Mohali, 25 February, 2017
Isuzu Motors India Private Limited inaugurated a new 3S (Sales, Service, Spares) facility in Punjab with the opening of the new outlet of Krishna ISUZU in Mohali today. This is the third 3S facility of ISUZU in the region after Ludhiana and Jalandhar and would cater to the needs of Chandigarh Tricity covering, Mohali, Chandigarh and Panchkula. The facility would uniquely showcase India’s first Adventure Utility Vehicle, The ISUZU D-MAX V-Cross; the V-Cross was also launched in Mohali on the occasion of this inauguration.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Hitoshi Kono, Deputy Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India, said, “We are extremely pleased to inaugurate our new 3S facility in Punjab. Punjab is a progressive state, with a growing economy and a modern and discerning automobile consumer base. The V-Cross Adventure Utility Vehicle truly complements the lifestyle and passion for adventure of the people of this region. Punjab is a key market for us, and this new facility will strengthen our presence here. With the inauguration of this facility we also continue to strengthen our partnership with Krishna Automobiles, one of our key dealer partners in India.”
Mr. Sachit Passi, Managing Partner, Krishna Automobiles, said, “We are delighted to open our new ISUZU showroom and 3S facility in Mohali. This facility includes a lifestyle showroom that uniquely showcases the V-Cross Adventure Utility Vehicle. This vehicle has already received tremendous traction in the Punjab market and we have several enthusiastic and satisfied customers who have made the V-Cross a part of their adventure lifestyle. As a dealer partner we will continue our focus on high customer satisfaction by maintaining the high standards of sales and service set by ISUZU.”
The new dealership facility ‘Krishna ISUZU’ in Mohali will provide access to world-class ISUZU vehicles to customers in the region. The showroom has been designed and built according to ISUZU Dealership Standards and is strategically located so as to provide a convenient access to the visitors and customers. The dealership employees have been trained under the supervision of ISUZU personnel and will provide a quality customer experience to the visitors. The showroom is designed to promote the ‘spirit of lifestyle and adventure’ in the region.
The entire range of ISUZU vehicles, including the V-Cross are manufactured at the SriCity plant in Andhra Pradesh with a high level of localization. The plant at SriCity which was inaugurated in April 2016 is a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility of ISUZU. With a capacity of 50,000 units per annum, the plant is slated to become one of the key manufacturing hubs of ISUZU globally.
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, loads of modern SUV features and a large practical luggage deck. The Isuzu D-Max V-Cross has been awarded as the Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year at the 09th BBC Magazine TopGear Awards & 17th CNBC-TV18 Overdrive Awards.
The D-MAX S-CAB, a 5-seater pickup, 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 and utility in a commercial pick-up. The S-CAB blends these features smartly and offers practicality to customers’ and promises superior advantage to their businesses. The S-CAB is also ergonomically designed with a host of superior features for safety, comfort and convenience for the modern pickup driver. The S-CAB has been awarded as the ‘Commercial Vehicle of the Year’ and Reader’s Choice CV of the Year’ by Flywheel Auto Awards 2017.
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 Cab-chassis variant is an ideal platform to build reefer containers for cold chain transport applications; the flat deck 4×2 and 4×4 variants excel in meeting the wide range of applications in commercial transportation. The Cab-chassis variant can also be customized for special purpose applications in the logistics and allied business requirements.
The ISUZU D-MAX V-Cross is attractively priced at Rs.13,38,884 /- S-CAB at Rs. 8,13,248 / – and Regular Cab at Rs. 6,58,533 / – (ex-showroom, Mohali)
Isuzu Motors Limited, Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan is a global manufacturer of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, utility vehicles and diesel engines. With operations in 25 countries, selling in more than 100 countries worldwide, the company is a leader in pick-ups and utility vehicles in many markets. The company manufactures and sells over 6 lakh units annually, across the world.
Isuzu Motors India Private Limited (IMI), a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, Japan, was established in August 2012. Headquartered in Chennai, the company currently sells a range of ISUZU D-MAX pick-ups in both personal & commercial segments. ISUZU vehicles are known for its reliability and performance around the world. Renowned world-over, the vehicles are gaining huge significance in the Indian market as well, thanks to the ‘value proposition’ it offers the customers.
ISUZU inaugurated its own manufacturing plant in April 2016, spread over an area of 107 acres, at Sri City located in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh. The company began its manufacturing operations, with strong focus on quality and commitment to Indian market. Isuzu Motors India began its vehicle production with 70% localisation at Start of Production (SoP) and aims to increase it in future. The initial production capacity of the manufacturing plant is 50,000 units per annum.
The company has dedicated dealer outlets, strategically located in 28 locations across the country. For more information on the company, and its products/services please visit