Pak Suzuki Motor Company has unveiled another model to its stable of newly introduced cars in Pakistan – this time with an import model of Suzuki Ciaz that features 1.4L.
Yesterday the company revealed the 1.4L model of Suzuki Ciaz at an event in Lahore.
“We have seen a huge demand from the Suzuki customer base and dealers for a sedan car,” PSMC General Manager Azam Mirza
After the discontinuation of the Suzuki Liana in 2014, the company believed that the time was right to introduce another car in this engine category for Pak Suzuki customers.
A company official also mentioned that the Suzuki Celerio will also be launched in Pakistan under the name Suzuki Cultus, putting an end to weeks of confusion about Cultus-Celerio.
Suzuki has also stated its plans to invest 450 million in the country in the coming years, a move that the company says is subject to the benefits it can get from the new auto policy 2015, if the government chooses to give Pak Suzuki the same incentives as new auto makers coming to Pakistan.
The Suzuki Ciaz model is being imported from Thailand, with the K-series engine variant.
Price of Imported Suzuki Ciaz 1.4 L Variants
- With Automatic transmission: Rs 1.84 million
- With manual transmission: Rs. 1.69 million
The price range and engine size are competitively placed next to the Honda City and Toyota Corolla’s XLI, GLI models from its other rivals.
The company has not commented on how many models it expects to sell in its first year here. However they remain upbeat about their prospects and response from the Pakistani auto consumers.