According to the latest reports, 2018 Isuzu D-Max will features some changes in various aspects. This well-known mid-size pickup will receive many novelties. Exact details are still unknown, but it should be a facelift. Original model of this excellent truck came in 2012. It was in production for full 10 years. Second generation finally came in 2012. Although company didn’t announce anything, many believe that production cycle of current model won’t last so long. So, this could be a good timing for some updates. Although those are just rumors, it looks like 2018 D-Max will receive several visual updates, which modifications in mechanical aspect are also possible. New model will come in the second half next year.
2018 Isuzu D-Max redesign and changes
As we already mentioned, some novelties are expected for the 2018 Isuzu D-Max. However, we only have rumors for now, and it is still unclear will this be a facelift of just some smaller update. Since many believe that it will be a complete mid-cycle refresh, you should expect various kinds of changes. To remind you, this model share many characteristics with Chevrolet Colorado. Both models ride on the same platform and use plenty of parts. In terms of visual appearance, these two models feature pretty much the same base shape. However, Japanese model comes with its own front end, which is a bit different. It looks more attractive, with narrow headlights and chrome grille. These are the parts that will most likely undergo some modifications. Other areas probably won’t suffer much. When it is about interior, we don’t expect bigger changes, expect more standard features.
2018 Isuzu D-Max engine
The 2018 Isuzu D-Max will continue with the pretty much same engines in offer, but some of these units could come with improved efficiency. This excellent pickup comes with various engines, depending on market. There are several diesel units. For example, company offers small but efficient 1.9 liter unit for some markets. On the other side, there is a 2.5 inline-four, which offers output of 135 horses. The most powerful diesel engine is 3.0 liter V6, which is good for about 170 horses. There is also one gasoline engine in offer. It is a 2.4 liter Vortec engine from Chevrolet, which is offered for some markets in South America. All engines are available with either manual or automatic transmission.
2018 Isuzu D-Max price
The 2018 Isuzu D-Max should keep the same price, which means around 25.000 dollars for base model.