Suzuki Solio Kenya: Reviews, Price, Specifications, Import

The Suzuki Solio is another MPV from the Japanese manufacturer Suzuki. It’s derived from the Suzuki Wagon R and has been in production since 1999. It has a more sophisticated look compared to the Suzuki Every. However, they share some similarities such as the boxy exterior design.

Suzuki Solio Kenya

Suzuki Solio 3rd Generation

The Suzuki Solio is described as a tall wagon since it doesn’t have 3 rows of seats like most vans but its height exceeds 1,550 mm. Additionally, the Solio is much larger than the ordinary small van.

2020 Suzuki Solio Rear

Suzuki Solio

Thanks to its spacious interior and modern design, the Suzuki Solio has established itself in the market as an attractive, family car, especially for urban dwellers.

2020 Suzuki Solio Dashboard

Suzuki Solio Dashboard

This 5-seater van can carry the entire family with extra space for luggage. Additionally, the back seats can be folded to create more space for luggage or convert it to a bed. Therefore, it’s an ideal car for camping and road trips.

2020 Suzuki Solio Interior

Suzuki Solio Interior Space


  • First Generation (1999-2010)

  • Second Generation (2010-2015)

  • Third Generation (2015-Present)

Suzuki Solio Maintenance In Kenya

The Suzuki Solio is an affordable car to maintain and is ideal for people on a tight budget. The hybrid system works well when new but is expensive to replace the batteries when they wear out. Service parts are available and well priced in Kenya. Body parts are also available though the price varies from shop to shop. You can find listings for this shops in this link 

Suzuki Solio Reliability In Kenya

The commonly reported Suzuki Solio problems include;

  1. Hybrid batteries failure
  2. Loss of power
  3. Transmission problems

Suzuki Solio Alternatives you can buy in Kenya: Honda Freed, Toyota Porte, Toyota Spade, Nissan Cube

Price of the Suzuki Solio in Kenya and where to buy it:

Import the Suzuki Solio in Kenya: