Isuzu has finally returned to India after a year of wait, as the company became MIA after the application of the BS6 norms back in April 2020. And since its return the carmaker has already introduced two of its models, first being the Isuzu MUX and the other being Isuzu D-Max which also is our main highlight. The BS6 Isuzu D-Max has been introduced in two variant, namely the Hi-lander which is the base variant and the V-Cross which is the top end feature-rich variant.
Here are the top 5 things you should know about the only pickup truck in India, the Isuzu D-Max.
- Engine Specifications
The new BS6 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross comes with a 1.9-litre four-pot diesel motor, which has a turning moment of 360 Nm and can generate a maximum power up to 163 PS, this is coupled with either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission system and also gets an option 4WD for the top trims.
The new BS6 Isuzu D-Max comes in a total of 4 variants, the first being the Hi-Lander, and the others are the V-Cross Z MT 4X4, V-Cross AT 4X2 and V-Cross Z prestige AT 4X4.
- Comfort Features
The Isuzu D-Max V-Cross gets a dual projector LED headlamp setup with new LED DRLs, Push button ignition start and stop, Shift-on-Fly 4WD knob, Cruise control system, media control over the steering, 6-way driver-adjustable seats, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Roof-mounted speaker and many more.
- Safety Features
6-airbag support, ABS with EBD, central locking, traction control, ESC, Hill ascent and descent assist, front and rear parking sensor along with a rear camera.
As the price of the Car starts from Rs. 16.98 lakhs and goes up till Rs. 24.49, which makes it stand in the competition with the Tata Safari, Jeep Compass and Tata Harrier however, there isn’t any completion to the car as it is the only pickup truck available in India.