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  • 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

     
  • 2011 Volkswagen Amarok On Sale From March 1

    Volkswagen Australia has today announced pricing and March 1st availability of the 2011 Amarok, the company's first foray into the dedicated pick-up segment. Forming the fourth model series in...

     

    POSTED MON, 21 FEB, 2011

     
  • Isuzu D-Max Farm Mate Announced For Limited Run

    Isuzu Ute Australia has released a limited edition version of its D-Max one-tonne ute, dubbed the D-Max Farm Mate.  The special variant offers savings of around $5000 on the three-seater...

     

    POSTED MON, 17 JAN, 2011

     
  • 2011 Ford Ranger Tows 160 Tonne Steam Train: Video

    The towing stunt is nothing new for manufacturers, but that didn't stop Ford Australia showing the world just what its all-new 2011 Ranger can accomplish. Powered by Ford's 3.2 litre Durat...

     

    POSTED FRI, 7 JAN, 2011

     
  • Dynamic Stability Control Confirmed For 2012 BT-50

    From November next year, all new vehicles sold in Australia will be required by law to feature Electronic Stability Control as a standard feature. Known by myriad names across different manufactur...

     

    POSTED THU, 16 DEC, 2010

     
  • 2011 Mazda BT-50: New Images

    Mazda Australia has released a slew of new images for its upcoming 2011 BT-50 - but with the Japanese carmaker staying quiet on the fine details for the new ute, potential buyers remain no closer to a...

     

    POSTED TUE, 7 DEC, 2010

     
  • Holden Colorado Gets LPG Option For 2011

    Holden has added its dual-fuel LPG Alloytec V6 engine to the Colorado ute line-up, available with both LX and LT-R models in 4x2 Single Cab Chassis and Crew Cab variants. The dual-fuel Alloytec V6...

     

    POSTED TUE, 7 DEC, 2010

     
  • 2010 Mitsubishi MN Triton GLX-R Automatic

    A SMALLER more powerful engine, more room in the tray and the first dual-cab ute sold in Australia with traction and stability control. On paper the MN Triton has what it takes to 'lead the pa...

     

    POSTED WED, 28 APR, 2010

     
  • 2010 MN Triton GLX-R And GL-R Launch

    2010 MN Triton GLX-R And GL-R First Drive Review IT'S GRUNTIER, is considerably more refined, uses less fuel, has a longer and larger cargo tub, and is more comfortable at the wheel than the o...

     

    POSTED MON, 5 OCT, 2009

     
  • 2009 Ford PK Ranger XLT SuperCab

    2009 Ford PK Ranger XLT SuperCab Road Test Review PUT ANYBODY in a modern 4X4 ute, drive them around for a bit, and before long they’ll come out with something like, “Goes alright this...

     

    POSTED WED, 23 SEP, 2009

     
  • TMR Triton Concept

    TMR TRITON CONCEPT ROAD TEST REVIEW THE LAST TIME that we were handed the keys to a concept vehicle and told to “take it away for four days and let us know what you think…” was,...

     

    POSTED TUE, 8 SEP, 2009

     
  • 2009 Nissan D40 Navara Dual-Cab ST-X Diesel

    WHEN THE D40 NAVARA first appeared on the scene four years ago, it was a breath of fresh air for the light commercial sector. With class-leading ride and handling levels, and a diesel that - on pa...

     

    POSTED TUE, 7 JUL, 2009

     
 

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