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2012 Suzuki SX4 Sedan - Overview

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$13,849 – $18,349 MSRP

$13,295 – $17,615 Invoice

23 / 32 MPG City/Hwy

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Power Circle Ratings

Overall Quality 3.0

Overall Performance and Design 2.0

Predicted Reliability 2.5

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2012 Suzuki SX4 Sedan

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Overview

What's New for 2012:
- Stability control and rear disc brakes now standard on sedan
- Discontinuation of some trim levels to streamline product lineup

Exterior Features
The 2012 Suzuki SX4 is available in a sedan body style and in two versions of a hatchback style--SportBack and Crossover--with all-wheel drive (AWD) available on the hatchbacks. The Crossover offers roof rack rails and heated outside mirrors.

Interior Features
The Suzuki SX4 sedan includes power windows and a tilt-adjustable steering wheel as standard, as well as a few other features. Amenity level rises considerably in the hatchbacks, with the SportBack adding a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and both versions adding remote keyless entry and a pollen filter.

Optional Features
The 2012 Suzuki SX4 offers options that increase in significance through the body-style lineup. The sedan offers MP3 playback, cruise control, and alloy wheels. Options for the SportBack and Crossover models include an integrated touch-screen navigation system and connectivity services. Only the Crossover offers heated driver and passenger front seats.

Under the Hood
All three models of the 2012 Suzuki SX4 are powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 150 horsepower and mated with either a manual transmission or an automatic continuously variable transmission (CVT).

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Suzuki SX4 are:
- SX4 Sedan with manual transmission: 23/33 mpg (city/highway)
- SX4 Sedan with CVT: 25/32 mpg
- SX4 SportBack with manual transmission: 22/30 mpg
- SX4 SportBack with CVT: 23/30 mpg
- SX4 Crossover with manual transmission: 22/30 mpg
- SX4 Crossover with CVT: 23/29 mpg

Safety
Standard safety features on all models of the 2012 Suzuki SX4 include 8 air bags, electronic stability control, brake assist, and tire-pressure monitoring.

In government tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), all three SX4 models received 4 (out of 5) stars for rollover protection. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), all three models received "Good" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection, and "Marginal" ratings for roof strength and rear crash protection.


Available Trims for the 2012 Suzuki SX4 Sedan

  Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Base (M6) 6 speed manual $13,849 150-hp / 2.0L 4-cyl 23/33
LE (M6) 6 speed manual $15,645 150-hp / 2.0L 4-cyl 23/33
LE Popular Pkg. (CVT) continuously variable automatic $17,549 148-hp / 2.0L 4-cyl 25/32
Sport SE (CVT) continuously variable automatic $18,349 148-hp / 2.0L 4-cyl 25/32

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