Isuzu Trucks Can Do Wheelies (Results May Vary)

Back in the day, Isuzu wasn’t shy about doing outlandishly extreme commercials for its sometimes mundane products.  This reaches a zenith with these commercials for the mid 80s Forward truck.  More after the jump.

And here’s something a little different….

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8 Responses to Isuzu Trucks Can Do Wheelies (Results May Vary)

  1. Komeko said:

    The last one says “Tiger”. It does not appear to be an Isuzu. The smallest Isuzu would be the Elf (N Series in the US?), which would be bigger than a kei class truck. Unless that is a flat bed on the back of an older model Como van.

  2. J.Ramirez (zetozeto99) said:

    Haha… I should upload the vid I have on my phone where I got stuck in snow and ice with the company’s Isuzu truck.

  3. Neil said:

    Actually, that last video actually features a Suzuki Carry Kei Truck

  4. Kev said:

    ^ yes that’s why we said it’s “different” :)

  5. Pablo said:

    Now that is classic!! Different!!!!

  6. Ben said:

    I love the freeze shot of the 2nd video!

  7. Mike said:

    Regarding the first vid, how is that possible? Surely some Hollywood style visual trickery was employed, no?

  8. justin said:

    well I don’t know about visual trickery, I think I’d just load up the rearmost 6 foot of the truck floor with about 10 tons of iron weights, very tightly strapped down. Then it’d pop a wheelie with just a sniff of torque.