The Japanese automobile manufacturer, Isuzu has announced massive discounts on its MU-X SUV and the D-Max V-Cross pickup truck. Before discounts, the SUV and pickup truck were available at INR 27.35 lakh and INR 15.32 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Some Isuzu dealers are providing the discount up to INR 3 lakh on D-Max V-Cross, whereas the MU-X SUV with up to INR 5 lakh discount to the customers.
The purpose of giving these discounts is that the manufacturer wants to sell its existing stock of D-Max V-Cross. Isuzu will be soon launching an automatic gearbox version of D-Max V-Cross. The upcoming D-Max V-Cross will have an all-new BS6-complaint four-cylinder engine which is capable of generating more power and will be discontinuing the present engine.
When the Isuzu dealers are contacted on the phone, they stated INR 3 to 5 lakh discount for its most sought-after pickup truck, D-Max V-Cross. However, the truck will be available in limited colours. According to the dealers, the black colour is already sold out, so dark red, brown, white or silver are a few colour options that are still available. While talking about the MU-X SUV that competes with the likes of Toyota Fortuner, Skoda Kodiaq and Ford Endeavor, they mentioned that this seven-seater SUV is being offered with a big discount of up to INR 5 lakh.
The present Isuzu D-Max V-Cross is powered by a 2.5-litre engine churning out a peak power of 134 hp and a maximum torque of 320 Nm. The engine comes mated to a five-speed transmission. However, the upcoming model is expected to get new wheels, a new infotainment system, and a 1.9-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine that will generate 160 hp horsepower and 360 Nm torque. It will come with 5-speed automatic transmission and 6-speed manual transmission system.