The Volkswagen Amarok is the only pickup able to take a Euro pallet between the wheel arches, but what are the trucks other dimensions?

Pickup towing limits of 3.5-tonnes are rapidly becoming the industry standard but how do they achieve this capacity and will you be legal towing the full amount with a few pals on board? Not always…

There have been various Volkswagen Amarok DPF problems reported to us by readers over the past couple of years, and we encountered this for ourselves during a long-term test of our own VW Amarok.

Which is the best pickup truck of 2019? It’s not that easy to tell, as determining which is the best pickup truck for you, your business and your family largely depends on what attributes you value most.

For a select few extreme operators, the 4×4 configuration just isn’t enough. Around the world, there are a handful of companies that specialise in giving 4x4s an extra axle and the results are pretty impressive. Take a look at our list of the Top 10 Best 6×6 Commercial Conversions. 10Continue Reading

Most fuel efficient pickup truck

Pickup trucks have become increasingly fuel efficient over recent years, thanks to smaller engines and advancements in technology. With pickup trucks, on average, covering larger distances than passenger cars, many buyers are asking which pickup trucks are the most fuel efficient. In this article, we list the most economical pickupContinue Reading

Most powerful pickup truck

The power of pickup trucks in Europe may not compare to that of their counterparts in the US, but there has been a shift over recent years for gutsier engines. For many years the Ford Ranger was the most powerful pickup, but it has since been overtaken by two newcomersContinue Reading

Unlike the car industry where the volumes are a lot higher, pickup truck manufacturers often have to collaborate with other manufacturers to fund the huge R&D costs associated with developing a new vehicle. In this article, we look back at some of the more interesting fruits of these collaborations: 12Continue Reading

Payload is a huge issue for pickup truck operators; with the DVSA (Driver and Vehicle Standards’ Agency) increasingly cracking down on overloading. While all of the major players meet the 1,045kg threshold required for VAT reclamation, the difference between the highest and lowest pickup truck payloads spans almost 200kg. ThisContinue Reading

There are a growing number of pickup trucks to choose from on the market, but practicality is often limited due to the smaller load bed. In this article, we compare each of the double cab models currently on the market to determine which pickup truck has the longest load length.Continue Reading