Isuzu


Isuzu is known for its trucks worldwide, which it stopped selling in American in 2009. This Japanese company also produces diesel engine for many automakers including General Motors, Renault and Opel.


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Top 10 Strangest Rebadged Vehicles

Top 10 Strangest Rebadged Vehicles

Sometimes automakers have holes in their line-up bigger than Van Halen did in 1985. Due to a lack of time, resources or manufacturing facilities, the company looks for a quick fix. The solution? Grab a vehicle from another company that fills the void and rebrand it as their own. But like Wade Boggs in a…

GM, Isuzu, Saab Recall SUVs for Power Window Fix

GM, Isuzu, Saab Recall SUVs for Power Window Fix

Over 249,000 SUVs are being recalled for a possible fire risk with the window and door lock switches for vehicles sold or registered in 20 states and Washington, D.C. where salt and other chemicals are used to clear roads in the winter.

Volkswagen Passat, GM Trucks NHTSA Probes Closed

Volkswagen Passat, GM Trucks NHTSA Probes Closed

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that it closed the investigations surrounding possible fires on the Volkswagen Passat and cracked cooling fans on various GM trucks without issuing a recall or fines to either automaker. Originally the 2002-03 model year Passats were under investigation for possible ignition coil fires in July 2010 but…

Volkswagen Rumored to Acquire Isuzu

Volkswagen Rumored to Acquire Isuzu

With Volkswagen‘s recent tie-up with Suzuki not going so well, a new report suggests the German auto giant may look to partner or acquire another Japanese company in its bid to become the world’s largest automaker. Rather than put a focus on small passenger cars, however, this tie-up would explore furthering VW’s commercial truck empire….

Isuzu Closing Shop

Isuzu Closing Shop

After almost three decades of selling cars and trucks in North American, Isuzu has announced that it will stop selling its two models as of January 31st, 2009 and cease light-vehicle operations on this continent. The news was not exactly a surprise as Isuzu’s remaining two models are based on General Motors platforms that are…