Suzuki has introduced a new infotainment system for the range-topping Baleno hatchback and Ignis GLX crossover derivatives.
Buyers who are considering the Suzuki Baleno hatchback and Ignis crossover will be pleased to know that the top-spec GLX derivatives are now equipped with Suzuki’s latest Smartphone Linkage Display Audio (SLDA) system with a 7-inch infotainment touchscreen.
The system incorporates Apple CarPlayAndroid Auto and MirrorLink functionality while also offering Bluetooth, voice commands and steering wheel mounted controls. The larger screen also serves as a reverse monitor as a reversing camera is fitted as standard on the Baleno GLX and Ignis GLX.
The Baleno GLX is powered by a naturally-aspirated 1.4-litre petrol engine with 68 kW and 130 Nm and is mated to either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. Pricing for the Baleno GLX starts at R330 900 for the manual and R254 900 for the automatic derivative.
As for the Ignis GLX, it makes use of a 1.2-litre petrol engine with 61 kW and 113 Nm and is also offered with a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. The Ignis is priced from R196 900 for the manual and R211 900 for the automatic.