The 2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara is all set to be redesigned undergo some major changes after a long layoff. With this model prevailing in the car market for nearly 20 years changes to its design was made last time two years back. According to many, the 2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara would be entering a new generation with its revamped model and renewed design, however, having said that, there is nothing official with regard to this news but all are speculative.
This great, renowned and famous SUV has always been in the news for its reliability, strength, and its brilliant off-road abilities. With the 2018 model, better handling in both on- and off-road drive can definitely be expected. It is going to be a nice blend of attractive exterior design, spacious interior, some fantastic safety features and enhanced performance. With these improvements on, the new 2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara is expected to lock horns with rivals such as Mazda CX-5 and Hyundai Tucson.
2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara – Muscular and Sporty Design
The 2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara would be a lot lighter and hence extremely easy to handle. As far as the exterior is concerned, the 2018 Suzuki Vitara SUV would be only mildly refreshed. Its recognizable muscular and sporty design would be improved with minor but noticeable changes throughout the body.
On the front end, there is a refreshed headlamp and new grille. They will also be endowed with new LED lighting. Furthermore, there will be a revised bumper as well. The rear lights are expected to undergo minor modifications as well. It will be equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels.
The cabin will be endowed and equipped with a whole lot of infotainment features like MP3, Bluetooth, climate control, navigation, keyless entry etc. Suzuki has always given safety top-notch importance and it shows as the car possesses electronic stability control, six airbags, parking sensors, a rear-view camera, etc.
2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara – Engine Expectations
Getting to the engine, all that can be said is that everything is still based on speculations and rumors. However, it is believed that the upcoming Suzuki Grand Vitara would be powered with the same old engine as the current version. The word is of the 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that is able to leverage torque of 162 pound-feet and 166hp.
It would be probably connected to a five-speed manual transmission. However, there are sources that delineate that it may get a dual-clutch automatic gearbox.
2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara – Launch Date and Cost
The new Suzuki Grand Vitara could be available in the market from late 2017 or early 2018. As regards to the price, there is nothing officially known as yet. However, it is assumed that it could be starting roughly at somewhere around $25,000 or so.
The car would not be available for sale in the US market. But it would be launched in Japan and in some other Asian markets as well. It is also going to be released in Australia. The 2018 Suzuki Grand Vitara has all the making for a car to be cherishing.