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Why the seven-seater MU-X needs Isuzu’s 'other' engine to succeed in SA

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2021 Isuzu MU-X Thailand spec
2021 Isuzu MU-X Thailand spec

• The Isuzu MU-X seven seater does well in global markets.
• It outsells the Toyota Fortuner in Australia.
• The MU-X will do much better with another engine option in SA. 
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The Isuzu MU-X deserves to do better. In Australia, it outsells Toyota's Fortuner, and yet the potential of this seven-seater Isuzu has never been fully realised in South Africa.

With a new version having been revealed, the question is how Isuzu's third-generation platform could improve MU-X's local standing. 

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