Report: Suzuki to introduce Swift-based PHEV in 2013
Green Car Congress
JUNE 13, 2011
The Nikkei reports that Suzuki Motor Corp. Suzuki introduced the Swift Plug-in Hybrid at the Tokyo Motor Show in 2009 as a concept ( earlier post ), and gained type approval from the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism in 2010 ( earlier post ). By touting the car’s affordability, Suzuki aims to sell several thousand in Japan first and then begin exporting the model. will begin selling a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle as early as 2013.