Suzuki has announced the 2012 model Splash Mini-MPV, both the exterior and interior have undergone styling refreshments. The list of changes includes new front and rear bumper styling, new bonnet and grille design, new design seat fabric and graphite colour scheme, Piano Black finish to centre console and Black cloth finish to the front door armrests. The changes in bumper designs have resulted in an overall increase in length of 60mm, taking Splash to a still very compact 3,775mm.
The colour range has been extended with Sparkling Blue metallic added to the colour range as an option, adding to Galactic Grey; Silky Silver and Cosmic Black metallic paint finishes as well as Superior White and Bright Red standard solid colours.
There are two highly economical engines offered; Suzuki’s 68 PS VVT 1.0-litre (Variable Valve Timing) three cylinder unit and the latest Dual VVT (inlet and exhaust camshaft) 94 PS 1.2-litre petrol engine that was first used in the all-new Swift.
All Splash models offer a generous equipment list as standard including four airbags, CD tuner with MP3 player and steering wheel-mounted audio controls; leather-trimmed steering wheel; remote central locking; front electric windows with driver’s auto-down; electrically adjustable and heated door mirrors; height-adjustable front seat and tilt adjustable steering wheel and an information display. There is no price increase and the VAT free offers have now been extended across the Splash range with the 1.0-litre SZ2 available from just £7,777.