Utes and pickups

Hyundai pickup prototype spotted, looks almost finished

Dec 03, 2019

Check out this. It’s the first proper glimpse of Hyundai’s upcoming ute/pickup. A prototype, likely one of the first prototypes, was recently spotted wearing what is believed to be a close-to-production body. The image was...

Tesla Cybertruck unveiled; tri-motor, 800km-plus range

Nov 24, 2019

Tesla has unveiled its new pickup truck, called the Cybertruck. As per usual Tesla products it boasts a number of innovative and clever ideas that are sure to shake the industry, packaged in a thought-provoking...

Hyundai Santa Cruz pickup/ute will be produced in the USA

Nov 15, 2019

Production of the heavily-rumoured and widely reported Hyundai pickup will take place at the company’s Alabama facility, Hyundai has just confirmed. It’s unknown at this stage if it will be offered in Australia. Hyundai Australia...

Tesla pickup truck reveal confirmed for November 21

Nov 07, 2019

Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk has confirmed the new Tesla pickup truck, which he calls the “cybertruck”, will be unveiled on November 21. Specifically, it will be revealed near the SpaceX rocket factory, according to his...

Nissan shows off cool racer concepts at SEMA

Nov 07, 2019

Nissan is showing its tuning spirit, unveiling a quartet of performance concepts at the SEMA show in Las Vegas this week. The lineup includes a race-prepped TT 370Z racer, a Frontier Desert Running pickup truck,...

All-new 2020 Isuzu D-Max revealed; more power, updated platform

Oct 12, 2019

The all-new 2020 Isuzu D-Max has been unveiled in Thailand, debuting a fresh platform. It brings in a range of major technology, safety, and conveniences improvements. Hardware changes also mean the new model is more...

2020 Nissan Navara N-TREK Warrior revealed, developed in Australia

Oct 10, 2019

Nissan Australia has developed an extra-rugged version of the Navara based on the N-TREK, called the N-TREK Warrior. It will go on sale in December this year as the new flagship model. Think of its...

2020 Mitsubishi Triton updates announced for Australia

Oct 04, 2019

Some updates have been announced for one of Australia’s most popular utes. Introducing the 2020 Mitsubishi Triton. Headlining the update is a boost in off-road capability for the mid-range models. Mitsubishi Australia says it has...

2020 Holden Colorado now with 7 years free servicing, limited time

Oct 01, 2019

Holden has announced a segment-shocking seven years free scheduled servicing for the Colorado 4×4 range in Australia, giving customers complete peace of mind in regards to running costs. The offer is for a limited time...

Bollinger B1 SUV, B2 pickup revealed, ready for production

Sep 30, 2019

Remember the Bollinger B1 fully electric rugged SUV? That was just a prototype. Now, the Detroit-based company has revealed the production-ready versions of the B1 SUV and the B2 pickup. These are clearly pitched as...

Suzuki Jimny dual-cab ute envisioned as perfect plucky workhorse

Sep 27, 2019

Consider your mind blown. Imagine if Suzuki made a dual-cab pickup/ute version of the Jimny. Well, so we don’t have to strain our tired little brains, somebody has done the honours of doing the imagining...

Subaru Australia “very interested” in a ute and 7-seat Ascent SUV

Sep 27, 2019

It’s fairly easy to see the current Subaru product lineup in Australia does have a few holes in it. There is no compact SUV or city car, and, perhaps more crucially, there is no seven-seat...