Suzuki Khyber for Sale in Pakistan
The Khyber is a compact car manufactured by the Suzuki Motor Co. for the Pakistani automobile market. It was assembled in the Suzuki assembly plant in Karachi. It is a slightly different version of the Suzuki Swift produced for the Japanese Market. The production started in 1986 and was discontinued in 1999 when the Suzuki Khyber was replaced by Suzuki Cultus. The Suzuki Khyber was an upgraded model of the Suzuki FX when it became available on the market in 1986. Although a hatchback, like the FX, it was bigger, more powerful and more spacious. It became an instant hit with the rising Pakistani middle classes and is still a customer favorite, despite being discontinued from production since 1999. A comprehensive collection of Suzuki Khybers for sale in Pakistan can be found at Carmudi.
10 Things You Need To Know Before Buying Suzuki Khyber
Let’s discuss in detail the top ten reasons to buy Suzuki Khyber in Pakistan:
1. Take A Look At The Suzuki Khyber Specifications
Suzuki Khyber remained in production for a little more than a decade but even during this relatively brief period it became a sensational hit with the Pakistani public. Khybers found on the Pakistani market have the following common points:
- Only hatchback models available in Pakistan.
- Although international market had three door models, only five door models available in Pakistan.
- Suzuki Khyber has a 5+1 manual transmission.
- It has a 998 cc engine which is available only in the Petrol consumption version.
- The Suzuki Khyber has a front engine front wheel drive.
- The Suzuki Khyber was one of the first compacts in Pakistan to have a three cylinder engine.
2. Check Out The Suzuki Khyber Fuel Consumption
The Suzuki Khyber, during the peak years of its production, was the biggest model launched by Suzuki in Pakistan. It was in early 2000 and late 1990s that Suzuki came up with even a bigger model than Khyber, that is the Baleno but by then the Khyber had already been discontinued. The Khyber has excellent fuel consumption whether in the city or on the highway. Khyber has a mileage of 18 km on highway and 16.6 km in city.
Suzuki Khyber Fuel Tank Capacity
Suzuki Khyber has a fuel tank capacity of 33-35 litres. However if you want to have a gas cylinder, it can be 50kg.
3. How is the Suzuki Khyber Road Performance
The Suzuki Khyber road performance has never been put into question and with good reason. There hasn’t ever been a mechanical or design fail and Suzuki has never had to recall any of its cars let alone Khyber. The Khyber got its name from the mountainous terrained province of KP which shows that it is capable of going up to the dizzying heights of mountains and unlike its other cousins Alto and Fx it is a fully autonomous country car and not only a city car.
4. Check Out The Suzuki Khyber Design
Suzuki Khyber is the biggest compact car produced by Suzuki Motor Co. ever. This means that it becomes the first choice for customers looking for a compact and leg space at the same time. The interior is excellent and comes in suede and leather. The storage compartments allows the storage of excess baggage without compromising the leg room.
5. Is Suzuki Khyber Available In Your Preferred Color In Pakistan?
The Suzuki Khyber comes in a lot of standard colors such as white, red, Pakistani flag green, grey, and black. It must however be noted that since it was discontinued quite a few years ago, many of the models criss-crossing through the country are not in their original colors so it’d be possible to find red, sky blue or even yellow versions of Suzuki Khyber.
6. Suzuki Khyber Interior Comfort
At the time of its launch, Khyber was the biggest model launched by Suzuki in Pakistan. It goes without saying that it surpassed all other Suzuki cars in terms of comfort. The Khyber had more leg space and luggage storage than both the Alto and the Fx.
7. Suzuki Khyber Standout Features
The standout feature of the Suzuki Khyber is its availability in the 1.0L configuration which allows the users to have a powerful car while owning a compact urban car at the same time. It has a 5+1 speed manual transmission which allows top speeds upto 150 km/H.
8. Suzuki Khyber Price In Pakistan
The price ranges from PKR 150,000 to PKR 550,000 depending on condition, year of fabrication, engine type and mileage. Below you can find average prices of Suzuki Khyber cars according to current Carmudi listings:
Khyber Price List
- Suzuki Khyber 2000 Average Price: PKR 450000
- Suzuki Khyber 1999 Average Price: PKR 342222
- Suzuki Khyber 1998 Average Price: PKR 384444
- Suzuki Khyber 1997 Average Price: PKR 347727
- Suzuki Khyber 1996 Average Price: PKR 293750
9. Analyze The Suzuki Khyber Resale Value
Suzuki has one of the best resale values of all the vehicles in Pakistan. There are many reasons for this for example cheap spare parts, reliable performance and skilled mechanics availability. Hence Suzuki Khyber owner would never have to worry about the availability of a specific part or the availability of a specialist mechanic because they are widely available. Due to Khyber’s immense popularity among masses in Pakistan, it still maintains a very good resale value.
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10. Confirm The Availability Of Khyber Parts And Accessories
Suzuki cars have been fabricated in Pakistan since 1983, and even before them when they were being imported, the spare parts were widely available. The Suzuki brand is firmly embedded in the Pakistani car users’ mind now as something they can rely on.
Although the Suzuki Khyber remained in production for relatively short period of time as compared to its smaller sisters Alto and FX, the availability of parts has never been a problem. The next generation Khyber, which is known as Cultus, incorporates the same parts as were used in the Khyber and hence Suzuki kept on supplying the parts even when the Khyber production was stopped.
Final Words About Suzuki Khyber Pakistan
The presence of Suzuki in Pakistani society is so important that owning a Suzuki is almost a rite of passage like graduating from high school or finding your first job. Almost everyone owning a car presently in Pakistan has owned or has a family member own a Suzuki at some point in their life. Among all these Suzuki models, the Khyber holds a special place because it is not an entry level vehicle. Only a family or a person with a revenue over a certain threshold can own it. It is as good a car for a cruise in the city as it is on the highway. We highly recommend the Suzuki Khyber to our readers. Suzuki Khyber is capable to beat its Japanese alternatives. In the local market, it faces competition from Suzuki Wagon R, Toyota Passo and Toyota Vitz