Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. is proud to announce the results of a recent independent test of the all-new FTR. The Class 6 FTR went up against five of its top competitors in acceleration, braking, maneuverability, fuel economy and more. The FTR has a 5.2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that provides 215 hp and 520 lbs-ft of torque.
Isuzu aknowledged there were some in the industry who had doubts the new four-cylinder Class 6 FTR could compete with similar six-cylinder models, but testing has proven the FTR is tops in maneuverability and fuel economy.
The FTR competed against the following trucks:
- Freightliner M2 106
- Navistar DuraStar 4300
- Hino 268A
- Ford F-650
- Kenworth K270
The tests were conducted by Pro Formance Group, Inc. (PFG), in Chandler, Arizona, with results certified by the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA).