Isuzu N-Series Overview
Fit for businesses in the Philippines, the new Isuzu N-Series Blue Power is a light-duty, multi-purpose truck that offers performance, toughness, and functionality. It features a sturdy and durable ladder frame chassis, a rugged undercarriage, and extensive anti-corrosion treatment on the cab and frame. It’s available in 4 versions. The 4-wheel-units are the QKR77, NLR77, and NLR85 with 2.3, 2.5, and 2.6 ton capacities, respectively. Meanwhile, the 6-wheel units are the NMR85 with a 2.4 ton capacity; NPR85 with a 4.1 ton capacity; and the NQR with a 5.8 ton capacity. These can then be customized with a wide range of rear body options to meet different business requirements. The body options are Passenger Van, Aluminum Van, Refrigerated Van, Dump Truck, Fire Truck, Drop Side, Aerial Platform, Refuse Collector, Crane Cargo, and Tanker. Power comes from these Euro IV-compliant Blue Power Diesel engines: the 105 hp 3.0L 4JH1-TC CRDi, 124 hp 3.0L 4JJ1-TCC DOHC CRDi, and 153 hp 5.2L 4HK1-TCN CRDi — all fitted with Turbo-Intercoolers.
It was launched in the Philippines back in September 2017 for a full-model change and it’s currently offered in seven variants. From the NLR77 E to the NQR75 L.