Suzuki Equator 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki Equator 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 2 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 1 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2012 2012 Suzuki Equator Crew Cab PU/CC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Equator Crew Cab PU/CC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2012 2012 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab PU/EC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2011 2011 Suzuki Equator Crew Cab PU/CC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki Equator Crew Cab PU/CC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2011 2011 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab PU/EC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3

Fuel Efficiency

Suzuki has manufactured models of Equator 2WD for 4 years. They average 19.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2012 Equator 2WD above average at 21 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2012 Equator 2WD to be $1,850 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $2,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Equator 2WD consumes about 16 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2012 Suzuki Equator 2WD 21 23 19
2011 Suzuki Equator 2WD 21 23 19
2010 Suzuki Equator 2WD 19 22 17
2009 Suzuki Equator 2WD 21 23 19

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki Equator 2WD has 12 different model options on record with the EPA since 2009. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2012 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
2012 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 21 23 19
2012 Automatic 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 22 17
2011 Automatic 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 22 17
2011 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
2011 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 21 23 19
2010 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
2010 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 21 23 19
2010 Automatic 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 22 17
2009 Automatic 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 22 17
2009 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
2009 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 21 23 19