Isuzu for Sale in Bangladesh
Isuzu is yet another Japanese automotive company who has made a name for diesel engines and commercial vehicle production. The manufacturer of Chevrolet, General Motors and Renault-Nissan Alliance use the diesel engines produced by Isuzu. They sell reliable and popular commercial vehicles such as Isuzu El, a medium duty truck that is used primarily to transportation for Small and medium enterprises.
Uttara Motors Limited is the sole distributor of Isuzu vehicles. Though they distribute mostly commercial vehicles such as pickup truck, minibus as Isuzu’s reputation for producing lightweight commercial vehicles, tractors and trailer trucks used for a business related activity such as construction and delivering goods. Most common and popular Isuzu models are the N-series and the F-series, which you can see in the countryside roads.
In 1916, Yoshisuke Aikawa founded Isuzu as a Gas Company of Tokyo. General Motors acquired the controlling shares of this company in 1972 which led to the GM branded and Isuzu-built models such as the Chevrolet LUV and Gemini and few other developments. It has been over 50 years, as Isuzu started to build its first line of trucks. Two years after GM bought its controlling shares they opted for a new logo of two pillars standing next to each other, which is also similar to the Japanese character of Isuzu as a symbol of a new beginning.
Isuzu Technology and Innovation
Isuzu’s famous D-Core engines have been called as “the next generation of diesel engines.” A D-Core engine has average fuel efficiency along with lower carbon dioxide emissions. Its engine is tested to cut fuel costs through most favorable fuel bringing and helped Isuzu be established as a company’s concerned for global warming.
This engine is definitely Isuzu’s company flagship achievements including their invention of the V8 water-cooled diesel engine. It is placed in the first diesel-powered passenger vehicle with 14 valves, 4-cylinder direct-injection engine. These engines were used during the Antarctic expedition.
Most Popular Isuzu Models in Bangladesh
With a reputation of making world class commercial vehicle, Isuzu is known to be an automaker which offers car models with high quality yet with affordable price tag. Below you will find some of the bestselling Isuzu cars in the global market.
It is a midsize SUV which is also considered as a Sports Utility Wagon (SUW). Its name was derived from two Italian words alter or “other” and terra or “earth”. It comes with a 3000 cc Did I-TEQ engine generating providing a smooth shifter and clutch along with generating an amazing torque. Mated with a 5-speed manual transmission system this SUW gives an average fuel economy between 14-15 km/L and 8.5-10 km/L fuel economy in the urban condition. This RWD drive layout car provides seating arrangement for up to 7 adults.
It is one of the few Asian Utility Vehicles (AUV) available exclusively in Asia. Asian countries such as the Philippines, it has been one of the top ten best-selling vehicles for the past decade. Best known for its rigidity and reliability, this all- around utility vehicle is powered by an 8-valve, four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine generating 84 horsepower at 3900 rpm and 185 Nm of torque. This 7 seater has a 5dr AUV body type that has power steering, power Locks and power windows.
Another staple name in the local automotive market is the muscularly structured pickup truck, Isuzu D-Max. It is more common in extreme terrain and extreme weather condition such as a flooded region for high ground clearance and a good wading depth. Its latest facelifted version is known as Sportivo. Mated with a 5-speed manual or automatic transmission system, its DOHC 4-cylinder, 3000cc, turbo diesel engine system generates 174 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. Available in both rear and front wheel drive option, it has a fuel consumption of 9.6 liters per 100 km on highways and 8.1 liters per 100 km on urban condition.
This midsize SUV is the predecessor of the Isuzu Alterra that has been successful in sales for its plain and utilitarian nature. It comes with a 3500cc, V6-cylinder engine with rear wheel drive drivetrain producing 215 horsepower at 5400 rpm. Coupled with a 4 speed automatic or optional 5-speed manual transmission, this can have a fuel efficiency of 14 mpg in the urban condition and 18 mpg on the highway. Though this car has been having been criticized for its high carbon exhaustion.
Introduced in 2013, this 7-seater SUV has already become the third in terms of sold units of Isuzu in the first half of 2015 in Asia. It comes with a 3000cc DOHC 4 cylinder turbo diesel engine generating a power of 174 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. Currently running its second generation, this seven-seater is mated with 5 speed automatic or manual transmission system and has an average fuel consumption of about 8.7 liters per 100 km.
Isuzu Safety Features
Truck-based vehicles are Isuzu gets very tough body frames along with very durable and rigid passenger shells. Under Safety, Economy and Environment (SEE) technology, it incorporates its safety features. The vehicle includes crumple zones that restrict the collision energy away from its passenger cabin.
Over the years, Isuzu has improved all the passive and active security and safety features. A good example for it is the Isuzu Crosswind that has 3-point ELR seatbelts, side door impact beams, child-proof locks as standard equipment and ABS. Rear camera and parking sensor are also available in higher trim levels.
Isuzu Fuel Consumption
For producing fuel efficient diesel engine for commercial vehicles, Isuzu has always been famous. Its D-Core (next generation of diesel power plant) optimizes both fuel economy and power output by the simultaneous realization of combustion. Isuzu uses a DOHC 16-valves engine that uses Variable Geometry Turbocharger System (VGTS) and ultra-high pressure fuel injection system. Few of their popular engines are the 4HK1 diesel for medium duty trucks, the 4JJ1-TCS diesel for light-duty trucks and the 6UZ1 engine for heavy-duty trucks.
Why Should You Buy an Isuzu Vehicle?
Isuzu has a worldwide name for producing efficient and reliable engine
- Diesel engines with powerful torquey
- Truck-like frame with Muscular design
- Ergonomic cabin with large cargo area
- Long-trusted reliability