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New Suzuki S-Presso is the cheapest car in South Africa – got R134 900?

20 May 2020 3:43 PM
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Its looks are challenging, says motoring journalist Ciro De Siena. But it’s well-specced and will find a lot of buyers.

South Africa has a new “most affordable car on the market”.

Coming in below the Celerio is the somewhat peculiar-looking S-Presso.

Image credit: www.flickr.com/photos/juanelo242a/

It’s going for R134 900, which includes a five-year or 200 000-kilometre warranty and a free two-year or 30 000-kilometre service plan as well as a year’s free insurance.

The chunky car’s three-cylinder, one-litre petrol engine consumes a measly 4.9 litres per 100 kilometres.

The S-Presso comes with two airbags, ABS and EBD.


For more detail, read: Suzuki S-Presso in SA (2020) Specs & Price


Pippa Hudson interviewed Ciro De Siena, a motoring journalist at Cars.co.za.

I can’t say I find it very attractive… but that’s not a huge consideration at this end of the market. It is well-specced though. It will find quite a few buyers…

Ciro De Siena, motoring journalist - Cars.co.za

Those looking at a Renault Kwid might find this a bit more interesting.

Ciro De Siena, motoring journalist - Cars.co.za

Its looks are challenging.

Ciro De Siena, motoring journalist - Cars.co.za

Listen to the interview in the audio below [skip to 2:21 for the discussion about the S-Presso].

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20 May 2020 3:43 PM
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