Suzuki SX4 WRC in the World Rally Championship

Suzuki SX4 WRC

Manufacturer: Suzuki
Category: WRC

Suzuki entered the World Rally Championship in 2007 with the SX4 WRC, marking its first foray into the top tier of rallying. The SX4 WRC was developed to compete in the highly competitive WRC alongside other manufacturers such as Ford, Citroën, and Subaru.

Suzuki SX4 WRC teams and drivers

Suzuki's factory team, Suzuki World Rally Team, fielded the SX4 WRC in the World Rally Championship. The team signed experienced drivers such as Toni Gardemeister, Per-Gunnar Andersson, and P-G Andersson, along with various co-drivers, to pilot the car during its competition years.

Suzuki SX4 WRC rally victories

Suzuki's participation in the WRC with the SX4 WRC was relatively short-lived, spanning from 2007 to 2008. While the SX4 WRC showed promise with competitive performances on certain stages and events, Suzuki struggled to achieve consistent top results against more established manufacturers.

Suzuki SX4 WRC technical specifications

The Suzuki SX4 WRC featured a turbocharged inline-four engine, four-wheel drive, and a sequential gearbox. While exact technical specifications may vary depending on the evolution of the car over its competition years, the SX4 WRC typically produced around 300 to 320 horsepower.