2014 Suzuki SX4 crossover spotted testing in Italy


Nithyanandh K, As a toddler, those wheeled machinery fascinated me even before I knew what they’re called as! So here I'm, petrolhead by birth, Mechanical engineer by qualification and automotive reporter by profession!

The 2014 Suzuki SX4 crossover which was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year is about to hit the market soon.

2014 Suzuki SX4 crossover spied in Italy

The fully disguised test mule of the car has been spotted in an Italian motorway by Autoblog.it reader Mr. Fredrick. The SX4 Crossover is at its final phase of testing. The new SX4 moves a segment above compared to the model it replaces.

Front of the 2014 Suzuki SX4 Web Edition in Italy

The SX4 crossover will be powered by 1.6 litre petrol or diesel engines whose specifications are yet to be released. The petrol engine is likely to be mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox while the diesel engine will join hands with a 6-speed manual box.

2014 Suzuki SX4 crossover testing in Italy

The diesel engine is also expected to be available with a 7-speed stepped CVT gearbox with paddle shifters. The car will also get Suzuki’s All Grip 4WD system.

Equipment wise, the new SX4 crossover sports the usual safety features like airbags, ABS, ESP, traction control, etc. The SX4 also boasts of world’s first double sun roof.

Rear of the 2014 Suzuki SX4 Web Edition in Italy

The car will be built at Suzuki’s Hungarian manufacturing unit. The European launch of the crossover is expected to happen in a few months time.

The 2014 SX4 crossover is mainly for European markets and we will have to wait until sedan version of the SX4 is ready.

[Source: Autoblog.it]

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Maruti SX4 News & Updates

Maruti Ciaz vs Maruti SX4 front quarter

Old vs New – Maruti Ciaz vs Maruti SX4

Maruti Ciaz IAB rendering

Report – Maruti Ciaz completes trial production at Manesar; SX4 production stopped

Swift dZire Opula front three quarter right live

Auto Expo Live – Maruti Swift Dzire Opula and SX4 Sport showcased

Front three quarters of the 2014 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross

Report – Maruti to import 1.6L Fiat MultiJet engine for SX4 S-Cross in 2015

Front three quarter of the Suzuki SX4 Classic

Frankfurt Live – Suzuki SX4 Classic repositioned below the new SX4 S-Cross

Front three quarters of the 2014 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross

Suzuki SX4 S-Cross is its full name! Surprised?