The Suzuki Ertiga Hybrid has been a staple of Suzuki’s and is ideal for both road trips and city driving. Suzuki Philippines, the country’s pioneer compact car distributor, has made it even better with modern technology and safety features to complement its form and functionality.
The Ertiga Hybrid is a stylish seven-seater compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) and is the first hybrid MPV to hit the market. With rising fuel prices, the Ertiga Hybrid’s efficient engine provides peace of mind that fuel expenses will not compromise the access to comfortable and fast travel, especially with its impressive fuel rating of 12.54 km/l on city driving, as observed by the Automobile Association of the Philippines (AAP).
When it comes to looks, the Ertiga Hybrid exudes both style and robustness. Its new front grille has a certain elegance about it, while also emanating modernity. The flowing lines are sleek and aerodynamic which makes it both stylish and functional.
“The Ertiga Hybrid can accommodate up to seven passengers with comfortable seating, which is perfect for those long trips and even for just those city drives in the metro. The seats can be reconfigured so that maximum comfort and space can be attained while at the same time, bags, gears and even equipment can be accommodated. The Ertiga Hybrid is a practical solution to any travel necessity,” said Norihide Takei, Director and General Manager for Automobile of Suzuki Philippines.
It is also equipped with practical functionality such as headlamps with follow-me-home features, rear combination lamps, fog lamps and side mirrors with integrated signal lamps. The tailgate is designed with chrome accents and the “hybrid” emblem put on display while the wheels and tires feature 15-inch two tone polished alloy wheels with 185/65 R 15 tires.
The exterior may already be looker, but the Ertiga Hybrid also has an interior to match. It features a stylish meter cluster, a D-shape steering wheel, a multi-information display with a 10-inch touch screen radio, a keyless push start system and an automatic front air conditioner to ensure a smoother driving experience.
The Ertiga Hybrid is a smart hybrid vehicle that has the powerful, fuel-efficient 1.5 liter petrol engine and a 12V lithium ion battery to ensure power is always available.
“The Ertiga Hybrid’s Engine Auto Stop Start System (EASS) makes it possible for drivers to still save on fuel consumption despite the challenges of heavy traffic in almost all major thoroughfares in the city. To ensure maximum safety, the EASS is complemented by the Electronic Stability Program, the SRS airbag system and the Anti-lock Braking System, especially during emergency braking situations,” Takei added.
When it comes to safety, all parties on the road are considered – not just drivers and passengers. This includes pedestrians as the vehicle’s pedestrian injury mitigating body provides added protection in case of a collision.
Families will look to the Suzuki Ertiga Hybrid as a practical choice, whether it’s for travel adventures or everyday driving in the metro. It offers a big opportunity for savings while maintaining form and functionality that is both modern and reliable.