ISUZU ON THE WAY UP

ISUZU HAS recorded its highest September sales numbers ever, with the D-MAX ute continuing its march as the fastest-growing model in the onetonne ute category. The D-MAX ranked fifth in the one-tonne LCV segment, according to the latest figures available (September 2015). The VFACTS yearto- date figures show D-MAX outselling the Mazda BT-50 and VW Amarok.

D-MAX September sales (1461 units) are up 54 per cent on September 2014 and now take 11.7 per cent of the segment. MU-X September sales (565 units) are up 46 per cent on September 2014. MU-X is tracking at a five per cent share of the large SUV category.

Isuzuís September sales total of 2026 D-MAX and MU-X is a 52 per cent increase on the September 2014 volume. Isuzu Ute Australia says it believes it will sell more than 20,000 4WDs in 2015.