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Old 10-30-2006, 11:18 PM   #1
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Default 2007 Suzuki SX4 "Zuk" Concept @ 2006 SEMA

2007 Suzuki SX4 "Zuk" Concept @ 2006 SEMA

Press Release:
Inspired by Suzuki’s world-renowned, championship-winning sportbikes, and derived from the new SX4 sport X-over, the Zuk concept offers solid functionality both on the road and the track. Built by Road Race Motorsports of Santa Fe Springs, Calif., the sporty Zuk is powered by a 300-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbocharged and intercooled engine with alcohol injection system, matched to a five-speed manual transmission.

Designed for ultimate street performance, the stunning SX4 concept features a sophisticated all-wheel-drive system, excellent stability and crisp handling characteristics. The Zuk features Suzuki Hayabusa and GSX-R-inspired bodywork, ground effects, mirrors, spoiler and exhaust, all wrapped in blue metallic paint and carbon fiber. Framing accent lights highlight the Zuk’s motorcycle-themed structure and cage, while strategically placed openings reveal the vehicle’s powertrain, wheels, tires and chassis details. The fully drivable and track-tested Zuk is equipped with a fully tuned performance suspension system, 19-inch alloy wheels and high-performance tires.

The motorcycle-inspired design continues inside the Zuk, revealing a functional, modern sportbike-styled space frame and roll cage. Cove lighting further accentuates the superbike-inspired structural frame and draws attention to the GSX-R-inspired instrument cluster. Minimalist racing seats with charcoal and carbon fiber interior trim and touch points provide interior comfort and complement the Zuk’s optimal driving experience. Other race-inspired interior appointments include center switches and gauge set – evocative of Suzuki racing heritage – and machined aluminum driver and navigator foot platforms cantilevered for an exciting motorcycle feel.
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Old 11-18-2006, 12:30 AM   #2
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i want one!!
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Old 11-20-2006, 05:16 PM   #3
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This would be a nice weekend track car, but I just can't imagine something like that as a DD.
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Old 11-21-2006, 08:08 PM   #4
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They should make something small and tossable like the old Swift GTi.
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Old 11-21-2006, 08:16 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Derbagger View Post
They should make something small and tossable like the old Swift GTi.
you mean just bring over the swift gt they have right now
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Old 11-22-2006, 10:24 AM   #6
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Old 11-22-2006, 01:28 PM   #7
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Pretty sweet
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Old 11-22-2006, 02:27 PM   #8
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Check out the USTCC SX4 ('GodZUKI') to be driven by Gary Sheehan (and Sam Mitani).

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Old 11-25-2006, 09:44 PM   #9
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I just checked this car out. What a great little car. It's only missing a turbo. Maybe to come down the road. Let's hope so.
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Old 11-27-2006, 11:31 PM   #10
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I think the SX4 is neat, and if they offer a more powerful one, it could possibly sway me from buying another subaru (emphasis on "possibly"). On the other hand, if they bring over the Swift GTi, all bets are off -- the current one is a badass little car.
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