Suzuki XBee Winter Adventure to be showcased at 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon
Dhruv Saxena, Mechanical engineer trying to find his place in the world of automobile journalism.
SMC will be showcasing a special version of the Suzuki XBee (pronounced cross-bee) at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon called Suzuki XBee Winter Adventure. The crossover wagon was launch in Japan this month priced from JPY 17,65,800 (INR 10,04,881.46).
The Suzuki XBee Winter Adventure features a blue camouflage exterior paint job with a white roof and yellow decals. The ORVMs are finished in yellow and the alloys get yellow highlights as well. The side rub strips on the door bear an x-motif. The grille chrome surround and chrome applique around the headlamps have been done away with. Black headlamp bezels and a new grille mesh round off the changes to the exterior.
The Suzuki Xbee is a crossover wagon measuring 3,670 mm in length, 1,670 mm in width and 1,705 mm in height. It has a 2,435 mm wheelbase and a 180 mm ground clearance. It is underpinned by the Heartect platform. Under the hood resides a K10C Boosterjet petrol engine with a mild-hybrid system. The 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder petrol engine produces 99 PS and 150 Nm of torque. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard, while a 4WD system is optional.
Aside from the Suzuki XBee Winter Adventure concept, the lineup for the 2018 Auto Salon also includes Spacia Tall Camper, Carry Fishing Gear, and the Swift Sports Auto Salon Version.