Suzuki SX4 Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki SX4 Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 5 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 14 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 Sx4 5 HB FWD 4 4 3 5 2 4
2013 2013 Suzuki Sx4 5 HB AWD 4 4 3 5 2 4
2013 2013 Suzuki Sx4 4 DR FWD 4 4 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 2 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Sx4 5 HB FWD 4 4 3 5 2 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Sx4 5 HB AWD 4 4 3 5 2 4
2012 2012 Suzuki Sx4 4 DR FWD 4 4 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 2 4
2011 2011 Suzuki SX4 SW AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki SX4 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Suzuki SX4 SW FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2010 2010 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 4 4
2010 2010 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR Wagon w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 5 4 4
2009 2009 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 4 4
2009 2009 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR Wagon w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 5 4 4
2008 2008 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR Wagon w/SAB Not Rated 4 4 5 4 4
2008 2008 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 4 4
2007 2007 Suzuki SX-4 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Suzuki has manufactured models of SX4 for 7 years. They average 24.9 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2013 SX4 above average at 25 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2013 SX4 to be $1,550 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 $500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The SX4 consumes about 13 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 SX4 emits 345 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,175,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 246 trees would offset these emissions. The SX4 has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Suzuki SX4 25 29 23
2012 Suzuki SX4 25 29 23
2011 Suzuki SX4 25 29 23
2010 Suzuki SX4 26 30 23
2009 Suzuki SX4 25 30 22
2008 Suzuki SX4 25 30 22
2007 Suzuki SX4 24 28 22

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki SX4 has 14 different model options on record with the EPA since 2007. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2013 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2012 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2012 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2011 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2011 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2010 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2010 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 26 30 23
2009 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2009 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 29 22
2008 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2008 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22
2007 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 28 22
2007 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 22