Suzuki Recalls 2 Million Vehicles Worldwide for Ignition Defect

TOKYO (dpa/TNS) -

Suzuki is recalling about 2 million vehicles worldwide, including 1.87 million in Japan, over a possible defect of its ignition switch, the carmaker said Wednesday.

It was the largest-ever recall for Suzuki, the carmaker said.

The recalled models include Suzuki Alto, Suzuki Swift, Mazda Laputa and Chevrolet Cruze, the carmaker said.

Suzuki has received 89 reports of flaws since 2004, but it was not aware of any injuries related to the problem, it said.