Isuzu's single cab D-Max gets beefy with 3.0-litre turbo-diesel mill

By CARSIFU | 2 March 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: Isuzu Malaysia has a new variant - a 3.0-litre single-cab for its ever-popular D-Max.

It is currently available in Magnum White Solid with on-the-road prices with GST and insurance at RM84,543.40 for the 2.5-litre and RM90,250.40 for the 3.0-litre.

The 3.0-litre variant is currently the most powerful single cab in the country with a maximum output 177PS and 380Nm of torque.

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The new 3.0L and refreshed 2.5L D-Max single cab pick-up are set to exceed performance standards in their categories.

Both 2.5 and 3.0-litre single cab pickups are now fully equipped with driving safety aids such as anti-lock braking system, electronic brakeforce distribution, brake assist, traction control system, electronic stability control and hill start assist.

Other prominent improvements include a new set of heavy duty leaf springs that can endure the load when traversing over harsh road conditions.

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The single can pickup now sport newly designed front hood, grille and bumper as well as new decals and meter cluster with gear-shift indicator.

said that by introducing the powerful variant, they will be able to better serve the needs of the users in Malaysia. This type of vehicle is mainly used for heavy duty purposes, hence they are confident that this new variant will be welcomed by the professional users.

"The D-Max single cab has always been the preferred choice for heavy duty purposes. We are now the only brand that has a 3.0-litre single cab (pickup truck)," said Isuzu Malaysia executive director Hajime Machimura.

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