2016 Isuzu MU-X launched in Thailand – Report
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Offered in six variants.
The 2016 Isuzu MU-X has been launched in Thailand at a starting price of THB 1,094,000 (INR 20.72 lakhs).
2016 Isuzu MU-X Thailand price list
1.9 CD 6AT 2WD – THB 1,094,000 (INR 20.72 lakhs)
1.9 DVD 6MT 2WD – THB 1,204,000 (INR 22.81 lakhs)
1.9 DVD 6AT 2WD – THB 1,254,000 (INR 23.75 lakhs)
1.9 DA DVD 6AT 2WD – THB 1,324,000 (INR 25.09 lakhs)
3.0 DA DVD 6AT 2WD – THB 1,364,000 (INR 25.83 lakhs)
3.0 DA DVD 6AT 4WD – THB 1,464,000 (INR 27.74 lakhs)
The 2016 Isuzu MU-X is offered in two versions one with the RZ4E-TC 1.9-litre turbo-diesel engine that produces 150 PS at 3,600 rpm and 350 Nm at 1,800-2,600 rpm and the other with the 4JJ1-TCX 3.0-litre turbo-diesel motor that develops 177 PS at 3,600 rpm and 380 Nm at 1,800-2,800 rpm. The former is offered with the choice of a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed Rev Tronic automatic transmission while the latter is available only with the automatic unit.
The salient features of the new Isuzu MU-X include 17-inch alloy wheels, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with USB, Aux-in and HDMI connectivities, iOS and Android interface and Isuzu Connect World, Kenwood speakers, cruise control, reverse parking camera, video recording function integrated into inside rear view mirror, TFT colour display in instrument cluster, one 220V and two USB ports for the rear occupants to charge their gadgets, leather upholstery and steering wheel wrap in Beige Ivory and Black choices, wood and piano black interior trims, and better sound insulation from traffic noise.
2016 Isuzu MU-X – Image Gallery
[Source: Headlight Magazine]