The new 5-door Suzuki Jimny LWB may get the same 1.4-liter Turbo Boosterjet petrol engine as the Swift Sport, but will be added with a Mild-hybrid system.
Earlier, foreign auto media reported that Suzuki was in the process of developing a long-wheelbase version of the Jimny LWB. As well as changing from a 3-door car to a 5-door car for even more versatility Recently. There is information that the Suzuki Jimny LWB will get a 1.4-liter. Boosterjet four-cylinder petrol engine, the same block as the Swift Sport. Which is sale abroad. As well as adding a Mild-hybrid system to reduce consumption rates
Currently, the 1.4-liter Boosterjet gasoline engine in the Swift Sport has 127 horsepower and 235 Nm of peak torque, but the addition of a Mild-hybrid system is expect to make a difference. Slightly from the original And has a consumption rate that is suitable for the increased body weight
However, details of the 5-door version of the Suzuki Jimny have not been release yet. But foreign car media said it will have an increased wheelbase of 300 mm compared to the three-door version, resulting in a total body length of 3,850 m. M (normal model 3,550 mm) and an additional 100 kg of body weight.
The launch of the 5-door Suzuki Jimny is expecte to take place by the year 2022 at the latest.