Tag Archives: Isuzu

New D-MAX debuts in Tokyo Motor Show | TRANSPORT NEWS

With sales in Thailand scheduled to commence on October 19th Isuzu Ute has debuted its all-new D-Max, the first complete product change for eight years. With claims of market leading fuel economy and low emissions, the new D-MAX will be sold globally with a 1.9 litre and 3.0 litre diesel engine option, although the Australian buyer will be looking at ...

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D-MAX Dependability | Neil Dowling reviews the Isuzu D-Max LS-T 4×4

Neil Dowling reviews the Isuzu D-Max LS-T 4×4 In 2018, Isuzu’s two models – D-Max ute and MU-X SUV – outsold all the models each from BMW and Audi. That’s two models versus, respectively, 19 and 15 models. Last year, 27,640 sales were made by Isuzu. By comparison, there were 23,055 to BMW and Audi trailing with 19,416 sales. In ...

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High Riding with the D-MAX | UTE REVIEW – Isuzu D-Max 4×2 Single Cab

The SX 4×2 Single Cab tray back is the focus for tradies. Review by Ed Higginson. When you need a genuine workhorse, Isuzu’s D-Max range is a great place to start and to make tax time a little more enjoyable, Isuzu has dropped its prices considerably so the entry-level SX 4×2 single cab now fits nicely within the ATO’s $30,000 ...

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Isuzu Truck range turns 60 | TRANSPORT NEWS -Isuzu Trucks

Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL) and Isuzu Motors Limited (Japan) are jointly celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Isuzu Elf truck range, also known outside of Japan as the N Series. The Elf was first introduced by Isuzu Motors in August 1959 and made available predominantly in Japan and neighbouring Asian countries. The first generation, two-tonne, cab-over design Elf sported a ...

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Neil Dowling asks whether the latest upgrades to the Isuzu D-MAX range are enough to keep the seven-year-old ute competitive

A Little Change Goes a Long Way | UTE REVIEW – Isuzu D-Max

Neil Dowling asks whether the latest upgrades to the Isuzu D-MAX range are enough to keep the seven-year-old ute competitive In a market in which dual-cab utes and SUVs are the undoubted kings of the road, any such new announcement turns a head. Which prompts the question: Does the updated 2019 model year Isuzu Ute range have the potential to ...

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I came, I Saw, I Ventured | UTE Review -Trekking in the Blue Mountains with the I-Venture Club

Trekking in the Blue Mountains with the I-Venture Club. Isuzu D-MAX ute and MU-X buyers are special. So special in fact that Isuzu Ute Australia runs a special fun-filled escape adventure in different areas of the country where owners gain expert tuition in how to get the best from their vehicles when travelling off the bitumen. Isuzu’s determination to provide ...

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AMAZING PACE | Ute Review – Isuzu Ute continues to set sales records

Isuzu Ute continues to set sales records. There’s a lot to be said for knowing the history of a brand, especially when considering the purchase of a new ute with your own money. It’s now 10 years since Isuzu Ute Australia took responsibility for marketing the D-MAX to the Australian market. In that time the brand has gone from zero ...

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LIGHT RELIEF | Light Truck Review – Isuzu N-Series

As Isuzu Trucks’ approaches its 30th consecutive year as the overall market leader in commercial vehicles, Ed Higginson evaluates the appeal of the N-Series. The N-Series enters the new year with a broad range of updates and improvements, matching the timing of the company’s move into new corporate head office at Truganina, in south western Melbourne. Delivery Magazine was on ...

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THE BEST OF MATES | UTE Review -Isuzu’s D-MAX is the friend you need that doesn’t let you down- Isuzu D-Max

Isuzu’s D-MAX is the friend you need that doesn’t let you down – Words and images by Stuart Martin. The D-MAX is one of those hardy combatants in the segment that keeps going back for more work from the field medics – patch me up and send me back into battle, it says. The fundamentals of the ute went largely ...

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AMAZING PACE | Ute Review – Isuzu D-Max

Isuzu Ute continues to set sales records. There’s a lot to be said for knowing the history of a brand, especially when considering the purchase of a new ute with your own money. It’s now 10 years since Isuzu Ute Australia took responsibility for marketing the D-MAX to the Australian market. In that time the brand has gone from zero ...

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