2000 Suzuki Vitara JLX 4 Door

Silver with gray fabric interior.

Despite so-so reviews, I thought this was a great mini-ute for the money.  Engine was adequate below 75 mph and shift-on-fly four wheel drive is nice.

Owned December 2001 through July 2002.


2.0L I-4 DOHC FI 127hp/134 ft-lbs 5spd ~3000 lbs 4x4


BFG All-Terrain KO tires, attempted black American Racing wheels, would not  fit properly/

Window Tint


The shiny Silver Rat


Interior shot


Silver Rat with the failed attempt with upgraded rims

In Car Electronics (ICE):

    - Kenwood detach-face AM/FM CD player (recycled from Rat I)

    - Kenwood eXcelon 6" speakers front and rear

    - Alpine 5 channel amplifier (recycled from Rat I)

    - Custom 8" band-pass subwoofer enclosure (recycled from Rat I)

    - DEI Python Alarm

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