Key facts

Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 information summary

What body style?
off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4195 mm
How heavy?
1470 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2494 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
144 PS / 142 bhp / 106 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
208 Nm / 153 / 21.2 kgm @ 3500 rpm


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Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 technical specifications


The Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 is a four wheel drive car, with the engine mounted in the front, and a 5 door off-road vehicle bodyshell.
It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 2.5 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 142 bhp (144 PS/106 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 208 N·m (153 lb·ft/21.2 kgm) at 3500 rpm.
It weighs a claimed 1470 kg at the kerb.
Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 data
Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 data
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2480 97.6
Track/tread (front) 1500 59.1
Track/tread (rear) 1500 59.1
Length 4195 165.2
Width 1780 70.1
Height 1740 68.5
Ground clearance 195 7.7
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1470 kg 3241 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Suzuki
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2.5 litre
2494 cc
(152.193 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84 × 75 mm
3.31 × 2.95 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 144 PS (142 bhp) (106 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 56.9 bhp/litre
0.93 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 208 Nm (153 ft·lb) (21.2 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 83.4 Nm/litre
1.01 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1048 kPa (152 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 415.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 97.94 PS/g
72.03 kW/g
96.6 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.88 kg/kW
23.19 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels four wheel drive  
Torque split
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.60 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID87901
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 26.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.5 V6 added 2001-09-23.
Last modified 2013-03-04.

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