Pricing has to be a big part of the LDV T60’s appeal. The base-spec T60 Pro, the manual, is $30,516 (drive away); the Pro automatic is $32,621 (drive away). ABN holders will pay $28,990 (for the Pro manual) and $30,990 (Pro auto).

Standard features include cloth seats, a 10-inch colour touchscreen with Android and Apple CarPlay, automatic height-adjusting headlights, 4WD with high and low range, 17-inch alloys with a full-sized spare, side steps, and roof rails.

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All MY2018 LDV T60s get a 2.8-litre common-rail turbo-diesel engine, producing 110kW@3400rpm and 360Nm@1600rpm-2800rpm with a choice of manual or automatic transmission – both six-speed.

It has a five-star ANCAP rating and includes a raft of passive and active safety tech across the range. It has two ISOFIX points and two top-tether points.