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Suzuki Alto Automatic

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Suzuki Alto Automatic

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 3-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 997 cm3 / 60.8 cu in / 60.8 cu in, 50.0 kW / 67.1 hp / 67.1 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 90.0 N·m / 66.4 lb·ft / 66.4 lb·ft @ 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 150 km/h / 93 mph / 93 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)SuzukiIssued from2008
ModelAlto AutomaticIssued until
SerieAltoNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerSuzukiCountryJP

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3500 mm / 137.8 in / 137.8 inTotal (curb) weight880 kg / 1940 lb / 1940 lb
Width1600 mm / 63.0 in / 63.0 inDry weight
Height1470 mm / 57.9 in / 57.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2360 mm / 92.9 in / 92.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1405 mm / 55.3 in / 55.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance150 mm / 5.9 in / 5.9 inFuel capacity35 l / 7.7 UK gal / 9.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.48  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.5 sq ft / 6.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.9 kW / 20.0 hp / 20.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeK10BTotal number of cylinders3
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerSuzukiValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore73.0 mm / 2.87 in / 2.87 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.4 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.92
Fuel supplyMPFIEngine displacement997 cm3 / 60.8 cu in / 60.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity332.33 cm3/cylinder / 20.280 cu in/cylinder / 20.280 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power50.0 kW / 67.1 hp / 67.1 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque90.0 N·m / 66.4 lb·ft / 66.4 lb·ft at 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)23.7 kW / 31.7 hp / 31.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.2 kW/l / 1.102 bhp/cu in / 1.102 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque90.3 N·m/l / 0.79 lb·ft/cu in / 0.79 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.7
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.38

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed150 km/h / 93 mph / 93 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)17.00 s / 17.00 s / 17.00 sPower-to-weight ratio76.1 kW/ton / 57.7 bhp/ton / 57.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions122 g/km / 196 g/mi / 196 g/mi
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rear3 Links, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front155/65 R 14Tyres rear155/65 R 14
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Suzuki Alto Automatic

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