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By Jimny! Suzuki’s little 4×4 celebrates 50th anniversary

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – 2020 saw the cute (but tough!) Suzuki Jimny on/off-roader celebrate its 50th anniversary in South Africa during whic time more than three million units were sold around the world. It’s history, however, goes back another three years… A Japanese car company called HOPE introduced its Hopestar ON360, a tiny 4×4… Continue reading By Jimny! Suzuki’s little 4×4 celebrates 50th anniversary

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Suzuki Jimny in running for World Car title finals

LONDON, England – Suzuki ‘s big little guy, the 2019 Jimny, has made it to the semi-finals of three categories in the 2019 World Car awards. It’s sister, the Suzuki Ignis,, had successes for the Ignis in 2017 and the Swift in 2018 in the World Urban Car category. The Jimny has so far made… Continue reading Suzuki Jimny in running for World Car title finals

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Suzuki Jimny: It might be small – but it’s BIG! off-road

First all-new Suzuki Jimnys in 20 years First models with dealers in November 2018 Prices to start at estimated R265 000 JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Suzuki will have what it calls ”its new giant killer” at the 2018 Johannesburg Festival of Motoring in Johannesburg – the all-new Suzuki Jimny. ”The new Jimny,” the automaker says, ”fills… Continue reading Suzuki Jimny: It might be small – but it’s BIG! off-road

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7000km, five summits, two adventurers – and one Suzuki Jimny

Living in – and working for – Africa Modern-day trek for young couple Plucky little Suzuki Jimny key to adventure SOMEWHERE on the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, a tough little Suzuki Jimny nicknamed Badger is parked in the shadow of the Mountains of the Moon. This 2011 4×4 is… Continue reading 7000km, five summits, two adventurers – and one Suzuki Jimny

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If you knew Suzy, you’d love your Jimny

Since its launched in 1998 the Suzuki Jimny has accumulated a major global following of loyal owners with its practical looks and as a quirky alternative to a supermini or crossover SUV. To add customer appeal for 2016 a Jimny Adventure Special Edition is now on sale with a very limited production run of just 200… Continue reading If you knew Suzy, you’d love your Jimny

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Sizzling Suzuki sets record for top three sellers

SWIFT SELLER – Suzuki SA had stellar June sales, helped by the popular Swift. Image: SuppliedCAPE TOWN, South Africa – June 2022 was another stellar sales month for Suzuki Auto as it closed in on 5000 sales in a one month. The brand sold 4622 vehicles for an overall passenger vehicle market share of 15.26%… Continue reading Sizzling Suzuki sets record for top three sellers

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Suzuki Swift SA’s best-selling car in April ’22

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki Auto SA in April 2022 set another sales record with 3696 new vehicles delivered to South African customers and a five more to regional customers. It was the fourth consecutive month of sales records for the brand. Naamsa – the industry business council – also reported the Suzuki Swift as… Continue reading Suzuki Swift SA’s best-selling car in April ’22