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2010 Suzuki SX4 Sportback Hatchback

2010 Suzuki SX4 Sportback Review

(2 Stars)  The cheapest AWD option available

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Overview
The SX4 was launched by Suzuki in 2007. It was their small crossover platform which was later transformed into a sedan option as well as the addition of the Sportback option. This was their hatchback option and essentially transformed the SX4 into its wagon variant. The range has been very successful due mainly to the design idea of offering more for the money than the competition. A task easier said than done, but one that Suzuki has managed to make a reality in the SX4 line.

The Sportback hatch turns the small crossover into a worthy player in the sport hatchback segment. The ride height is lowered to the sedans height and then stiffer spring rates and anti roll bars are added to offer a firmer, and therefore sportier ride. In all wheel drive format the SX4 becomes the least expensive production car to have an all wheel drive system. Interior space is also a highlight of the SX4, including materials that have the look and feel of more expensive pieces. The standard 2.0 liter engine is used in all configurations of the SX4.

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2010 SX4 Sportback Base Hatchback Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 2.0L in-linefour-cylinder DOHC and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 23 MPG city, 30 MPG highway, 26 MPG combined and 343 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
13.2-gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 148 hp @ 6,000 rpm; 140 ft lb of torque @ 3,500 rpm

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'10 Suzuki Hatchback Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
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Four Wheel ABS
  Climate Control  
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Front Air Conditioning
  Convenience  
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Cruise Control
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Keyless Entry
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Power Locks
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Power Outlet(s)
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Power Windows
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Steering Wheel Tilt
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Vehicle Information Center
  Exterior  
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Rear Spoiler
  Interior  
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Cup Holders
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Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  Safety  
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Daytime Running Lights
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Driver Air Bag
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Front Fog Lights
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Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
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Head/Curtain Airbag
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Passenger Air Bag
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Rear Airbag
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Rear Curtain Airbag
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Side Air Bag(s)
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Traction Control
  Seats  
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Folding Rear Seat
  Sound and Entertainment  
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Compact Disc Changer
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Compact Disc MP3 Capable
  Suspension  
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Sport Suspension
  Technology  
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Navigation System
  Tires and Wheels  
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Alloy Wheels
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