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19 April 2017

Suzuki at the Auto Shanghai 2017


Suzuki Motor Corporation has unveiled the Ultra Compact SUV Ignis and the C-segment crossover SX4 S-CROSS at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition, which is being held in Shanghai, China from 19 April, 2017*.

Press days: 19-20, April. Public days: 21-28, April.

The Ignis will be produced at Suzuki’s Sagara Plant in Japan, and distributed through the Chinese subsidiary Suzuki Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd. The SX4 S-CROSS with renewed front face will be produced and distributed by the Chinese joint venture Chongqing Changan Suzuki Automobile Co., Ltd. These two models are planned to be launched in 2017.
The Suzuki booth is exhibiting eight automobile models, three motorcycle models, and one outboard motor model to appeal the Suzuki brand.

<Overview of the main exhibits>

Ignis (scheduled for production)

  • - Distinctive design which inherits Suzuki design DNA throughout the model
  • - Utility that meets various lifestyles
  • - Adoption of high-rigidity and lightweight new-generation platform
  • - 1.2L DUALJET engine
  • - Overall length 3,700mm x overall width 1,660mm x overall height 1,595mm

SX4 S-CROSS (minor-change)

  • - Bold, SUV-look front mask
  • - Cabin and luggage space that meets family usage
  • - Stable driving performance thanks to ALLGRIP (for 4WD variant)
  • - 1.6L petrol/1.4L BOOSTERJET engine
  • - Overall length 4,300mm x overall width 1,765mm x overall height 1,585mm

<Other exhibits>

Automobiles (production models) : Jimny, Grand Vitara, Vitara, Alivio, Swift, and Alto
Motorcycle (production models)
(scheduled for production)
: Hayabusa, V-Strom650
: V-Strom250
Outboard motor (production model) : DF90