The Suzuki Fronx – Is This the New Frontrunner in the Compact SUV Race?

We believe the Fronx from Suzuki is poised to redefine what you expect from a compact SUV. With its striking looks, powerful performance, impressive road presence and cutting-edge technology, the new Suzuki Fronx makes a bold statement!  
Orange Suzuki Fronx Front view

Get ready, Cape Town! Thorp is offering the exciting Suzuki Fronx for sale in models to suit every taste and lifestyle. We believe the Fronx from Suzuki is poised to redefine what you expect from a compact SUV. With its striking looks, powerful performance, impressive road presence and cutting-edge technology, the new Suzuki Fronx makes a bold statement!  

And, of course, we back it with our 10-year, 1-million km warranty exclusive to Thorp, your trusted Suzuki dealership in the Western Cape. But what makes the Fronx so special? Let’s explore some of the features that position this compact SUV ahead of the competition!  

 Bold Design and Eye-Catching Exterior 

  • Rugged, Dynamic Design: The Suzuki Fronx’s confident stance is accentuated by roof rails, a broad bonnet, and the iconic Suzuki NEXWave grille. Its sleek lines and geometric precision-cut alloy wheels add a touch of trendy elegance. The striking front fascia, with its sharp LED headlights and sculpted bumper, adds to its sporty presence.  
  • Superior Functionality: The Fronx’s compact dimensions and outstanding driveability make it ideal for navigating through tight city streets and parking in restricted spaces. Its raised stance, nifty rear spoiler and muscular wheel arches add to its commanding and adventurous road presence.   

Spacious, Comfortable and Well-Designed Interior 

  • Roomy Interior and Sumptuous Comfort: The Suzuki Fronx interior offers a surprisingly roomy and sophisticated cabin. High-quality materials and thoughtful design touches give it a premium feel, whilst the ergonomic dashboard puts all controls conveniently to hand for the driver. Generously proportioned seats ensure comfortable support, and there’s ample leg- and headroom for both driver and all passengers. 
  • Advanced Convenience Features: The Fronx’s advanced convenience features include a large touchscreen infotainment system that’s compatible with both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay – putting entertainment, navigation, and connectivity at your fingertips. The automatic climate control system always ensures perfect cabin temperatures. The multifunction steering wheel allows you to control various functions without taking your hands off the wheel. The Fronx’s optional panoramic sunroof floods the interior with natural light.  

Outstanding Performance, Refined Driving Experience and Agile Handling 

In South Africa, the Suzuki Fronx comes with a dynamic 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder automatic or manual petrol engine, offering the perfect balance of power and efficiency. It delivers 77 kW at 6,000 rpm and a torque of 138 Nm at 4,400 rpm, providing impressive power for both city driving and highway cruising.  

Its refined driving dynamics and sophisticated suspension system ensure stability and control during cornering, so you and your passengers will be safe and comfortable even on rough roads. Its responsive steering makes it a joy to manoeuvre through city traffic and along winding roads.   

Outstanding Safety Specs and Cutting-Edge Technology 

The Suzuki Fronx comes equipped with comprehensive safety features, including:

  • HEARTECT Platform: The Fronx is built on Suzuki’s state-of-the-art HEARTECT platform that absorbs and disperses impact energy in the event of a collision. 
  • Multiple Airbags: The GL trim level has two frontal airbags, while the GLX variant has a total of six airbags that offer side and curtain protection in the event of a side impact. 
  • ABS with EBD: The Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) prevents wheel lock-up during emergency braking. The Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) optimises braking force distribution to give you maximum stopping power. 
  • ESP (Electronic Stability Programme): This system helps maintain control of the vehicle by automatically applying the brakes of individual wheels, as well as reducing engine power when it detects a loss of traction. 
  • Hill Hold Control: This feature prevents the vehicle from rolling backward on an incline, making uphill starts easier and safer. 
  • ISOFIX Child Seat Anchors: Securely fastened child seats add safety for your little ones. 
  • Reverse Parking Sensors to assist with parking and manoeuvring in tight spaces. 

In addition to these standard features, the Fronx also offers advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) in higher trim models, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control and automatic emergency braking. 

The Fronx also excels in technology and practicality. It offers Bluetooth connectivity for hands-free calling, audio streaming and voice recognition. Its premium sound system delivers a great immersive audio experience.  

USB charging ports are conveniently located for rear passengers to keep their devices charged on the go. Its spacious boot offers plenty of room for luggage, groceries, or whatever else you need on your ride. 

Fuel Efficiency and Sustainability for a Greener Drive 

The Suzuki Fronx’s 1.5-litre petrol engine is engineered to maximise fuel economy without compromising on performance. The 5-speed manual transmission achieves an impressive 5.5 L/100km fuel consumption figure. The 4-speed automatic offers a respectable 5.7 L/100km. Whichever you choose you’re making a responsible choice for both your budget and the planet!  

The Fronx’s innovative technologies minimise fuel consumption and reduce emissions. These include the start-stop feature that automatically shuts off the engine when the vehicle is stationary. This saves on fuel and reduces emissions, contributing to cleaner air in our cities. 

The Verdict? A Surefire Frontrunner in the SUV Stakes! 

The Suzuki Fronx is far more than just a compact SUV – it’s a statement of style, performance, and innovation. Its bold design commands attention on the road, while its spacious and luxurious interior offers a haven of comfort and connectivity.  

With its impressive fuel efficiency, agile handling, and advanced safety features, the Fronx is not only a joy to drive, but also a responsible choice for the environmentally conscious. Whether you’re a young professional looking for a stylish, tech-savvy ride, or have a small family in need of a versatile and safe vehicle, the Fronx delivers with practicality, performance, and panache! 

Thorp Suzuki invites you to meet this marvel for yourself! Visit our dealerships at Suzuki Table View, Suzuki N1 City and Suzuki Table Bay Mall in Sunningdale and take the Fronx for a spin! Discover for yourself why we rate this exceptional SUV so highly. 

Contact us today to schedule your test drive and enter the exciting world of the Suzuki Fronx in South Africa!

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