HiLux now has a strong Aussie accent

Toyota’s three “halo” HiLux variants due in April this year have a strong Aussie accent due to an extensive development program carried out by the company’s Melbourne-based designers and engineers. Aimed at off-road enthusiasts, the comprehensive upgrades that result in the new HiLux Rugged and Rugged X variants were designed, engineered and validated in Australia […]

LDV T60 Ute goes on sale at a bargain price

The Chinese-made LDV T60 full-size Ute has been added to the burgeoning Ute market. Models will be available in a double cab, with four-wheel drive across the range and the choice six-speed manual or automatic transmission. The initial LDV T60 range is powered by a 2.8 litre 110kW (150hp) turbo diesel engine matched to either […]

It’s the Ute you have always wanted

As you would expect, the Mercedes Benz X-Class will be the most advanced Ute ever offered and even the fact it will be the most expensive will not stop sales outstripping buyer demand. Most effected by the X-Class release will be Toyota, often questioned on whether it really offers a luxury vehicle, and also Volkswagen’s […]