Ever since the first Jimny made its launching in April 1970, it has been a masterpiece of Suzuki’s 4WD technology. It is the one and just authentic off-roader that is small and lightweight, but still keeps the off-road performance desired by professionals. Twenty years have passed because the 3rd generation model made its launching in 1998, the Jimny has actually now progressed to its 4th generation in its nearly 50 years of history.
The 2019 Suzuki Jimny now has even more functionality and functionality on both its look and efficiency while still fully embodying the spirit of its much-loved predecessors and its core idea of being the “one-and-only, small, lightweight 4WD vehicle”. The brand new Jimny crafts together simplicity, practical beauty and 4WD technology that leave both off-road professionals and city-users desiring more.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Exterior
The charm of simpleness and off-road functionality are both understood with its robust exterior. Its strong square body reveals its off-road capability and robustness, as well as add to the chauffeur’s situational awareness. The more upright A-pillars and flat clamshell bonnet boost exposure from the windshield, while the dipped motorist and passenger window lines broaden visibility from the side windows. The front grille is easy and black, highlighting the round signature headlamps, with 15-inch dark-metallic alloy wheels highlighting the strong exterior even more.
Other exterior features include the drip rails on the roofing edges, which avoid water ingress into the cabin when opening or closing a door, wheel arch extensions and side sill covers safeguarding the body from stone chips and rear lamps gathered on the bumper to attain a simplistic style and also contribute to a wider rear door opening.
8 body colours, including two new colours developed specifically for the 2019 Suzuki Jimny: a high-visibility “Kinetic Yellow” designed to stand apart in bad weather condition or rough worksites, and a low-visibility “Jungle Green” which mixes in with natural surroundings.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Interior
Simple, practical and down-to-earth, every detail is thoroughly crafted to realise a stunning yet functional interior. The good-looking black interior lacks excessive colours or design to minimise diversion and lets the motorist focus on manoeuvring the vehicle. The horizontal lines specified by the cockpit console, and the vertical lines characterised by the meter cluster and centre console panels help the motorist recognise the angle of the vehicle in rough and mountainous surface.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Engine
The former 1.3-litre engine is replaced by a 1.5-litre engine in the 2019 Suzuki Jimny. It provides more powerful torque at all rpm than its predecessor, with ample torque at low revolutions enhancing driving performance specifically while driving off-road, where low transformation is typically needed. Despite the increased displacement, it has smaller overall dimensions than the engine it changes, with 15% minimized weight, adding to enhanced fuel efficiency.
The 5-speed handbook transmission has optimised gear ratios for the new engine and also uses much better fuel effectiveness. The shift lever has been revamped to decrease vibration, as well as supplies a more strong and direct sensation when altering gears. The 4-speed automated transmission has also been revamped to use less friction and much better fuel economy. The shift pattern has actually been changed from the former gate type to the straight (lined up) type to streamline operation.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Safety
Suzuki Safety Support is Suzuki’s preventative safety technology that assists the motorist avoid accidents and supports the chauffeur to have peace of mind throughout every day driving. With Dual Sensor Brake Support (DSBS), if the system identifies that there is a threat of collision with a forward vehicle or pedestrian, it releases an audio and visual caution, increases braking force, or applies strong automated brakes depending on the situation, in an effort to avoid the collision or decrease damage. Other functions consist of lane departure warning and weaving alert function to assist the chauffeur keep alert, and high beam assist assistances unwinding, courteous night driving by instantly changing the low and high beams.