New Frontiers

With the departure of General Motors from South Africa two years ago, Japanese automaker Isuzu, now going it alone, was quick to introduce the latest MU model locally. However, the MU range has already explored new frontiers thirty years ago and was available here too – albeit far too briefly.

The MU prefix, used for the bakkie-based SUV derivatives, built by Isuzu Motors since 1989, is according to some sources shot for “Mysterious Utility”, while similarly the acronym MU-X, as the latest model in the range is labelled, stands for “Makes U eXciting”.

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