E mong the news that Suzuki prepared to show this week in the Geneva Motor Show is this prototype one 4 × 4 small size . This is the Suzuki iM-4 Concept, a compact SUV presented as a conceptual work, but that could advance the forms of a new generation Jimny.
The IM-4 combines in his small packaging technologies that provide a good performance out of the way, while achieves good energy renidimeiento thanks to its system Hybrid propulsion SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki) which achieves excellent fuel economy and low CO2 emissions.
The hybrid system incorporates lithium ions and regenerative braking system that not only achieves better fuel efficiency, but also keep the weight, size and contents cost.
The IM-4 could advance the format of the next generation of Suzuki Jiimny.
Its engine is a block 1.2-liter DUALJET attached to SHVS system mentioned above, but have not disclosed their power values.
The small body of 3.69 meters long is mounted on a completely new platform . The look chosen for its exterior aesthetics combines a retro innovative design, with touches . front is highlighted with a light clusters LED lights integrated inside the grill, plus a supplementary fog lights circular format and some moldings with chrome finish.
The side has as main characteristic the format of the rear window and an embossed with three slits that provide a distinctive format pillar C. The image is complete with alloy wheels of 18 inches and a floating roof appearance thanks to B-pillars and painted black .
The posterior is sober, with large headlights, a discreet spoiler on the rear glass and a chrome trim completing your decor. From this angle can appreciate the bulging wheel arches , which together with the wheels located either end of the body, give it a touch of sportiness.
The interior is still unknown, since Suzuki has not released No image carrier .