All New Isuzu MU-X redesigned and added driver assistance technology. The mid-size SUV has 4 versions including Active, Luxury, Elegant and Ultimate. This is the 2nd generation of the MU-X, the first generation of this SUV model launched in 2013.
In the new generation, MU-X is changed in both design and equipment. Overall, the MU-X’s styling is not much different from the previous generation. The lines are firmer. The most noticeable is that when viewed from the sides, the SUV becomes square, the ribs are clearer. At first glance, the MU-X is quite similar to the Kia Sorento.
In the new version, the MU-X has an all-LED lighting system. The main lighting system includes Bi-LED Projectort, daylight with arrow pattern and fog lights placed below.
The chrome-plated grille retains the old shape, but the contour and inside bar are stylized and made larger.
Chrome appears quite a lot in the body of the car. The standard Active version has 17-inch wheels, Luxury and Elegant versions have 18-inch wheels and the most advanced version has 20-inch wheels.
The MU-X’s interior is also renewed with the dashboard connected to the center console area. As a model of the Thai market, the interior of the MU-X is brown with Coolmax technology, which helps to reduce the amount of heat energy accumulates inside.
The interior of the car includes a 9-inch infotainment screen, Isuzu Ultimate Entertainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay / Android Auto integration, interior backlight, automatic 2-zone air conditioning, an 8-speaker sound system. USB fast charging.
In addition, the SUV also has an 8-way electric driver’s seat, a steering wheel with gearshift and function buttons, electronic handbrake, electric open / close rear trunk with anti-jam function, keyless entry. The smart key on MU-X 2021 can remotely detonate the engine and open / close the trunk.
Isuzu equips MU-X with ADAS technology package with the support of 2 front cameras, 3D simulation camera, 2 radar and 8 sensors around the car. This package includes adaptive cruise control in all speed ranges, forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking.
MU-X’s assistive technologies also include lane departure warning, anti-glare headlights, speed limit system, blind spot warning, rear cross vehicle warning, parking sensor, system Automatic brake system after collision …
Isuzu equips the MU-X 2 with an optional diesel engine. The first is a 3.0-liter 4-cylinder engine, which produces 190 horsepower capacity and a 1.9-liter 4-cylinder engine with 150 horsepower. The engine comes with a 6-speed manual gearbox with a sports gearshift system and a 6-speed automatic transmission.
The car has 6 exterior color schemes including brown, pearl white, red, black, silver and metallic silver. Versions of the Isuzu MU-X range from $ 35,500 to $ 51,000. This price is more expensive than the old USD3,200-3,500 in all versions. In the 7-seat SUV group, Isuzu MU-X competes with Chevrolet Trailblazer, Ford Everest, Mitsubishi Pajero Sport and Toyota Fortuner