1999 Suzuki Grand Vitara Expert Reviews

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on September 20, 1998

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on September 20, 1998

`Suzuki . . . didn't they make the Samurai?" the wife asked when the Suzuki Grand Vitara arrived in the driveway. Some folks still remember the Samurai, the teeny tiny sport-utility vehicle... Read full review

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on December 11, 1998

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on December 11, 1998

This is a critical time for Suzuki. If the new Grand Vitara minisport-utility vehicle is a hit, Suzuki will likely survive in the brutal U.S. market. If it fails to catch on, there could be major t... Read full review

IndyStar.com's view

By George Moore on June 14, 1998

IndyStar.com's view

By George Moore on June 14, 1998

There is something grand about a name like Grand Vitara.When applied in automotive form it represents the name of the all-new 1999 Suzuki Grand Vitara sport utility vehicle.As the latest product in... Read full review


AZCentral.com's view

By Bob Golfen on February 27, 1999

AZCentral.com's view

By Bob Golfen on February 27, 1999

Pleasant surprises arrive in all shapes and sizes. And sometimes it's true that good things come in small packages. I just hope nobody takes offense when I say: Despite its weird name, the 19... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on July 11, 1999

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on July 11, 1999

Suzuki Motor Corp. has struggled to stay alive in the United States ever since 1988, when it was hit by a ruinous Consumer Reports article that said its Samurai sport-utility vehicle was prone to r... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on October 14, 1998

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on October 14, 1998

They call them "sport-cutes" - the mini sport-utility vehicles that appeal to first-time buyers and the budget conscious who long to get in on the most popular auto trend of the 1990s. One of the f... Read full review