Skip to main content

Review: 2008 Suzuki Grand Vitara Xsport

When driving a vehicle for review, we always keep a list of pros and cons. At just a glance we can see which list is longer and instantly know if it's a vehicle that we'd personally drive. At the end of the evaluation we throw in a few verbs, several random adjectives and some technical jargon to make us all sound knowledgeable and it's a review! Just kidding. A little, at least. The 2008 Suzuki Grand Vitara Xsport that just left the Autoblog Garage didn't fit the mold. Our cons list outnumbered the pros, but we just can't give this one an automatic thumbs down. The ride was unsettled by... Read More

  • 0
    Suzuki Grand Vitara
    Report: Larger SX4 to lead raft of new or revised Suzuki models
    1346338860

    A few weeks ago, we showed you what is likely in store for the next-generation Suzuki SX4, but What Car? now has some insider info of what might be in store for other products in the aging Suzuki lineup... at least in the UK. When the official design sketch of the Suzuki S-Cross concept was released, Suzuki said that the concept car would be a C-segment ...

  • 0
    Suzuki Grand Vitara
    Official: Canadian brochure reveals updated 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Urban
    1330275780

    It's more a rear-lift than a facelift, since only the back end has changed on the 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Urban offered in Canada. There are two noteworthy changes for the decontented model, the first being that Suzuki swapped the full-sized spare tire for a temporary "donut" spare and moved it from the rear gate to underneath the floor of the cargo ...

  • 0
    Suzuki Grand Vitara
    Official: Suzuki Grand Vitara Marine Concept storms the beaches at SEMA
    1320154200

  • 0
    Suzuki Grand Vitara
    OC Auto Show: Suzuki "Hip Hop" Grand Vitara
    1160002920

    OMG, This was Suzuki's big news? Come on guys? Taking a Grand Vitara and letting some graffiti artists tag it isn't that impressive. But we know there are some of you who love this stuff, and the work was kind of cool, so here it is. In all fairness, Suzuki made sure we knew it wasn't just a paint job. Follow the jump for another pic and the stats on this ...

  • 0
    Suzuki Grand Vitara
    New York Auto Show: Expect a lot from Suzuki's XL-7
    1145023320

    Suzuki is not yet ready to go quietly into the night, but rather is set to make a major comeback that will depend on the current churning of its lineup. The new Grand Vitara has already been well received and the now the XL-7, which will for the first time not look like a grander Grand Vitara, is ready to roll. A Suzuki-built 3.6L V6 that produces 250 hp ...

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle