2018 Toyota Hilux SR5 Review

June 20, 2018 Rob Fraser

We had the opportunity to drive an unusual Hilux last week – the Toyota Hilux SR5 with a six-speed manual transmission. That isn’t a very common variant. Usually at that specification level the overwhelming numbers […]

2018 Toyota HiLux Rugged X Review

April 20, 2018 Joel Helmes

Aussies are in love with beefed-up dual-cab 4×4 utes and now the Toyota HiLux has added three new highly-specified variants to its range. Launched this week in South Australia, the new vehicles include the HiLux […]

2018 Toyota Hilux SR5 Review

February 15, 2018 Rob Fraser

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. […]

2018 Toyota HiLux TRD Review

January 16, 2018 Joel Helmes

Aussies love dual-cab utes and they particularly like the ‘souped-up’ varieties that just about every manufacturer brings to the market. One of the latest additions to the mix is this TRD-enhanced version of the Toyota […]

2018 RAM Trucks 1500 Review

June 13, 2018 Rob Fraser

Ram Trucks 1500 joins amongst the growth is the segment of the more luxurious end such as the Holden Colorado Z71, Ford Ranger Wild Trak, and Toyota Hilux Rouge etc. Add to these other high end offerings such as the Silverado, Ford […]

2018 Nissan Navara ST Review

May 18, 2018 Joel Helmes

The Nissan Navara, now with a rejigged rear suspension tune, is a must-drive vehicle if a dual-cab pick-up is on your shopping list. It’s up there with the best when it comes to on-road manners, […]

2018 Toyota LC Prado GX Review

May 11, 2018 Rob Fraser

The Toyota Prado in some ways has always been an underrated 4WD.  Often dubbed a soccer mums taxi, the Prado has always had excellent off road ability. It’s just that many owners never explored those […]

2018 Toyota Fortuner Crusade Review

April 4, 2018 Rob Fraser

Ute based wagon variants have become very popular lately. The 2018 Toyota Fortuner Crusade is based on the Hilux chassis, with heavy modifications to make it more car like for family buyers with genuine 4WD […]

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