Car quick pick



My car fleet

No cars selected
Suzuki logo

Suzuki Grand Vitara

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Suzuki Grand Vitara

4-door 5-seater offroad utility vehicle, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2699 cm3 / 164.7 cu in / 164.7 cu in, 68.0 kW / 91.2 hp / 91.2 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 249.5 N·m / 184.0 lb·ft / 184.0 lb·ft @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 6.2 l/100km / 45.6 mpg-UK / 37.9 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)SuzukiIssued from2006
ModelGrand VitaraIssued until
SerieGrand VitaraNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerSuzukiCountryJP

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typeoffroad utility vehicleNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)691 l / 24.40 cu ft / 24.40 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)3990 l / 140.91 cu ft / 140.91 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)525 l / 18.54 cu ft / 18.54 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4480 mm / 176.4 in / 176.4 inTotal (curb) weight1292 kg / 2848 lb / 2848 lb
Width1820 mm / 71.7 in / 71.7 inDry weight
Height1700 mm / 66.9 in / 66.9 inLoad capacity128 kg / 282 lb / 282 lb
Wheelbase2650 mm / 104.3 in / 104.3 inGross (max.) weight1420 kg / 3131 lb / 3131 lb
Track frontTowing weight1300 kg / 2866 lb / 2866 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance210 mm / 8.3 in / 8.3 inFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.5Frontal area (A)2.63 m2 / 28.3 sq ft / 28.3 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)1.31 m2 / 14.2 sq ft / 14.2 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)32.7 kW / 43.8 hp / 43.8 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore78.0 mm / 3.07 in / 3.07 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke69.5 mm / 2.74 in / 2.74 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.12
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2699 cm3 / 164.7 cu in / 164.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity332.10 cm3/cylinder / 20.266 cu in/cylinder / 20.266 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio9.6 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power68.0 kW / 91.2 hp / 91.2 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque249.5 N·m / 184.0 lb·ft / 184.0 lb·ft at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)27.2 kW / 36.5 hp / 36.5 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output25.2 kW/l / 0.554 bhp/cu in / 0.554 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque92.4 N·m/l / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio71.4 kW/ton / 54.1 bhp/ton / 54.1 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)13.1 l/100km / 21.6 mpg-UK / 18.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)10.2 l/100km / 27.7 mpg-UK / 23.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)6.2 l/100km / 45.6 mpg-UK / 37.9 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions152 g/km / 245 g/mi / 245 g/mi
  Range726 km / 451 mi / 451 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front235/60-R16Tyres rear185/60-R15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsOptional ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Suzuki Grand Vitara

Infobox

Car Insurance Comparison – Why It is Important

Knowing what to look for when making a car insurance comparison is getting to be more important all of the time. Most, if not all states require motorists to have some level of auto insurance.

But now, states like Mississippi that do not have insurance databases are going to have them, and there must be proof of insurance before the automobile can get its tags renewed. According to the Jackson Free Press, the Mississippi legislature passed a new law in mid-March of 2011 requiring that motorists have more than just an insurance card, but actually have the insurance and be in the database. No insurance means no tags. This will prevent motorists from signing up for insurance and then canceling the policy to save money and still have the card.

With this becoming more common, it is more important now than ever to know how to make a car insurance comparison. Everyone wants to save money on auto insurance, and if that is the name of your game, you will want to get the absolute minimum that your state requires. That does not necessarily mean that you are going to have great insurance, though, because it will most likely just be liability. If your car still has some value to it, this may not be the best for you. If your car is totaled, you will have no way to recover the loss.

If you are already covered under a health insurance plan, it may not be necessary to get additional medical coverage with your auto insurance. If not, this could be crucial. Other additions that you will have to consider include towing, comprehensive coverage, theft, extra liability, car rental and a number of other options your agent will be happy to show you.

(...)

Read more...

 
TOPlist