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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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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 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

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Suzuki SA brings GLX spex to sporty Swift range

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki fans who want the high specification level of the Swift Sport, but who do not necessarily opt for the additional power of the BoosterJet engine, can now choose a Suzuki Swift with GLX specification level. The new Suzuki Swift 1.2 GLX takes a leaf from the highest specification level of… Continue reading Suzuki SA brings GLX spex to sporty Swift range

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Suzuki scores on sales – but looking to set more records

  ​One of two best sales months by Suzuki SA Average more than 1000 units a month …and two more models are on the way JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Suzuki SA has made May 2019  one of its best sales months yet. André Venter, divisional sales and marketing boss at Suzuki SA, reported  “…we sold… Continue reading Suzuki scores on sales – but looking to set more records

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Suzuki a market leader through 2018 – now comes Boosterjet

Brand now member of 1000-a-month club Boosterjet engines green-lighted for 2019 Suzuki sales soar, by Jiminy (and others!) JOHANNESBURG, South Africa- After a decade back in South Africa and with the success of the Jimny, Ignis and Swift, Suzuki is now officially part of the 1000-sales-a-month club and a Top 10 brand to boot. Official… Continue reading Suzuki a market leader through 2018 – now comes Boosterjet

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2018 Suzuki Sport: It’s a hot hatch in a smaller shell

Swifter Swift packs a bigger punch 1.4 turbo engine good for 200km/h High-efficiency automatic braking LONDON, England – It was launched into the Japanese domestic market in alte 2017 but now Suzuki Motor Corporation has unveiled the new Swift Sport for Europe as its all new global compact sport supermini. The new Swift Sport will be… Continue reading 2018 Suzuki Sport: It’s a hot hatch in a smaller shell

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Suzuki is South Africans’ favourite brand. Yet again!

Double score for Suzuki from cars.co.za COTY Vitara is Compact Family Car of the Year Suzuki Ignis wins Budget Car category JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Japanese compact-car specialist Suzuki is, at least according to the cars.co.za consumer awards, South Africa’s Brand of the Year. It’s also been listed as the first brand in the (fairly recent)… Continue reading Suzuki is South Africans’ favourite brand. Yet again!