Isuzu Motors Ltd. will spend 10 billion yen ($US94.23 million) by 2007 to boost its output capacity of pickup trucks in Thailand to keep pace with brisk sales, Reuters reported.

Isuzu, the most popular pickup brand in Thailand, will initially spend 4 billion yen to expand capacity, including for related parts such as engines and transmissions, the report said.

By 2007, its output capacity in Thailand would rise 76% to 300,000 units a year, with 50,000 slated for export, Reuters added.

Isuzu sold 150,000 vehicles in Thailand, mostly in the pickup segment, the news agency noted.