Suzuki Australia has launched its mini car, the Alto today with cars going for sale across the country from August 1. The mini Suzuki is built in India but to Japanese specifications and design. Pricing will start at $12,490 for the GL and $14,490 for the GLX-Series*.
CarAdvice spent the day driving around Brisbane's CBD in the littlest Suzuki and our own tests show an unbelievable fuel economy figure of 3.5L/100km from the three-cylinder, 996cc engine in real world, city and highway driving. Official fuel consumption figures are 4.8L/100km.
Suzuki believes the Alto is set to challenge the market and ultimately become the most popular Suzuki, overtaking the Swift. From what we've seen so far, there is no doubt it will do just that.
Stay tuned as CarAdvice will have a First Steer published on the Alto in the next 12 hours.
* Prices are Recommended Vehicle Pricing and do not include dealer or government charges.