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Suzuki Alive and Well in UK


Suzuki has chosen to put a spring in car buyers’ steps with Alto, Splash, Swift and SX4 available under the brand’s highly successful VAT-free campaign; which will run until the end of June.

The popular Alto SZ model will continue to be available from £5,999 which represents a £1,200 customer saving on list price. Splash 1.0-litre SZ2 is available from £7,999, Swift 1.2 SZ2 three door at £8,999 and the SX4 1.6 SZ3 available for £10,495.

Suzuki is also continuing its flexible PCP (Personal Contract Purchase) offers until the end of June. Alto SZ is available for a deposit of £869 followed by 1 payment of £125 then 41 monthly payments of £99 with the option to pay a final balloon payment of £2,235 at the end of the agreement to keep the car.

Alto offers very low cost of ownership with no annual road tax to pay thanks to emissions of 99g/km, combined fuel consumption of 65.7mpg and an insurance group rating of 4E.

Moving up the small car range to the Splash SZ2 1.0-litre, the latest PCP offer requires a low deposit of £929 followed by 48 monthly payments of £125 and an optional final payment of £2,883.

The good news also continues for Swift buyers; as an example, the SZ2 three door at £8,999 remains available for a deposit of only £156 followed by 42 monthly payments of £156 and an optional final payment of £3,683. The PCP offers include the latest model Swift 1.3 DDiS which has CO2 emissions of just 101g/km and offers 72.4mpg on the combined cycle.

At the top of the Swift range, the recently enhanced, award winning 1.6-litre Sport three door is newly included in the low rate Driveplan PCP offer requiring a deposit of £1,999 followed by 42 monthly payments of £199.

The SX4 S-Cross range is available from £14,999 and there are a range of finance options to help buyers find a payment option that suits them; including a new enhancement on Driveplan PCP making all DDiS models available for the same deposit and monthly payment as an equivalent petrol version.

Taking the 1.6 petrol SZ3 model as an example with its high standard specification of seven airbags, cruise control with speed limiter, air conditioning, 1­6-inch alloy wheels and Daytime Running Lights, Suzuki is offering a low rate PCP of 4.9% APR with £2,999 deposit, 42 monthly payments of £185 and optional balloon payment of £5,757.

Move up the range to the SZ4 with Dual Zone automatic air conditioning, Bluetooth connectivity, front fog lamps and rear privacy glass as standard and payments are just £10 per month extra over the same term.

Since launch in October 2013, over 50% of S-Cross sales have been the range-topping SZ5 model; and there are some competitive PCP options for those customers too. A good example is the 1.6 SZ5 manual; which is available for £239 for 42 months with a deposit of £4,049 and balloon of £7,698.

For customers wishing to take the Personal Contract Hire option, S-Cross SZ-T is available for 41 monthly payments of £179 with an initial payment of £1074.