With its 1,281 registered cars and 14.41% market share, Suzuki was the absolute winner in the Hungarian vehicle market this January. The Vitara, with 718 units sold, remains the top-selling model in the first month of the year.
Suzuki today held a press conference at the Düsseldorf Boat Show to proudly introduce the NEW DF325A – an outboard that perfectly balances awesome power and thrust, with outstanding fuel-efficiency and trusted reliability all within a lightweight and stylish design.
Exceeding 2016 year’s results, Suzuki registered 15161 cars in 2017 setting a new record in Hungary and increasing its market share to 13,04% in the Hungarian passenger car market leading overall passenger car sales in Hungary. With the new Ignis and Swift added to the commercial offering, this great performance can be primarily attributed to the sales of popular locally manufactured models as well as growing fleet sales.
The Marine division of Magyar Suzuki Corporation held a press conference to present the brand’s latest technology innovations, its global history and business results, as well as its future goals in the marine products business. The event was attended by Merkantil Bank Ltd., financial partner of the company in Hungary, and Flaar Engineering Consultants, a Hungarian boat-building company known for its unique innovations that signed a partnership agreement with Suzuki Marine 2 years ago.
Magyar Suzuki Zrt. organized a new season of its competition for mechanics of Suzuki Service Centers. Besides professional and public recognition, the winners of this years-old contest receive valuable rewards. At the end of the three-round competition, this year’s winner is Tibor Czene of the Ring Autoház Kft. Service Center, who will represent the Hungarian Suzuki service centers at the European mechanics’ competition in Salzburg.
With the initiative, the company also aims to raise the attention of car owners to the safe maintenance and to nationwide availability of the reliable and professional service network.
3 million Suzuki cars made in 26 years. With this impressive figure, Magyar Suzuki Corporation has reached yet another milestone, again proving that the company is a significant player not only in the Hungarian car manufacturing sector, but also on the global car markets. In addition to last year's impressive domestic sales volumes, Suzukis manufactured in Hungary were shipped to more than 100 countries in the world from the Esztergom factory.
A three-year factory modernization program has been successfully concluded at Magyar Suzuki Corporation. Modernization was becoming timely for the plant, which has been in operation for 25 years, so that the Esztergom facility could fulfill the requirements of an increasingly diversified production and export to 128 countries without compromise, said the newly appointed Managing Director of Magyar Suzuki Corporation, Mr Yoshinobu Abe, at his first press conference in Hungary.
Merkantil Bank Zrt and Magyar Suzuki Corporation have signed a 7-year agreement to provide car purchase financing for customers. Under the agreement, Merkantil Bank will provide financing plans on highly advantageous conditions for customers buying Suzuki vehicles in a program, brand-named “Suzuki Finanszírozás” (Suzuki Financing).
In a ceremony today, Executive General Manager of Magyar Suzuki Corporation Róbert Krisztián, also a member of MSC’s board of directors and CEO of Rail Cargo Hungaria Ltd. and chairman of its board of directors Imre Kovács sent off the 4,000th block train carrying Suzuki cars manufactured in Esztergom for exports. Launched on the 25th anniversary of the departure of the first Suzuki train, the 20 special wagons now carry 200 Suzuki vehicles to Zeebrugge, Belgium, and from there, the cars will continue their journey to several countries across the globe.
Suzuki’s entire model portfolio was on display next to Miskolc at Szabó Suzuki’s impressive new showroom, on the official opening day last Friday. In the increasingly expanding network of brand dealers, Szabó Suzuki in Miskolc is the third unit to open in Hungary this year.
Suzuki Motor Corporation made two major announcements today, at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. One was the European premiere of the new IGNIS compact crossover, which aims to deliver a stylish exterior design combined with versatile functionality. The other was the announcement of Suzukis new direction for its ALLGRIP four-wheel drive technology.
With the new Ignis joining its line-up of four-wheel drive vehicles, Suzuki carefully reflected on its years of success in developing four-wheel drive technologies and decided to group them together under the ALLGRIP name to bring their value to a broader audience.
Suzuki Motor Corporation is proud to exhibit the new SX4 S-CROSS facelift model, which blends hatchback design with SUV taste, at this years Paris Motor Show. As the successor to the SX4, which went on sale in 2006, the SX4 S-CROSS takes design, utility, drivability, and environmental performance to whole new levels.
The new Ignis is a compact crossover designed to offer a stylish exterior along with versatile functionality that is convenient and easy to use. Its new styling features strong presence that skillfully blends a fresh new look with elements that remain true to its Suzuki heritage.