The S Turbo sits at the top of the Vitara range and can be had as a front-with drive for $28,990 or with all-wheel drive (Suzuki calls it Allgrip) for $32,990.

The S Turbo comes standard with leather seats, proximity key, LED headlights, a touch screen, sat nav, reversing camera, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth and iPod connectivity, four-speaker stereo, cruise control, shifting paddles, air-conditioning, privacy glass in the rear, cloth seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel, front and rear parking sensors, 17-inch alloy wheels, roof rails and LED running lights.

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The S Turbo has a 1.4-litre four-cylinder turbo-petrol producing more grunt at 103kW/220Nm, with a six-speed automatic.

The Vitara RT-S was given a five-star ANCAP rating in 2015. While there is no advanced safety equipment, there’s still ABS, traction and stability control and seven airbags.

For child seats there are two ISOFIX points and three top tether anchor points across the second row.