Suzuki updates Grand Vitara - 2013

Suzuki updates Grand Vitara - 2013

On the road prices for Suzuki's updated Grand Vitara are set to start at just under £16,000, it has been revealed.

The company has made several design changes, both inside and out, with new alloy wheel designs and black headlight inserts on the vehicle's higher range versions.

The Grand Vitara's emergency tyre repair kit has been replaced by a temporary spare wheel on the rear door, that adds weight but saves space and - likebreakdown cover - provides practicality in an emergency situation.

Greener credentials have been achieved through engine management software changes, reducing CO2 emissions from 179g/km to 174g/km and dropping the model down one road tax bracket. The cut is set to save drivers £20 on their annual bills.

Fuel economy is also slightly better on the 2013 model at 42.8mpg compared to the 41.5mpg offered by the 2012 version. Prices start at £15,995 for the 1.6-litre petrol SZ3.

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