ISUZU Motors has recently launched the BS6 variant of their premium SUV, ISUZU mu-X, for 2021. The new SUV is offered in two variants, 4 X 2 and 4 X 4. “Born to be more,” the ISUZU mu-X is a premium offering from the company with the latest technologies, premium design, and magnificent style to match your daily life. The price of the ISUZU mu-X is set from INR 33.23 Lakhs and INR 35.19 Lakhs in India, ex-showroom, Tamilnadu.
ISUZU mu-X Overview
The new ISUZU mu-X is designed to provide you and your family all the comfort with Passive Entry, a Start-stop system, and a newly designed 3D instrument cluster. The SUV provides safety and great performance with the 1.9 Liter Ddi engine. The vehicle provides reliability and durability with the Heavy Duty ladder chassis, Split design camshaft, Heavy Duty steel timing chain, and Diamond-like Carbon-coated pistons and injectors.
Engine and Performance
The all-new ISUZU mu-X gets its power from a 4-cylinder, Common Rail, VGS Turbo Intercooled Diesel engine with a displacement of 1898 cc. The BS6-compliant engine can generate a maximum power of 120 kW (163 hp) @ 3600 rpm and a peak torque of 360 Nm at 2000-2500 rpm.
Moreover, the SUV has a 6-speed Automatic transmission with Sequential Shift & Brake Shift Lock Electronically controlled with Adaptive Grade Logic & fuel-saving Lock-up Torque Converter. The emission standard of the engine is BS-VI compliant.
The fuel tank capacity of the ISUZU mu-X is 55 liters, and the tank is made from high-density polyethylene (HDPE) material.
Interior & Exterior Design and Features
The styling of the ISUZU mu-X is magnificent with the eagle-inspired muscular stance, Bi-LED projector headlamps with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs). Moreover, the SUV looks stunning with diamond-cut alloy wheels and a shark fin antenna.
Similarly, the SUV interior has a sporty lava black colored look, luxurious leather seats, a digital tachometer and clock, an IP center console, and a Chrome finish. Moreover, the vehicle has front fog lights, a power-adjustable exterior rearview mirror, a rear spoiler, chrome grille, and a two-tone metallic body.
- 7-inch Touch Screen Display
- Eagle inspired muscular stance
- Bi-LED Projector Headlamps with LED DRL
- Diamond cut alloy wheels
- Shark fin antenna
- Comfortable Cabin for seven people
- 6-way power-adjustable driver seat
- Keyless Entry
- Engine Start/Stop Button
- Rear Parking Sensors
- Automatic Climate Control
- Six airbags
- Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
- Electronic Stability Control with Rollover Stability and Traction Control
- High Tensile steel body
- Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
- Hill Descent Control (HDC)
- Central Locking and Power Door Locks
- Child Safety Locks and ISOFIX child seat anchorage
- Anti-theft Alarm
- Driver and Passenger Airbags
- Crash Sensor
- Engine Immobilizer
- Rear Camera
- Pretensioners & Force Limiter Seatbelts
Brakes and Suspension
The braking on the ISUZU mu-X is handled by a Front 300 mm dia ventilated front disc with twin-pot calipers and a Rear 318 mm dia ventilated rear disc and 4-sensor anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD).
Similarly, the suspensions on the SUV are taken care of by Independent, Double wishbone, coil springs, gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bar and Penta-link coil suspension, gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bar, on the front and rear, respectively.
The wheels on the ISUZU mu-X are diamond-cut alloy wheels of sizes 255 / 60 R18 on all tires. The dimension of the vehicle is 4825 mm in length, 1860 mm in width, 1860 mm in height, and a wheelbase of 2845 mm. There are five doors on the SUV and it is a 7-seater vehicle.
ISUZU mu-X Specifications
|Engine||4-Cylinder, Common Rail, VGS Turbo Intercooled Diesel|
|Max Power||120 kW (163 hp) @ 3600 rpm|
|Max Torque||360 Nm @ 2000-2500 rpm|
|Dimension (Length x Width x Height)||4825 mm X 1860 mm X 1860 mm|
|Transmission||6-speed Automatic with Sequential Shift and Brake Shift Lock|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||55 Liters|
|Front Brake||300 mm dia, ventilated front disc with twin-pot calipers|
|Rear Brake||318 mm dia, ventilated rear disc|
|Tires Size||255 / 60 R18|
|Safety System||ABS, EBD, ESC, EBA, and 6 Airbags|
|Suspension Front||Independent, Double wishbone, coil springs, gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bar|
|Suspension Rear||Penta-link coil suspension, gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bar|
|Seat Capacity||7 Seater|
|Ground Clearance||230 mm|
|Colors||Nautilus Blue, Red Spinal Mica, Silky White Pearl, Galena Grey, Black Mica, and Silver Metallic.|
ISUZU mu-X Price in Nepal and Availability
ISUZU mu-X has priced from INR 33.23 Lakhs to INR 35.19 Lakhs (ex-showroom, Tamilnadu) in India. The new variant is not currently available in Nepal as it has recently been launched in India. It might take a while before ISUZU Motors Nepal bring the new premium SUV to the Nepali market.
The ISUZU mu-X will be available in 6 different color variants: Nautilus Blue, Red Spinal Mica, Silky White Pearl, Galena Grey, Black Mica, and Silver Metallic.