Just before Christmas I picked up another Isuzu DMAX from my mates at Southern Autos Manukau.
It is the “SHADOW”, a tricked up DMAX built on the LS model.
The blurb states:
The Isuzu D-MAX SHADOW comes with over $8000 worth of accessories, Limited Edition 20 Wheels, Black Sports Bar, Blacked Out Grille, Blacked Out Mirrors, Black Graphics Package, Reverse Camera, Tinted Windows and much more.
This Limited Edition vehicle is based on the tough and dependable Isuzu D Max LS Double Cable 4X4 Automatic. Fitted with Air Conditioning, 6 Air Bags, Traction Control System, Electronic Stability Program, USB/AUX, Bluetooth Phone Connectivity, Bluetooth Music Streaming, Cruise Control, Child Seat Anchor Points, Projector Headlights, LED Tail Lights, Factory Running Boards and the list goes on.
Which is all well and good, but what does all that mean for a real bloke who isn’t swayed by marketing speak or upset because CGI animals are talking about getting killed to get into the truck?
Unlike Toyota these trucks don’t need CGI to get animals into the truck; real blokes and proper sheilas kill the animals and chuck them in the back of the truck like they are meant to do. They are proper and real utes, even when tricked out with the accessories. Read more »