2009 Isuzu Dmax Platinum announced in Bangkok Motor Show March 2009
Here is a press release of release of Isuzu Dmax Platinum Series 2009 model. 2009 model Isuzu Dmax is now available at Jim Motors Thailand.
Isuzu releases 2009 model Isuzu DMax Platinum Series at the 30th Bangkok International Motor Show
Wednesday, 25 March 2009 08:54 —
Bangkok–25 Mar–Tri Petch Isuzu Sales
Isuzu marched its troops with the “New! Isuzu D-Max Platinum” and “New! Isuzu MU-7 Platinum” lineup marked by several dazzling models to confirm to the Thai public once again that Isuzu offers “Ultimate Value beyond all levels”. Also featured are very special edition models in the “Isuzu D-Max Spacecab Platinum Speed” to highlight speed… and exciting performance that stands out above the rest and the special edition model “Isuzu MU-7 Platinum TOURING EDITION” sport utility in the most colorful presentation that will blow you away with a brand new motoring experience filled with the best of amenities and comfort. Isuzu answers every unique lifestyle in style and uncompromising class. Be prepared to see first hand Isuzu’s world class rally championship pedigree in the “Isuzu D-Max” pickup champion that clinched the grueling Dakar Rally 2009 championship. Thailand’s honor was flying high with a Thai-made pickup on the world stage, thanks to a world-class performance of both the pickup. And feast your eyes on an excellent cultural performance by Thai youths presenting our culture in a variety of shows at the “30th Bangkok International Motor Show.”
Mr. H. Nakagawa, President of Tri Petch Isuzu Sales Co., Ltd., said “Despite the unfortunate circumstances of the global economy and its effects on Thailand, we at Isuzu pride ourselves in the ability to offer engineering excellence that gives back the highest value for your money. Isuzu will be the best alternative for Thai motorists because the New! Isuzu D-Max Platinum and the New! Isuzu MU-7 Platinum featured at the 30th Bangkok International Motor Show come complete with luxury, comfort and a best-in-class entertainment system second to none. Isuzu also brings performance, durability and best fuel economy for everyone to experience. Our Isuzu booth conveys a message of happiness beyond all levels that blends in with tourism in the summer period; in addition to enjoying Isuzu products that will answer every lifestyle and customer need. Isuzu will also share the spectacular “Isuzu D-Max” model that won 1st place in the diesel pickup category of the world’s most challenging and toughest rally competition at the “Dakar Rally 2009. Isuzu was one of less than 20 vehicles that managed to complete the Dakar rally in a most convincing fashion by completing every single rally stage. A total of 177 vehicles competed in the competition. The Thai-made Isuzu D-Max proudly announced to the world that Isuzu’s performance, power and durability is second-to-none. Isuzu driver “Mr. Bruce Garland” and his trusty navigator “Mr. Harry Suzuki” will be present at the motor show to share their exciting experiences with the Isuzu D-Max at the Isuzu booth on April 4th, 2009 as well.”
The ultimate engineering innovation featured at the Bangkok International Motor Show comprise of the following:
“New! Isuzu MU-7 Platinum” Happiness beyond all levels with the most fuel-efficient Sport Utility Wagon
· Special model! Isuzu MU-7 TOURING EDITION Primo 2-Wheel drive (Omega Pearl White). A brand motoring experience waiting to be discovered with the best in comfort levels to answer a different, unique lifestyle. Powering this gem is Isuzu’s 4JJ1-TCX 3000 Ddi VGS Turbo engine for a fun-filled exciting drive. Xenon projector lights for brighter illumination and a confident safer drive in every journey ahead. Appealing “Touring Edition” stickers on the sides to reflect your unique taste for motoring enthusiasts. Be entertained throughout the journey with state-of-the-art Kenwood sound system featuring head unit with DVD, Built-in Bluetooth, large 8-inch LCD screen, and Rear View Camera for safe reverse maneuvers. Adding special value is Isuzu’s TV Tuner allowing occupants to enjoy their favorite TV shows, and Navigator to guide you to your destination (limited production only).
· New! Isuzu MU-7 Platinum Activo model 4-wheel drive that caters to an independent lifestyle and freedom with the latest technology in the 3000 Ddi VGS Turbo engine. Powerful and addictive, ready to take on any road condition with its Touch-On-The-Fly system that offers convenience at your fingertips. Rich luxury with Isuzu’s two-tone Chardonnay Gold.
“New! Isuzu D-Max Platinum” the most outstanding pickup beyond all levels and most fuel efficient pickup of its era.
· One and only! with the New! Isuzu D-Max Hi-Lander Platinum” 4-door special collection model that brings out creativity at its best to reflect the “Platinum” concept. Presented in Isuzu’s unique “Platinum Special” color tone at the Bangkok International Motor Show only. A highly sought after model with special luxury accessories beyond all levels such as the 20-inch alloys and special instrument gauges.
· Special Edition! “Isuzu D-Max Spacecab Platinum Speed” powered by a 2500 Ddi engine that stands tall above the competition. Totally captivating. Exciting in both the exterior and interior. Stylish with an awesome skirt kit designed especially for this version. Luxury is taken to another level with a Black Blue Pearl wood trim and console. Floor mats with special “Speed” logos and stainless side steps with the “Speed” logo as well as “Speed” stickers. This is truly a special model with a unique personality available in 2 color tones: Black Mica and Silver Metallic. Limited production.
Special! New! Isuzu D-Max Rodeo LS Platinum with 3000 Ddi VGS Turbo engine that completes what’s missing from an exciting lively lifestyle with an off-road accessory kit. Robust and tough in a special “Tornade Red” color and special front and rear bumper accessories, side mould protectors by ARB, electric-operated winch by Warn, PIAA spotlights, 16-inch wheels and Maxxis M/T tires 265/75R16. Ready to take on any road challenge without fear thanks to Isuzu’s unique Touch-On-The-Fly system that offers convenience and comfort at one’s fingertips
· New! Isuzu D-Max 4-door Hi-Lander Platinum, a high-rise 4-door pickup that allows you to enjoy a city lifestyle filled with practical functionality for every lifestyle. Made available are 2 models: 3000 Ddi VGS Turbo for an exciting drive in Omega Pearl White and 2500 Ddi for best fuel efficiency in Nebular Silver. Platinum Entertainment, the best car audio system by Kenwood with 6.1-inch DVD in front console and interface capability with iPOD, video games, Navigator GPS or Bluetooth. Modern technology going hand in hand with Isuzu engineering excellence.
· A new alternative for value for money beyond all levels in the New! Isuzu D-Max Hi-Lander Platinum “Smart” offered in Sterling Silver color and the New! Isuzu D-Max Spacecab SLX Platinum “Smart” offered in Chardonnay Gold powered by Isuzu’s 4JK1-TC 2500 Ddi for the most fuel efficient performance in a truly smart, truly fuel efficient and true value fashion.
· New! Isuzu D-Max Spacecab Platinum, value beyond all levels with Sterling Silver and Isuzu’s 4JK1-TC 2500 Ddi complete with comfort amenities. Fuel efficiency of the highest rating. The more you use Isuzu, the richer you become.
Isuzu is proud to unveil the “Isuzu D-Max” that won the “Dakar Rally 2009” championship which is the world’s most grueling and challenging rally competition of its kind. Isuzu braved through more than 8,000 km. to clinch the number one position in the T1.2 (Amateur) category for 4-wheel drive diesel pickups; and took 11th position out of the 177 vehicles that started the event. This Isuzu D-Max champion was 1 out of less than 20 vehicles that completed every stage of the epic rally race. Isuzu rally driver “Mr. Bruce Garland” and Isuzu navigator “Mr. Harry Suzuki”, both based in Australia, will lead the Isuzu challenge under the Garland Motorsports team at the Bangkok International Motor Show. Special interviews, presentations and appearances will be made to share their experiences and adventures with the Isuzu D-Max in the world-class rally championship at Dakar. They will prove once again that Isuzu pickup made in Thailand can and always have delivered the best performance, power and durability. Come see them on April 4th, 2009.
Isuzu will present interesting entertainment by introducing Thai youth special performance shows by students who are the midst of vacation from school. You will be mesmerized by activities such as Rubik’s Cube champion from international competitions, national Yo-Yo champion, Speed Stacking from the WSSA Thailand, world-class juggling by local students, B-Boy dancing by the famous “Romeo Zerious” team who are the current champions of Thailand and 5th best in Asia. Also featured is a 10-year old who can keep a ball in play with more than 10,000 kicks in one go without letting the ball touch the ground! Have fun in the Isuzu game zone, doll booths and Wii Fit games which promote fun and health altogether.