The SX4 is a mini crossover, developed jointly by Fiat and Suzuki. The model was originally released in 2006. During these, almost 10 years of production, we saw few modifications of this model. The second generation was presented at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Same year, this model came into production. After two years of production, we still don’t expect some bigger modifications. However, this model comes as big novelty in some parts of the world. According to the latest reports, this year it will come to India, along with some other models of this Japanese manufacturer.
2016 Suzuki SX4 details
As we already mentioned, 2016 Suzuki SX4 shouldn’t come with some bigger modifications. The most important news is that second generation of this mini crossover will come to Indian market. The testing model has been spied already. Compared to model that is offered to some other markets, this one will have some unique characteristics, in order to meet the demands of Indian drivers. When it is about dimensions, 2016 Suzuki SX4 for the Indian market will come slightly bigger, but those differences are minor. It is adapted to the Indian market and it will compete mostly with models such as Renault Duster or Ford EcoSport. Besides India, this model is already offered in many countries all over the world. Although it isn’t available in U.S or Canada, it could be found on the markets such as Brazil, Mexico, Europe, Middle East, Russia etc.
2016 Suzuki SX4 engine
This mini crossover is available with two engines. There is one petrol and one diesel unit in offer. The base engine is Suzuki’s well-known and proven 1.6 liter petrol engine which has maximum output of 104 hp and 107 lb-ft of max torque. When it is about diesel engine, this unit is jointly developed by Suzuki and Fiat and it is based on the Fiat’s excellent Multi Jet technology. This engine produces around 90 horses and 150 pound-feet of torque and it is also characterized by excellent fuel economy – around 50 mpg in a combined drive. The transmission for 2016 Suzuki SX4 is either manual or CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission).
2016 Suzuki SX4 release date
The 2016 Suzuki SX4 will come somewhere later this year. More precise date is still unknown. The 2016 SX4 will be from now produced in India too.