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New Suzuki SZ-L, On Sale In Time For Scrappage

Tue, 01 Sep 2009


GB is pleased to announce the introduction of a limited edition model
to the Swift range; the SZ-L, which goes on sale from September 1 ready
for the new ‘59’ registration plate.

Swift has become a highly popular model in the range since launch and in this months Glass’s Guide
industry pricing update it is noted as having a particularly strong
residual value of 59.5% at three years old and with a mileage of
39,000. This places it ahead of the Citroen C1, MINI, Honda Jazz and VW
Fox; proving that a Swift is an intelligent choice as either a new,
scrappage, or used purchase.

new SZ-L is based on the popular 1.3-litre GL five-door but has a
higher luxury specification for added customer value. The additional
equipment list includes air conditioning, pearlescent or metallic
paint, 15-inch alloy wheels, side protection mouldings, interior carpet
mats and chrome finish for the exterior door handles, front grille and
rear tailgate trim. The heated door mirrors on the SZ-L incorporate
turn signal indicators and are electrically retractable for added
safety when parked.

the interior, chrome bezels are added to the instrument meters and the
door trims and audio surround have aluminium effect detailing. The
limited edition SZ-L is priced at £10,250 and available in four
colours; Cool White Pearl, Cosmic Black Pearl, Supreme Red Pearl and
Silky Silver metallic. Just 500 cars will be available.

SZ-L offers all the appearance and more of the 1.5-litre Swift but with
group 4 insurance rating for lower cost of ownership; combined fuel
consumption is an impressive 48.7mpg and emissions are 140g/km.

92PS 1.3-litre engine Swift also appeals to younger buyers, offering
impressive performance for its size with 0-62mph achieved in 11 seconds
(just one second behind the 1.5-litre model) and a top speed of 109mph
(where permitted)

with all other Suzuki cars; the new Swift SZ-L is eligible for the
government scrappage scheme which provides a £2,000 discount when
trading in a 10 year old car or LCV. Zero per cent finance is also
available on the Swift until 30th September with a 30 per cent deposit,
payable over three years.

To find out more about the Suzuki automobiles range, visit


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