Suzuki XL6 2019 – the premium version of Ertiga – was first launched in the Indian market last August. According to rumors, this MPV model will be distributed throughout the Southeast Asian market, first Indonesia, but under the name Suzuki XL7. The reason is that this model in Indonesia will be equipped with 7-seat interiors Suzuki Ertiga instead of 6 seats like in the Indian market.
So far, rumors have come true when photos of Suzuki XL7 2020 in Indonesia were posted online. These photos were taken at an internal event of Suzuki Indonesia.
Thereby, it can be seen that this MPV model only possesses some differences in exterior design compared to Suzuki XL6 in the Indian market such as the “XL7” logo on the tailgate and wheels. If you spend more money, customers can install chrome U-shaped brace, surround the area of the license plate and silver roof for your Suzuki XL7 2020.
Similar to the XL6, the Suzuki XL7 2020 has a bolder, more muscular and tough exterior design than the regular Ertiga. The car is equipped with a more prominent headlight with a sharper and more complex LED headlight, integrated LED daytime running lights. Between the headlamp clusters dedicated to the 2020 Suzuki XL7 is a larger, more vertical hexagon grille with dual chrome spokes connected to the manufacturer’s logo. In addition, the car also has a wider front air cavity, a thicker front bumper, fog lights cluster to a new position and details fake protection panels under the SUV style.
The black band around the front fog lamps will extend to the side, hugging the “muscular” fenders. Under the doorstep there is also a new silver trim. Exterior mirror shell and silver roof cover are other highlights in the design of the Suzuki XL7 side frame 2020.
Behind the Suzuki XL7 2020 there is not much change compared to the standard Ertiga, except LED taillights and different rear bumper, with integrated vertical light reflectors. Similarly at the rear of the car, Suzuki XL7 2020 also has fake details of silver underbody guards.
There is no specific information about the interior of the Suzuki XL7 2020 in Indonesia. Predicting, the car will own interior design like Suzuki XL6 in India but comes with 7 seats.
And yet, the size of this MPV model is also adjustable compared to the standard Suzuki Ertiga. Specifically, the Suzuki XL7 2020 has a length of 4,445 mm, a width of 1,775 mm, a height of 1,700 mm, a wheelbase of 2,740 mm and a turning radius of 5.2 m. Thus, compared to its brother Suzuki Ertiga, XL7 is longer than 50 mm, wider than 40 mm and higher than 10 mm while the wheelbase and rotation radius remain the same.
The engine of the Suzuki XL7 2020 is likely to be no change compared to the regular Ertiga. Specifically, the car is equipped with a 4-cylinder gasoline engine, capacity of 1.5 liters, generating a maximum capacity of 105 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and maximum torque of 138 Nm at the engine. 4,400 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission.
In the Indonesian market, Suzuki XL7 2020 has a total of 4 equipment equipped with prices ranging from 179 – 202.5 million Rupiah (about 302 – 342 million). Along with Suzuki Ertiga, the new XL7 will compete with rivals such as Mitsubishi Xpander Cross and Toyota Rush.
After Indonesia, Suzuki XL7 2020 may also return to Vietnam soon this year, according to a sales consultant at the dealer revealed.