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Suzuki Baleno headed for Australia, due Q3 2016

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Suzuki has just confirmed their all new Baleno will be coming to Australia.

Due Q3, 2016 the energetic hatchback aims appeal to the small car market along with current Swift owners looking to step up into a larger hatch.

Read ForceGT’s 2016 Suzuki Baleno Review here.

The new Suzuki Baleno employs all of Suzuki’s small car know how to provide a small hatch with a spacious interior that belies its dimensions. With a large 355L boot and smart packaging, Baleno provides small segment passenger comfort in a spacious cabin, within a compact body.  Suzuki has continued its pursuit of lightweight vehicles, utilizing weight saving techniques employed in the new Vitara to create an ultra light small hatch in Baleno.  The benefit will be improved performance with greater fuel economy.


Similar to the Vitara, the Baleno will also be available in a turbo variant. Suzuki’s new BOOSTERJET direct injection turbo engine, is said to provide great performance whilst maintaining exceptional fuel economy.

Baleno’s entertainment system will come standard with a 7-inch touchscreen display with navigation along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Andrew Moore, Suzuki’s General Manager of Automobiles stated: “The new Baleno gives Suzuki a great offering for the many customers looking for a stylish and spacious small hatch.  It will be sure to offer outstanding value that will see it as a great step up from Swift in our line-up.”

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