Suzuki, the Japanese giant is an extremely popular automobile manufacturer which designs and develops standard vehicles, focusing more on the utility aspect rather than glamour quotient. The brand has a distinct demand for its products in the global auto export markets. One of its decent multi-purpose vehicle Suzuki Ertiga, might appear like a regular family car but is very popular, specially in ASEAN markets. In addition, it is accepted by various buyers in Philippines, all thanks to its commendable versatility character. This vehicle made its first debut presence in the year 2012 worldwide. Its launch intended to give tough competition to other cars such as Toyota Innova, Toyota Avanza, and Nissan Grand Livina and the growth of Ertiga is growing economies has been exponential.
For the Philippines buyers, this MPV comes packed in K14B engine series comprising the capacity of 1.4 litre in-lined 4 cylinder 16 valve DOHC and VVT Technology. This powerful engine churns out the maximum power output of 98 hp at 6000 rpm along with the peak torque of 130 Nm at 4000 rpm. For impressive accelerated pick up numbers and quick engine response, this engine is further coupled with 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic transmission. Besides that, this car by Suzuki is made available in three trim levels designated as GA, GL and GLX.
Every detail of its exterior facade have been enhanced and refined to lent this car flair, performance and the character which perfectly fits in this segment. Its outer designing portrays significant features which makes it a decent family car in the segment. Its design blends stylish, bold appearance with flowing and aerodynamic lines. One of its noticeable aspect is extended wheelbase that makes sure about the comfort of its occupants inside the three row cabin. For utility and storage of amenities, boot space is expandable into good figures with the foldable rear seats. Moreover, firm braking and suspension system gives good performance while stopping the vehicle instantaneously during emergencies without allowing the vehicle to get skid. Its other salient safety measures appointed in this MPV includes dual SRS airbags, keyless immobilizer, seat-belts, ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, fog lamps and many more. All in all, its looks might not woo you but looking after its practicality trait the thing which you will appreciate is its extended wheelbase dimension.
All-new variants of new Suzuki Ertiga are packed in efficient 1.4-litre K-series petrol engine employed with multi-point injection technology. This efficient engine is capable of delivering the fuel economy count of 12.3 kmpl in city and 16.2 kmpl in combined driving situations.
This amazing MPV by Suzuki is equipped with powerful engine series K14B packed in 1.4-litre (1373 cc) engine capacity and in-lined with 4-cylinder 16V DOHC Variable Valve Timing (VVT). This engine comprises the capacity of generating maximum power output of 98 hp at 6000 rpm along with the peak torque of 130 Nm at 4000 rpm.
The appointed petrol powertrain with capacity 1.4 litre comprises great potential in breaching the 100 kmph speed mark from standstill position in 13.9 seconds which pretty decent for this segment vehicle. Whereas, it acquires the maximum speed limit of 160 kmph.
Specifically designed for a large family, Suzuki Ertiga with its every detail added to its exterior profile so that it flairs a superior blend of performance and character both in single unit. Its radiator front grille with black-tinge is decorated with chrome accent and is embedded with Suzuki insignia at the centre expressing the signature look of Suzuki products. Its large and stylish set of headlamps and rear lamps fitted on the sides increases its entire appeal which can’t go unnoticed. The turn indicators appointed with the exterior mirror shows clear image of vehicles running parallel and indicates them about your turning. Bezel chrome finished fog lamps bestowed below the headlights provides clearer vision in extreme hazy situations. Further, the rear windscreen is employed with wiper to make a clear image of rear scene for driver so that any fatality can be avoided while driving the car.
New Suzuki Ertiga comprises well-proportioned exterior measurements and this helpfully made the interiors quite spacious. It has an overall proportion of 4265 mm x 1695 mm x 1685 mm (L X W X H). It also comprises great wheelbase of 2740 mm reflecting an advantage for the rear passengers. Its minimum ground clearance 185 mm.
Suzuki Ertiga is specially outlined to provide exceptional comfort and convenience to the occupants. With its large wheelbase this vehicle offers a spacious cabin which is further equipped with number of premium aspects and features. Giving a distinct effect to the cockpit, this car comprises two tone console placement and practicality that is required on-board. The two dials placed exactly in line of sight of the driver is emphasised with silver acrylic material accompanied with the special curve of the gauge. The equipped steering wheel mounted with lots of controls of this vehicle increase the drive-ability and operation over functions, giving extra convenience to the driver. The colour and upholstery wrapped over seats retain aesthetic value of new Suzuki Ertiga giving a familiar ambience to this car.
This MPV by Suzuki has bestowed with plenty of comfort features enabling you to sit in relaxation inside the cabin and enjoying your rides in excitement and thrill. The 7-seater car proposed significant amount of space for your legs, head and shoulders. In order to acquire maximum room for storage, this car is provided with foldable seats so that you store bulky things with ease. In addition, air conditioning vents are placed in all the three seating rows making all the occupants to enjoy with ride with desired temperature. It has power windows appointed on all the doors, serving as a convenient aspect. Also, it has got an adjustable steering column providing preferred seating position for the driver. Besides, the large cargo volume compartment, number of storage bins are located in seating rows wherein you can easily place your handy things.
Suzuki made strenuous efforts on providing maximum passenger to this prominent MPV occupants but this doesn't that the engineers have compromised with the boot area. With all of the seats in upright position, you get a measly 113 litres of boot space. However, with its foldable seat feature a whopping 785 litres of expandable boot compartment space is offered which is quite good.
The K14B series engine is mechanized in new Suzuki Ertiga comprising the capacity of 1.4 litre (1373 cc) and in-lined with 4-cylinder 16V DOHC that churns out upright power of 98 hp at 6000 rpm along with the peak torque of 130 Nm at 4000 rpm. Also, it is deployed with VVT (Variable Valve Timing Technology) which optimizes intake and exhaust of valve timing to deliver refine power and fuel economy. The variants are mated with 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic transmission giving you a choice for making the engine more responsive.
If you like to enjoy your favourite track while driving, then the new Suzuki Ertiga has got right feature. It comes fitted with an audio unit featuring radio tuner, CD player and compatible with MP3/WMA files. This segment has been enhanced with USB jack through which you can connect your gadgets and start swaying with the loved tunes. To facilitate the driver, its steering wheel is mounted with various controls, providing extra convenience to the driver. Even though you are driving all alone or moving on high speeds shuffling over tracks is much easy and quick with the direct controls over the vehicle.
All-new variants of Suzuki Ertiga are fitted with a set of steel and alloy wheels of size 15-inch comprising the tire specification as 185/65 R15. Wheels design improves grip of the vehicle over any kind of road surfaces.
The segment of handling and braking is good enough to give an easy and fun to drive vehicle to the buyers. The new Ertiga is deployed with superior suspension mechanism offering good stability and smooth ride. The front axle is installed with MacPherson strut with coil springs and rear axle with torsion beam with coil spring. This is further coordinate with ventilated disc brakes in the front wheels and drum, leading and trailing brakes in the rear. In GL and GLX variants, the active braking system is further assisted with ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution for instant stopping of the vehicle without skidding and interlocking of the wheels.
The high ground clearance of this MPV by Suzuki improves the drivability, especially in uneven roads and makes sure scratch-free journey. The equipped dual SRS airbag system for driver and front passenger ensures about the maximum safety to the occupants in the event of collision. Keyless immobilizer system keeps this car safe against any thefts and their malicious acts and doesn’t allow anyone to start the vehicle without original keys. Besides, the dynamics of this vehicle is further enhanced with ABS (Anti- Lock Braking System) with EBD (Electric Brake Distribution) giving exceptional stoppage performance. Other safety measures appointed to this vehicle includes ELR seat-belt, spare tyre and wheel, high mount stop lamp, security alarm and so on.