The Isuzu truck made its debut in 2006, and the model cabin crew was quickly named "Truck of the Year" for two different magazines, "Truck of Texas" and "four wheels of the Year." IntelliChoice named Model 2006, a "smart choice" in ten different categories of ownership costs, and distinguished himself in 2006 i-280 Extended Cab S as the "winner" in-class low repair costs.
3.7-liter inline five-cylinder engine replaces 3.5-liter, increasing power to 242 hp (from 220) and torque of 242 lb-ft. (Vs. 225)
Based I-290 S available with automatic transmission and manual gearbox
Tire Pressure Monitoring System added as standard equipment on all models
3.73 rear axle ratio added on manual transmission models (replaces 3.42 rear axle ratio)
Towing capacity of manual transmission models increases from 1700 to 2100 lbs.
Pacific Blue exterior color added
Deep Crimson Metallic replaces Red Rock Metallic color
Bering Blue Metallic replaces Adriatic Blue Metallic exterior color
Ebony trim replaces Very Dark Pewter (LS, Luxury and Limited)
Chrome accents added to HVAC lever, gauges, and speaker surrounds (LS, Luxury and Limited)
Chrome accents to be added mid-year interior door handles and locks (LS, Luxury and Limited
Retired rear mirror
Despite these improvements, the price has not changed since 2006. The i-290 Extended Cab 4x2 S begins selling price of U.S. manufacturer's suggested $ 16 989, while the i-370 Crew Cab 4x4 LS starts at an MSRP of $ 27,358.