Indonesia Became Production Base All New Suzuki Ertiga
By : Ahmad Fadli And Aldi Firhand. A | Friday, April 20 2018 - 22:08 IWST
All New Suzuki Ertiga
INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - The car market in Indonesia will continue to grow this year. Therefore, PT Suzuki Indombil Sales ensures that the All New Suzuki Ertiga will be produced in Indonesia. It also claims the level of domestic content (TKDN) reached 84 percent.
All New Suzuki Ertiga made directly at Suzuki factory in Cikarang, Bekasi West Java. "All New Suzuki Ertiga will be produced locally in Indonesia, and even more so, All New Suzuki Ertiga will be exported to other countries," said President Director Suzuki Indomobil Sales in a press release.
Indonesia alone will not be alone as a producer and exporter of All New Suzuki Ertiga, because India, the development of All New Suzuki Ertiga will also be the production base of this LMPV in Indonesia.
Well, the actual export of Suzuki Ertiga is not new for the SIS, because in previous generations SIS has been exporting this car to 25 destination countries, all of which are in Asia, Oceania, South America and Caribbean. This car exports itself CBU aka Completely Built Up, and could be a similar scheme will also be done for All New Suzuki Ertiga.
For now alone the local content of All New Suzuki Ertiga has reached 84% and will continue to be improved, well, can enter the LCGC scheme possible if the engine and dimension is small.
All New Suzuki Ertiga itself made its first debut on April 19, 2018 yesterday, and in this latest generation of this car carries a more contemporary design, with a new machine coded K14B that has 104 Ps power at 6,000 Rpm and torsiya now become 138 Nm at 4,400 Rpm .
This car is also dimensionally stretched with a total length of 4.395 mm, width 1735 mm, but the height dropped to 1690 mm and wheelbase that remains the same in the figure of 2740 mm. With a capital record of fuel consumption reaching 16.73 km / liter for automatic transmission and 18.06 km / liter for manual variant, this car will compete with other opponents like Mitsubishi Xpander, and Toyota Avanza in LMPV segment.