Isuzu hasn’t been on American shores for absolutely some time, at atomic with a auto truck. The automaker still has a attendance in added genitalia of the globe, however, and today the aggregation appear its latest adaptation of the admirable D-Max pickup. The Chevy-Colorado-based barter gets a full-model amend for the aboriginal time in eight years, and it’s not too shabby.
The exoteric adopts a chunky, asperous address while advance its headlights to bi-LED projectors. LED lights are additionally in aftereffect at the rear, forth with an chip rear bumper. It still slots into the midsize articulation as either a Regular Cab, Space Cab, or Crew Cab model. The V-Cross trim is absolutely the band-aid off-road variant, accessible alone in Crew Cab 4×4 guise.
Inside, the new D-Max is adapted with an absorbing arrangement of technology in a fresh, flush interior. An accessible 9-inch infotainment awning provides admission to aggregate from aeronautics to Android Auto / Apple CarPlay, and it can be managed through articulation acceptance for hands-free operation. The disciplinarian can about-face apparatus manually with a six-speed, or through an automated gearbox, sending ability to the rear auto or all four. Safety systems such as blind-spot ecology and cross-traffic active are additionally in the D-Max’s roster.
The ability comes from a anew developed 3.0-liter turbodiesel, bearing 188 application (140 kilowatts) and 332 pound-feet (450 Newton-meters) of torque. A 1.9-liter RZ4E turbodiesel four-pot will additionally be offered, admitting Isuzu doesn’t accept ability ratings accessible for that comminute at this time.
Isuzu sends the D-Max to several markets, admitting Thailand is area the barter shines as the country’s top-ranked pickup. Isuzu’s Thailand arm is absolutely abaft the admission of this truck, but don’t apprehend it to appear to the U.S. anytime soon. As for appraisement in Thailand and added genitalia of the world, that has yet to be announced.
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