Suzuki Kizashi Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki Kizashi Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 6 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 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
2013 2013 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2013 2013 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki Kizashi 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2010 2010 Suzuki Kizashi 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Suzuki has manufactured models of Kizashi for 4 years. They average 24.6 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2013 Kizashi below average at 24 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2013 Kizashi to be $1,600 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 $750 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Kizashi 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.

The Kizashi emits 376 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,640,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 269 trees would offset these emissions. The Kizashi has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Suzuki Kizashi 24 29 20
2012 Suzuki Kizashi 24 29 20
2011 Suzuki Kizashi 24 29 20
2010 Suzuki Kizashi 24 29 20

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki Kizashi has 8 different model options on record with the EPA since 2010. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 30 23
2013 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 20
2012 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 30 23
2012 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 20
2011 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 30 23
2011 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 20
2010 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23
2010 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 20