Suzuki’s repute with their small car manufacturing is about to rise a few notches with their upcoming new mini-SUV. 2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid is a perfect gift for people who look for a small ride to evade hectic city traffic. Suzuki has been a staple in the small-car segment, always manufacturing compact cars that can manoeuvre better through congested roads and stagnant traffic. For this reason, millions of people across Asian cities prefer them. The Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid would be an ideal new choice for people in big cities like Tokyo, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Bangkok and Suzuki has always served customers in such cities where traffic can be a massive setback to your daily routine.
2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid Exteriors and Interior
The basic outlay of the 2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid is somewhere between the Swift and Wagon R models. Suzuki has based the design on their new platform to facilitate weight reduction and redone the under-body to give more rigidity to the car.
A clamshell bonnet and sunglass grille and low air intakes have been added to the front. A pair of LED lights and an LED strip has been added to its bumper in the rear. 18-inch wheels have been assembled with 5-trapezoid pattern alloys. The iM-4 Hybrid will have an overall length of 145.39 inches, the overall width of 67.28 inches, the overall height of 61.65 inches and a wheelbase of 95.98 inches.
The interiors in the 2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid have been assembled by its utility segment standards. An angular dashboard panel comes with a LCD console for infotainment with features including USB, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, Smartphone and iPod connectivity, Climate control and geo-satellite navigation. Some utility accessories are included like a storage box in the instrument panel, front under-seat trays, glove compartment.
2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid Under the Hood
Engine options in the iM-4 include a 4-cylinder 1.2 litre Dual jet with 2 separate fuel injector producing 89 hp and 80 lb-feet of torque and a new Booster jet turbocharged 1.0-litre petrol unit. Its setup comes with the option of rear or 2 Wheel Drive and 4 Wheel Drive and a bonus feature of the regenerative braking system that will increase fuel efficiency.
2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid Release Date and Price
The 2017 Suzuki iM-4 Hybrid will be launched in mid 2018, with production set to start in January. It will be priced from $18,000 onwards.