Can an upgraded engine, new transmissions and quieter cabin push the 2017 Isuzu D-Max up the sales charts?Read the full review
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An all-new engine unique to Australia, and an updated look, make the 2017 Isuzu D-Max a great option for entry-level ute buyers. But, does it stack up? Paul Maric finds out.
Can an upgraded engine, new transmissions and quieter cabin push the 2017 Isuzu D-Max up the sales charts?
Gone are the days of utes being rugged workhorses used only by tradies from Monday to Friday. Today’s utes are lifestyle vehicles that aim to be all things to all people, attempting to blend their traditional practicality and toughness with the comfort and refinement of passenger cars and the pulling-power and off-road prowess of SUVs...
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The Isuzu D-Max offers tough styling, excellent diesel engine, and strong all-round performance. It’s also competitively priced.
The word Isuzu is familiar to those of us that know our trucks, as the world's biggest manufacturer of medium to heavy duty trucks the Isuzu brand is held in high regard around the world. The actual Japanese word "Isuzu", however, literally means "fifty bells". The brand is named after the Isuzu River in the city of Ise, Mie Prefecture, Japan...