Isuzu MU-X 2021.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.

Isuzu MU-X 2021: start of sales in Russia, prices and characteristics of a new frame SUV.
Until 2020, the Isuzu MU-X frame SUV was actually a redesigned version of the Chevrolet TrailBlazer intended for the Asian market, but last October, when the second generation car was presented, it became clear that in relation to this model, the manufacturer moved away from the practice of copying technical solutions.

The new 2021 Isuzu MU-X offers a large number of original parts, with the Japanese taking as a basis the new Isuzu Dynamic Drive frame platform from the recently updated Isuzu D-Max pickup truck.

Review of the new SUV

The new «bogie» at the 2021 Isuzu MU-X can boast of increased rigidity and lighter weight compared to the previous one, but a different suspension configuration was chosen for the SUV, unlike the D-Max.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.

Instead of springs, springs and elongated levers work here, which hold the continuous axle. At the front, an independent double wishbone design is used, and together this provides the SUV with the level of comfort that is inherent in modern SUVs.

The new Isuzu MU-X body was also designed taking into account the maximum weight, therefore, by the way, it received a plastic fifth door, but the overall dimensions of the novelty were updated: the car’s length is now 4850 mm, width — 1870 mm, height — 1875 mm. with a wheelbase of 2855 mm. and ground clearance reaching 235 mm.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.


Externally, the Isuzu MU-X 2021 SUV has become noticeably prettier, although it retained the corporate style of the front end.

The rear pillars have completely changed, so the rear of the car began to look more mature and more status, but this model receives large 20-inch wheels and full-LED lighting equipment only in expensive trim levels.

The main sales will fall on the cheap versions, where the exterior will also lack some elements of the external body decor.


The interior of the SUV’s interior completely repeats the interior of a related pickup. True, it can look much more representative due to more original decorative elements and softer plastic.

Another important improvement is the increase in space for passengers in the third row. Those who find themselves in the second row will be offered seats with a wider range of adjustments than before.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.

Technical stuffing

Taking advantage of the platform from D-Max, engineers did not bother with engines and simply carried over the engine line from this model.

Thus, the initial modification of the 2021 Isuzu MU-X SUV will be equipped with a 1.9-liter turbocharged diesel unit with a capacity of 150 hp. from. (350 Nm), and more generous buyers will be offered a version with a 3.0-liter turbo four, producing 190 hp. from. (450 Nm).

Both engines are equipped with an Aisin 6-speed automatic transmission, and the base engine also has a manual transmission as a cheaper alternative.

Isuzu MU-X 2021.

The main sales in Asian countries are planned for rear-wheel drive modifications with 150-horsepower engines. Those who prefer four-wheel drive will be able to appreciate the 4×4 transmission with a reduction gear and the «off-road» Rough Terrain Mode system, which simulates locking of the front axle.

In addition, in the maximum equipment, the car will receive many modern safety systems, including automatic braking in the event of obstacles and a system for tracking road markings.

The new SUV may well come to the Russian market, which is not ruled out by either the manufacturer or the dealers who successfully sell Japanese-made trucks and special equipment in Russia.

Sales of the Isuzu MU-X 2021 model year have already started in Thailand, and there cars are offered to local buyers for 1109,000-1591,000 baht, which in terms of rubles gives a fork that is quite attractive for a modern frame all-terrain vehicle: from 2.78 to 3.99 million. rubles.

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply