The Isuzu D-Max V-Cross pickup model made its debut in India at the 2016 Auto Expo in Delhi. Now according to reports the Mumbai dealership is informing potential buyers that the pickup truck could be priced at Rs. 12.49 lakh ex-showroom.
The D-Max V-Cross model will be heavily localised to reduce costs. Isuzu Motors claims that the pickup truck will be approximately 70 percent localised. Recently inaugurated Isuzu facility in SriCity, Andhra Pradesh will be used to assemble the all-new D-Max V-Cross model.
Powering the D-Max V-Cross pickup truck is a 2.5-litre diesel engine. This engine is capable of producing 134bhp, along with 320Nm of peak torque output. Isuzu has mated the engine to a 5-speed manual transmission and the power is delivered by an AWD (All-Wheel Drive) system.
Isuzu's D-Max V-Cross model is a more premium option over its existing product portfolio in India. The pickup truck receives dual front airbags, impact absorbing bonnet, pedestrian friendly bumper, and projector headlamps as part of the safety package by Isuzu Motors.
Bookings for the Isuzu D-Max V-Cross pickup truck is open all across India. The very first deliveries are expected to begin from July 2016. An official launch of the model is expected to happen soon. Stay tuned for more updates from Isuzu and its upcoming models in India.