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RAC Picks Isuzu D-Max Pickup for Heavy Duty Patrols

The RAC is rolling out an updated version of its Isuzu D-Max Heavy Duty Patrol Van, designed to cope with the increasing numbers of larger vehicles needing rescue.

Ineos and Hyundai Partner To Create First Hydrogen-Powered Pickup

The Ineos Grenadier pickup and 4×4 could be powered by hydrogen thanks to an agreement with Hyundai.

New Ford Ranger Chassis Cab Is Ready for Conversion

Ford is introducing a Ranger chassis cab variant, providing customers with the ability to easily create bespoke vehicles based on Europe’s best-selling pickup truck.

Isuzu D-Max up for Grabs in FMB Master Builder Awards

The Federation of Master Builders has launched its fifteenth Master Builder Awards, with the overall winner taking away the keys to a new Isuzu D-Max pickup.

Custom-Made Bridgestone All-Terrain Tyre Provides Grip for Ineos Grenadier

The rugged Ineos Grenadier is due to arrive in early 2022, and it’ll be wearing the Bridgestone Dueler A/T 001 tyre as its standard fitment.

New Isuzu D-Max Pickup Delayed

The arrival of the new Isuzu D-Max has been delayed with most customers unlikely to receive their new pickup until the end of spring – or beyond.

Rezvani Hercules 6×6 Is an Unstoppable Monster Pickup Truck for the Road

When a Ford Ranger Raptor just won’t cut it, there’s always the Rezvani Hercules 6×6, a 1,300hp, six-wheel drive, extreme pickup truck.

Ford E-Transit Electric Van Promises 217-Mile Range

The E-Transit, an all-electric version of the Ford Transit van, has been revealed, featuring improved vehicle technology and a 217-mile electric range.

Turning Cars To Concepts: Five Luxury Models Reimagined as a Pickup

There’s not a huge amount of innovation in pickup truck design but what happens if you take luxury road cars and turn them into something more rugged?

Pickup and 4×4 Reviews

First Drive: Ford Transit Custom Trail Review

Sometimes a pickup truck just isn’t enough, even after adding a hard top canopy, which is where the Ford Transit Custom Trail comes in.

Tested: Chipex Ultra-High Performance Aquaphobic Screen Wash

A clear windscreen is one of the basics of safe motoring. This Chipex Aquaphobic screen wash additive adds rain repellent for clear glass in all conditions.

First Drive: Land Rover Defender Review

We’re some time from the Land Rover Defender Hard Top arriving, but we took an early drive of the new 4×4 in passenger car form to see what we can expect.

Driven: Volkswagen Amarok V6 Aventura Black Edition Review

When Volkswagen turned up to the pickup party with its Amarok V6, it was clear that some serious effort had gone into making sure it ticked boxes for both professional and lifestyle users.

Driven: Toyota Hilux Extra Cab Review

Is a more utilitarian truck a better choice than a double cab pickup? We take a look at the Toyota Hilux extra cab to see if less is more.

Driven: Mercedes-Benz X-Class X350d V6 Review

The Mercedes badge and V6 power weren’t enough to save the X-Class from the axe; we review it one last time to see if it’s worth a second look.

Driven: Toyota Land Cruiser Commercial LWB

Pickup trucks dominate the market but, sometimes, what you need is a van that can go anywhere which is where Toyota’s Land Cruiser Commercial comes in.

Reviewed: Nextbase 322GW Dash Cam

There’s a dashcam for every pocket, but the Nextbase 322GW Dash Cam straddles the middle of the market. Does it strike the right balance?

On the Rocks: Nissan Navara Tackles Extreme Iceland

Our guide in Iceland describes the volcano that caused chaos for air traffic across Europe back in 2010 as “quite small” adding that it’s ready to erupt. The revised Nissan Navara needs to be tough…


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