Since the very first Jimny made its debut in April 1970, it has been a masterpiece of Suzuki’s 4WD technology. It is the one and only authentic off-roader that is small and light-weight, but still maintains the off-road efficiency wanted by experts. 20 years have passed since the third generation model made its launching in 1998, the Jimny has actually now evolved to its 4th generation in its nearly 50 years of history.
The 2019 Suzuki Jimny now has a lot more functionality and functionality on both its look and performance while still completely embodying the spirit of its much-loved predecessors and its core principle of being the “one-and-only, little, lightweight 4WD vehicle”. The brand new Jimny crafts together simplicity, practical beauty and 4WD technology that leave both off-road experts and city-users wanting more.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Exterior
The beauty of simplicity and off-road functionality are both realised with its robust exterior. Its strong square body reveals its off-road ability and toughness, along with contribute to the motorist’s situational awareness. The more upright A-pillars and flat clamshell bonnet boost visibility from the windshield, while the dipped motorist and passenger window lines broaden presence from the side windows. The front grille is easy and black, highlighting the round signature headlamps, with 15-inch dark-metallic alloy wheels accentuating the strong exterior much more.
Other exterior features consist of 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 simplified design and also add to a broader rear door opening.
Eight body colours, including 2 new colours developed specifically for the 2019 Suzuki Jimny: a high-visibility “Kinetic Yellow” developed to stick out in bad weather or rough worksites, and a low-visibility “Jungle Green” which blends in with natural surroundings.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Interior
Straightforward, useful and down-to-earth, every information is carefully crafted to realise a gorgeous yet practical interior. The handsome black interior lacks excessive colours or design to minimise diversion and lets the chauffeur focus on manoeuvring the vehicle. The horizontal lines specified by the instrument panel, and the vertical lines characterised by the meter cluster and centre console panels help the chauffeur recognise the angle of the vehicle in rough and mountainous terrain.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Engine
The previous 1.3-litre engine is changed by a 1.5-litre engine in the 2019 Suzuki Jimny. It provides stronger torque at all rpm than its predecessor, with sufficient torque at low revolutions boosting driving performance specifically while driving off-road, where low revolution is frequently needed. Regardless of the increased displacement, it has smaller sized general dimensions than the engine it replaces, with 15% reduced weight, adding to enhanced fuel effectiveness.
The 5-speed manual transmission has actually optimised gear ratios for the new engine as well as provides much better fuel efficiency. The shift lever has actually been revamped to minimize vibration, and also provides a more solid and direct sensation when changing equipments. The 4-speed automatic transmission has also been redesigned to provide less friction and better fuel economy. The shift pattern has been altered 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 driver prevent accidents and supports the motorist to have comfort throughout every day driving. With Dual Sensor Brake Support (DSBS), if the system identifies that there is a danger of collision with a forward vehicle or pedestrian, it provides an audio and visual warning, increases braking force, or uses strong automatic brakes depending on the situation, in an effort to avoid the crash or minimize damage. Other functions consist of lane departure caution and weaving alert function to assist the driver keep alert, and high beam assist supports relaxing, courteous night driving by automatically switching the low and high beams.