The new 2018 Suzuki Jimny is on the verge of being released to showrooms worldwide. First published in 1989, the Suzuki Jimny series has since then undergone a series of improvements to realize the 2018 model. This automotive is expected to deliver a completely restored driving option, including evident electric attributes. Unlike its predecessor, the 2018 Suzuki Jimny will possess many improvements based on modern technology, with the outward design presenting a unique blend of previous models and a sports energy design. Being a relatively small design of an SUV, it will draw the attention of many admirers who prefer small compact and multifunctional automobiles, offering stiff competition to other models.
2018 Suzuki Jimny – Made of Lightweight Materials
The 2018 Suzuki Jimny element will be made of lightweight materials (aluminum, steel, and carbon fiber) to reduce its weight by 250 pounds in comparison to its predecessor. This will maintain its rigid structure and boost its fuel efficiency at the same time. From the front view, this model will have a large grille with five noticeable vertical openings. The headlights will be positioned straight on both edges of the grille with ball light bulbs and LED technology. However, the circular fog lights will be positioned towards the center of the bumper. It will ride on 18-inch solid wheels with five trapezoid sides, boosting its grip on the road for a better driving experience.
The dashboard will be inclined with an additional LCD console box. Furthermore, the seven-inch Touch Monitor will be visible on the dashboard. The control panel will be attractive with a power steering wheel, a Geo-satellite program, A/C vents, and speedometers. It will have a new transmission system, temperature control accessories and leather covered adjustable seats. Connectivity and navigation aid features will include Google maps, GPS, Bluetooth, USB, Wi-Fi, iPod or mobile phones connection. For safe and easy driving, accessories such as a rearview camera, parking sensors, an adaptive cruise control and lane changing alerts will be available. The passenger security will also be observed as evidenced by safety belts and air bags for each.
Being a small sporty automobile, the new 2018 Suzuki Jimny will have a 1.3 liter 4-cylinder engine under the hood. This motor will be capable of giving a power output of up to 85 horsepower. The engine will be connected to a five-speed manual transmission gearbox. However, the powertrain will work on the all-wheel drive system for efficient power transmission to the tires. It will be fuel efficient, being capable of traversing 29 miles per gallon on the trip.
Debut and Pricing
The 2018 Suzuki Jimny model is expected to make its debut at the end of 2017. Upon release, the base trim will cost around $15,860, with superior trims varying up to $20,200.