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Suzuki Vitara gets an update, but what’s new?

April 2, 2024

Design Suzuki Vitara 2024

The updated Suzuki Vitara can be recognized by a new front bumper, a sporty-looking grille finished in piano black, extra-trimmed side screens and new alloy wheels. There are also two new exterior colors.

Colors Vitara

The Vitara is available with a choice of ten stylish colors, including five single-tone and five two-tone colors. The range of single-tone colors includes: White, Cool White Pearl, Silky Silver Metallic, Cosmic Black Pearl Metallic and the new color Titan Dark Gray Pearl Metallic. The lineup of two-tone colors with a roof in the contrasting color Cosmic Black Pearl Metallic is as follows: Bright Red, Solar Yellow Pearl Metallic, Savanna Ivory Metalic, Ice Grayish Blue Metallic and the new Sphere Blue Pearl.

Suzuki Vitara 2024

New safety systems

The Vitara benefits from several new safety systems. There are five major updates for the updated Suzuki Vitara:

New infotainment system with 9-inch display

The updated Suzuki Vitara further benefits from a completely new infotainment system with 9-inch display. Through this new system, the driver can quickly and easily select the desired vehicle functions. The system also supports smartphone connectivity via USB and Wi-Fi and is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Thanks to Suzuki Connect, owners can remotely access various vehicle information via a smartphone app. Suzuki Connect can also be paired with the infotainment system.

Suzuki Vitara

Suzuki Vitara powertrains

The Suzuki Vitara is available as a 1.5 Hybrid Automatic or a 1.4 Boosterjet Smart Hybrid. The 1.5 Hybrid Automatic features a Motor Generator Unit (MGU), a 140-volt lithium-ion battery and a six-speed Auto Gear Shift (AGS) transmission. Alternatively, Suzuki provides the 1.4 Boosterjet Smart Hybrid. It is paired with a 48 SHVS mild-hybrid system and a six-speed manual transmission. The SHVS mild-hybrid system uses an integrated starter generator (ISG) and a 48V lithium-ion battery.

AllGrip Select 4WD system

The updated Suzuki Vitara is optionally available with AllGrip Select 4WD. The system has several modes, namely Auto, Sport, Snow and a Lock mode. Changing driving modes is easy via the push-and-twist knob on the center console.

Market launch Suzuki Vitara

The Suzuki Vitara model year 2024 is expected to arrive in Dutch showrooms in early summer. More information on pricing, trim levels and specifications will follow ahead of the market launch. Like any other Suzuki, the Vitara benefits from 6 years or 150,000 kilometers of factory warranty.

Suzuki Vitara 2024

Suzuki Vitara

Suzuki Vitara 2024

Technical specifications Suzuki Vitara

Length 4,185 mm
Width 1,775 mm
Height 1,600 mm
Wheelbase 2,500 mm
Luggage compartment 1,119 liters (1,046 liters 1.5 DUALJET)
1.4 BOOSTERJET 48 SHVS mild-hybrid
Engine K14D
Number of cylinders 4
Number of valves 16
Engine capacity 1,373 cm3
Bore x Stroke 73,0 x 82,0
Compression ratio 10,9
Maximum power 95 kW @5,500 rpm
Maximum torque 235 Nm @2,000-3,000 rpm
Top speed 190 km/h
Weight 2WD 1,180-1,227 kg
ALLGRIP weight 1,250-1,290 kg
Power electric motor 12.22 kW @5,800-6,500 rpm
Electric motor torque Not known
1.5 DUALJET Strong Hybrid
Engine K15C
Number of cylinders 4
Number of valves 16
Engine capacity 1,462 cm3
Bore x Stroke 74,0 x 85,0
Compression ratio 13,0
Maximum power 75 kW @6,000 rpm
Maximum torque 138 Nm @2,000-3,000 rpm
Top speed 180 km/h
Weight 2WD 1,250-1,277 kg
ALLGRIP weight 1,320-1,347 kg
Power electric motor 24.6 kW
Electric motor torque 60 Nm