Isuzu Mu-X

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RM166,709 - RM176,640
OTR Price in Kuala Lumpur
Mu-X Specs
Engine 2499 cc
Power 134 hp
Transmission Type Automatic
Driver Airbag Yes
Air Conditioner Yes
Power Steering Yes
Seating Capacity 7 Seats
Central Locking Yes

Mu-X Pros & Cons

Things We Like in Mu-X
  • Efficient engine performance

  • Off-roading Skills

  • Elegant interior

  • Mileage is not much appealing

  • Mileage is not much appealing

Things We Dont Like in Mu-X
  • Large turning radius

  • Mileage is not much appealing

Mu-X Price List

Variant Price Specifications  
2.5L 4x2 AT RM166,709 *
OTR Price
2499 cc, 134 hp, Automatic, Diesel
2.5L 4x4 AT RM172,709 *
OTR Price
2499 cc, 134 hp, Automatic, Diesel
Type-S 2.5L 4x4 AT RM176,640 *
OTR Price
2499 cc, 134 hp, Automatic, Diesel

Colors of Mu-X

Mu-X is available in 4 different colors - Silky Silver Metallic, Cosmic Black Mica, Havana Brown Mica and Titanium Silver Metallic.

  • Silky Silver Metallic

  • Cosmic Black Mica

  • Havana Brown Mica

  • Titanium Silver Metallic

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Watch latest video reviews of Isuzu Mu-X to know about its interiors, exteriors, performance, mileage and more.

Mu-X Review

  • Overview
  • Interior & Features
  • Exterior
  • Mileage Running Cost
  • Engine & Fuel Consumption
  • Braking & Safety


The Japanese automaker Isuzu introduced its ISUZU MU-X in the year 1989 and since then this SUV has made a significant impact on the different markets. The abbreviation MU stands for Mysterious Utility and company landed it down with its suffix, which looks more salacious. The seven-seater SUV, MU-X is poised to redefine adventure and give optimum performance with multi-terrain driving capabilities that make you tempt to explore more. Isuzu MU-X is the successor of MU-7, which is a pickup truck and adopts classically plush and rich looking interiors. Radically MU-X gets its derivatives followed from D-Max. It is capable of turning heads with its suave styles meshed with tough and robust off-road tones. It is featured to give home feeling regardless of whether it is drifting over carpet or being steered over uneven mountain roads. The 7-seater family vehicle comes with highly optimized interiors and a sheaf of technical capabilities, which enjoys face-lift of the previous, launches. MU-X enthralls buyers in its two models.
In Malaysia MU-X is empowered with a 2.5-litre engine, capable of delivering a maximum power output of 136 hp and peak torque of 320 Nm. The engine is mated with 5-speed manual and automatic transmission. The stirring powerplant produces amazing fuel economy between 12.04-12.34 kmpl. MU-X is equipped with common rail high-pressure fuel system, which minimizes the fuel amount in the combustion process. It is attributed to rugged off-road protection for off sealed roads whereas leather bound steering wheels with audio and cruise control at fingertips resulting into more concentration over the road. Following exterior designs, it can easily be spotted that it adopts its front from D-Max while the back has almost new looking curvy and tall rear end. The seven-seater SUV has much slippery and sleek body, which drifts over 16 or 17 inches six, spoke alloy wheels. In the interior, it takes a highly adaptive look with leather upholstery and a sheaf of standard equipment. The foldable 10 inch TFT screen complements the infotainment system with the efficient audio system. If safety is the concern, then there is no need to rethink, because this 7 seater SUV keeps all safety measure to protect your family averting the risk of major and minor crashes.

Interior & Features

Step inside this Isuzu vehicle and you will find leather seats to comfort all the 7 passengers along with some privilege for the driver in the form of electric seat adjustment. The contemporary looking dashboard has the instrumental panel and infotainment system employed on it. The electroluminescent meter cluster along with multi-information screen is provided. The infotainment system has the standard 2-DIN radio system along with USB, Bluetooth and AUX connectivity so that the occupants may enjoy the music of their taste at anytime during the ride. A 7-inch display and 8 speakers complete this infotainment system of Isuzu MU-X.

Interior Comfort

As a layman's vision the cabin amenities are ample to make a luxury ride joyful while the automatic climate control air conditioner with integrated heater and demister make room for a fresh ambiance even while traveling long in adverse weather condition. It is equipped with electroluminescent gauges in the center console and multitude of options at dashboard which is befitted to give fidget less access. The back row seats can be folded flat at floor whereas middle 60:40 seats tumble forward at the back of driver making huge cargo space while lumbar support and ergonomic seats give a level of comfort in a long cumbersome drive.

Interior Measurements

The interior height is ample enough to make a comfort drive for a tall frame guy while large wheelbase offers ample legroom for the passenger. With huge space inside to accommodate all your family, it accumulates a huge luggage space which is flexible with folded second and third-row seats. By default luggage space lies at 235 liters with all seats up.

Stereo and Accessories

Isuzu offers entertainment at fingertips with premium touchscreen audio system integrated with USB, Bluetooth audio streaming. The center console gives the functionality to connect iPhone while optional satellite navigation system is integrated with 4.2-inch LCD screen. The roof mounted 10.2 inch DVD entertainment monitor with total 8 speaker roof mounted system makes the interior more eccentric and fidget less.


With its huge robust character MU-X adapts all the reason to turn eyes to it. Each component is meticulously re-engineered with keeping aerodynamics in concern. The seven seater SUV is adorned with flared wheel arches and wedge-shaped fascia which underlines its bold stance on the road. In the front its wide and huge bonnet sheltering bicolour headlight integrated with LED lights and air intake with chrome radiated grille gives the access to front reclined windshield through crease lines. On sides, twin colour exterior mirrors rendering the illusion of illuminated ears and door handles are chrome plated which gives the intimation of its intensively designed appearance. Moreover, sidesteps are befitted to give ease of access inside. The wide flat roof takes its boundary lines with roof rails which is also capable of taking the maximum load of 60 kg. On the rear convex shaped rear windscreen with LED taillamps finish its huge appearance. A huge ISUZU emblem at the centre gives a marvelous appearance to the SUV. MU-X is appealing with its elegant aerodynamics while with the huge size and robust silhouette it is poised to rule the road.

Exterior Measurements

The intensively sculpted huge seven seater mammoth SUV gets its silhouette across the dimension of 4825 x 1860 x 1860 mm with the wheelbase of 2845 mm. It gets the ground clearance of 230 mm which plays the role of camouflage to its chassis.


MU-X drifts over tires engineered to give a smooth, fidget less ride over asphalt saving from minor mounds over the tracks. The midsize SUV comes with an option of 16-inch alloy wheels with full-size spare steel wheel which stands at a dimension of 245/70 R16 and 17-inch alloy wheels highway terrain tyres which stand at the dimension of 255/65 R17.

Mileage Running Cost

The muscular seven seater SUV is empowered with 2.5-litre 4JKI- TCX engine which is capable of delivering the fuel consumption between 13- 15 kmpl running at combined terrains at moderate speed.

Engine & Fuel Consumption

MUX is coupled with a 2.5 litre 4JKI TCX engine which is capable of carrying out a maximum output power measuring  136 hp along with maximum torque of 320 Nm between 1800 to 2800 rpm. This engine is designed to deliver better torque even at less rpm. MU-X has integrated terrain command dial which allows shifting between two wheel drive and 4 wheel drive on speed up to 100 kmph which makes it convenient to handle steep gradients, big loads and

  • Mileage is not much appealing

tough terrains.


The 2.5-litre 4JK1-TCX engine efficiently generates 136 hp of power with maximum torque of 320 Nm at 1800-2800 rpm with 5 Speed Automatic sequential transmission.

Acceleration & Pickup

Considering picking up on numbers, the MU-X will not impress you much but still the SUV offers a decent acceleration in the segment. The 2.5-litre engine is capable of clocking 100 kmph mark from 0 in a time span of 12 -13 seconds.

Braking & Safety

The four wheel drive configured model is equipped with 300 mm ventilated disc brakes with twin-pot calipers and 318 mm rear disc brakes. The front coil suspension with gas-filled shock absorbers and rear multi-link coil suspension with gas-filled shock absorbers and stabilizer bar ensure a smooth ride. Moreover, it is asserted with anti-skid brake system and electronic brake force distribution to give a better performance of braking and handling on the road.

Safety and Security

For safety and security of the occupants, Isuzu MU-X consists front airbags for driver and front seat passenger and 7 seatbelts for all the occupants. The other features include Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control System (TCS) and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD which ensures the stability of this vehicle intact while running on slippery terrains. The high tensile strength steel along with side door beam of this SUV absorbs the impact in an event of hit or collision. The Electronic Brake Force Distribution is engaged to prevent the vehicle from skidding sensing ad-hoc situation. It ensures additional protection and peace of mind with six responsive airbags and 3 point seatbelt pre-tensioners. Side anti-intrusion bars inside side doors, dual pretension with load limiters also increases its safety mechanism credibly.

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