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Isuzu X Rider is Here to Stay!

Isuzu has a reputation for manufacturing reliable bakkies and the KB250 is a prime example. After the success of the limited release of the Isuzu X Rider, this capable bakkie has returned for good. Whether you are driving through tough terrain or towing sporting equipment, this is the Isuzu bakkie that you need. Fast sales during the limited Isuzu X Rider run have resulted in these bakkies becoming part of the standard Isuzu KB 250 double cab line-up.

Striking Exterior

Like other Isuzu bakkies, the X Rider has a powerful stance on the road. Its black bumper guards add to its powerful look and the built-in fog lights help improve visibility in poor weather conditions. The tubular side steps are another functional element of the exterior design

It is clear that Isuzu once again produced a top quality bakkie. Other highlights of the exterior are the black sports bar and matching B pillars. Not only do the 18 inch alloy wheels add to the striking look of the Isuzu KB 250, they also contribute to its amazing performance.

The price of the Isuzu X Rider starts at R 358 400. With a wide range of colours to choose from, you can select a bakkie that matches your style.

Luxurious Interior

The interior of the Isuzu X Rider features full leather upholstery. Contrast red stitching ads to the striking good looks of the interior, while the leather steering wheel trim complements the luxurious design. A convenient feature of the KB250 is the remote keyless entry.

Air conditioning helps to maintain a pleasant interior temperature. Projector headlights allows the driver to enjoy good visibility while travelling at night, and the steering wheel switches allows for easy adjustment of the audio settings while staying focused on the road ahead. Upon buying one of the Isuzu double cab bakkies, driving will be a pleasure thanks to the Power Assisted Steering.

The height adjustable steering column also enables the driver to achieve optimal comfort. The electric windows have jam protection, and additional storage space is provided by the glove box and storage pockets.

The bakkie features two speakers with auxiliary, USB, Bluetooth and iPod connectivity.


Isuzu X Rider Specifications

The 2017 Isuzu X-Rider Double cab is equipped with a 2.5 litre turbodiesel engine delivering a maximum power of 100 kW. Fit with a robust tow bar the X Rider Isuzu has a braked towing capacity of 2.1 tons.

Not only does the Isuzu KB250 deliver a remarkable performance, it is also equipped with state-of-the-art safety features, such as Anti-lock Brakes and Electronic Brake-Force Distribution.

Other note-worthy safety features include the Brakes Assist System and Electronic Stability Control. Furthermore, Hills Start Assist makes it easy to take off on inclines without rolling back. If a collision takes place, Side Impact Protection Bars protect the vehicle’s occupants.

Remote controlled central locking, transponder immobiliser system and DataDot vehicle identification protect your vehicle against theft.


Here is an overview of the Isuzu X Rider specifications:


KB 250 D-TEQ X-Rider 4x2


2 499 cc

Bore x Stroke

95.4 mm x 87.4 mm


100 kW @ 3 600 rpm


320 Nm @ 1 800-2 800 rpm

Combined Fuel Consumption (l/100km)


Combined CO2 emissions (g/km)


The X Rider is designed to support your lifestyle - wherever you may go.


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