Facelifted MU-X SUV Now Launched In India, Prices Start From Rs. 26.26Lakhs
Isuzu Motors India launched the facelifted ISUZU mu-X in India. The new mu-X projects a more butch stance and is priced aggressively to attract buyers from Fortuner and Endeavour.
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· Refreshed Looks
· New Black Upholstery inside.
· Improved Safety Levels with 6 Airbags
· 3.0L Diesel with 5 Speed AT carried over from the previous model.
· Priced Aggressively at ₹ 26,26,842 (4X2 variant, ex-showroom, Hyderabad)
ISUZU MU-X was first launched in India in 2017, replacing the Japanese automaker's older flagship SUV, the Isuzu MU-7. The facelifted MU-X comes with some extensive cosmetic updates along with updated features as well. Mechanically, the 2018 Isuzu MU-X SUV remains the same with no change to the engine whatsoever.
The same 3.0-litre diesel engine, good for 174 hp and 380 Nm of peak torque that powered the previous model, continues to do its duties in the Facelifted MU-X. A 5-speed automatic transmission as standard, the 4x4 variant comes with a shift-on-fly dial. Fortuner and Endeavour both are offering 6-speed automatic transmissions.
There are however some updates in the exterior of the ISUZU SUV. Starting with Front, there is a new slightly updated grille, new headlamps with projector lens and LED daytime running lights. The front bumper has also been changed with new fog lamp design with dark chrome inserts. There is a set of new 18inch alloy wheels, the profile remains unchanged. There are New Taillights as well. The interiors of the facelifted MU-X remains unchanged from the current version but ISUZU is giving quilted black leather upholstery. Now there are 6 Airbags available in place of the earlier 2 airbags along with Hill Descent Control.
Commenting about the new MU-X, Mr. Naohiro Yamaguchi, Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India, said, “The new mu-X is a perfect answer to those who will appreciate the capability and value it offers. I strongly believe the new mu-X will go on to win many more hearts in India.”
Speaking at the launch of the new mu-X, Jonty Rhodes said “Built on the versatile D-MAX Pick-up platform, the SUV has more to offer to travel enthusiasts like me and to many families. It certainly brings the best of both worlds together and it grows on you as you drive it more”
The Facelifted ISUZU MU-X is available at an attractive price of ₹ 26,26,842/- for the 4x2 variant. The 4x4 variant is available at a price of ₹ 28,22,959/- (ex-showroom, Hyderabad)