We’re now five months into the six month test of our Isuzu D-Max long termer, and in this update we’re going to assess the performance and refinement of Isuzu’s new 1.9DDi engine. The new Isuzu D-Max 1.9 engine is more fuel efficient, but lacks the torque of the old 2.5. There was some disappointment when […]

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In this long-term update, we’re going to look at the various Isuzu D-Max trim levels, and the amount of spec on each model. The latest Isuzu D-Max was launched in 2017, and comes with a choice of five trim levels (Utility, Eiger, Yukon, Utah and Blade). Isuzu D-Max Utility spec The Isuzu D-Max Utility is […]

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Isuzu has been a brand that has become renowned for its strong build quality since its introduction in the UK 30 years ago. While the Isuzu D-Max isn’t without its technical issues, it won our very first Pickup Reliability Survey in 2017. Isuzu reliability history The first Isuzu to be imported to the UK was […]

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In this Isuzu D-Max long-term update, we’re going to be looking at the weights and loads. The Isuzu D-Max payload is one of the best of all the double cabs, at up to 1,126kg, but this differs depending on the trim level and transmission. Isuzu D-Max kerbweight Downsizing from the veteran 2.5-litre engine to the […]

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