LDV T60 News
China beats Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger to first electric ute: New LDV T60 EV dual-cab to launch early next year
Chinese ute brand LDV is poised to beat the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger in the electric ute race, with news the first EV dual cab will be launching in New Zealand in 2021, with the company's ...Read more
Meet China's toughest ute yet! New LDV Maxus Pick-Up ready to monster Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux
China is preparing its most aggressive attack on the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger to date, with SAIC revealing a LDV/Maxus Pick-Up Concept that debuts a tough new design language expected to inspire ...Read more
The new battle for dual-cab dominance: From the Ford Ranger to the Toyota GR HiLux, the LDV T70 to the Volkswagen Amarok, here's what you need to know about tomorrow's utes
It's already been a boom year for new utes, with fresh metal set to come thick and fast between now and the end of the year. Read more
The most advanced Chinese utes ever are coming: How Great Wall and LDV have the new Toyota HiLux in their sights
The battle to win your hard-earned ute dollar will only intensify this year, with as many as six new dual-cabs all set to arrive in Australia before the end of the year. Read more
2020 new car sales: MG, Great Wall and others bucking the downward trend
Earlier today we brought you the bad news, but there are some positives to be gleamed from the gloomy market outlook.As we discussed in our earlier analysis, 2020 has been a difficult year for the ...Read more
LDV T60 Trailrider 2020 detailed! New turbo-diesel engine and local tuning for Great Wall Cannon and Isuzu D-Max rival
The LDV T60 Trailrider 2 has been detailed for Australia, with a new turbodiesel engine and more refinement headlining the changes for the Chinese brand's workhorse. The biggest change occurs ...Read more
Should brands like Jeep be worried about the rise of Chinese carmakers Haval and LDV?
That headline isn't meant to be a jibe at the American off-road brand. Read more
How new ANCAP safety standards could influence the way new dual-cab utes look
Despite all the latest technology, the dual-cab utes that scored five safety stars late last year, might only be a three- or four-star performer if it was tested today.While new driver-assistance ...Read more
New dual-cab utes 2020 compared: How safe are 4x2 and 4x4 mid-size pick-ups?
Nissan gave its Navara ute an update last week, but crucially it was missing the overdue addition of autonomous emergency braking (AEB) and other crucial advanced-driver assist systems, which got us ...Read more
The year of the Chinese ute! These three cut-price dual-cabs are coming for your Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux
Carving out success in our ute market isn't easy, but the rewards can be massive, with more than 200,000 dual-cabs sold here in 2019 alone. Read more
LDV T60 2020 to get V6 power!
The LDV T60 2020 model range is set to expand to include a new V6 turbo-diesel engine as well as the adoption of a smaller four-cylinder with better power outputs than the current one.The new LDV T60 ...Read more
New LDV T60 Mega Tub 2020 confirmed for Australia: Long-wheelbase, big tub ute here to take Toyota HiLux sales!
The LDV T60 Mega Tub has been confirmed for Australia, with the new mid-spec dual-cab ute adding a longer wheelbase and a class-leading tub to appeal to customers who need extra space in the back. Read more
LDV T60 2020 ute sees major changes in its bid to fight against the Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux
A range-wide update has seen the Walkinshaw-tuned suspension of the LDV T60 Trailrider applied to all models in the line-up. Read more
Could an LDV T60 extra cab ute be on the way?
Though MG’s Extender ute was revealed over the weekend in extra cab form, sister-brand LDV has no plans to incorporate the body style in its related T60 pick-up line-up. ...Read more
Are Chinese car brands hitting the mainstream?
Australia’s new-car market might be struggling in 2019, dropping 7.7 per cent of volume after seven months of trading compared to the same period last year, but Chinese automotive brands ...Read more
Ford Ranger vs Toyota HiLux: Blue Oval 4x4 ute sales outpacing Aussie favourite
Ford’s Ranger ute has stolen the lead in the 4x4 pick-up segment from the evergreen Toyota HiLux, edging ahead in year-to-date sales by just 75 units. ...Read more
China's fight for dual-cab dominance: LDV T60 Trailrider scores local suspension tune to rival Ranger, HiLux
The LDV T60 Trailrider has been launched with a bespoke suspension tune designed for local conditions, with the Chinese firm partnering with the Walkinshaw Automotive Group in Victoria to fine-tune ...Read more
LDV T60 Cab Chassis 2018 pricing and specs
The LDV T60 ute range has seen the addition of a new entry-level single-cab model which sees the entry price of the Chinese-made light commercial drop to a new level. Read more
Honda CR-V, LDV T60, Haval H2 awarded five ANCAP stars
The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has this week handed down five-star crash safety ratings to the Honda CR-V, LDV T60 and Haval H2. Read more
LDV T60 2017 accessory range revealed
Hot on the heels of the recent Aussie launch of its new T60 dual-cab ute, LDV Automotive has launched a range of accessories to give the ute even more bush cred. Read more