Suzuki loves to talk about the "motorcycle DNA" that it supposedly infuses into each of its four-wheeled vehicles, but the average buyer is probably more interested in Suzuki's relatively low prices--and the promise of high fuel-economy that comes from the small stature of some of its cars, such as the 2010 Suzuki SX4.
The SX4 has been Suzuki's small car volume leader for a while now, slotting under the new-for-2010 mid-size Kizashi. Available in both hatchback and sedan forms, the SX4 gets some styling tweaks for 2010. It also gets a tad more power from its 2.0-liter four-cylinder and two new transmissions--a 6-speed manual and a continuously-variable automatic (CVT). All-wheel drive is available. The four-banger puts out 150 horsepower when mated to the manual transmission, and 148 with the CVT.
My tester was a front-wheel drive hatch with the manual, with an EPA rating of 22 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.
Standard features included traction control, an antiskid system, ABS,...Read More »
|4-Door Sedan CVT FWD (1)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|LE Popular Specs||$16,549||$15,886||23||31|
|4-Door Sedan CVT FWD Sport (3)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|4-Door Sedan Manual FWD (3)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|4-Door Sedan Manual FWD Specs||$13,359||$12,824||22||30|
|Sport S Specs||$16,199||$15,550||22||29|
|5-Door HB CVT AWD (3)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|5-Door HB CVT AWD Specs||$17,999||$17,278||21||28|
|5-Door HB CVT FWD (3)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|5-Door HB CVT FWD Specs||$16,999||$16,318||22||30|
|5-Door HB Manual (1)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|5-Door HB Manual FWD (2)||MSRP||Invoice||MPG City||MPG Hwy|
|5-Door HB Manual FWD Specs||$15,899||$15,262||22||29|