Isuzu Motors India has inaugurated a new showroom and service facility named Torque Isuzu in Surat, Gujarat. The dealership is located on Dumas Road and is spread over an area of 4,500 sq ft. Meanwhile, a new workshop has been set up at Veshu Abhava Road in an area of 14,400 sq ft.
The new facility adds to the existing seven sales and service touchpoints in the state which are located at Ahmedabad, Bhuj, Gandhidham, Rajkot, Vadodara and Mehsana. The service center is well equipped with modern equipments, skilled technicians and eight service bays. The sales outlet has been built on the brand’s ‘Lifestyle and Adventure’ theme with a cafe type setup.
In May 2021, Isuzu updated its current lineup with BS6 compliant engines including the seven-seater MU-X SUV, Hi-Lander, and D-Max V-Cross pick-up. The 1.9-litre diesel engine produces 161bhp and 360Nm of torque. The D-Max range is offered with both a six-speed manual and a six-speed automatic transmission. Whereas, only automatic gearbox can be given in MU-X.
Commenting on the occasion, Ken Takashima, Deputy Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India said, “Our presence in Surat is expected to meet the growing demand for Isuzu vehicles in the region. The Isuzu D-Max range of pick-ups is a game-changer in the state, which is credited to our customers for ‘value and versatility’. Isuzu D-Max S-Cab and V-Cross have been the favorites among the customers in this segment. Gujarat continues to be one of the key growth markets for Isuzu and we are delighted to enhance our network in the state with Torque Commercial Vehicles to meet diverse lifestyle and transportation needs. ”