September 29, 2020 | Investopaper
CG MotoCorp, Suzuki’s official dealer for Nepal, has unveiled a SUV car S-Presso. The company claims that this car is characterized by reasonable price, high quality facilities and new technology and design.
The car is made of 40 percent smooth steel to make it strong and safe. The car uses a 998 cc K-Ten engine based on BS-6 standards, the company said. With a length of 3366 mm and a width of 1520 mm, the car is available in two height options of 1549 mm and 1564 mm. It produces 50 kW of power at 5500 rpm and 90 Nm of torque at 3500 rpm. Its ground clearance is 180 mm.
Built on the Heartect platform, the car features driver-side airbags, ABC and EBD systems, seat belt reminders, reverse parking sensors and a speed alert system for safety. The car has ventilated discs in the front and drum brakes in the rear. It has a dynamic center console, high seat, cabin lights in 3 places on the inside and double headlamps and roof antenna on the outside.
The car has a ‘child proof’ door for the safety of children. The company also said that it has indicator for running low on fuel. Features include double airbags, anti-lock braking system, electronic brake force distribution, and high speed information indicators. It also has a heater / AC, touchscreen infotainment system and Apple CarPlay.
The company has added steering-mounted audio and voice control features to the S-segment car for the first time. This allows the driver to change the frequency of the radio via sound. You do not have to remove your hand from the steering wheel to change the channel. This is a good option from a safety point of view. With 6 types of colors, this car is available in four variants including Standard, LXI, VXI and VXI Plus.
In Nepal, S-Presso has a price of Rs. 22,99,000 to 25,49,000.