Miami Dealer Sells First Isuzu Axiom: Midway Isuzu Retails Isuzu's Newest Model

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Isuzu Motors Inc.

    CERRITOS, Calif., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- American Isuzu Motors Inc. today
 announced the first retail sale of a 2002 Isuzu Axiom.  The Axiom is the first
 new vehicle introduced by Isuzu in the United States since 1998.
     Miami residents Jose Luis and Miralis Agra purchased a stunning Anthracite
 gray Axiom from sales consultant Francisco Fonseca, Midway Isuzu in Miami.
 This is the couple's second Isuzu sport utility vehicle.
    Fonseca has worked at Midway Isuzu since June 1994, and plans are in the
 works at the dealership to recognize his historic sale with a dealership
 celebration.
     "This sale undoubtedly indicates that the American motorists are seeking
 something slightly different in an SUV," said Duke Hale, Senior Vice
 President, COO, SUV.  "This stylish crossover vehicle provides the right
 combination of on- and off-road performance in complete luxury.  Customers
 like the Agras, who have seen and driven it, have focused on its excellent
 price, ample engine power and smooth, comfortable ride," he concluded.
     Since its introduction last November, awards and admiration have followed
 the Axiom.  Most notably, Axiom was credited with the "Eyes on Design" award
 for production SUVs given at the 2001 North American International Auto Show
 in Detroit.  The prestigious award honors exceptional vision in automotive
 design and recognizes forward-thinking Isuzu.
 
     American Isuzu Motors Inc. is the U.S. distributor of Isuzu sport utility
 vehicles, commercial vehicles and diesel engines.  For more information call
 (800) 662-2464 or point your browser to www.isuzu.com on the worldwide web.
 
 

SOURCE American Isuzu Motors Inc.
    CERRITOS, Calif., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- American Isuzu Motors Inc. today
 announced the first retail sale of a 2002 Isuzu Axiom.  The Axiom is the first
 new vehicle introduced by Isuzu in the United States since 1998.
     Miami residents Jose Luis and Miralis Agra purchased a stunning Anthracite
 gray Axiom from sales consultant Francisco Fonseca, Midway Isuzu in Miami.
 This is the couple's second Isuzu sport utility vehicle.
    Fonseca has worked at Midway Isuzu since June 1994, and plans are in the
 works at the dealership to recognize his historic sale with a dealership
 celebration.
     "This sale undoubtedly indicates that the American motorists are seeking
 something slightly different in an SUV," said Duke Hale, Senior Vice
 President, COO, SUV.  "This stylish crossover vehicle provides the right
 combination of on- and off-road performance in complete luxury.  Customers
 like the Agras, who have seen and driven it, have focused on its excellent
 price, ample engine power and smooth, comfortable ride," he concluded.
     Since its introduction last November, awards and admiration have followed
 the Axiom.  Most notably, Axiom was credited with the "Eyes on Design" award
 for production SUVs given at the 2001 North American International Auto Show
 in Detroit.  The prestigious award honors exceptional vision in automotive
 design and recognizes forward-thinking Isuzu.
 
     American Isuzu Motors Inc. is the U.S. distributor of Isuzu sport utility
 vehicles, commercial vehicles and diesel engines.  For more information call
 (800) 662-2464 or point your browser to www.isuzu.com on the worldwide web.
 
 SOURCE  American Isuzu Motors Inc.