Suzuki Kizashi

National Stick Shift Day: Learning on the Fly (and Failing)

By Jennifer Newman on July 16, 2018

How did I learn to drive a stick shift? Trial and error — mostly error. Today is National Stick Shift Day. Well, Cars.com's Editorial department has decided to make this a thing becaus... Read More
2013 Suzuki Kizashi, SX4: Recall Alert

By Kasey Carlson on June 11, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,800 model-year 2013 Suzuki Kizashi sedans and SX4 hatchbacks equipped with continuously variable automatic transmissions The Problem: The transmission cont... Read More
Which Old Cars Have the Best Crash-Test Scores?

By Kelsey Mays on July 27, 2015

CARS.COM — If you want an affordable used car, the safest choices aren't necessarily out of the question. Manufacturers are serious about making the safest vehicles possible, and safet... Read More
The Ones That Got Away: 10 Cars We Miss

By Mike Hanley on April 13, 2015

Today's new cars are better than ever with levels of performance, comfort and efficiency unrivaled in automotive history. Despite the abundance of great new cars, what about the ones that ha... Read More
Recall Alert: 2010-2013 Suzuki SX4 and Kizashi

By Jennifer Geiger on January 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 60,000 model-year 2010-13 versions of the Suzuki SX4 hatchback and Kizashi sedan; only SX4s built between July 16, 2009, and Nov. 1, 2012, and Kizashis built... Read More
Recall Alert: 2010-2013 Suzuki Kizashi

By Matt Schmitz on August 27, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 19,000 model-year 2010-13 Suzuki Kizashi sedans manufactured between October 2009 and July 2012 The Problem: Spiders may weave a web in the evaporative canister vent... Read More
Suzuki Demand Rises After Bankruptcy Announcement

By Kelsey Mays on December 21, 2012

We’ll take shameless credit. Following Suzuki's bankruptcy announcement of its U.S. arm, shoppers are responding to our endorsement of the nimble Kizashi. Or maybe all that Christmas eggnog is g... Read More
Honda Shines, Toyota Falls in Latest IIHS Crash Tests

By Kelsey Mays on December 19, 2012

The 2013 Toyota Camry sedan and Prius v hybrid (above, right) failed a new crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety that simulates a frontal impact overlapping a small portion of... Read More
2013 Suzuki Kizashi: Get to Know it Before it's Gone

By Carrie Kim on November 16, 2012

The Suzuki Kizashi isn't the most familiar name when talking family cars. Like most, I'd never even heard of a Kizashi, and I was expecting a cheaply made budget car that's similar to an off-bra... Read More
Suzuki Bankruptcy: What You Need to Know

By David Thomas on November 6, 2012

Suzuki filed for bankruptcy Monday, officially eliminating its automotive arm in the U.S. That leaves current and potential owners with a lot of questions. We answer the most significant ones ... Read More