Ghandhara Industries Limited (GIL) is all set to introduce the Isuzu D-MAX pickup truck in Pakistan. The company has made a Technical Assistance Agreement with Isuzu Motors Limited (Thailand).
As per agreement GIL have got a license to employ the technical information and assistance from Isuzu manufacture, to assemble and sell the Isuzu D-MAX pick up in the country. The D-MAX in Thailand comes with a 1.9 L RZ4E-TC I4 diesel engine and that’s the one most likely to be launched here since the 2.5 liter version was discontinued in Thailand back in 2015.
GIL will officially launch the Isuzu D-MAX in Pakistan by the mid of 2018 with the approximate price tag of Rs. 2.5 million to Rs. 3 million.
The Isuzu D-MAX is known as one of the toughest and reliable trucks in the world and will compete with Toyota Hilux and Foton Tunland in our market, the assembly plant of the latter is already under construction in Pakistan.
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