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2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler
2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler

Mercedes-Benz knows that its first-ever dual cab ute, the 2018 X-Class, is very different from anything the company has ...

Jul 21, 2017 (1 month ago)
2017 Great Wall Steed 4x4 Review | Decent For The Dough, But Let Down In The Safety Stakes
2017 Great Wall Steed 4x4 Review | Decent For The Dough, But Let Down In The Safety Stakes

With price as a significant lure, Chinese automaker Great Wall is hoping to entice buyers into its Steed 4x4 ute with a ...

May 19, 2017 (3 months ago)
2017 Isuzu D-Max First Drive Review | New Face, New Engine, Same Rugged Core
2017 Isuzu D-Max First Drive Review | New Face, New Engine, Same Rugged Core

Although the Isuzu D-Max and Holden Colorado may have originally shared a common genesis, now that both have had their r...

Feb 10, 2017 (6 months ago)
2017 Mazda BT-50 XTR 4x4 Dual Cab Review | Workhorse Feel With Family Appeal
2017 Mazda BT-50 XTR 4x4 Dual Cab Review | Workhorse Feel With Family Appeal

When the current generation Mazda BT-50 first debuted in 2011 it stirred controversy for its softer styling, abandoning ...

Feb 9, 2017 (6 months ago)
2017 HSV GTSR W1 Track Preview | Face-To-Face With HSV’s Most Epic Model Yet
2017 HSV GTSR W1 Track Preview | Face-To-Face With HSV’s Most Epic Model Yet

Welcome to the HSV GTSR W1. Set to become the last production car based on the Australian-produced Holden Commodore and ...

Feb 1, 2017 (7 months ago)

NEWS

Volkswagen Adds New Entry-Spec Amarok V6

SAT, 29 JUL, 2017

Volkswagen Australia has lowered the price of entry to its Amarok V6 range, adding a new Sportline variant as the starting point to the b...

Next Great Wall Ute To Go Head-To-Head With Ranger, HiLux

TUE, 25 JUL, 2017

Great Wall Motors, the Chinese automaker best known for its cut-price work utes in Australia, is aiming to turn its reputation around with a next-g...

What’s In A Name? Why X Marks The Spot For Mercedes’ New Ute

SUN, 23 JUL, 2017

For any automobile manufacturer deciding on a model name is nowhere near as simple as it might seem, and choosing the identity of what could become...

Nissan Origins No Challenge For Mercedes-Benz X-Class

FRI, 21 JUL, 2017

The global head of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle division sees no reason for buyers to be fixated on the mainstream origins of its newest produc...

2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class Ute Revealed

WED, 19 JUL, 2017

Mercedes-Benz has revealed the X-Class ute, the German brand’s first dual cab pickup which is perhaps its most controversial m...

American Special Vehicles Introduces Ram 2500 Code Black Edition

TUE, 11 JUL, 2017

Australia’s official Ram Trucks importer, Australian Special Vehicles, has unveiled its first special edition model, the Ram 2500 Code Black.

SuperUtes Unveiled - Ford Ranger And Mitsubishi Triton First On Show

FRI, 7 JUL, 2017

The death of local large-scale new car manufacturing will force the end of the V8 Utes racing series, but a the first two models for a replacement ...

Mercedes-Benz X-Class Teaser Campaign Begins With Dramatic Video

FRI, 7 JUL, 2017

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting your first glimpse of the first Mercedes-Benz dual-cab ute, here it is, shrouded in one of the most...

Dual Cab Ute On Land Rover Australia’s Wish List

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

As European automakers scramble to join the upmarket dual-cab ute market, Land Rover’s Australian managing director has indicated that a prem...

Tiny Tweaks Made To Ford Ranger In Response To Customer Feedback

TUE, 27 JUN, 2017

Ford has announced that its 2017 model year Ranger ute is coming in for a series of minor changes as a result of feedback from customers and dealers.

REVIEWS

2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack

THU, 27 JUL, 2017

The Toyota HiLux range doesn’t have an answer for halo-model utes like the Ford Ranger Wildtrack or Holden Colorado Z71, which have fast beco...

2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler

FRI, 21 JUL, 2017

Mercedes-Benz knows that its first-ever dual cab ute, the 2018 X-Class, is very different from anything the company has done before.

2017 Great Wall Steed 4x4 Review | Decent For The Dough, But Let Down In The Safety Stakes

FRI, 19 MAY, 2017

With price as a significant lure, Chinese automaker Great Wall is hoping to entice buyers into its Steed 4x4 ute with a very attractive $29,990 dri...

2017 Volkswagen Amarok V6 TDI550 Ultimate Review | Big Grunt With A Softer Side

FRI, 10 MAR, 2017

Dual-cab utes are nothing new in Australia.

2017 Isuzu D-Max First Drive Review | New Face, New Engine, Same Rugged Core

FRI, 10 FEB, 2017

Although the Isuzu D-Max and Holden Colorado may have originally shared a common genesis, now that both have had their respective mid-life updates ...

2017 Mazda BT-50 XTR 4x4 Dual Cab Review | Workhorse Feel With Family Appeal

THU, 9 FEB, 2017

When the current generation Mazda BT-50 first debuted in 2011 it stirred controversy for its softer styling, abandoning the boxy looks over every B...

Top Ute War – Ford Ranger v Volkswagen Amarok V6 Comparison Test

TUE, 24 JAN, 2017

Build a sports car and compromises are accepted in order to deliver top dynamics.

2016 Volkswagen Amarok V6 Ultimate REVIEW | Volkswagen's Most Potent Ute

THU, 24 NOV, 2016

German giant goes after Toyota Hilux SR5 and Ford Ranger Wildtrak customers with new V6 turbodiesel offering.

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series REVIEW | 2016 LandCruiser Ute - Upgraded Safety Highlights Updated Country Workhorse

THU, 27 OCT, 2016

Toyota’s new LandCruiser 70 Series has a fine spirit animal in the crocodile.

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