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Suzuki has been very successful with sales up 17 percent year-to-date for 2011, and hopes to maintain the momentum into 2012. Suzuki has updated the Grand Vitara with the “Ultimate Adventure Edition” which arrives for 2012. The new edition will feature 18-inch alloy wheels, water-resistant seat fabric, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and integrated fog lamps.
So far, no photos have been realeased however the UAE model will not be the only change for 2012. Grand Vitara models will also get an new tailgate design that will see the model shed its trademark rear-mounted spare tire. Interior updates will also feature an upgraded navigation system including voice recognition, traffic info, 3D map lane guidance and Google Local Point of Interest Search.
Suzuki’s Kizashi mid-size sedan has also experienced terrific sales momentum, up 47 percent year-to-date and will also see some updates. First off, the sedans price tag will not change ($18,999), but new touches include a new high-value leather trim featured as the new SE Leather Edition, and starts $2,000 lower than the top of the line SLS model.