Suzuki posts record 1st half 2017 sales growth driven by Ciaz, Ertiga and Jimny models

Suzuki Philippines posts record sales for the first half of the year with strong showings from their Ciaz sedan, Ertiga MPV, and, surprisingly, their Jimny mini-4x4 off-roader.  After 2016, the Ciaz’s first full year on the market, the sedan we consider to be best-in-class (see our special report from March 2016) saw it’s sales grow … Continue reading Suzuki posts record 1st half 2017 sales growth driven by Ciaz, Ertiga and Jimny models

Suzuki pitches strong mobility as essence of sport utility

The latest news release from Suzuki Philippines hints at what the Japanese brand is looking to push this 2017. With their record-setting 52 percent growth in 2015 which settled down to a strong 37 percent in 2016, Suzuki has been doing solid business with sub-compact sedans, hatchbacks and MPVs. Their passenger vehicles continue to buck … Continue reading Suzuki pitches strong mobility as essence of sport utility

Suzuki Ertiga gets a 2016 refresh

Based on the platform of the Suzuki Swift hatchback, their 7-seater Ertiga has been a remarkable success, one that has spurred other carmakers to evolve their own sub-compact car platforms into similar, unibody and front-wheel-driven mini-MPVs. Now they’re telling us they know it, how classic the Ertiga can become, with a 2016 refresh. Press Statement … Continue reading Suzuki Ertiga gets a 2016 refresh