Very popular during the late 80s, moreso in the 90s, the Vitara has become a mainstay in Suzuki Philippines’ stable, and have shared most of the Japanese automaker’s high reps on the off-roading industry,
In 2014, the Vitara, now known as the Grand Vitara, got a much-needed update. It now has automatic climate control and a 6.1-inch LCD touchscreen entertainment system that's navigation ready.
Hidden within its fresh new look is a 2.4L DOHC 16-valve VVT engine, capable of churning out 168 hp and 227 Nm of torque. Coupled to a 4-speed automatic gearbox, the Grand Vitara is able to achieve superb off-roading capabilities that seamlessly shift to on-road smoothness via its front McPherson Strut and Rear multi-link suspension.