02-23-2015, 10:14 AM
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Independence, MO
Actually the X90 shares the first Gen Sidekick/Geo Tracker/Vitara chassis/frame. Just about everything except the body is interchangable - especially in the '96 model year. X-90s were the only SWB Suzuki 4x4s sold with the 4-speed OD Automatic transmission.
If they were Jimny-based, you would see a LOT of Jimnys (which were never imported for retail sales in North America) on the roads. I would LOVE to own a Jimny!
There were roughly 8500 of them imported to North America.
They are a "collector's item" only to the person who really wants one.
That said, they do command a slightly higher price than a similar Sidekick or Geo Tracker for the same model year for nothing more than for the novelty.
I hope that this helps!
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