The Indian automotive market is outlined by two sorts of automobiles – one which sips gas like a vicar sips his tea, and the high-hauling ones. Interestingly, whereas we now have an absolute love for SUVs, we’re not that huge on pick-up vehicles. I’m not complaining concerning the truth or evaluating our market to the US, the place consumers are graced with a palette filled with choices and pick-up vehicles have turns into a tradition over time. However, the automobile with us at the moment may compel you to want that it was the case.
The Isuzu D-Max is among the many handful of pick-up vehicles obtainable in India. However, as one can guess, India is just not the one market the place the automobile is offered. So the parents in Thailand modified one which grabbed our consideration. This 2020 Isuzu D-Max was undertaken by Thailand-based Dam Auto Car. Like the United States, South Asian nations too are enormous on pick-up vehicles.
Countries like Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines credit score a serious sum of their automobile gross sales to pick-up vehicles. Which partially explains why the iteration you see above is a somewhat breath-taking one. So with out additional build-up let’s dive into the deets.
The V-Cross has obtained a number of efficiency upgrades. The higher management arm and entrance driveshaft together with the stabiliser ball joint are from Bangkok-based Sun 4×Four aftermarket suspension system. Additionally, the Fox 2.0 Performance Series Monotube entrance shock and 10-step Fox 2.Zero rear shock are additionally a part of the customized package deal.
On the surface, there may be not a lot occurring other than the wheels after all. The automobile is roofed in satin black exterior paint end which supplies the pickup truck somewhat demonising. The wheels are purchased from Custom Wheel Thailand. In addition to this, the automobile additionally will get a two-inch entrance raise and two-inch rear raise from Pro Comp suspension programs. Other modifications in cosmetics come within the type of an enormous entrance grille, U-shaped LED DRLs, the vertically positioned fog lamps and underbody skid plate safety as nicely.