Suzuki Forenza Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki Forenza Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 151 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
2008 2008 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. Wagon w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 4 4 4
2008 2008 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 4 (picture) 4 4
2007 2007 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. Wagon w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 Not Rated Not Rated 4
2007 2007 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 4 (picture) 4 4
2006 2006 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 Not Rated Not Rated 4
2005 2005 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 Not Rated Not Rated 4
2004 2004 Suzuki Forenza 4-DR. Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 3 (picture) 3 4

Fuel Efficiency

Suzuki has manufactured models of Forenza for 5 years. They average 22.3 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2008 Forenza above average at 23 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2008 Forenza to be $1,700 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 $1,250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Forenza consumes about 14 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
2008 Suzuki Forenza 23 28 20
2007 Suzuki Forenza 23 28 20
2006 Suzuki Forenza 23 28 20
2005 Suzuki Forenza 22 27 20
2004 Suzuki Forenza 22 27 20

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki Forenza has 10 different model options on record with the EPA since 2004. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2008 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 28 19
2008 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 28 20
2007 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 28 19
2007 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 28 20
2006 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 28 19
2006 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 28 20
2005 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 28 20
2005 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 27 20
2004 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 28 20
2004 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 27 20