2003 Isuzu Ascender

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2 reviews
Available Price Range $3,157-$6,565 Trims2 Combined MPG 17 Seats 7

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You may never have heard of the Isuzu Ascender, a new sport utility vehicle for 2003. But you may be familiar with its siblings, the well-regarded GMC Envoy and the Chevrolet TrailBlazer. Isuzu has had a long collaboration with General Motors Corp., so when it came time to replace the Japanese-built Trooper, it tapped GM for help and expertise. The $32,312 Ascender we tested rolled off an assem... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.0 out of 5

Based on 2 reviews

Great Handling Car

by Hard to please from on October 25, 2010

This is a great handling car. The best I've driven for handling and comfort. Smooth riding. Comfortable interior. Would like to get better gas mileage, but not bad for it's size.

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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