2013 Suzuki SX4 Review from North America

2013 Suzuki SX4 JA 2.0 gas

Model year2013
Year of manufacture2012
First year of ownership2013
Most recent year of ownership2013
Engine and transmission 2.0 gas Automatic
Distance when acquired5 kilometres
Most recent distance173 kilometres
Previous carAcura 1.6 EL

Summary:

Cheapest import out there!

Faults:

Button for closing up the outside air doesn't turn on.

Driver and passenger door are hard to close.

-27 weather is hard on fuel economy. Only 150km for half a tank of city driving. 50L tank.

Does the engine need a break in period?

General Comments:

Decent mileage; 26 MPG city and 35 MPG highway.

Seats sit high. Easy to get in and out. Soft seats.

Good pickup. CVT auto manual slows the car down good, don't need to brake as much.

Lots of standards (A/C, 8 airbags, armrests, AUX Input, 4 disc brakes).

MSRP - $12,200.

Grey pearl paint - $200.

Auto-manual - $1,300.

Fees - $1,500.

They took off freight.

Total $15,212.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Don't Know

Review Date: 20th January, 2013

19th Oct 2013, 21:32

That's about 17l/100km; it's pretty high, even for a new car. It's probably the temperature that didn't help, and the city driving, especially for short distances. Once the engine is broken-in (after about 20.000km), you will probably get about 14-15l/100km in similar conditions.