New Suzuki Swift Touches Down Ahead Of June 2 Launch

New Suzuki Swift touches down ahead of June 2 launch

A batch of all-new 2017 Suzuki Swifts have arrived from the factory in Japan for the Australian launch on June 2, ready to help add some life to our flagging light car market.

The new Swift – which replaces the seven-year-old outgoing model – is the latest in a line of new offerings from Suzuki, and by far its most important.

Update2: Baseball: Suzuki Goes Deep Twice As Carp's Homers Down Dena

UPDATE2: Baseball: Suzuki goes deep twice as Carp's homers down DeNA

Cleanup hitter Seiya Suzuki went deep twice as the Central-League leading Hiroshima Carp scored all its runs on four home runs, beating the DeNA BayStars 6-1 behind eight strong innings from Akitake Okada on Saturday.

Okada (3-1), who was 4-3 with a 3.02 ERA last year as a rookie, allowed a hit each in his first four innings but no runs until the eighth at Yokohama Stadium. He struck out six while scattering six hits and a walk in a 122-pitch outing.

New Suzuki Swift Comes With A £2,000 Premium Over Its Predecessor In Uk

New Suzuki Swift Comes With A £2,000 Premium Over Its Predecessor In UK

After it debuted in full at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, some 3 months following its official presentation, the new generation Suzuki Swift is now arranging its UK market launch, from June 1.

It comes with a £10,999 ($14,114) starting price, which makes it £2,000 ($2,566) more expensive than its predecessor, but comes with more standard features in return.

2018 Maruti Suzuki Dzire Is India's Swift Sedan

2018 Maruti Suzuki Dzire Is India's Swift Sedan

The 2018 Maruti Suzuki Dzire has just debuted in India as the new compact sedan for Suzuki's Indian affiliate.

Underpinning the new Dzire is the same lightweight architecture as the latest Suzuki Swift, allowing the new car to be significantly stronger and more rigid than its predecessor. The improved chassis is then complemented by a selection of other significant modifications.

Suzuki Returns To Seattle As Member Of 3,000-hit Club

Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3,000-hit club

SEATTLE (AP) -- Ichiro Suzuki received a rousing ovation Monday for his first at-bat in Safeco Field as a member of the 3,000-hit club.

The Japanese star spent his first 11 1/2 American seasons with Seattle, getting 2,533 hits before heading to the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins.

All-new Euro Spec 2017 Suzuki Swift Lands Quietly In Geneva

All-New Euro Spec 2017 Suzuki Swift Lands Quietly In GenevaSuzuki's new-generation Swift is currently on display at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, with UK sales scheduled for June of this year.
In order to suit the needs of European customers, Suzuki conducted tests on European roads, where teams of local evaluation drivers helped hone the new car. Testing the chassis commenced back in January of 2016 in the UK and Germany, with as many as 90 different suspension prototypes tested in total.

This Tiny Suzuki Kei Pickup Truck Has An Ls V8

This Tiny Suzuki Kei Pickup Truck Has An LS V8The tiny Suzuki Mighty Boy is one of the most iconic models to be spawned from Japan’s love of ‘kei cars’.
Designed as a pocket-sized pickup truck, it has enough room in the bed for about two and half hammers yet somehow, a crazy Mighty Boy owner from Australia has managed to cram an LS V8 engine under its skin.

2018 Suzuki Vitara Facelift Spied

2018 Suzuki Vitara facelift spiedThe Suzuki Vitara facelift has been spotted undergoing cold weather testing in Sweden.
Although there’s plenty of camouflage tape up front, we can see that this prototype has a mesh grille and a revised lower air intake treatment.

Facelifted Suzuki Vitara Scooped Snow Hunting

Facelifted Suzuki Vitara Scooped Snow HuntingProduction of the current Suzuki Vitara may have only commenced two years ago but the brand has already started testing a facelifted version, spied here for the very first time.
It is difficult to say when the facelifted Suzuki Vitara will launch, but a debut in the next 12 months seems likely. For now, we can identify a number of elements which differentiate it from the outgoing car, particularly on a styling front.

Suzuki Australia Keen For A Sportier Baleno

Suzuki Australia keen for a sportier BalenoSuzuki’s local boss, Andrew Moore, says the company’s Australian arm would really like a sportier-looking version of the Boosterjet-powered Baleno hatch.
Moore’s statement comes after a new Baleno RS was revealed for the Indian market, sporting a number of styling enhancements over the standard car for a more aggressive look.