At the Geneva Motor Show in 2015 presented the Japanese Suzuki iK-2 Concept hatchback, as well as the iM-4 SUV Concept. Initially it was assumed that in the future it could become a production version of the Jimny 4 generation, but it later emerged that it would be an independent model.
Outside Suzuki iM-4 received several controversial and not too off-road, but there is a complete set-wheel drive and a 1.2-liter gasoline engine equipped with a function of “start/stop” system and brake energy regeneration.
Specifications, however, are not called.
The basis of the Suzuki iM-4 Concept lay completely new platform will make the car lighter and construction – tougher. This should have a positive impact on the security, efficiency and manageability.
Overall length Suzuki iM-4 is 3693 mm, the value of the wheelbase – 2438 width – 1709, height – 1, 566. Thus, a car of its size turned out to be fairly close to the current Jimny.
The appearance of the production version of iM-4 is scheduled for 2018, the new product will be available not only to complete, but with front-wheel drive, and a pair of 1.2-liter aspirated Dualjet be 1.0-liter turbo unit Boosterjet. The price model will start at $ 17,225.