Archive for Category: "Suzuki"
Suzuki has introduced its Authentics concept model at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in China. According to the company, Authentics is a concept model presented to enter the C-segment sedan class, which has the largest volume in the Chinese automobile market. Further details about the model were not disclosed.
Looks like Suzuki, the little brand that could, is running into more trouble. Just weeks after announcing its bankruptcy and plans to exit the US auto market, we now have word that there has been a recall. The recall affects a narrow band of 2007 Suzuki XL7 SUVs sold or registered in Arizona, Nevada, Texas and California. [...]
It is no secret that Suzuki Motor has hit some rough road the last few years with its car division. Now come news that the little car-maker-that-could is shutting the doors on its automotive dealerships. The company has filed for a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy is going to be restructuring to focus on motorcycles, ATVs and the marine [...]
Suzuki has pulled the sheet on a new mid-segment crossover concept called the S-Cross Concept, and one thing is immediately apparent. Suzuki is taking some new styling directions for the European market. While we have heard some rumblings about its style, we tend to think the little SUV is a breath of fresh air and [...]
At this year’s Geneva Motor Show, which opened to the media on March 1, Suzuki unveiled the Swift S-CONCEPT model. This exciting Concept is in line with Suzuki’s brand philosophy of delivering excitement. Its overall development concept was to create a stylish sport compact with premium performance. The design of Swift S-CONCEPT follows the theme [...]
Japanese carmaker Suzuki said Thursday it remains committed to the US market despite steep declines in sales, and expressed confidence that a new vehicle launch will help it regain traction. “We are here to stay,” Gene Brown, vice president for automotive marketing and public relations for American Suzuki Corp., said at the Chicago Auto Show, [...]
Suzuki is planning to show off the new Swift Plug-in Hybrid concept at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show. Suzuki Swift is a popular compact car in many countries and this latest move comes at an interesting time when most countries are concerned about fuel prices and economy. There are not many details available at this [...]
Reigning AMA Superbike Champion Ben Spies headed a Yoshimura Suzuki one-two at the opening leg of the California Speedway double-header in Fontana, California today. Spies took the lead and held it to the end of the 28-lapper to finish 6.7 seconds ahead of team-mate and six-time champion Mat Mladin. New Yoshimura Suzuki team rider Tommy [...]
Suzuki Motor Corporation today announced the appointment of Masafumi (Mark) Harano as president, automotive operations of American Suzuki Motor Corporation (AMSC) effective May 1, 2007. Harano, 43, comes to American Suzuki from Suzuki Canada, Inc. where he has served as president for the past three years. Concurrent with Harano’s move to the United States in [...]
New York's famed Jacob K. Javits Convention Center hosts a special North American premiere today as American Suzuki Motor Corporation (ASMC) is unveiling its all-new 2008 SX4 sedan. Blending driving excitement and performance in a stylish, head-turning package, the sporty SX4 sedan joins a growing array of spirited Suzuki products displayed at this year's New [...]