Isuzu Motors India has launched the much-awaited, BS-VI-compliant version of its popular D-Max Regular Cab and D-Max S-Cab. Expanding the commercial vehicle range, the company has also added a new variant to the line-up. The new variant is named as D-Max Super Strong and it comes with a 1,710 kg payload capacity, to lead its commercial vehicle range. With the addition of this new vehicle, Isuzu Motors India now offers the D-Max Regular Cab High-Ride with a flat deck, D-Max Regular Cab-Chassis, S-Cab Standard-Ride, S-Cab High-Ride, and the new D-Max Regular Cab Super Strong, offering more versatile options for all business and professional requirements.
The new BS6 compliant pick-up trucks will be powered by the 2.5-liter ISUZU 4JA1 Engine. This enhanced range of commercial vehicles projects an aggressive stance with their new styling and refreshed design. The D-Max Regular and D-Max S-Cab will be available in Splash White and Titanium Silver colors along with the all-new Galena Grey color. The new D-Max Super Strong would be priced at Rs 8.39 lakh(ex-showroom, Mumbai). There will be an attractive introductory price for the entire D-Max range for the upcoming festive season (on limited stock).
How Does It Look?
The refreshed models come packed with added features both on the exterior and interior. The distinctive exterior is more aerodynamic in design. It sports a bolder look with the new grille, bonnet, and bumper designs. It is further highlighted by the new headlamp design integrated with turn indicators.
Commenting on the launch of the new vehicles, Mr. Tsuguo Fukumura – Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India, said, “The Isuzu D-Max and D-Max S-Cab have always struck a chord with our customers for being vehicles offering the perfect combination of space, strength, and performance to steer ahead of the curve in business and in life. We at Isuzu are committed to bring in reliable technology and engineering to the Indian market. Isuzu is globally renowned for making tough, reliable, and durable vehicles, and the new D-Max and D-Max S-Cab personify these characteristics”.
As a first-in-segment, Isuzu has equipped both the vehicles with Variable Geometric Turbocharger that allows effective fuel burn. Equipped with an effective set of After-Treatment Devices including LNT (Lean NOx Trap), DPD (Diesel Particular Diffuser), and P-SCR (Passive Selective Catalyst Reduction), the vehicles effectively manage the treatment of the exhaust gases and particulate matter. The Isuzu D-Max Regular Cab and S-Cab are the only vehicles in the segment with an electronically controlled EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) system.
Both the models now come with the MID (Multi-Information Display) cluster with GSI (Gear Shift Indicator) that enables the driver to use the ideal gear in any driving condition ensuring the best of the vehicle in terms of torque, fuel management, and drivetrain durability.
Isuzu D-Max S-Cab
Taking comfort to a higher level, the D-MAX range has seats that now come with high-quality fabric upholstery. It also has height-adjustable seat belts for occupant comfort and safety. Additionally, again a segment-first, the sliding co-driver seat in the new vehicles adds to the comfort of the co-driver.
Has The Toughness Been Compromised For Comfort?
ISUZU vehicles are renowned for their tough build quality and the D-Max Regular Cab and S-Cab stay true to this reputation. Both the vehicles are fully loaded with best-in-class occupant safety with front and rear crumple zones, cross-car front beam, door side intrusion, collapsible steering column, and underbody steel protection for the drivetrain. Additionally, the new vehicles have BOS (Brake Override System) which cuts power to the engine in case of panic braking (when the brake and accelerator pedals are being depressed at the same time).
With their robust design and unmatched reliability, the Isuzu D-Max and D-Max S-Cab are a perfect combination for those buyers who seek not only performance but also want a dependable partner willing to go with them on their path to progress. The Isuzu D-Max and D-Max S-Cab vehicles are highly durable and torture-tested for over 40 lakh kms. on various terrain thereby making them, the most preferred partner on the road for the progressive Indian customers.