There's a lot more to the updated 2019 Mitsubishi Triton ute than just a new look.

The brand has added safety features, improved the comfort and convenience levels across the board, and made more changes than meet the eye.

The bad news? Prices are up on most models - and the increases are greatest on the models people buy most: dual cab 4x4 models. Fuel use has gone up, too.

So, can the updated Triton justify its higher asking price in the tough-fought ute segment dominated by its main rivals, the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger? We'll get to that, but let's take a look at the redesign in a bit more detail.