2016 Suzuki Vitara launched in Australia image

Suzuki has announced the introduction of the 2016 Vitara on the Australian market.

The 2016 Suzuki Vitara is available in two trim levels in the Pacific country, the RT-S and the RT-X, with the cheapest one, the RT-S manual, being priced from 22,990 AUD, drive-away. This is being followed by the exact model equipped with an automatic transmission, costing 24,990 AUD drive-away, and the range-topping RT-X auto, which will be setting you back for 31,990 AUD.

The Vitara RT-S has standard items which include the satellite navigation, the 7.0-inch touch screen, the rearview camera, the Bluetooth, USB, steering wheel auto controls, cruise control, ISOFIX, seven airbags, daytime running lights, 17-inch alloy wheels and so on. On top of these, the RT-X is adding the panoramic sunroof, the on-demand 4WD system, the keyless entry and start, leather / suede seats and suede door inserts, polished 17-inch alloy wheels, chrome exterior highlights, automatic LED headlights with auto levelling, automatic wipers, folding side mirrors, front and rear parking sensors, overhead console with sunglass holder and others.

The 2016 Suzuki Vitara stands at 4,175 mm in length, 1,775 mm in width and 1,610 mm in height, with a cargo capacity of 375 liters, increasing up to 1,120 liters with the rear seats folded. Under its hood, we can find the 1.6 liter petrol engine, which is capable of putting down a total of 86 kW, at 6,000 rpm, and 156 Nm of torque, available at 4,400 rpm. Power is sent to the wheels through a 5-speed manual transmission or a 6-speed automatic.