On the lookout for great double cab bakkies for sale? In Part 2 of our Big Brand Bakkies post we take a closer look at the Mazda BT50, VW Amarok, Mitsubishi Triton and the Isuzu KB, giving you more information on what you can expect in terms of power, torque and price.
Don’t forget to read our “Big brand double cab bakkies for sale in South Africa (Part 1)” for an overview of the Toyota Hilux, Ford Ranger and Nissan Navara.
The Double Cab VW Amarok
‘Where tough and smart come together,’ the VW Amarok for sale is another popular option in South Africa when it comes to double cab bakkies. Capable on and off road, the Amarok comes with all the expected safety features – Differential Lock, Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR), ABS and off-road ABS, and ESP.
An appealing design that is both nice to look at and functional, the Amarok’s exterior lines ooze sophistication. Sleek and sporting flared wheel arches, small touches like the chrome plated rear bumpers (available standard on the Highline) and the Volkswagen distinctive headlights give these double cab bakkies a unique and powerful look.
While the entry level Amarok doesn’t sport much fluff, the higher end models in the line-up come with features such as Climatic Air Conditioning, a useful multifunctional display, Park Distance Control, leather interior, multifunctional steering wheel and, in the Highline, a touchscreen radio.
The Volkswagen Amarok models also boast the Shiftable and Permanent 4Motion four-wheel drive, giving the driver reliable traction on all road surfaces. Other outstanding features of the Amarok include central locking coupled with an anti-theft system, emergency stop signalling and even illumination for the load platform.
|Amarok Double Cab Models||1968 cm³||Maximum Output||Maximum Torque||Acceleration (0 -100 km/h)||Top Speed||Fuel Consumption (Combined Cycle)||VW Amarok Price starting at:|
|2.0 TDI Trendline 4x2||1968 cm³||103 kW @ 3 500 rpm||340 Nm @ 1 600 – 2 250 rpm||13.5 seconds||163 km/h||7.6 litres / 100 km||R 478 100|
|2.0 BiTDI Highline 4x2||1968 cm³||132 kW @ 3 500 rpm||400 Nm @ 1 500 – 2 250 rpm||10.3 seconds||184 km/h||7.9 litres / 100 km||R 511 700|
|2.0 TDI Trendline 4MOTION||1968 cm³||103 kW @ 3 500 rpm||340 Nm @ 1 600 – 2 250 rpm||13.7 seconds||161 km/h||7.7 litres / 100 km||R 529 100|
|2.0 BiTDI Highline Auto 4x2||1968 cm³||132 kW @ 4 000 rpm||420 Nm @ 1 750 rpm||10.6 seconds||180 km/h||8.2 litres / 100 km||R 529 200|
|2.0 BiTDI Highline 4MOTION||1968 cm³||132 kW @ 4 000 rpm||400 Nm @ 1 500 – 2 250 rpm||10.6 seconds||183 km/h||8.0 litres / 100 km||R 562 700|
|2.0 BiTDI Highline 4MOTION AUTO||1968 cm³||132 kW @ 4 000 rpm||420 Nm @ 1 750 rpm||10.9 seconds||179 km/h||8.3 litres / 100 km||R 580 200|
|2.0 BiTDI Ultimate 4MOTION AUTO||1968 cm³||132 kW @ 4 000 rpm||420 Nm @ 1 750 rpm||11.0 seconds||180 km/h||8.3 litres / 100 km||R 638 700|
Isuzu KB Double Cab
Packed with safety features, great tech and sporting a premium quality interior, the double cab Isuzu KB models are not only comfortable, but capable and efficient as well.
Looking at the exterior you will find an aerodynamic design that is bold and aggressive. Coupled with LED daytime running lights, the 18” alloy wheels and a fuel efficient 2.5 litre diesel engine, you get a bakkie that is easy on the eye and capable of blowing your socks off.
The interior of the Isuzu KB for sale boast a functional instrument cluster and, in the higher end models, a leather interior, keyless entry, a stop/start button and a touch screen navigation and radio system. With a modern interior and design, you can also expect outstanding safety features and the KB Double Cab does not disappoint.
Double cab models in the KB line-up comes standard with ABS, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), a Brake Assist System (BAS), Traction Control, ABS and EBD. Side impact protection bars and airbags add another level of safety.
Other outstanding features found in the Isuzu KB range include Hill Start Assist, a rear view camera for higher end models, automatic climate control, cruise control, projector halogen headlamps and a multifunctional steering wheel.
|KB Double Cab Models||Displacement||Maximum Output||Maximum Torque||Fuel Consumption (Combined Cycle)||Isuzu KB Price starting at:|
|KB 250 D-TEQ Hi-Rider 4x2||2499 cc||100 Kw @ 3 600 rpm||320 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 200 rpm||7.7 litres / 100 km||R 351 300|
|KB 250 D-TEQ LE 4x2||2499 cc||100 Kw @ 3 600 rpm||320 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 200 rpm||7.7 litres / 100 km||R 435 200|
|KB 250 D-TEQ LE 4x4||2499 cc||100 Kw @ 3 600 rpm||320 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 200 rpm||7.9 litres / 100 km||R 457 400|
|KB 300 D-TEQ LX 4x2||2999 cc||130 kW @ 3 600 rpm||380 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 800 rpm||7.8 litres / 100 m||R 486 900|
|KB 300 D-TEQ LX 4x2 Auto||2999 cc||130 kW @ 3 600 rpm||380 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 800 rpm||7.7 litres / 100 m||R 501 200|
|KB 300 D-TEQ LX 4x4||2999 cc||130 kW @ 3 600 rpm||380 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 800 rpm||7.9 litres / 100 km||R 549 800|
|KB 300 D-TEQ LX 4x4 Auto||2999 cc||130 kW @ 3 600 rpm||380 Nm @ 1 800 – 2 800 rpm||7.9 litres / 100 km||R 563 500|
The Double Cab Mitsubishi Triton
Called tough and reliable, the Mitsubishi Triton for sale was designed and built to handle anything and everything. Equipped with side impact beams, airbags and powerful brakes, these double cab bakkies for sale are not to be overlooked.
The Triton’s exterior features everything you’d expect and more – a tail gate mounted brake light, chrome side mirrors and door handles, impressive 16” or 17” alloy wheels, a 205 mm ground clearance and those beautifully arched lines that are so distinctive of Mitsubishi.
In terms of safety, you can expect everything from airbags, ABS and EBD to rear collision energy absorption, front door impact bars and a body construction making use of Mitsubishi’s Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE). This bakkie has a rigid ladder frame and a unique design that translates into a lower centre of gravity.
The interior is also something to write home about. Sporting leather seats, a multi information display, an AM/FM radio with a USB port and CD and MP3 player, cruise control and a multifunctional leather steering wheel, you’ll have everything you need and more.
Other notable features of these double cab bakkies include an electronic rear window, keyless entry with an alarm system, rear differential lock, electric windows, an impact absorbing steering column and an anti-intrusion brake pedal.
The Triton Double Cab has a starting price of R 484 900.
|Triton Double Cab Models||Maximum Output||Maximum Torque|
|2.5 Di-DC DC 4x2 (M/T)||100 kW @ 3 500 rpm||314 Nm @ 2 000 rpm|
|2.5 Di-DC HP DC 4x4 (M/T)||131 Kw @ 4 000 rpm||400 Nm @ 2 800 – 2 850 rpm|
PS: Keep an eye on the all new Mitsubishi Triton Sport Utility expected to launch in South Africa in early 2017. To be fitted with a newly developed diesel engine, you can expect a power of 133 kW and a torque of 430 Nm.
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The Mazda BT50
Featuring a sleek and athletic design, the Mazda BT50 is another well-known face on our streets. Featuring a tow capacity of 3 500 kilogrammes, it is available in a range of colour options. The exterior of these double cab bakkies for sale is also unique, flaunting Mazda’s sleek lines and distinctive front and rear lights.
Comfort is not sacrificed with the BT50’s tough and functional design. The interior of these bakkies from Mazda comes with air conditioning, powered windows and mirrors and cruise control. The higher end models in the line-up also boast audio controls on the steering wheel, a 3.5” multifunctional display and a radio with a CD and MP3 player, iPod and USB connectivity and Bluetooth voice controls.
In terms of safety, the Mazda BT50 for sale won’t let you down. With powerful brakes backed by ABS and EBD, you can also expect Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Trailer Sway Mitigation (TSM), Load Adaptive Control (LAC), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), Roll Over Mitigation (ROM), Hill Decent Control and Hill Launch Assist.
Other notable features of the BT50 include a high strength chassis, reinforced body shell and a built-in trip computer supplying information like fuel consumption.
|Mazda BT50 Double Cab Models||Displacement||Maximum Output||Maximum Torque|
|BT-50 DBL 2.2L 6MT 4X2 HR SLE||2198 cc||110 kW @ 3 700 rpm||375 Nm @ 1 500 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 2.2L 6MT 4X2 HR SLE W/ LRD||2198 cc||110 kW @ 3 700 rpm||375 Nm @ 1 500 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6MT 4X2 HR SLE||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6MT 4X2 HR SLE W/ LRD||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6AT 4X2 HR SLE||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6AT 4X2 HR SLE W/ LRD||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6MT 4X4 HR SLE||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
|BT-50 DBL 3.2L 6AT 4X4 HR SLE||3198 cc||147 kW @ 3 000 rpm||470 Nm @ 1 750 – 2 500 rpm|
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