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New look for Suzuki Swift – the best-seller

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – The Suzuki Swift, South Africa’s top award-winning Budget Car of the Year, has a fresh, new look and extra specifications. The current generation Suzuki Swift was introduced to South Africa in 2018 and has since become a best-seller. Along the way it’s scored Car of the Year nominations and awards in… Continue reading New look for Suzuki Swift – the best-seller

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Suzuki SA breaks another sales record with fun-to-drive cars

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki Auto SA has just completed its best dealer and overall sales month on record. Naamsa, the automotive business council, reported last week that Suzuki sold 2397 vehicles through March 2021 which broke the previous best by nearly 12% and improved on its March 2020 sales performance by 92%. More importantly,… Continue reading Suzuki SA breaks another sales record with fun-to-drive cars

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‘Hey, my Brezza!’ New ‘best-seller’ compact coming from Suzuki

Vitara Brezza, ‘a global best-seller’ Touch-screen infotainment, aircon, standard Manual and auto options available JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – India’s most popular compact SUV – the Suzuki Brezza – is the fastest compact SUV to reach 500 000 sales in that country. Now it’s on the South African market. Suzuki SA describes the model as ”dynamic… Continue reading ‘Hey, my Brezza!’ New ‘best-seller’ compact coming from Suzuki

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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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Greater Dezire: Updates already for 2021 Suzuki model range

• Suzuki makes its popular B-segment sedan even more Dzireable • New look with redesigned grille and spec upgrades • Electronic stability control now standard across the range JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki SA says it has made its Swift-based budget compact sedan, the Dzire, better equipped for 2021. Though the Dzire shares a platform… Continue reading Greater Dezire: Updates already for 2021 Suzuki model range

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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