The pickup truck segment is an accurate reflection of the working class. Solid, sturdy and able to handle almost anything life throws its way while looking good doing it. A truly honest, no-nonsense four-wheeler for the masses.
If you’re in the market for a pickup truck Isuzu’s robust lineup offers everything you could want in a pickup for a regular business owner/contractor or an influential lifestyle mogul. Let’s have a look.
Isuzu Nepal currently offers the S-cab, Hi-lander and V-Cross pickup trucks in the Nepali market with a specific field of use, and features for various customer segments.
Here’s a brief overview of each Isuzu pickup truck:
The Isuzu S-Cab is an entry-level pickup truck for small business owners and contractors for hauling heavy payloads. This four-wheeler is made for the rugged outdoors and rough terrain with a powerful 4-cylinder, common rail, turbo inter-cooled diesel engine with a 2499 CC engine displacement and an added feeling of thrust with a max power of 78hp at 3800 rpm and a max torque of 176nm at 1800-2400 rpm when the driver steps on the accelerator.
S-Cab comes with a 5-speed shift-type manual transmission, double wishbone coil spring suspension in the front and semi-elliptic leaf spring in the rear. It has a solid 220 mm high ground clearance suitable for any terrain with a cargo deck of 5190 X 1860 X 1780 mm able to haul a max payload of 1100 kg*
Additionally, it is fitted with amenities that a driver may need in the field such as a comfortable interior and seating, numerous spacious storage compartments, and a powerful AC unit, this truly is a machine made for a working man.
Isuzu S-Cab comes in 4 colors: Splash White, Titanium Silver, Obsidian Grey and Orchid Brown.
The Isuzu Hi-Lander is a step up from the S-Cab to a richer four-wheeler experience. Intended for those who want a bit more from their pickup truck, the Hi-lander does not compromise on the performance or the overall pickup truck experience.
The Isuzu Hi-Lander serves as the perfect middle ground for those wanting to strike the right balance of reliability, performance and lifestyle.
Isuzu Hi-Lander is 4 wheel drive (4WD) powered by a turbocharged 2.5L Diesel Engine that produces 134 hp and 320 Nm of torque to take on the toughest of terrains and challenges. It has a ground clearance of 220mm and a turning radius of 6.3m and a spacious deck with an area of 1485 X 1530 X 465mm having a carrying capacity of 225kg.
Hi-lander is fitted with graphic-coated pistons to protect the engine from excessive scuffing and friction reduction for lasting performance. Similarly, the steel under-body kit can withstand rough outdoor terrain and offers solid protection to the components found on the undercarriage.
Isuzu Hi-Lander comes in 7 colors: Nautilus Blue, Sapphire Blue Mica, Red Spinal Mica, Silver Metallic, Galena Grey, Black Mica and White Solid.
The V-Cross is the pinnacle of the pick-up truck experience in the Isuzu lineup. Designed with lifestyle in mind sparing no expense on the build, this is as good as it gets if you’re going for an Isuzu pick-up truck.
Practical and uber stylish, this pick-up truck makes its presence known on the road and to everyone standing nearby with its polished looks.
Isuzu V-Cross is powered by a 2.5L VGS Turbo Intercooled Diesel Engine with four cylinders. The engine has a maximum power output of 134hp at 3600rpm and a maximum torque output of 320Nm at 1800-2800rpm. The V-Cross has a 5-speed manual transmission and four-wheel drive (4WD) function. It has the most ground clearance amongst the Isuzu pickup trucks at 225mm.
The safety features like impact-absorbing chassis, Hill Ascent Control (HAC), Hill Descent Control (HDC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control Stability (TCS), 6 airbags, and a Rear view camera with sensors provide great ride safety.
It also receives a Passive Entry Start and Stop system with a new front grille and redesigned outlines. Noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) is low in the Isuzu V-Cross as compared to the rest of the lineup making for a smoother driving experience overall.
Isuzu V-Cross comes in 7 colors: Titanium Silver, Cosmic Black, Splash White, Ruby Red, Obsidian Grey, and in all new Sapphire Blue and Silky Pearl White.
To put it simply, if you can drive – then there is an Isuzu pickup truck for you. Your needs and budget may differ, however, one thing that you will agree on is that the Isuzu line of pick-up trucks will help you get the job done.
Note: Any specification denoted with an “*” is subject to ideal testing with Terms & Conditions applied.