Priced Rs. 23.99 lakh, Isuzu's MU-X SUV launched in India

- Jimmy Gupta   11-05-2017


Isuzu Motors India has launched the MU-X SUV in India at a starting price of ₹ 23.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the 4x2 variant and ₹ 25.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the 4x4 variant.The MU-X SUV is built on the same platform as the new-generation D-Max and carries a lot of design and styling elements from the D-Max pickup truck as well.

The car is here with full of best features in it, the car comes with an aggressive side body which makes it attractable, blackened glass area which can be praised in terms of beauty, large alloy wheels which provide toughness as well, chrome garnished wing mirror caps, etc. The wheel arches come with a flared look which enhances the appeal of the SUV further.

If we will talk about the Inside area it can be also said as inner beauty of a car, the car consists of a stylish appearance with the sporty interior theme as well with plenty of equipment and comfort features on offer. The design of the steering wheel of the Isuzu MU-X is designed as a multi-functional, also the dual analogue dials and a digital MID at the instrument cluster.

The centre console sports silver trims an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system flanked by control buttons and knobs. The car also comprises with the entertainment idea it features 10 inch DVD monitors for the rear occupants and a roof mounted Sky sound system. The touchscreen infotainment system at the centre console gets six- speaker sound system and Bluetooth connectivity.

 Meanwhile, if we will come to the Other important features it includes automatic climate control and cruise control system.The Power source for the premium SUV is a 3.0-litre diesel engine which churns out 174 bhp of peak power and 380 Nm of peak torque. It is also fuel efficient a  five-speed sequential shift automatic transmission helps deliver a claimed fuel economy of 13.8 kmpl.

In terms of measurement and comfort it satisfies all the needs as well, The MU-X in length wise it measures 4,825 mm, in width, it is  1,860 mm and in height, its measure 1,840 mm and also measures wheelbase of 2,845 mm and an ample 220 mm ground clearance.

Unlike the Chevy Trailblazer, which is offered as a single high-spec feature-loaded variant, the MU-X range of offering has both 2WD and 4WD variants. We have seen the Japanese UV specialist introducing the V-Cross at an aggressive price range and the same strategy has been applied to the highly capable MU-X premium SU

 While introducing MU-X the competitive point has also kept in mind after going through its all features it can be examined that it will be come out clean against its competitors like Ford Endeavour, Toyota Fortuner, Mitsubishi Pajero Sport and Hyundai Santa Fe.