Memo to 'new' Honda Australia: Add these models to beat Kia Seltos, Isuzu D-Max, Toyota Kluger, Hyundai Ioniq 5, Subaru XV Hybrid and Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Globally, Honda is on a massive product offensive after years of worthy but unexciting models – otherworldly Civic Type R apart – that have inevitably slipped behind bolder rivals in ...Read more
You're nicked! Top secret Ford Ranger divvy van confirmed as Victoria Police chooses iconic Australian ute to replace Holden Colorado
Ford Australia has confirmed that Victoria Police have enlisted its popular Ranger ute to replace the discontinued Holden Colorado as its next divisional van Read more
CONFIRMED: Mitsubishi Triton Ralliart to take on the Ford Ranger Raptor and Toyota GR HiLux
Mitsubishi will launch the iconic Ralliart badge, using the performance sub-brand to launch a hardcore Triton that will finally take the fight to vehicles like the Ford Ranger Raptor and Toyota GR ...Read more
HiLux going hybrid? Toyota to launch new diesel-hybrid Fortuner in 2022 - report
Toyota is primed to unveil a diesel-hybrid version of its popular Fortuner SUV in 2022, according to international reports, leading to the obvious question - will the top-selling HiLux follow suit? ...Read more
2023 Ford Ranger Raptor to be more powerful than expected! Larger twin-turbo V6 petrol for Toyota HiLux rival and Volkswagen Amarok twin: report
It’s no secret Ford is busy working on the fourth-generation Ranger ute, but it reportedly has a big surprise up its sleeve for its performance-focused Raptor flagship: a twin-turbo V6 petrol ...Read more
2021 GWM Ute Cannon single-cab off-road edition detailed: Could this short-wheelbase pick-up be Great Wall's answer to the Ranger Raptor?
Great Wall reveals an off-road hero ute with a twist! Read more
The Toyota GR HiLux story finally begins! Beefed-up GR Sport set for October with Nissan Navara Warrior and Ford Ranger FX4 MAX in its sights - reports
Toyota is reportedly preparing a rival for vehicles like the Nissan Navara Warrior and Ford Ranger FX4 MAX, with the HiLux GR Sport set for an October debut, according to local media reports.While ...Read more
2021 GWM Ute Cannon pricing and specs detailed: Great Wall's Toyota HiLux, Ford Ranger and Mitsubishi Triton rival gets higher entry cost
Great Wall Motors (GWM) Australia’s new Cannon 4x4 dual-cab pick-up has moved upmarket ...Read more
Ford Ranger puts in explosive performance to overtake Toyota HiLux in record April 2021 new-car sales
The Australian new-vehicle market registered a positive sales result for the sixth month in a row in April 2021. In fact, its volume was up a staggering 137.2 per cent month-on-month, to a record 92, ...Read more
Volkswagen sets its sights on Ford Ranger Raptor with proper off-road Amarok 580 in the works with Walkinshaw
At the launch of Volkswagen's Amarok W580, a new collaboration with local tuning outfit Walkinshaw, the brand alluded to further projects in the works, including an off-road version of the current ...Read more
Ford strengthens ties with ARB off-road accessories, offering Ranger and Everest components with factory warranty
Ford dealers across Australia will start offering a range of ARB accessories to suit the Ranger pick-up and the related Everest SUV wagon.To come on stream in the second half of this year, the ...Read more
Holden and Ford Australia invented the car-based ute, so why can't we buy the Hyundai Santa Cruz, Ford Maverick, Honda Ridgeline and Fiat Strada that are their spiritual successors?
It should be taught at primary schools as essential Australian cultural history.In the early 1930s, a Victorian farmer wrote to Ford requesting a new type of pick-up - one that could take his wife to ...Read more
Forget the Tesla Cybertruck - Toyota says a new all-electric Land Cruiser 70 Series could be coming to a dealership near you!
Toyota's all-electric LandCruiser 70 Series could find its way into dealers, with the brand's executives flagging the consumer potential of the battery-powered off-roader. Read more
'Why not?' 2024 Nissan Navara hybrid all but confirmed - but will the new Toyota HiLux, Ford Ranger and Isuzu D-Max rival use e-Power?
Nissan’s Navara is inching closer to being electrified, with one of the Japanese brand’s senior executives providing the strongest indication yet that the ute will make its big low- ...Read more
Toyota GR HiLux to be the world's most powerful diesel ute! New 700Nm V6 diesel would deliver total dual-cab dominance
The incoming Toyota GR HiLux could be the world's most powerful diesel ute, with the LandCruiser's V6 diesel generating enough torque to outshine everything from the Ford Ranger Raptor to the Nissan ...Read more
2021 Ford Ranger Raptor X pricing and specs detailed: New performance flagship arrives with returning FX4 grade for Toyota HiLux rival
Ford Australia will add a Raptor X performance flagship to its high-selling Ranger dual-cab pick-up line-up in July, but the new Toyota HiLux rival won’t arrive alone, with the FX4 grade to ...Read more
Toyota's big diesel-hybrid promise: Electrified HiLux and Land Cruiser will be "suitable for the Australian environment"
Diesel-hybrid technology is still very much on the table at Toyota, as the brand fights to reconcile is green-focused future with the popularity of its diesel engines.It means some of the brand's ...Read more
2024 Nissan Navara Nismo chances growing stronger! New performance-focused Toyota GR HiLux and Ford Ranger Raptor V6 rival firming
Nissan Australia is inching closer to adding an eagerly anticipated Nismo performance flagship to its critical Navara ute range, although potential buyers are in for a bit of a wait Read more
Electric car uptake key to Ford's future success in Australia: Incoming EV versions of F-150, Ranger, SUVs, crossovers and cars could catapult the Blue Oval from follower to leader globally
The Ford Motor Company has embarked on its boldest and most exciting new-model blitz in its 118-year history - but will Ford Australia be left behind or strap in and hold on tight?From the game- ...Read more
2021 Nissan Navara Warrior nearly here! Ford Ranger Raptor and Toyota HiLux Rugged X targeted by new Australian-built off-roader
Nissan’s next Ford Ranger Raptor and Toyota HiLux Rugged X rival is coming soon. In fact, we’re now tantalising close to the reveal of the new off-road-focused Navara Warrior 4x4 ute, ...Read more