The Japanese are very fond of their cars to give vivid titles that they think represent the essence of their creation. Not spared this same fate and the Suzuki Splash. Translation from English states that Splash – it is nothing more than a splash at a glance any particular car does not cause strong emotions. For the first time hatchback concept was shown at the Paris Motor Show in 2006, and stood on the conveyor car two years later. Suzuki Splash is produced exclusively at its plant in Hungary, so surprising that this model shares the same platform with more eccentric Swift, producing the same, it is not necessary.
Models & Prices Suzuki Splash 2016.
|1.2 GLS MT||$13,400||1.2 petrol (94 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|1.2 GLS AT||$15,100||1.2 petrol (94 hp)||Automatic (4)||front|
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At the same time, Suzuki Splash can not boast of a large trunk. Standard compartment volume is only 178 liters, but the crop back back sofa that folds 60:40, useful space increases to 573 liters more impressive. The most expensive version of the GLS is equipped with an additional 35-liter trunk in the cellar niche, which, in turn, makes it difficult to extract the spare wheel hidden under it.
Interior Suzuki Splash hatchback is hardly bright, but boredom inherent in many of his classmates, is not observed. The most notable detail of the interior is derived outside dashboard tachometer that rises above the front panel. Controls the audio system and air conditioning system are intuitive and should be familiar to owners of Swift, and SX4. Main gripe in the interior of the Suzuki Splash affect materials. All panels are made of hard plastic, which sooner or later will start to allow “crickets”. One – liter motor that develops 65 hp (currently unavailable), is paired with a 5-speed manual transmission. The second – a 1.2-liter petrol engine produces 94 hp and can operate in pair with the same mechanics and 4-range gun. The amount of emissions for the most powerful version will not exceed 142 g/km, while the youngest modification of the highlights of 119 g/km. Any of the aggregates presented is not very high-torque. So, the owners say some difficulties when driving uphill, even when the Suzuki Splash is moving without luggage. But in view of these factors, the car is not bad to drive and rarely allows dangerously high body roll.
Updated Suzuki Splash 2016.
Four years after its premiere the smallest city car, Suzuki has had a small facelift compact Splash, the first picture which appeared on the official website of the automaker in early May of 2012. Updated Suzuki Splash 2016 model year is a bit sportier than its predecessor. This is particularly noticeable in the design of the front – the car received a new grille, front bumper and fog lights. In the back of the changes are less noticeable. Several modified pattern lights, and bumper were two small holes. Updates interior of the compact were limited only to the new decorative trim, while the dashboard and instrument panel have remained virtually unchanged. We were only supplied the machine with a more powerful 1.2-liter engine, is mounted in a pair with a 5-speed manual or 4-band automatic. Price Suzuki Splash 2016 starts from USD 13,400, and the surcharge for the automatic transmission is $1,700. Already in the base car is equipped with front and side and curtain airbags, ABS, air conditioning, power windows, audio system with MP3, trip computer, central locking and immobilizer.