Utes

2018 Nissan Navara ST-X review

Jun 18, 2018

The 2018 Nissan Navara Series III comes with some impressive updates that are aimed to make the Thailand-built ute a more enjoyable drive. Some models now come with added safety tech, including a 360-degree camera...

2018 Toyota HiLux SR review

May 09, 2018

Toyota Australia announced a string of updates for the HiLux range last September, boosting value for money, while streamlining the lineup. There’s still a whopping 31 different variants on sale, in a multitude of body...

2018 Isuzu D-Max & MU-X review – Australian launch

Apr 20, 2018

Isuzu has announced a raft of updates for its D-Max and MU-X range for the 2018 model year, on the back of staggering growth over the last few years, and following feedback from Australian customers....

2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak review (video)

Oct 23, 2017

It’s arguably the most popular double-cab ute in Australia, the Ford Ranger, if you exclude fleet and government sales. And in top-spec Wildtrak form it is easily one of the most desirable off-road trucks currently...

2017 Nissan Navara ST review (video)

Oct 04, 2017

Nissan’s latest D23 Narava is so good, Mercedes-Benz has slapped its badge on it. Except, unlike the Mercedes version (probably), the Narava is priced competitively, offers genuine heavy-duty capability, and comes backed with decades of heritage...

2017 Toyota HiLux TRD review (video)

Sep 06, 2017

You sneaky, forefronting, tradie-lovin’, load-hauling capitalist. Yes you, Toyota HiLux. You’ve already taken the hearts of thousands of Aussie motorists. Now you come out dressed in irresistible TRD uniform. How many more sales do you...

2017 Mitsubishi Triton GLS Sport Edition review (video)

Jul 20, 2017

All aboard the white and black fashion train, choo… choo! The Mitsubishi Triton is the latest to jump on board, and, admittedly, the trending colour scheme works rather well for the otherwise polarising 2017 Triton...

2017 Holden Commodore SS V Redline Ute review (video)

Jun 15, 2017

The 2017 Holden Commodore SS V Redline Ute is a significant car for many unfortunate reasons. It is the full stop on a story that began 83 years ago with the first ute, and 69...

2017 Isuzu D-Max X-Runner review (video)

Apr 16, 2017

For 2017, Isuzu’s D-Max range has received a facelift and powertrain update to keep it fresh, with a new limited edition X-Runner model added to the lineup to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the company....

2017 Isuzu D-Max & MU-X review – Australian launch

Feb 09, 2017

The Isuzu D-Max and MU-X have come in for a pretty significant update, bringing in an Australia-exclusive engine overhaul, along with introducing more technology and a revised design. Chief among the update, which applies in...

2016 Mitsubishi Triton Exceed review: Off-road test (video)

Dec 22, 2016

Having driven all of the popular 4×4 utes available in Australia, we’re convinced the latest Mitsubishi Triton Exceed is the most off-road-capable package on the new-car market. Don’t believe us? We put together a proper...

2017 Holden Colorado LTZ Space Cab review (video)

Oct 13, 2016

The facelifted 2017 Holden Colorado LTZ aims to maintain a steady market position in the 4×4 ute segment and right some criticisms of the outgoing model. During the course of 2017, the Thai-built workhorse will...

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