Suzuki Philippines, Inc. (SPH), the only integrated motorcycle and automobile company in the country, has released the official pricing for the two latest compact car models – the Suzuki Ertiga and the Suzuki Swift 1.2.
The Ertiga, which Suzuki dubs as a Life Utility Vehicle or LUV, is a 7-seater automobile that combines the compactness and maneuverability of a hatchback, the style and comfort of a sedan, and the space and stature of a sports-utility vehicle (SUV). Ideal for families and business executives, the versatile Ertiga features a 1.4L engine displacement, maximum power of 95Hp @ 6,000 rpm, and a maximum torque of 130Nm @ 4,000 rpm. Ertiga will be available locally in 4 different variants: the Ertiga GA M/T which is priced at 619,000 the Ertiga GL M/T at 712,000, the Ertiga GL A/T at 752,000 and the Ertiga GLX A/T at 812,000.
The Swift 1.2, on the other hand, is a new Swift variant that promises even better fuel efficiency while retaining most of what people loved about the Suzuki Swift. Designed to appeal to the wider audience, particularly the young professionals and first time car owners who love the sporty style of this subcompact car, the Swift 1.2 boasts a maximum output of 87 Hp @ 6,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 114 Nm @ 4,000 rpm given its 1.2 L engine displacement. Swift 1.2 will be available in manual and automatic transmissions and will be priced at 608,000 and 648,000, respectively.
Both automobile models will be available in all Suzuki dealerships nationwide by July this year. Colors for the Suzuki Ertiga are Serene Blue, Firebrick Red, Granite Grey, Dusky Brown, Superior White, and Silky Silver while the Swift 1.2 will be available in Blazing Red, Glistening Grey, Silky Silver, Pearl Arctic White, and Midnight Black.