1. C

    Honda VS Suzuki (motorcycle)

    Guys what is better, a Honda ACE 125 cc, Suzuki TF 125 or a Suzuki Gs-150R? I really like both brands so im not really biased in anyway to either brand. I appreciate the Honda's simplicity and somewhat old fashioned design, however it lacks things such as a rev counter and a starter switch (it...
  2. C

    Where are they now?- Honda

    Honda is an amazing company. They have a wide range of products, from small generators, car and bikes all the way to planes and robots. Pretty cool right? It is even better once you factor in their ground-breaking cars such as the original CIVIC (never thought a CIVIC would be ground-breaking...
  3. Ivan Leon

    Maruti 1.5L Diesel : Official Review (Ciaz, Ertiga) - India

    What you'll like: • Quite an all-rounder of a diesel engine • Top-class refinement levels! Very smooth experience • Improved driveability, decent highway performance & relaxed cruiseability • Sweet 6-speed manual gearbox is a joy to use • Fuel-efficient nature, whether in the city or on the...
  4. Ivan Leon

    2019 Maruti Suzuki WagonR : Official Review (India)

    The Maruti WagonR is on sale in India at a price of between Rs. 4.20 - 5.70 lakhs (ex-Delhi). What you'll like: • Unbeatable practicality, with a value-for-money price tag • Spacious interiors. Ingress & egress are effortless too • 340-liter boot has almost doubled in size (compared to the...
  5. S

    Bearing knock on Suzuki SX4 2.0Auto

    Good Day A little feedback is required please; In June'18 my above vehicle suffered a bearing knock, on the day it was due for a service. Took it to the accredited RMI repairer and was quoted after engine was stripped R22K and the reason was given as oil that was sluggish, in a nutshell I was...
  6. Ivan Leon

    9 Maruti Suzuki models meet crash test norms (India)

    According to a media report, 9 out of 15 Maruti Suzuki cars currently on sale in India meet the new crash test norms that will come into effect from October 1, 2019. These include the S-Cross, Ciaz, Ertiga, Vitara Brezza, Baleno, Swift, Dzire, Ignis and Celerio. Passenger cars like the...
  7. Ivan Leon

    Maruti Suzuki CelerioX launched at Rs. 4.57 lakh

    Maruti Suzuki has launched a Celerio-based pseudo SUV called the CelerioX in India. The new model is available in 4 variants with the choice of a manual or an automatic gearbox. Prices start at Rs. 4.57 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The CelerioX is based on the Celerio hatchback, however in...
  8. riverdusty

    Sym XS200 Blaze Review needed please

    Looking at Anybody know this bike and can give me review or advice? This is for a 22km daily round trip commute. My MotoMia Java170 has finally given up, heh. nearly 20 000km, so time for replacement.
  9. Ivan Leon

    Maruti Vitara Brezza : Official Review

    Full report and many more pics here:
  10. S

    Mini SUV under 300k

    Dear knowledgeable MyBB folk. We have been looking at a nice family car, does not have to be spacious, but must be Safe and Reliable (under 300k). My wife seems to be set on the new Vitara or 2nd hand B-class. My worry is on the reliability and resale of Suzuki - will Suzuki be around for the...
  11. Ivan Leon

    Maruti-Suzuki S-Cross : Official Review

    The Maruti S-Cross will be launched in India in August 2015. What you’ll like: • Solid build & good quality, inside out • Powerful 1.6L diesel with 320 Nm of torque. Superb mid-range and top-end performance • Mature ride & handling package. High speed behaviour is exceptional • Practical...
  12. Ivan Leon

    Suzuki launches Ciaz sedan in SA

    Besides being a solid and neatly styled contender, one of this new Suzuki sedan's major selling points is that it offers more metal for the money. 4490mm long and 1736mm wide, the new Suzuki Ciaz is quite a bit bigger than the compact sedans it's priced against, such as the Kia Rio sedan...
  13. Ivan Leon

    Suzuki Celerio sales halted following brake failure during Autocar tests

    Suzuki Celerio sales have been suspended in the UK and Republic of Ireland with immediate effect, and all customers advised not to drive their cars, after two test vehicles suffered total brake failure during controlled tests by Autocar and What Car?. The cause of the loss of braking power -...
  14. Ivan Leon

    Tata Bolt vs Maruti Suzuki Swift – Shootout

    Since its launch in 2005, the Maruti Suzuki Swift has pretty much dominated the hatchback segment and although many cars have come to challenge the supremacy of the Japanese vehicle, few have given it sleepless nights. A car which we think can give the Swift a run for its money is finally...
  15. Ivan Leon

    Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 : Official Review

    The Maruti Alto K10 has been launched in India at a price of between Rs. 3.06 - 3.81 lakhs (ex-Delhi). What you'll like: • A much improved Alto K10 at the same price point • The cheapest automatic car available in India. VXI AMT starts at merely Rs. 3.80 lakhs • Power-to-weight ratio of 91...
  16. Ivan Leon

    SA's Swifts are safe, Suzuki insists

    Following the recent spate of shocking crash test results exposing many Indian-built cars as being unsafe, Suzuki is insisting that its South African customers have nothing to worry about. It was the Datsun Go that really grabbed the headlines for its crash test performance recently, which...
  17. Ivan Leon

    Suzuki's Alto replacement leaked

    The eager-beaver marketing mavens at Suzuki GB have released details of the Celerio city car, due to go on sale in Britain in February 2015. This has stirred up a bit of a hornet's nest among their colleagues at Suzuki SA, who were hoping to keep the replacement for the entry-level Alto under...
  18. Ivan Leon

    Euro Spec Suzuki Celerio Scores Only 3 Stars In NCAP Crash Test

    Suzuki is all set to launch the Celerio hatchback in Germany later this month and ahead of the official launch, the hatchback was subjected to the Euro New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) wherein it scored 3 out of 5 stars proving its crash worthiness. The Euro spec Celerio is sourced from...
  19. Ivan Leon

    Maruti Suzuki Swift & Datsun Go Fail NCAP Crash Tests

    The popular Maruti Suzuki Swift and the Datsun Go have failed the latest round of Indian crash tests carried out by Global NCAP. The Go is an entry-level model, which competes with Maruti Suzuki's Alto800 and Hyundai Eon, while the Swift is positioned as a more premium hatchback. The Swift has...
  20. SmellyCelly

    Suzuki Swift SE 1.4 - Go for it?

    I am tempted to buy the Suzuki Swift SE 1.4 - brand new 2013 edition for R160,000 all inclusive. Good deal?