The Suzuki Kizashi Has Been Recalled?

Since last year's endless parade of automobile recalls appears headed full steam ahead into 2015, let's kick off the new year with a recall that comes way out left field: Suzuki is recalling nearly 61,000 Kizashi sedans due to a transmission defect. » 1/02/15 2:55pm 1/02/15 2:55pm

'The Suzuki Kizashi Is An In-Betweener'

Let's hop in the DeLorean and travel back to late 2009, back when Suzuki was battered and on the ropes but still alive in the U.S. However, they had one last ace up their sleeves: the 2010 Suzuki Kizashi. » 5/03/13 5:20pm 5/03/13 5:20pm

American Suzuki Files For Bankruptcy, Will Stop Selling Cars In The U.S.

Suzuki won't be selling cars in the US anymore; their US distributor just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Oh, you're not surprised? Neither are we. » 11/05/12 8:00pm 11/05/12 8:00pm

Suzuki to take Kizashi "to the next level"

Suzuki says it plans two global reveals for next month's New York Auto Show. One will supposedly be a redesign of the Kizashi that will take the econobox "to the next level." What the hell does that mean? » 3/25/11 12:15pm 3/25/11 12:15pm

Forgotten auto company runs old Super Bowl ad for unpronounceable car

While most automakers are rolling out brand new Super Bowl ads, Suzuki's relying on one they've already used for ads purchased in 14 markets where, they hope, people realize Suzuki sells cars so they buy the capable but awkwardly named Kizashi » 2/04/11 4:00pm 2/04/11 4:00pm

This Isn’t The Kizashi Sport You're Looking For... Move Along

VW bought 20% of Suzuki from GM, denying the brand access to the 3.6-liter V6 it wanted for the Suzuki Kizashi Sport, so they just gave the 2.4-liter some sporty trim instead. Hooray. » 3/31/10 10:30am 3/31/10 10:30am

Suzuki Kizashi Starts Under $19K, Tops Out At $27K

The Suzuki Kizashi is competitive with the other mid-size sedans in terms of performance, but no one is going to buy one unless it's competitive on price. At $18,999 for a well-equipped base model it could be a Sonata-killer. » 11/05/09 9:00am 11/05/09 9:00am

Driving The Suzuki Kizashi V6 Test Mule

Alongside the 2010 Suzuki Kizashi we tested at Virginia International Raceway was a V6-powered "chassis verification prototype" test mule, providing more power and an aggressive body-kit. Is this the car Suzuki should have built instead? » 10/16/09 11:00am 10/16/09 11:00am

2010 Suzuki Kizashi: First Drive

Mid-size sedans are the toasters of the automotive world — appliances automakers make for cow-like consumers to buy. The 2010 Suzuki Kizashi is the newest toaster on the market, trying to be both better and cheaper than the rest. » 10/16/09 12:01am 10/16/09 12:01am

Save The Kizashi Concepts?!

In addition to yesterday's wrecked reader-spotted Suzuki Kizashi in Florida, we have these images from 7TUNE that appear to show all three Kizashi concept cars being junked. So, wait, save the Kizashi concepts?! [7TUNE] » 9/04/09 10:40am 9/04/09 10:40am

Save The Kizashis?

Reader Aaron sends in this picture of what we're guessing is one of the first unintentionally crashed versions of the untested and unreleased Suzuki Kizashi. The full story from Aaron below the jump. » 9/03/09 5:15pm 9/03/09 5:15pm

Suzuki Kizashi Leaks One Day Early, Years Too Late

Finally giving the automaker that's better known for its bikes a competitive entry in the anonymous midsize sedan category, pictures of the Suzuki Kizashi have leaked a day before they were supposed to. » 7/29/09 7:00pm 7/29/09 7:00pm

Suzuki Kizashi Not Dead, To Premier At New York Auto Show

The reports of the Suzuki Kizashi’s death are greatly exaggerated. In fact, it’s scheduled for an unveiling, in final production form, at this year’s New York Auto show. » 1/06/09 4:30pm 1/06/09 4:30pm

2010 Suzuki Kizashi Spotted Unclad And Ready For 'Ring Time

We've heard about the new Suzuki Kizashi's engines » 10/29/08 8:30am 10/29/08 8:30am courtesy of an overzealous Aussie importer, and we've seen suitable for a kids' coloring book. Now we get a sneak peek of the new Suzuki courtesy of the spy photogs at KGP. Our reaction is mixed; on one hand, it's a nice-enough looking sedan with some Teutonic…

Suzuki Kizashi Images Leaked; Crayola Exterior Color Scheme Suspected

Grab your crayons, kids: Outlines of the 2010 Suzuki Kizashi » 9/12/08 10:40am 9/12/08 10:40am have been leaked from the sieve-like European Trademark Office. The end result looks like the after engineering dropped it in the dryer and put it on the "Sonata, Malibu, 1-Series Cycle." This is a pretty weak leak, considering we don't know what the…

Suzuki Kizashi Engine Details Leaked By Enthusiastic Aussie Importer

The upcoming 2010 Suzuki Kizashi » 9/04/08 9:20am 9/04/08 9:20am sedan, based on the show car, will be available with at least two Suzuki-developed engines: A 2.4-liter four cylinder for the entry-level Kizashi and a V6 displacing around 3.6 liters for the up-level model. The Kizashi is making its way through the development cycle at the littlest…

Suzuki Kizashi 3 Concept Coming To New York Auto Show

Suzuki seems to be making a concerted effort to establish themselves in the increasingly competitive North American car market. At Chicago they introduced the Suzuki Equator, a Frontier-based entrant into the truck market. At that unveil they hinted at a four-door sports for the NY Auto Show, which is the concept you… » 3/06/08 12:15pm 3/06/08 12:15pm

Suzuki Kizashi Concept Could Debut Soon

Well, Suzuki seems like they're pushing for some school yard respect. Motor Authority is spreading a rumor that the company will be coming at us at either the New York Auto Show or Chicago Auto Show with a revised Suzuki Kizashi. We first saw the original Kizashi at the Frankfurt Auto Show and it was the stuff dreams… » 1/30/08 2:30pm 1/30/08 2:30pm