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  • 2012 Ford Ranger XLT Auto

    2012 FORD RANGER REVIEW What’s hot: Bigger, stronger, quieter, car-like refinement with big ute payload What’s not: Wheel that only adjusts for rake (not reach), more expensive than...

     

    POSTED MON, 26 SEP, 2011

     
  • 2012 Toyota HiLux 4x4 Double Cab SR Diesel

    2012 TOYOTA HILUX REVIEW What’s hot: Better looks, better pricing, proven winning package. What’s not: New style not overly obvious; diesel noise when working hard. X-Factor: Unassail...

     

    POSTED FRI, 9 SEP, 2011

     
  • 2012 Toyota HiLux On Sale In Australia

    2012 TOYOTA HILUX Toyota has announced the release of the updated-for-2012 HiLux range, following its unveiling at the Australian International Motor Show in July. For 2012, the HiLux gets a n...

     

    POSTED MON, 5 SEP, 2011

     
  • 2012 Ford Ranger Pricing Announced For Australia Ahead Of October Launch

    2012 FORD RANGER Ford has announced Australian pricing and specifications for the upcoming 2012 Ranger line-up, ahead of its October launch. The new Ranger will be offered in Single, Super and...

     

    POSTED MON, 5 SEP, 2011

     
  • Isuzu D-Max LE III Announced, 300 Only

    Isuzu has announced a new Limited Edition III model in its D-Max range, one year on from the Limited Edition II and just four months since the release of the short-run D-Max X-Runner. Based on the...

     

    POSTED THU, 25 AUG, 2011

     
  • 2012 Holden Colorado Crew Cab Previewed With Chev Rally Concept

    2012 HOLDEN COLORADO General Motors has unveiled a new crew-cab concept in its lead-up to the unveiling of the 2012 Holden Colorado, shown here in Chevrolet concept form. Dubbed the Double-Cab...

     

    POSTED FRI, 17 JUN, 2011

     
  • Volkswagen Amarok 2WD

    Vehicle Style: Dual-cab utility Price: $33,990 Fuel Economy (claimed): 7.7 l/100km Fuel Economy (tested): 8.9 l/100km OVERVIEW The Amarok is Volkswagen’s gutsy first foray into t...

     

    POSTED WED, 15 JUN, 2011

     
  • 2011 Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Van TDI250

    Vehicle Style: Light commercial van Price: $29,650 Fuel Economy (claimed): 5.8 l/100km Fuel Economy (tested): 8.2 l/100km OVERVIEW Freshly updated, the new 2011 VW Caddy van range spor...

     

    POSTED TUE, 7 JUN, 2011

     
  • 2011 Great Wall V240 4X4

    2011 GREAT WALL V240 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Dual-cab Ute Price: $25,990 Fuel Economy (claimed): 10.7l/100km (combined cycle) Fuel Economy (tested): 14.4l/100km (urban only) OVERVIEW...

     

    POSTED WED, 25 MAY, 2011

     
  • 2012 Mazda BT-50: Comfort And Cargo Details

    With its all-new BT-50 set for release later this year, Mazda has revealed new details of its blue-singlet workhorse. This time, it's all about space: inside and out. In Dual-Cab for...

     

    POSTED WED, 27 APR, 2011

     
  • 2011 Hyundai iMax And iLoad Gain Safety And Convenience Upgrades

    Hyundai's big iMax people mover and iLoad commercial van have come in for an upgrade, gaining new safety and convenience features for 2011. For both models, Hyundai has added Bluetooth connect...

     

    POSTED FRI, 15 APR, 2011

     
  • Isuzu D-Max X-Runner Limited Edition On Sale

    A new limited-edition Isuzu D-Max is upon us, this time in the form of the 2011 D-Max X-Runner. Limited to just 210 units, the X-Runner brings $5000 worth of additional features to the table, incl...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 APR, 2011

     
  • 2012 Mazda BT-50 Engine Details Revealed

    Mazda Australia has revealed new details for its upcoming 2012 BT-50, this time offering a look at which engines will power the new utility. Headlining the range will be a 3.2 litre five-cylinder...

     

    POSTED TUE, 29 MAR, 2011

     
  • 2011 Mitsubishi Triton Club Cab

    2011 MITSUBISHI TRITON CLUB CAB Vehicle Style: Club Cab 4x4 Ute Price: $38,990 The 2011 Mitsubishi Triton Club Cab is available in two variants, Pick Up and Cab Chassis, both based on the 4x...

     

    POSTED MON, 28 MAR, 2011

     
  • 2012 Holden Colorado Revealed In Chevrolet Concept Form

    2012 HOLDEN COLORADO Holden's challenger to the upcoming 2012 Ford Ranger has been revealed in pre-production concept form this week as the Chevrolet Colorado Concept. Scheduled to ma...

     

    POSTED TUE, 22 MAR, 2011

     
  • 2012 Ford Ranger Wildtrak Revealed Further In New Video

    Ford has begun to ramp up exposure on its upcoming 2012 Ranger line-up, releasing a new video today to build anticipation for the top-shelf Wildtrak variant. The release of this new promotion...

     

    POSTED FRI, 18 MAR, 2011

     
  • Holden Colorado 4x2 LX Crew Cab

    2011 HOLDEN COLORADO REVIEW Vehicle Style: Dual-cab utility Price: $33,990   OVERVIEW Holden's Colorado may be near the end of its life-cycle, but with the factory-fitted LPG...

     

    POSTED THU, 17 MAR, 2011

     
  • 2012 Mazda BT-50 Hits The Dyno: Video

    With Mazda's Australian-developed 2012 BT-50 drawing closer to its market debut, the Japanese carmaker has released a video showing the new model under test. In this latest clip, the...

     

    POSTED WED, 16 MAR, 2011

     
  • 2012 Ford Ranger Wildtrak: Geneva Motor Show

    2012 FORD RANGER WILDTRAK Ford has pulled back the sheets on the flagship model in its all-new Australian-developed Ranger line-up in Geneva today, with the unveiling of the 2012 Ford Ranger Wildt...

     

    POSTED TUE, 1 MAR, 2011

     
  • Volkswagen Amarok Highline

    VOLKSWAGEN AMAROK REVIEW Vehicle Style: Twin-Cab 4X4 Ute Price: $52,990 (plus on-roads) Engine: 2.0 litre DOHC turbo-diesel inline four Outputs: 120kW @ 4000rpm / 400Nm @ 1500rpm Tran...

     

    POSTED WED, 23 FEB, 2011

     
 

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