(3.9) 10 reviews
MSRP: $2,179$5,507
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 18
Engine: 230-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 5
2002 Isuzu Axiom

Our Take on the 2002 Isuzu Axiom

Our Take

Isuzu has specialized in sport utility vehicles since 1993, when its last passenger car left the market. After producing the Rodeo, Trooper and Amigo through the 1990s, Isuzu has added yet another SUV to its lineup. Named in a contest that drew 17,000 entries, the Axiom displays a more curvaceou... Read Full Report


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Isuzu is one of Japan's oldest car companies, and it always has marched to a slightly different drummer with its offerings in the United States. Isuzu first came to our attention as the manufacturer of the little Chevrolet LUV pickup, and shortly after that vehicle was launched, the company began making plans to invade America.Though Isuzu built cars, the company soon realized its fu... Read full review for the 2002 Isuzu Axiom

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Nice looking

by zombienaut67 from Kansas City,Mo. on January 11, 2009

Our Axiom was almost luxurious inside and was a comfortable long distance cruiser. The downside[for my wife, who drove it to work ] was that it was tricky to park in small lots, and it ate a lot of ga... Read Full Review

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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.


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There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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