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2020 Suzuki Baleno upgrade delivers even safer drives

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Suzuki Auto SA says it has crammed even more safety features together with its mechanical warranty into its ”already jam-packed” Baleno range. Main news is the addition of an electronic stability system in all Baleno models which combines stability and traction control to help to maintain vehicle traction through controlling… Continue reading 2020 Suzuki Baleno upgrade delivers even safer drives

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Suzuki hits record sales despite Covid shutdown crisis

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki Auto SA  believes its sales for June 2020 have surprised the local market with  sales back at pre-lockdown levels and its dealer network breaking records. The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers (Naamsa) reports that Suzuki Auto SA has leapt up the sales chart with 1433 unit sales, all but one… Continue reading Suzuki hits record sales despite Covid shutdown crisis

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Ignision! Suzuki’s baby SUV to light up SA compacts

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – One of this South Africa’s favourite compact city SUV’s has a new look and more features for 2020. It’s the Suzuki Ignis and, boy, is it cute. The range has yet to be launched in South Africa. André Venter, divisional manager for sales and marketing at Suzuki Auto SA, reminded… Continue reading Ignision! Suzuki’s baby SUV to light up SA compacts

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Suzuki’s upstart SUV stands taller thanks to Bilstein

GOOD NEWS for Suzuki Jimny owners who like a bit of rough: Bilstein has added the tough little 4×4 to its list of vehicles that can benefit from the installation of an aftermarket set of body-raising shock-absorbers. Bilstein’s ‘Raise Your Game’ kits have added 12 parts numbers to its inventory which now includes, along with… Continue reading Suzuki’s upstart SUV stands taller thanks to Bilstein

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Suzuki SA fighting the virus through pricing and servicing

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki Auto South Africa says it has committed itself to being more focused on affordable mobility given the economic impact of the coronavirus. The company recently launched South Africa’s new S-Presso and has committed to extending its promotional five-year/200 000km* mechanical warranty beyond the initial launch period. ”At an entry R134… Continue reading Suzuki SA fighting the virus through pricing and servicing

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Suzuki stays small (so do the prices!) with S-Presso mini-SUV new in SA

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Will this cute little guy from the experts when it comes to budget vehicles become the cream of the crop among small economy cars, as its coffee-related name – Suzuki S-Presso – might suggest? Sizewise, it’s more of an espresso cup than a takeaway latte in a cardboard carton but that’s… Continue reading Suzuki stays small (so do the prices!) with S-Presso mini-SUV new in SA

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Suzuki SA vehicle sales sizzle as 2020 fizzes in

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki SA sold a record number of cars, commercials and SUV units through January 2020. The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers reported 1632 of its vehicles sold  through the first month of the new decade to show 61.4% sales growth over a year earlier. André Venter, divisional sales manager for Suzuki… Continue reading Suzuki SA vehicle sales sizzle as 2020 fizzes in

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Suzuki planning more hybrids for launch early 2020

LONDON, England – Suzuki Britain is to add three 48-volt self-charging hybrid derivatives to its range in early 2020 along with a K14D Boosterjet petrol engine. The automaker says its new Hybrid Powertrain is in line with plans to further reduce CO2 emissions across its entire model range. The changes will involve Swift Sport, Vitara,… Continue reading Suzuki planning more hybrids for launch early 2020

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Suzuki Auto beats odds for October sales record

JOHANNESBURG, South AfricA – Suzuki Auto SA says it is riding a wave of popularity thanks to recording its best-yet sales month in October 2019. The Japanese brand sold 1629 vehicles that month, beating its best by 48 units or three percent  and ranking it in the nine top-selling OEMs in South Africa. Suzuki also… Continue reading Suzuki Auto beats odds for October sales record