Isuzu Motors India has announced the revision in prices of its model range post-GST (Goods and Service Tax) applicable from July 1, 2017. Under the new GST tax structure, the car manufacturer has reduced the price of its MU-X, a 7-seater SUV that was launched in India in May this year, to Rs 22.38 lakh, ex-showroom for the 4X2 variant, a reduction of about eight percent. The ex-showroom prices of the MU-X have been revised in the range of 6 percent to 12 percent. The prices of the Isuzu MU-X before the implementation of the GST were Rs 23.99 lakh for the 4X2 version and Rs 25.99 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi for the 4X4 version. The prices of the Isuzu D-Max V-Cross, the company's adventure utility vehicle, has been revised to Rs 12.67 ex-showroom, a reduction of 6 percent over the pre-GST ex-showroom price. These prices are ex-showroom, Chennai. The Isuzu D-Max V-Cross was priced at Rs 13.30 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi before GST.
In the state of Andhra Pradesh, the car manufacturer has announced that the vehicle sold and purchased will be exempted from Motor Vehicle Tax till 31st March, 2021. The passenger vehicles will be exempted 14 percent tax on invoice value paid as one-time life tax. This will make the Isuzu vehicle cheaper in Andhra Pradesh than vehicles sold in other parts of the country.
The carmaker also sells its vehicles in the commercial segment. The manufacture has also revised the prices of the D-MAX S-CAB and the D-MAX Regular Cab pickup trucks in India. After the revision in prices, the D-MAX S-CAB is now priced at Rs. 8.01 lakh, ex-showroom in Chennai and the D-MAX Regular Cab now carries a price tag of Rs. 6.81 lakh, ex-showroom, Chennai. The Commercial pick up trucks in Andhra Pradesh will now have to pay a Quarterly Road Tax of Rs 800 per during the life of the vehicles.