The Isuzu MU-7 SUV has been going through road experiments in different regions of the nation.
Earlier, it was believed that the said vehicle, which is listed as the Alterra in the Philippines market, would be obtainable only by the year 2014, but going by the screening, the sport utility vehicle may now be available by the coming year (2013).
When accessible, it is projected to stand in front of the Ssangyong Rexton, Toyota Fortuner as well as Ford Endeavour.
As per reports, the SUV will be powered by a 3.0 litre 4 cylinder turbo diesel engine. During the early stage, the said Isuzu MU-7 SUV may be accessible only in a 4×2 edition, but the company could roll out the 4×4 version at a later stage.
The Isuzu MU-7 SUV would be able to accommodate 7 people easily, together with their baggage. The Isuzu MU-7 SUV would also get security traits that comprise grip control, anti-blockier system, electronic stability program and airbags.
The sport utility vehicle would be obtainable as a Completely Knocked Down component that would assist to keep prices downward.
The vehicle is expected to carry a price label of Rs. 15-20 lakhs.
In the coming time, manufacturing units would be established in Nellore in the state of Andhra Pradesh. This facility would necessitate an early investment of around Rs. 1000 crore.