20 March 2019, Kochi
Isuzu Motors India, a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors, Japan, inaugurated a new lifestyle showroom of ‘Manikandan ISUZU’ in Kochi. The new facility exudes contemporary elements that promotes ‘lifestyle and adventure’ with the range of ISUZU personal utility vehicles – the V-Cross pick-up and mu-X SUV. Spread over an area of around 5,500 sq.ft, the new sales facility is located in Ambattukavu – Aluva, providing convenient access to customers.
Manikandan Motor has been representing the brand ISUZU in the region since 2014, selling the range of D-MAX Pick-ups (lifestyle and commercial) and mu-X SUV. The new showroom was inaugurated by the top management team from Isuzu Motors India and Manikandan ISUZU in the presence of company officials and select customers. The new facility will be manned by sales personnel trained by ISUZU.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Ken Takashima Deputy Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India, said, “ISUZU has been strengthening its sales and service operations constantly across the country. Kerala continues to be one of the key growth markets for ISUZU, thanks to the growing demand for utility vehicles in the state. Our products have already become the preferred choice for many customers in Kerala and we remain committed to our customers’ satisfaction. Over the years, our association with Manikandan has grown from strength to strength with their focused customer-centric sales and service approach. I wish to thank the entire sales and service team of Manikandan ISUZU for their continued support and I wish them success.”
Mr. Raghavendra, Managing Director, Manikandan ISUZU, said, “ISUZU vehicles have carved a niche in the utility vehicle segment and we see an immense potential for the D-MAX Pick-ups in the region. The new facility is dedicated to our growing customer base and we are happy to grow with the brand in the state, while delivering ‘value’ to our customers.”
ISUZU D-MAX Regular Cab:
The ISUZU D-MAX Regular Cab, a single cabin pickup, is a tough, powerful and reliable workhorse that is globally known for its performance and life-long durability. The Regular Cab is available in both flat deck and cab-chassis variants. The flat deck variant excel in meeting the wide range of applications in commercial transportation, while the Cab-chassis variant is an ideal choice to build reefer containers for cold chain transport applications. The Cab-chassis variant can also be customized for special purpose applications in the logistics and allied businesses.
ISUZU D-MAX S-CAB:
The ISUZU D-MAX S-CAB, a 5-seater Pick-up, offers a unique combination of Space, Performance and Strength in Smart proportions. It caters to the modern businessmen and professionals who seek high level of sophistication, space. The S-CAB is now also available in a Hi-Ride variant, which provides a higher ground clearance required for travelling smoothly over challenging roads. The S-CAB is also ergonomically designed and offers superior features for safety, comfort and convenience for the modern Pick-up driver.
ISUZU D-MAX V-Cross:
The ISUZU D-MAX V-Cross is India’s First Adventure Utility Vehicle, and caters to those SUV buyers who seek adventure and want to stand out among their peers. The V-Cross comes with a highly capable 4WD, modern SUV features and a large deck. Available in High and Standard grade variants, the new V-Cross comes with additional features such as – Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS), Auto Cruise Control, Daytime running lamps (DRL), LED Tail lights, Rear view camera, 2-Din touchscreen entertainment system and Side-step.
The ISUZU mu-X is a premium 7-seater full size SUV designed to offer the best of both worlds – All Muscle and All Heart. It is a perfect combination for those buyers who seek not only style, power and a dominating road presence but also want to have the best-in-class space and comfort for their family. The new mu-X comes with refreshed exteriors (front & rear), exuding more aggressive stance, premium ‘Lava Black’ interiors, additional safety features including 6-Airbags (front, side and curtain), Hill Descent Control (HDC) and 18-inch multi-spoke twist design diamond-cut alloy wheels making the SUV more sporty and muscular.
The ISUZU mu-X comes with ‘5ECURE’ package that provides Warranty and Free Periodic Maintenance for 5 years or 150,000 km (whichever is earlier). The new mu-X also comes with attractive finance options. (Terms & Conditions apply.)
The ISUZU vehicles are attractively priced with the ISUZU mu-X (4X2 variant) at ₹ 27,27,063/-, V-Cross (Standard) at ₹ 15,28,174/-, D-MAX S-CAB (Hi-Ride) at ₹ 9,11,390/ – and D-MAX Regular Cab Flat Deck at ₹ 7,38,250 /- (all prices, ex-showroom – Kochi).
Isuzu Motors India Private Limited (IMI), a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, Japan, was established in August 2012. Headquartered in Chennai, the company sells the popular ISUZU D-MAX V-Cross – India’s First Adventure Utility Vehicle and the ISUZU mu-X, premium 7-seater SUV in the personal vehicle segment and variants of ISUZU D-MAX pick-ups for the commercial segment. ISUZU vehicles are known for their reliability and performance around the world. Renowned the world-over, ISUZU vehicles are gaining huge significance in the Indian market as well, thanks to the ‘value proposition’ it offers the customers.
Isuzu Motors India manufactures these products at its new manufacturing plant in Sri City, spread over an area of 107 acres in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The company began its manufacturing operations in April 2016, with strong focus on quality and commitment to Indian market. An ISO 9001:2015 certified company, Isuzu Motors India is committed to providing products and services of the highest level of quality to ensure customer delight.
The company has dedicated dealer touch-points, conveniently located in 45 locations across the country. For more information on the company, and its products/services, please visit – www.isuzu.in