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2012 Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series On Sale In Australia

2012 toyota landcruiser toyota's updated-for-2012 landcruiser 200 is now on sale in australia, bringing styling tweaks, new features and a new petrol v8 engine. revealed in 2009, the landc...

POSTED FRI, 9 MAR, 2012

2012 Nissan Navara First Drive

2012 nissan navara first drive review the 4x4 dual cab ute market is on the boil, growing at a steady three percent per year, year on year, and it’s not looking like letting up. and, wit...

POSTED FRI, 17 FEB, 2012

2012 Holden Colorado Revealed And Detailed Ahead Of Mid-year Launch

the upcoming 2012 colorado pickup has been revealed in holden trim today, following its unveiling in chevrolet form last year. set for a mid-year sales debut, the new holden colorado will be offer...

POSTED FRI, 17 FEB, 2012

2012 Ford Transit: New Diesel Engine For Australia

ford australia has announced an upgrade to its transit range, which gains more power and lower fuel consumption for the new model year. the upgrade also means the green econetic variant has been cance...

POSTED MON, 28 NOV, 2011

2011 Nissan Navara D40 ST-X 550

nissan navara review vehicle style: 4x4 dual-cab ute price: $60,990, $64,990 (with optional premium option pack) fuel economy (claimed): 9.5 l/100km fuel economy (tested):  11.3 l/100km...

POSTED MON, 28 NOV, 2011

2011 Suzuki APV

2011 suzuki apv review vehicle style: light commercial van price: $18,990 (plus on-road costs) fuel economy (claimed): 5.9 l/100km fuel economy (tested): 7.4 l/100km overview it ma...

POSTED MON, 14 NOV, 2011

2012 Mazda BT-50 XTR Launch

2012 mazda bt-50 xtr manual review what's hot: effortless 3.2 diesel, great tow-vehicle, sharply priced what's not: unsettled front-end on road, polarising style x-factor: car-like int...

POSTED THU, 20 OCT, 2011

2012 Mazda BT-50 Range Launched In Australia

update: dual cab and freestyle cab pricing added. mazda has launched the all-new bt-50 range in australia, which brings new sheetmetal, a car-like interior and two new diesel powertrains. the...

POSTED WED, 19 OCT, 2011

2012 Isuzu D-Max Revealed Ahead Of Australian Debut

2012 isuzu d-max isuzu's all-new 2012 d-max pickup has made its international debut in thailand this week, ahead of its australian launch next year. the reveal of the new d-max follows the...

POSTED FRI, 7 OCT, 2011

2012 Ford Ranger Detailed Ahead Of October Debut

2012 px ford ranger ford's all-new 'px' 2012 ranger will hit australian showrooms next month - but is it good enough to dent sales of the market-leading hilux? to find out, click...

POSTED MON, 26 SEP, 2011

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