American Isuzu Motors Inc. unveils its new direct injection (DI) gasoline engine, along with a new 5-passenger Ascender SUV, at the New York Auto Show. The 3.5L DI engine will be standard on the ’04 Axiom SUV and optional on the ’04 Rodeo. The engine uses less gas in both city and highway driving conditions, while generating more torque and horsepower, says Isuzu. Not only will Isuzu be the only auto maker offering a DI gasoline engine in a U.S.-market truck, it will be the only one to ...

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