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A short history of the Suzuki four-wheel drive

The Suzuki four-wheel drive turns 50 this year. We take a look back at what makes this little battler so special...

2021 Suzuki Jimny review

Just why is the 2021 Suzuki Jimny so gosh-darn lovable? James bonds with the character-packed 4x4.

The world's cutest Suzuki Jimnys are coming to Australia

Just in case you don’t find Suzuki’s mini-off-roader cute and charismatic enough, Japanese auto styling house DAMD Inc now offers dress-up kits to make your JB64 series Suzuki Jimny look like, well, a number of different classic off-roaders. There are currently two kits on offer: ‘Little-D’, a nod to the classic Land Rover Defender, and ‘Mini-G’, which sports the sleek, yet boxy, features of a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen...

2019 Suzuki Jimny automatic review

We've tested the Jimny extensively off-road and we know what it is capable of, but this time we drive the auto around town to see if it makes sense as a city car.

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Suzuki Jimny Videos

Video: 1977 Suzuki LJ50 v 2021 Suzuki Jimny comparison

Mechanically, these two vehicles have plenty in common: a small revvy petrol engine, live axles, ladder chassis, big tyres (for the size of the car), and wheels at the extremities of each corner.

Video: Suzuki Jimny v Lada Niva – flex comparison and tug-of-war

How far have we really come? The 2020 Suzuki Jimny squares off against the 1988 Lada Niva to see which pint-sized 4X4 performs best on a RTI (Ramp Travel Index) test, and a tug of war!

Comparison: 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon and Suzuki Jimny take on the LandCruiser

For all their foibles, warts and all, these three 4X4s remain beloved in the hearts of off-roading enthusiasts old and new. But, out of the new 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, 2019 Suzuki Jimny and 2019 Toyota LandCruiser 79 Series 'Troopcarrier', which is most capable and our favourite off-road? Find out, right here.

REVIEW: 2019 Suzuki Jimny manual, off-road

Chances are, you’re not buying the 2019 Suzuki Jimny as a family car, which slightly softens the blow of it having a poor safety rating. If you’re buying it for fun and excitement, however, along with a good dose of solid off-road capability, then I reckon you’re barking up the right tree...

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Suzuki Jimny Comparisons

1977 Suzuki LJ50 v 2021 Suzuki Jimny comparison

We pit Suzuki's modern classic four-wheel drive against a true two-stroke classic off-roader.

Naughty Shorties: Jeep Wrangler versus Suzuki Jimny off-road comparison

Biggest isn't always best, and the alternative is a dying breed of four-wheel drive. We take a closer look at two surviving examples of short-wheelbase life.

Old v New: Suzuki Jimny v Lada Niva comparison

How far have we really come in the automotive world? Yes, you can choose an electric-powered, semi-autonomous, highly complex and intelligent car, but in reality most of the vehicles we drive haven’t fundamentally changed in the past half-century...

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Suzuki Jimny News

2022 Suzuki Jimny Lite price and specs: $26,990 before on-road costs for cheaper 4x4

2022 Suzuki Jimny Lite pricing and specification Cheaper off-roader to start from $26,990 before on-road costs Alloy wheels, 7.0-inch touchscreen and more removed More details due on Thursday, ahead of local launch on August 1 "Outstanding levels of interest" have seen Suzuki announce a price for the new 2022 Suzuki Jimny Lite earlier than expected: $26,990 before on-road costs...

2018-20 Suzuki Jimny recalled with fuel pump and airbag faults: Up to 4282 vehicles affected

Suzuki Australia has recalled up to 4282 examples of its 2018-20 Jimny off-roader, citing two separate faults relating to the fuel pump and airbags. The affected vehicles were sold between 9 May 2018 and 2 December 2020 (Model Years 2018 to 2020). Four separate recall notices – outlining the two faults – were lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)...

Cheaper 2022 Suzuki Jimny Lite confirmed for Australia, here by August

Suzuki has announced the new 2021 Suzuki Jimny Lite for Australia, which will lower the entry price for Suzuki’s popular pint-sized off-roader. It is so far unclear how many examples of the Jimny Lite Suzuki plans to ship to Australia. However, a local spokesperson for the brand told CarAdvice the new variant would “definitely bring down wait times,” which currently sit at 6-8 months...

2024 Suzuki Jimny Hybrid in development – report

The 2024 Suzuki Jimny Hybrid is on the way, as the Japanese car maker moves towards an electrified, low-emissions model range. Future plans revealed by Austrian publication Die Motorprofis show the entire Suzuki line-up will move to electrification in order to meet strict emissions laws in Europe...

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Suzuki Jimny Owner Reviews

2000 Suzuki Jimny JX (4x4) review

Most reliable car/'Beep' (too small to call it a Jeep) I have ever driven! I have had it 15 years and this is the first time I have had any trouble. It's old now and I dread parting with it. The Jimny has got me through snow, mud, floods and mountains. The body has remained without rust even though I live within 3km of the sea...

2015 Suzuki Jimny Review

I bought the Jimny new, in March 2015. First thing I did was to take out the rear seats, and fit a "storage" system that would hold all I need for trips by myself, swag-camping along the way. As long as you "get it", you cannot be anything other than rapped with these little beasts...

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