Suzuki has presented the S-Cross, a concept car that signals the arrival of the automaker’s next-generation C-segment crossover model, at the 2012 Paris Motor Show. Suzuki will begin its programme of annual European model launches in 2013. This new crossover is the first to be released. Suzuki has built an image of building cars that make daily life more exciting.
These cars are indicative of a brand strategy that’s shown through its slogan “Way of Life!” Suzuki’s focus has been developing models like the Alto.
Suzuki is distinguished by small environmental footprints and low running costs due to incredibly low fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Moving forward, Suzuki aims to launch models that surpass the environmental performance records set in the various segments.
The production model of the S-Cross concept will be one of the cars with the lowest CO2 emissions in the crossover C-segment.
Since the Jimny was launched in 1970 (as originally the LJ series), Suzuki has expanded its range of off-road vehicles to consist of models like the Vitara and Grand Vitara; boosting the company’s reputation as the pioneer of compact sport utility vehicles (SUVs).
In the meantime, Suzuki has gotten unparalleled expertise in the development of compact passenger cars. Starting from around 1985, Suzuki has been working to refine its performance technologies in the segment of motor sport.
In 2006, Suzuki brought together its advanced technologies in making the SX4 sport crossover. This model makes city driving relaxing and it also offers tremendous performance on snow and rough roads.
Suzuki has the SX4 to thank for forming the crossover category in Europe and driving its expansion. It has made Suzuki as the undisputed crossover pioneer.
Ever since the launch of the Jimny (formerly the LJ series) in the 70s, Suzuki has improved its roster of off-road vehicles. Models like the Grand Vitara and the Vitara belong to this range. Through the development, the brand gained a status as the pioneer of compact SUVs. Currently, Suzuki has achieved unparalleled expertise in developing compact cars. Perfecting its performance technologies in terms of motor sport manufacturing has been the brand's motto since the end of the 80s. In 2006, Suzuki integrated its modern technologies in the SX4 sport crossover. This car gives a powerful performance on both snowy and rough terrains. It also gives comfortable urban driving. The production of the crossover segment in Europe has driven the growth of the segment.
Smart Crossover for more daily flexibility
Heralded by the S-Cross, the newest model will establish Suzuki as a forerunner in the crossover C-segment.
The car's features and functions will focus on giving comfort to the passengers. It will have one of the largest luggage compartments in the C-segment crossover as well, making it a practical choice.
Suzuki makes sure that the new crossover has a similar on-road control and performance as that of the Kizashi, the SX4 and the Swift series. Suzuki is using systems which contribute to the improvement of performance in the 4WD that is its characteristic in every way.
The new model will raise drivability to a whole new level by giving an athletic, light, and fuel-efficient ride. Furthermore, driving on snow is better handled compared to previous models. It will also permit those on board to maximize driving enjoyment while carrying on with their daily activities. The car communicated Suzuki's vision of an intelligent crossover that is flexible for daily use.