Following successful launch of 2017 Isuzu D-Max in September 2016, the company has added a new variant Isuzu D-Max X-Series to the lineup. This sporty variant made its official entry into Philippines where it is presented in LS M/T and A/T options.
Isuzu D-Max X-Series receives new exterior and interior features while engine options are also detailed. Available in three color options of Cosmic Black, Venetian Red, and Splash White, the Isuzu D-Max X-Series gets a gun metallic radiator grille and new bumper skirt which is accentuated by red striping to match its red Isuzu badge.
New side skirt design is also evident as the X-Series sits on two toned 18” alloy wheels. Interiors are done up in matching black leather seats with red accents. Distinctive X-Series badges are noted on front seats while piano black trim is evident on other surfaces. Other cabin comforts include backrests on front seats.
Isuzu D-Max X-Series comes in powered by a 4JJI-TC (HI) 163 PS 3.0 litre turbocharged, four cylinder, diesel engine offering 163 PS peak power at 3,200 rpm and 380 Nm torque at 1,800-2,200 rpm, mated to a 5 speed manual transmission or 5 speed automatic.
For the benefit of customers, and to add to the vehicle’s sporty appeal, Isuzu has entered into an agreement with Under Armour, a sports performance brand wherein Under Armour products are offered with Isuzu D-Max X-Series as an option. These include sports polo, streaker or cool switch shirts, a golf towel, sports cap, sack pack and duffel bag.