2022 Isuzu D-Max: What We Know So Far!. Earlier reports suggested that the next-gen 2022 Isuzu D-Max would be postponed for the next year. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, many companies decided to move their production for the following year. According to Isuzu Motors Company, due to delay, this model will be introduced as the 2022 model.
The new spy photos are available, and the next-generation Isuzu D-Max has already garnered plenty of positive reviews. This pickup truck looks refreshed, and we must admit, the design is much sportier than before.
2022 Isuzu D-Max Powertrain Specs
Under the bonnet of the new 2022 Isuzu D-Max model is a 3.0-liter turbo-diesel four-cylinder. As you can see, this engine is not the new one, because it also powers the previous version. However, according to Isuzu, power, and torque have increased to 140kW (188 horses) and 450Nm (332 lb-ft). This unit sends power through a six-speed automatic gearbox, providing exceptionally smooth shifting. Compared to most of the rivals in the same class, the D-Max delivers lower output. The maximum towing capacity of this model is up to 7700 pounds (3500kg).
2022 Isuzu D-Max Exterior Upgrades
First of all, the latest 2022 Isuzu D-Max looks amazing, and the manufacturer done a great job redesigned it. This model will be the seventh generation, and it will introduce more improvements than any previous version. According to Isuzu, the forthcoming generation D-Max is a significant step forward in all respects. It comes with a new state of the art technology to enhance the driving experience.
Like before, the D-Max is a reliable pickup truck that is durable enough to cope with all challenging environment. Generally, the latest Isuzu D-Max features a new attractive front fascia, which many believe that Ford Ranger is the main reason for that. Other areas that took our attention include a new grille, all-terrain tires, rear differential lock and axles, and accessories such as roll bars and nudge bars.
The new 2022 Isuzu D-Max, besides excellent exterior design, comes with a techy and very spacious cabin. As we can see, the interior will get major restyle, including modernized technology and a safety upgrade. This model scores a maximum five-star rating in the recent ASEAN NCAP crash test. It’s equipped with six airbags, and it includes driver-assist features like blind-spot monitoring and rears cross-traffic alert standardly.
On top of that, the Isuzu added a larger infotainment screen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, that can now be operated via voice control. The cabin runs more silently with improvements to harshness, vibration, and noise (NVH).
2022 Isuzu D-Max Price, Release Date
The new 2022 Isuzu D-Max is a pickup truck that looks more modern. As you probably know, this model is trendy in Australia. From the information that we got, the forthcoming model will cost slightly higher.
The base model that offers excellent equipment package costs a little less than $30,000. However, the most expensive variant is the X-Terrain model, starting at $58,990. With such an increase, the latest D-Max is in line with pickup trucks like Ford Ranger, Toyota Hilux, Mitsubishi Triton, and Nissan Navara.