SUZUKI JIMNY TO LAUNCH ON OZ DAY

THE diminutive off-roader will launch in Australia from January 26, 2019. The fourth-gen Jimny will be powered by a 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated inline four-cylinder petrol engine, capable of 75kW and 130Nm. It will be mated to either a five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission, with part-time 4x4. Itíll retain a ladder-frame chassis and live front and rear axles. Itíll also get a stiffened chassis, ESC, dual sensor-brake support and be compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. So far, more than 200 preorders have already been made.