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2018 Nissan Patrol Ti-L Review

Nissan Patrol is an Aussie favourite… or was, but outsiders conspired to make Nissan drop its diesel Patrol because they don’t like diesels in the US or Arab states. OK for them because petrol there […]

2018 Nissan Patrol Ti-L
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2018 Nissan Patrol Ti-L Review

Along with the Toyota LandCruiser, the Nissan Patrol has been a staple of Australian serious off-roading enthusiasts. Both are some of the largest proper 4WDs on market – in a category of their own. This […]

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2019 Toyota HiLux Rugged Review

Toyota’s marketing machine swung into action last year and came up with a trio of high-end Hilux utes based on dealer intel’ on the most popular accessories fitted by Hilux buyers. Based on this, they […]

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2018 Toyota Hilux SR5 Review

When Toyota released the eighth-generation HiLux they made it stronger. Everything has been strengthened, including a thicker frame, stiffer body, new high-torque turbo-diesel engines, advanced six-speed transmissions, beefed-up suspension and brakes, and expanded off-road ability. [...]

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