SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle) is a station wagon format vehicle, which develops on light truck chassis. These are equipped with four vehicle drive system and towing capacity power.
In Geneva 2010 car show three smaller down size SUV’s are going to launched. These are as:
- Mini Countryman
- Nissan Juke
- Mitsubishi ASX
All these SUV’s are smaller in size as compared to other SUV.
The first down size SUV’s is the Mini Country-man. It is four doors, four seater car which will be available in three petrol and two diesel engines. This is equipped with four –cylinder engine which can pump out 72 KW power. This machine meets euro5 mission so it can make permanent future in car industry.
Second down size SUV’s is Nissan Juke. For European market it is equipped with 1.6 liter gasoline engine either aspirated or turbocharged direct-injected form, whereas for North American customer it will come in 1.5 liter diesel engine. In this car a now developed torque vectoring system is implied. This will help to split the power in 50:50 ratio from front-to-rear as well as side-to-side.
The third down size SUV’s which will introduced in Geneva 201 car show is Mitsubishi ASX. It will come in 1.8 l turbocharged and direct-injection petrol or gasoline engine. ASX is 4.3 meter long and allow sitting up to 5 persons at a time.