New Suzuki Splash: be thrifty, but not 14% addition

SonyW290 21-01-2018 Auto
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Suzuki introduces the all-new Splash. This model Suzuki trying to grab a piece of the pie in the lower segment. The so-called successor of the Wagon R + looks in any case, a lot fresher than its predecessor. And Suzuki thinking of the environment. The youngest member is namely with a B or C-efficiency label. The CO2 emission is also low, but not low enough just to lease the Splash with 14% addition.

Appearance

The new Suzuki Splash looks a lot fresher and sportier than its predecessor, the Suzuki Wagon R +. The metamorphosis is so big that you can not see the splash as the real successor. Suzuki is targeting with the new design, in particular young families. But his higher sales and is the car will undoubtedly be popular again with the older driver. Just as the Wagon R + shares the Splash his appearance with the Opel Agila, which also is completely new to the market.

Engines

Who goes for the Splash has a choice of three engines: two gasoline engines with 1.0 and 1.2 liter capacity, respectively. In addition, there is also produced a 1.3 liter diesel. All engines are characterized by their low fuel consumption and CO2 emissions, which is definitely not at the expense of equity. The diesel is additionally supplied as standard with a particulate filter. In addition to the manual version the Splash is also available as a vending machine. Which is however only provided in combination with the 1.2 liter gasoline engine. Since the petrol engines are equipped with a manual gearbox the B label meekrijgen, you benefit even further from a discount on the BPM of Eur. 700, -. The cheapest version of the Splash is thus just below the Eur. 10.000, -.

Versions

Suzuki Splash offers in four versions, namely:
  • Base
  • Comfort
  • Trend
  • Exclusive
The most simple implementation, the base, is provided with, among other things:
  • airbags for driver and passenger
  • power steering
  • ABS
  • Rear headrests
  • Folding rear seats.

One step up are the trend and comfort, which are additionally supplied with:
  • central locking
  • height adjustable steering wheel and driver's seat
  • power windows front
  • electrically operated and heated door mirrors
  • tinted glass

The exclusive finally also is provided with:
  • air conditioning
  • radio CD player
  • alloy wheels

All specifications and data users of the new Suzuki Splash will find at AutoWeek.

Conclusion

Suzuki has with the new Splash a strong trump card to offer the competitive environment in the lower segment. The car exudes class and dynamism, and will appeal to a very wide audience. Partly due to the low consumption of the engines is the Splash attractively priced. This voordel shows you not only when buying, but also afterwards. Altogether enough opportunities for this car to be a success and his "predecessor", the Wagon R +, quick to forget.