Suzuki Karimun Wagon R is a city car by the renowned Japanese automaker Suzuki. This drive was launched for the first time in the year 1993 and is in its fifth generation as of now. Though, it has been more than 2 decades in the auto market, the car hasn't lost its charm and loyal customers. For Indonesian customers, Karimun Wagon R is offered in 3 trims – GA, GX and GL trims. This city car is equipped with a 1.0-litre gasoline powertrain which is capable of churning out a peak power of 68 PS at 6200 rpm and a peak torque of 90 Nm at 3500 rpm. The engine is coupled with a 5-speed manual transmission which shows decent efficiency and performance.
Suzuki has given an impressive exterior to its Karimun Wagon R which employs a narrow chrome garnished front grille with Suzuki insignia and broad lower glossy black grille. The angular Blue headlamps complete this front in an appealing manner. The sidelines of this city car give it a more distinguish look. Also, the pronounced fenders with 13-inch alloy wheels and complementing tires complete the overall exterior look of this car. Slip inside the Karimun Wagon R and find yourself in a decently arranged cabin with a variety of attractive features.
Karimun Wagon R comes employed with numerous safety and security aspects across its trims. Though, the base trim (GA) has bare minimum safety features, the GX and GL variants are better equipped. There is keyless entry system in the GX trim for convenience and security. Also, child lock at doors is given in all the trims. The vehicle immobilizer to keep the car safe against theft is also featured in Suzuki Karimun Wagon R.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R gives a decent mileage of 16 kmpl on an average in standard conditions. The mileage shoots to 18 kmpl in highway drives and 14 kmpl in city drives making the combined mileage count to 16 kmpl on an average. Though, this car is not made for highway drives and would run efficiently in city areas only. This vehicle comes with a maximum fuel capacity of 35 litres.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R is equipped with a 1.0-litre DOHC 3-inline petrol engine. This power mill delivers a peak power of 68 PS at 6200 rpm and a peak torque measuring 90 Nm at 3500 rpm which is pretty decent. The engine is mingled with 5-speed manual gearshift for better performance and efficiency.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R is a city car and cannot deliver acceleration and pick up numbers like any sports car. But this car can definitely show some decent figures in this segment while accelerating from 0 to 100 kmph in 17.5 seconds with a top speed of 145 kmph with its sole 1.0-liter petrol engine.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R is laced with a narrow upper front grille with thick chrome garnishing and Suzuki insignia in the middle of it. The glossy black wide lower grille allows smooth airflow apart from making the entire front look elegant and appealing. The perfectly crafted 'Blue Eyes' headlamps complement the front fascia in the most appropriate manner. The GL and GX trims are employed with roof rails to add more sportiness at the exterior. Fog lamps at the sides of lower front grille ensure that there is good visibility during foggy weather. The pronounced fenders with 13-inch alloy wheels and complementing tires not only complete the exterior in the most impressive way but also ensure that there are decent stability and road-hugging grip. Overall, the car carries a boxy design with chrome for elegance and black for flaunting sportiness.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R flaunts same exterior dimensions across its 3 variants. The hatchback comes with overall dimensions measuring 3600 mm x 1475 mm x 1670 mm (L X W X H) along with wheelbase counting to 2400 mm. The decent wheelbase ensures that there is sufficient cabin space for all 5 passengers in this Suzuki car. The minimum ground clearance of Karimun Wagon R is 170 mm allowing it to run smoothly on city roads.
When it comes to cabin space, Suzuki Karimun Wagon R has got some really good aspects to make a standing in the competition. The dual-tone dashboard of this city car has an instrument panel which is placed in such a manner that the driver can check with all the necessary readings very conveniently. The steering wheel is garnished with chrome for a classy look inside. The comfortable and stylish looking seats are wrapped with durable fabric upholstery. To offer absolute comfort in the cabin, this drive has got decent wheelbase which allows ample legroom, headroom and shoulder room for all the passengers. Along with this, the car has a big boot space along with 11 petty storage compartments so that the cabin may not look messy.
To offer optimum comfort to all the 5 occupants, Suzuki Karimun Wagon R has been given a decent wheelbase. The drive is packed with several comforting features including electric power steering for easy maneuver. Apart from this, the car is packed with power windows in the GX and GL trims. This Suzuki car is employed with a manual air conditioning facility to keep the cabin temperature comfortable during the journeys. With all these features, there are 11 multi-compartment in the cabin area so that the occupants may pack their petty things in there without making the cabin look messy.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R is available in GA, GX and GL hatchbacks. All the variants have decent boot space to accommodate the luggage of their passengers. The cargo space available in this Suzuki car measures to 180 litres which is pretty decent for a city car. Other than this, the car offers 11 multi-compartments in the cabin space where the passengers can pack their surplus handy things.
Karimun Wagon R variants are equipped with 1.0-litre DOHC 3-inline 12 valves petrol engine. This humble yet efficient engine generates a maximum power of 68 PS at 6200 rpm and a maximum torque measuring 90 Nm at 3500 rpm which looks quite decent. This engine is further mingled with a 5-speed manual gearbox to show the efficiency it is designed for.
This car by Suzuki delivers decent entertainment features to the occupants to kill the boredom while driving on lone roads. To ensure fun and entertainment on board, there are AM/FM and CD player. The standard entertainment system including speakers is plotted in this city car. The dashboard is further equipped with various accessories, like a manual air conditioner and sporty meter cluster display. Since a basic audio system is employed in this Suzuki car, there is no touch screen available in Karimun Wagon R.
Karimun Wagon R is employed with 13-inch alloy wheels and appropriate 145/80 R13 tires to get a firm grip and absolute stability on the road. The alloy wheels not only add grace to the external appearance of this car but also ensure a balanced drive.
Suzuki Karimun Wagon R has ventilated disc brakes at its front wheels and solid drum brakes at its rear pair for effective braking experience while driving on different terrains. Talking about the suspension system, this city car is packed with McPherson Strut with coil spring front suspension and 3-Links Rigid with coil spring rear suspension for best stability and handling of the vehicle at high speeds.
Karimun Wagon R is a city car and has got everything which ensures the safety of the occupants. The car is equipped with vehicle immobilizer across all its variants for the safety of the vehicle. Along with this, there is a security alarm to prevent the car from any theft. This car is employed with dual SRS airbags for the safety of both of the front seats occupants. In addition to these features, Child Proof Door Lock is also given in this city car. Keyless entry is also offered in this Suzuki car for more convenience and safety.