Isuzu Malaysia plans to introduce 1.9L Ddi BluePower turbodiesel engine within the nation inside this 12 months
Isuzu Malaysia has revealed that it’ll introduce the 1.9 litre Ddi BluePower turbodiesel (codename RZ4E-TC) engine within the nation, which was placed on show finally 12 months’s Kuala Lumpur Worldwide Motor Present (KLIMS).
The RZ4E-TC has been on sale in different markets since 2015, together with Thailand, and is used within the D-Max pick-up truck and MU-X SUV. Regardless of being smaller in displacement in comparison with the seasoned 4JK1-TCX 2.5 litre unit, the BluePower engine gives 150 hp at three,600 rpm and 350 Nm of torque (16 hp and 30 Nm acquire), whereas being 19% extra environment friendly and 20% lighter.
“All in, the RZ4E-TC 1.9 litre Ddi BluePower has a rise of 10% in energy, 9.four% extra torque, eight.2% sooner acceleration and 19% higher gasoline economic system,” stated Masayuki Suzuki, chief working officer of sunshine industrial car at Isuzu Malaysia.
For now, the corporate says the engine is in its ultimate part of testing for the native market, and can be launched right here by the top of this 12 months. Nonetheless, no particulars about which mannequin would be the first recipient of the engine. Nonetheless, that is excellent news for customers as they’ll be getting a lower-capacity turbodiesel engine with higher efficiency. ?
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