Restyled exterior of the 2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross is a highlight of upcoming model. Cover of the cooler and engine are new, as well as headlights and bumpers. All in all, look will bring something new in the lineup, and it should attract more buyers. Nevertheless, there are numerous minor changes, which are not visible at first sight. Modifications are ready for engine room, with brand new drivetrain under the hood. New driving system and design changes are enough to alarm all crossover lovers around the world.
2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross drivetrains
Old 1.6-l 4-cylinder petrol unit is now history. Instead of it, engineers prepared BoosterJet engine. There are dour total units for 2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross. Entry-level trims are getting small 1.0-l 4-cylinder engine which can make 112 hp and 170 Nm, or 125 lb-ft of torque. More power comes from 1.4-l engine. This unit can make 140 hp and 165 lb-ft of torque. In European metric system, it is 220 Nm. Nevertheless, 2017 SX4 s-cross offers diesel variant. It is 1.6-l JTD MultiJet drivetrain with 120 hp and 240 lb-ft of torque, or 320 Nm. All engines are paired with 6-speed manual transmission. Before this model, CVT was available, but not anymore.
2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross features
Dimensions of the upcoming 2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross are nearly the same as for its predecessors. Ground clearance is 7 inches, or around 185 mm. This is the same as for new Vitara. Nevertheless, features list for SX4 s-cross is now longer. Crossover offers start/stop system and brake assist. Touch-screen display is standard, and navigation is optional. Safety gets another boost with rearview camera. From other equipment, there are cloth upholstery, steering wheel with command buttons and new dashboard. Pillars are redesigned, and visibility is better than earlier.
2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross release details
Company announced that 2017 Suzuki SX4 s-cross is coming in September. Same report also saying that SUV is going to be available from 14,000 euro. However, top of the class models will cost 24,000 euro. Nevertheless, there we can find BoosterJet engine, premium upholstery and additional packages. Estimations about fuel economy numbers are still missing. However, this compact crossover will be more economical than ever.