2020 Isuzu D-Max V-cross Detailed Review

In today’s time everybody’s lifestyle is changing day by day and it is quite difficult to buy a best vehicle which is going to be the best for your lifestyle and also suitable for daily routine. But there is one vehicle in the market that offers modern design, style, power, performance, luxury and can be used for almost any purpose. You may heard the name ‘ISUZU’ which is existing since 1934 in the automobile market. Isuzu has a rule to make a good vehicle and they always stick to the rules for building vehicles that will stand reliable for long time. This is what they do all around the world with their vehicle’s. Isuzu is worldwide famous for high build quality. The D-Max V-Cross is one of their vehicles which is built for everyday life and it has all kinds of features that you need in a vehicle. The D-Max V-Cross, from the front end looks very muscular, stylish and looks like SUV and from the rear end, It looks like a pickup vehicle. But the most interesting view is from the side where you can see how beautifully they joined two vehicles to make one stylish vehicle.

When it comes to design, the D-max looks balanced and eye catching design from almost every viewing angle. The front headlights comes with a boomerang style DRL’s with projector headlights and also features traditional turn light indicators. Huge chrome grille between the headlights helps to enhance premiumness of D-Max V-Cross. Fog lights comes with traditional lighting bulb and chrome insert on the fog lights housing. From the front you can easily notice the huge curvy muscular wheel arches that enhance the looks of D-Max. Company did not use front skid plate to give the look of an off-road vehicle, on the other hand they used steel plates to protect the engine sump and gearbox. The steel plate can be seen easily from the front.

To improve the side panel look of the D-Max V-Cross, they used large curved wheel arches at the front and rear and machine cut dual tone alloy wheels to improve the looks of vehicle. The side step makes it easy to getting in/out of the vehicle without any problem. The side steps does not affect the ground clearance which is great for you if you do a lot of off-roading. The D-Max V-Cross comes with door handles with chrome insert. The Orvm’s comes with a turn light indicator and electronic adjustment control. On the rear end you can load up to 235 Kg weight on the deck and to tie up loose load anchoring points are provided on sides. It is quit easy to Tie up the load and load/unload easily. The rear tail lights comes with Led lights and also chrome finish on the rear bumper.

The Isuzu D-Max V-cross is powered by two different engines which are 1.9 Litre diesel and 2.5 Litre diesel engine. The 1.9 Litre 4 cylinder Variable Geometry Turbocharged Diesel engine which produce peak 148 Bhp of power at 3600 Rpm and 350 Nm of torque at 1800 Rpm. This engine is only available in top end variant. The 1.9 Litre engine is mated to 6 speed Automatic gearbox with All Wheel Drive. The another 2.5 Litre 4 cylinder Turbocharged Diesel engine produce peak 134 Bhp of power at 3600 Rpm and 320 Nm of torque at 1800 Rpm. The 2.5 Litre engine is available in Lower and Mid variants only. The 2.5 Litre engine is mated to 5 speed manual gearbox. All variants comes with All Wheel Drive with driving mode selection which are 4 High, 4 Low and 2 Wheel drive. The Dimensions and Capacity of vehicle are 5295 mm in Length, 1860 mm in Width, 1855 mm Height, 3095 mm Wheelbase, Ground Clearance 225 mm and Kerb Weight 1935 kg.

One thing that you will notice when you get inside D-Max V-Cross is the use of space and huge amount of head and legroom space available inside. The front seats are nice, comfortable and supportive for all passengers. The cabin comes with a piano black finish and soft elements around the cabin that provides a luxury feel inside. Company has used almost every space available on the dash board that provides a huge amount of storage space inside the cabin. Cup holders are well hidden below the driver and co-driver air vents if required you can use cup holders. Dashboard comes with all black theme. The driver seat is electrically adjustable and each seats comes with leather finish upholstery. The front center armrest offer decent amount of support and another storage space is available under the arm rest. Front and rear head rests comes with height adjustment feature and all doors come with infotainment speakers and bottle holder space.

The 7.0 inch touch screen infotainment system comes with all kinds of features like USB, Aux, Bluetooth, DVD / CD player and Radio. The infotainment system come with 6 speakers fitted around the cabin to offer better sound quality.

For safety, It is equipped with 6 Airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Hill Hold Control, Traction Control System (TC/TCS), Hill Descent Control and Rear View Parking Camera. The Isuzu D-Max V-Cross has earned 5 Star safety rating in ASEAN Ncap crash test and in Euro Ncap Crash Test vehicle earned 4 star safety rating.

Isuzu offer 3 years / 1 Lakh kilometer warranty on D-max V-cross. Its Delhi Ex-showroom price starts from 16.54 Lakh INR.