Suzuki Grand Vitara Review & Road Test

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Make
Model
Variant
Type
Car Details
Make
Make
SUZUKI
Model
Model
GRAND VITARA
Variant
Variant
(4x4)
Series
Series
JT MY08 UPGRADE
Year
Year
2009
Body Type
Body Type
4D WAGON
Seats
Seats
-
CarAdvice Ratings
Overall
Overall
6.0 /10
Our Review
Our Review
Pricing
New Price
New Price
N/A
Private Sale
Private Sale
$9,680 - $11,000
Dealer Retail
Dealer Retail
$11,100 - $13,200
Dealer Trade
Dealer Trade
$7,800 - $8,800
Engine Specifications
Engine Type
Engine Type
DIESEL TURBO F/INJ
Engine Size
Engine Size
1.9L
Cylinders
Cylinders
DIESEL TURBO 4
Max. Torque
Max. Torque
300Nm @  2000rpm
Max. Power
Max. Power
95kW @  3750rpm
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
58.3W/kg
Bore & Stroke
Bore & Stroke
80x93mm
Compression Ratio
Compression Ratio
17
Valve Gear
Valve Gear
SINGLE OVERHEAD CAM
Drivetrain Specifications
Transmission
Transmission
5 SP MANUAL
Drive Type
Drive Type
4x4
Final Drive Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
3.585
Fuel Specifications
Fuel Type
Fuel Type
DIESEL
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Tank Capacity
66Litres
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
7L / 100km
Weight & Measurement
Kerb Weight
Kerb Weight
1630
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight
4170Kg
Height
Height
1695mm
Length
Length
4500mm
Width
Width
1810mm
Ground Clearance
Ground Clearance
200mm
Towing Capacity
Towing Capacity
Brake:2000  Unbrake:750
Steering & Suspension
Steering Type
Steering Type
RACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning Circle
Turning Circle
11
Front Rim Size
Front Rim Size
6.5x17
Rear Rim Size
Rear Rim Size
6.5x17
Front Tyres
Front Tyres
225/65 R17
Rear Tyres
Rear Tyres
225/65 R17
Wheel Base
Wheel Base
2640
Front Track
Front Track
1570
Rear Track
Rear Track
1570
Front Brakes
Front Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Rear Brakes
Rear Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Front Suspension
Front Suspension
MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension
Multi-link system, Coil Spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Standard Features
Comfort
Comfort
Automatic Air Con / Climate Control
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Traction Control System, Vehicle Stability Control
Driver
Driver
Cruise Control, Leather Steering Wheel, Power Steering
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
Limited Slip Differential
Entertainment
Entertainment
Radio CD with 4 Speakers
Exterior
Exterior
Power Mirrors, Roof Racks
Interior
Interior
Cloth Trim, Power Windows
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
Dual Front Airbag Package, Anti-lock Braking, Head Airbags, Side Airbags, Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
Security
Security
Central Locking Remote Control, Engine Immobiliser
Optional Features
Comfort
Comfort
-
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
-
Driver
Driver
-
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
-
Entertainment
Entertainment
-
Exterior
Exterior
-
Interior
Interior
-
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
-
Security
Security
-
ECO & Safety Ratings
ANCAP Crash Test
ANCAP Crash Test
8
Green Vehicle
Green Vehicle
7
Green House
Green House
-
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
-
CO2 Emission
CO2 Emission
185grams/km
Other
Discontinued Date
Discontinued Date
31/07/2012
Service Interval
Service Interval
12 months /  15,000 kms
Warranty
Warranty
36 months /  100,000 kms
VIN Plate Location
VIN Plate Location
Centre Eng Bay Scuttle
Country of Origin
Country of Origin
Japan