In this article, we would be talking about the all-new Isuzu D-Max. If we talk about the brand, Isuzu was founded in 1916, and 1934, it was founded as Isuzu. Moving to D-Max, under the hood, there is a four-cylinder VGT inter-cooled diesel engine with a common rail. It has two-wheel-drive technology. These D-Max have two models, which are D-Max 1240 kg and D-Max super strong 1710 kg. There are three color variants available to purchase, which are Titanium Silver, Galena Grey, Splash White.
D-max is having VGT inter-cooled diesel engine with 2499 cubic centimeter displacement. The engine will generate 78 horsepower at 3800 rpm, and 176 nm of torque will be generated at 1500-2400 rpm. Transmission is a five-speed manual type. Front type suspension is double wishbone – coil spring, and rear type suspension is semi-elliptic leaf spring. The tire size is 205 R16C, which is the radial type. Hydraulic brake with the large booster and LSPV is provided. A Ventilated disc with twin pot caliper is provided in the front brake. The rear brake is drum type. Steering is hydraulic power assist type with tilt adjustment.
D-Max is having a ground clearance of 220mm. Fuel tank capacity is 55 liter, and seating capacity is D+1. In D-max 1240 kg, there are 1240 kg payload, 2990 kg GVW, and 1750 kg / 1550 kg kerb weight. In D-Max super strong 1710 kg, there are 1710 kg payload, 3490 kg GVW, and 1780 kg / 1580 kg curb weight. Tire size will change in D-Max Super. It will be 215/75 R16. BS6 emission is there in all models. This is a high ride type of vehicle A-1 quality.
Isuzu has added some new features to this vehicle, such as a Gear shift indicator, Brake override system, High mount stop lamp, Co-driver sliding seat, Rear parking sensor, High contrast, and stylish instrument cluster. Isuzu says this vehicle will give a super strong performance in all conditions. Now, there is no need to add diesel exhaust fluid-Adblue in this vehicle. For comfort and safety, there are so many features. Isuzu says it’s super comfortable like SUV and super strong like a truck. For comfort and convenience, there are inner and outer dash noise insulation, a blower with heater, optional AC, dust and pollen filter, seat belt height adjuster with driver seat adjuster, central locking system, fabric seat cover, molded roof lining, clutch footrest, high contrast digital display, intermittent mode, ORVMs with adjustment retention, large A-pillar assist grip, sun visor for driver and co-driver.
For Safety and security, there are large tires, ELR seat belts, a rear parking assist system, warning lights and buzzers, collapsible steering column, steel skid plate with engine bottom guard, intrusion beams at door sides, cross-car front beam, brake override system, chassis and cabin with crumple zones, and day and night inside rearview mirror for flat deck only. In the vehicle, for utility purpose, there are multiple storage compartments, multiple bottles and cup holders, twin globe box, vinyl floor cover, two speakers, twin 12V mobile charging points. This vehicle is having an excellent carrying capacity with super-strong quality.
Release Date and Pricing
Isuzu has released this beast on 14th October 2020. The price of D-max is starting from 863974 INR with a facility of EMI of 2599/Lakh. In the hardest situation, D-max will give maximum efficiency and better performance. You can schedule a test drive to feel the experience of driving this amazing vehicle. The warranty covers 3 years or 100000 km.
Isuzu has tested its durability by over 40 lakh km. High tension steel body with iGrip platform, strong suspension with graphite cooled pistons are there. In this vehicle, there’s electrodeposition coating all over the body. Basically, Isuzu D-max is best for off-road driving and carrying heavy things.