Gandhara Industries quietly launches the Isuzu D-Max Pickup truck in Pakistan

Last year it was found out that Gandhara Industries Limited (GIL) had made a Technical Assistance Agreement with Isuzu Motors Limited (Thailand) to bring the Isuzu D-Max pickup truck officially to Pakistan.

It was found out that the truck would be available for local purchase through Gandhara’s showrooms beginning from mid-2018. After many delays, it seems like Gandhara has officially launched the vehicle in Pakistan.

At least from the document acquired below, you can see the prices of the trucks with their booking fee, indicating that the vehicles are now available in Pakistan.

Isuzu D-MAX variants in Pakistan

According to the document acquired from Gandhara Industries, two versions will be available for purchase in the country. They are as follows:

Base Version

The D-Max pickup is available in two versions. The base version is called the Hi-Spark, powered by a 2.5-liter intercooler turbo engine and it is a single cabin 4×2 pickup. It is available in two trims, the Hi-Spark deckless version cost PKR 24.25 lac, whereas that with deck has a price tag of PKR 26.25 lac.

Hi-Lander Version

The second version is Isuzu D-Max Hi-Lander that has an engine powered by 2.5-litre intercooler turbo. These consist of 4×4 vehicles. It is available in both a single cabin and double cabin options. The Hi-Lander 4×4 single cabin is priced at PKR 37.25 lac and the double cabin is priced at PKR 39.75 lac.

V-Cross Version

The V-Cross comes with a double cabin 4×4 powered by a 3.0-liter intercooler turbo engine. Its manual transmission version is priced at cost PKR 44.5 lac while the automatic version cost PKR 46.75 lac.