Suzuki will unveil the production version of iV-4 concept SUV at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. It was speculated that Maruti will launch the production version of XA Alpha in India; however, nothing has been confirmed on the same. We expect that Maruti could launch the production version of the Suzuki iV-4 in the Indian car market.
Q. What is the launch date of Suzuki iV-4 SUV in India?
Ans: The production version of the compact SUV is expected to make its official debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. It is quite early to comment whether it will come to India or not, but we expect it to be launched in the country by the second half of 2015.
Q. What is the mileage of Suzuki iV-4 SUV?
Ans: This model will be offered in both petrol and diesel guise. While the petrol version of the sedan is likely to return a decent fuel economy of around 14-15kmpl, the oil burner is expected to offer a good mileage of around 20kmpl.
Q. Tell me about new Suzuki iV-4’s power?
Ans: This compact sports utility vehicle will be made available in both petrol and diesel guise. While the oil burner is likely to get the 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine that produces 120bhp and 320Nm of torque, the petrol model gets the 1.6-litre mill producing 120bhp and 156Nm of torque. The company might also use the 1.3-litre multi-jet diesel engine producing 89bhp and a 1.4-litre petrol engine that produces 93bhp.
Q. What is the Suzuki iV-4 price?
Ans: If it comes to India, it will be priced in the range of Rs. 7-9 lakh.
Q. What are new Suzuki iV-4’s safety and other features?
Ans: The SUV is expected to get all the standard safety features including dual airbags, ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brake-Force Distribution), brake assist, central locking, engine immobilizer and others. The top-of-the line models are expected to get automatic climate control, leather upholstery on seats, leather wrapped steering wheel and others.
Q. Tell me about new Suzuki iV-4 SUV engine options?
Ans: For the Indian market, the Suzuki iV-4 SUV is likely to feature 1.3-litre multi-jet diesel and a 1.4-litre petrol engine. The company might also fit the more powerful 1.6-litre diesel and petrol engine options.
Q. Will new Suzuki iV-4 come in diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, it will be offered in both diesel and petrol fuel options. The 1.3-litre multi-jet diesel engine or 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine are expected to power the oil burner.
Q. Will new Suzuki iV-4 SUV come in automatic transmission gearbox?
Ans: Yes, the petrol version of the SUV will be coupled to a five-speed automatic transmission gearbox. The company might also introduce the automated manual transmission gearbox.
Q. Will new Suzuki iV-4 come in LPG or CNG versions?
Ans: No, it will only be offered in petrol and diesel fuel options.
Q. Which engine will power Suzuki iV-4 diesel?
Ans: The vehicle is expected to power the 1.6-litre CRDi diesel engine. However, the company might also launch this compact SUV with 1.3-litre multi-jet diesel engine that also powers the Ertiga MPV.
Q. Will Suzuki iV-4 launch in India?
Ans: It is quite early to comment whether it will come to India or not. However, the company might bring this product against the likes of Renault Duster and others in the segment.
Q. What is the boot space of Suzuki iV-4?
Ans: The luggage carrying capacity of this SUV is yet to be announced, but we expect that this product is likely to offer about 300-400-litres of boot space which can be further extended by folding the rear seats.
Q. What is the ground clearance of Suzuki iV-4?
Ans: The iV-4 compact SUV is likely to get a high ground clearance of around 180-200mm.