- Rationalised line-up now with higher technical specs
- ESP included as common throughout the vary
- GLX model eliminated
It is “More For Less” in typical Suzuki manner as the Ertiga assortment gets extra basic safety specs in a additional simplified, but improved specified, line-up.
“Since launching the Ertiga in 2019, we have heard from Suzuki families and fleet buyers that they worth the exact characteristics: safety, consolation and leisure.
“We have also realised that the present-day economic weather spots a lot of strain on the forms of families and firms that would get an Ertiga. And so, we resolved to simplify the variety and enhance the specifications of the remaining types,” claims Brendon Carpenter, Manufacturer Advertising Manager of Suzuki Vehicle South Africa.
At the coronary heart of the model changes is a conclusion to discontinue the luxurious Ertiga GLX-selection (in each automatic and guide products). This indicates that a few types continue being, the Ertiga GA five-velocity manual, and the Ertiga GL with the alternative of five-velocity manual or four-speed automatic transmission.
As in advance of, all Ertiga versions are equipped with Suzuki’s frugal 1.5 litre petrol engine that provides 77 kW and 138 Nm of torque.
The extended wheelbase of 2 740 mm and seven seat configuration also stays unchanged, as does Suzuki’s Whole Helpful Manage Technology (TECT) underpinnings that makes an really rigid, but light-weight physique construction.
GA – the finances chief
The Ertiga GA remains the entry into Suzuki’s seven-seater vary and now gets Digital Steadiness Programme (ESP) and rear parking sensors as common.
Maintain in intellect that the whole Ertiga variety has two airbags for the entrance occupants, Abs brakes with Crisis Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Help (BAS) and ISOFIX licensed anchor points for little one seats as typical.
Also conventional on the Ertiga GA model, and across the assortment, are electric windows, power steering, air conditioning with entrance ventilated cup holders, central locking, halogen projector headlamps with LED mix taillamps and a 12V charging socket in the front centre console.
GL – the new luxury champion
With the rationalisation of the GLX vary, the GL versions in each handbook and automatic receive many of the styling options and interior luxuries of this selection.
Styling additions to the GL selection involve model new 15” alloy wheels, chrome detailing on the front grille, whilst the body-colored mirrors and door handles have been retained. The mirrors are electrically adjustable and foldable.
Inside the Ertiga GL, the specification stage climbs substantially. Long gone is the regular radio and in its stead, you will obtain a new entire-color 7” contact monitor infotainment system with integration for Apple and Android telephones.
The new infotainment system has also authorized Suzuki to include a reverse camera and a multi-practical steering wheel with Bluetooth controls for arms-totally free dialling. Suzuki has even included cruise command to this specification amount, with handle buttons conveniently at hand on the steering wheel.
The Ertiga GL range has a sizeable bump in luxury technical specs in excess of the GA design. Additions consist of a centre armrest and storage box among the front seats, which in switch adds additional air conditioning vents for the rear seats.
This product methods up the central locking process to be remotely controlled, adds a 50:50 split rearmost bench, adds an Auto functionality to the driver’s electric powered window controls and squeezes in an extra 12V charging socket for the rear travellers.
Eventually, Suzuki has additional hill keep command on the four-pace automated Suzuki Ertiga GL product. This product now gets the flagship in the range, and it completes the 3-product line-up.
As right before, all three Ertiga styles are sold with Suzuki’s promotional 200 000 km / 5-year mechanical warranty and a 4-yr / 60 000 km support strategy.