New and Used Suzuki Hustler for Sale in Sri Lanka
Suzuki Hustler Review
The Hustler, which is manufactured by Suzuki, is a unique hatchback subcompact car that is primarily targeted towards the rising younger generation. The car has gone out of Suzuki’s typical design form factor and comes with an attractive boxy like design that includes good level of interior space for its passengers. However, not only this, the Hustler also offers a highly admirable level of comfort and convenience facilities, as well as advanced safety features, to transport its riders comfortably and safely to their destinations.
What truly makes the Suzuki Hustler an irresistible offering for the Sri Lankan vehicle market is that it is also a fully functioning hybrid car, which even includes innovative fuel saving technologies such as the idling stop system and the eco-Cool technology. These will not only help to further save fuel but also save money for its owner in the long term.
Top 10 Things to Know When Buying a Suzuki Hustler car
1. History and Facts about Suzuki Hustler in Sri Lanka
The Hustler from the Suzuki Motor Corporation is a relatively new car model that was introduced to the market in 2013. From its debut, the Hustler was able to gain a lot of attention both from the media as well as from the public, due to its trendy and nifty design that was targeted towards the young middle class consumers.
In Sri Lanka, the Hustler has just begun to gain traction among subcompact car buyers. Its exterior design is a plus for some, while others might not like the trendy form factor. With an engine below the 1.0 L mark, the Suzuki Hustler is not aiming to break any performance records. However, it is a highly capable and reliable vehicle, which will complete all essential commuting tasks of a typical small Sri Lankan family. Third party vehicle dealers are already importing spare parts as well as accessories for this car that should also be a plus for those who are looking forward to owning a Suzuki Hustler.
2. Suzuki Hustler Engine Specifications And Performance
The Suzuki Hustler comes with admirable level of performance features to power its wheels on busy city roads.
Type: DOHC 12 Valves VVT
Size: 660 cc
Compression Ratio: 9.1
Maximum Output: 38 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum Torque: 63 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Transmission: 5-speed manual/ CVT
Top Speed: 140 km/h
Acceleration: 18 Seconds esti. (0-100 km/h)
Steering Specs: Rack and pinion
Drive Type: Front Wheel Drive/ 4WD
Suspension (Front / Rear): McPherson strut coil spring/ isolated trailing link type coil spring
Brakes (Front / Rear): Ventilated disc/ Drum
Dimensions (L x W x H): 3395 mm × 1475 mm × 1665 mm
Curb Weight: 750 kg
Seating Capacity: 4-seats
3. Suzuki Hustler Fuel Consumption
The engine of the Suzuki Hustler is powered by a modest 660 cc DOHC 12 Valves VVT locomotive, which generated an output of 38 kW @ 6000 rpm and a torque of 63 Nm @ 4000 rpm, resulting in an admirable top speed of around 140 km/h.
Nevertheless, these mild engine specs also have resulted in this vehicle achieving a high level of fuel economy, which was further enhanced through the implementation of green technologies such as ENE-CHARGE, engine Idling Stop and eco-Cool. Therefore, the Suzuki Hustler has claimed to reach more than 29 km /l on a tested combined drive cycle in Sri Lanka.
Fuel Category: Petrol
Recommended Fuel Type: Regular
Fuel Tank Capacity: 27 L
CO2 Emissions: 85 g/km (Manufacturer specs)
4. Features and Design of Suzuki Hustler
Interior: The interior of the Suzuki Hustler is certainly not disappointing, with a range of features that includes:
AM/FM Stereo, Keyless Engine Start, Auxiliary Input, CD Audio System, Cassette Radio, Cup Holders, DVD Player, Heated Seats, Navigation System, On-Board Hard Drive, Power Seats, Sunroof, TV, iPod/USB Compatible, Auto-Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Window, Sound System, Bluetooth Connectivity, Knockdown Rear Seats,
Exterior: The exterior design of the Suzuki Hustler is a bit different to most other Suzuki vehicles, but still includes elements such as:
Alloy Wheels, Reverse Camera, Side Skirts, Spoiler, Spotlights, Tinted Glass, HID Light, Fog Lamp, Rain Sensing Wipers, Winker Mirror, Body Colored Door Handles,
5. Available Color Options of Suzuki Hustler in Sri Lanka
For Interior: Black
For Exterior: Bluish Black Pearl, Cool Khaki Pearl Metallic, Urban Brown Pearl Metallic, Steel Silver Metallic, Pearl White, Red, Grey
6. Suzuki Hustler's Safety Rating And Associated Features
The safety has not been forgotten when designing the Suzuki Hustler and the car is comprised of a number of important safety features to keep the driver as well as the passenger’s safe on the road.
- Anti-Lock Braking System
- Fog Standard Lights
- SRS Airbags
- Anti-Theft System
- Rear Parking Camera
- Remote Keyless Entry
- Traction Control
- Smart Key
7. What are the Standout Elements of Suzuki Hustler
Without a doubt, one of the most significant standout features of the Suzuki Hustler is its excellent fuel economy. According to Suzuki, the car is capable of achieving almost 30 km/l, making it a very economical car in the Sri Lankan market.
The overall design of the Hustler is also another important standout feature that gives this vehicle ample seating space, to carry four adults on a long distance ride.
8. Suzuki Hustler Compared To Other Hatback Compact Cars in Sri Lanka
The Suzuki Hustler can be compared with the Suzuki Swift, the Honda Fit and the Hyundai Accent car models that are seen throughout the country.
Suzuki Hustler vs. Suzuki Swift - The Hustler has better fuel economy when compared with the Swift
Suzuki Hustler vs. Honda Fit - The Hustler has a lower CO2 emission when compared with the Fit
Suzuki Hustler vs. Hyundai Accent - The Hustler is cheaper in price when compared with the Accent
9. Top Reasons to Buy a Suzuki Hustler car
If you are considering buying this unique vehicle, then do not forget to consider the following aspects as well, which will help you to arrive at a more informed buying decision.
- Excellent interior space for the passengers
- Outstanding fuel economy in the city as well as on the highway
- Innovative small design for city travels
- Modern convenience and comfort features
- Excellent safety features for its price category in Sri Lanka
One of the main disadvantages of this car might be its seating arrangement that only allow four adults to ride at the same time. However, the Suzuki Hustler does provide enough space for those four passengers to go for an out of the city drive.
The modernly rugged yet boxy design of this vehicle might be a turnoff for some compact car buyers in Sri Lanka. However, the Hustler is a good value for money vehicle that can complete all essential daily tasks for a typical Sri Lankan family.
10. Where to Find a Suzuki Hustler for Sale in Sri Lanka
For most new Suzuki cars, the go to place is the Associated Motorways (Private) Limited, located within the Colombo city. However, for a buyer who is searching for a Suzuki Hustler can also get in contact with third party distributors that are found throughout Sri Lanka.
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Suzuki Hustler Price in Sri Lanka
A Suzuki Hustler car in its brand new condition can be purchased from the Sri Lankan market for around Rs. 2,950,000 to Rs. 3,100,000 as of (2015), subject to the level of facilities and options being offered.
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Price for New Suzuki Hustler
- Suzuki Hustler 2015: Rs. 2,950,000
- Suzuki Hustler J Style 2015: Rs. 3,100,000