Many people would be delighted to know that Pak Suzuki is finally pulling the plug on the Suzuki Mehran VX. The company has officially announced a deadline after which it will stop producing the outdated hatchback:
“Dear, valued vendor(s), Management of PSMCL has decided to discontinue its Model SB308 only version VX(Mehran) from end November 2018.”
“In view of above, it is important to note that all the respective local parts should be produced and supply according to schedules to be sent to you on monthly basis for remaining production plan of 6734 units to be produced from June 2018 to End November 2018.”
This notice however did not make a mention regarding the Mehran VXR variant, but the sources in the company said VXR will continue till March 2019. Mehran is a globally obsolete hatchback. Pakistan is the only country in which it still manufactured. It got discontinued internationally back in the 90’s.
Suzuki will introduce the next-generation 660cc Alto in March 2019 which will have a price tag of Rs 850,000-900,000 (approx) for the basic variant, though an official announcement in this regard is awaited. But now we will Say Good Bye because Suzuki to Discontinue Mehran VX from December 2018