The Mercedes-Benz X-Class and Volkswagen Amarok are the pickups that sit at the premium end of the market. With prices starting at £27,310 and £25,600 (plus VAT) respectively, they’re far more expensive than the other vehicles in the segment – but which vehicle should you put your money towards? Exterior styling At 1,954mm wide (2,228mm […]

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Mercedes-Benz is quenching the power thirst in the pickup sector by introducing the 3.0-litre V6 to the X-Class. The Mercedes-Benz X-Class X350D V6 is the most powerful pickup on the market, producing a monstrous 254bhp and 550Nm, and we put it to the test on and off the road in the forests of central Slovenia. […]

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Aftermarket tuning company Brabus has finally got its mitts on Merc’s latest model, the X-Class. The ‘D4 PowerXtra performance upgrade’ offers more power, spec and bigger wheels than the standard X-Class, which has transformed the X-Class into a true Chelsea Tractor (if it wasn’t one already!). Exterior styling After the distinctive ‘Brabus’ logo on the […]

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The Mercedes-Benz X-Class is the forthcoming pickup truck from Daimler, which will share the same chassis as the Nissan Navara and Renault Alaskan. The Mercedes-Benz X-Class will plug a huge gap in Daimler’s portfolio, which is the world’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturer, and will compete with the Volkswagen Amarok and Ford Ranger at the premium […]

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Mercedes-Benz has given the world the first glimpse of their latest addition to the commercial vehicle line-up with the Concept X-Class pickup. With a market launch in late 2017 they intend to sell the pickup in the key markets Europe, Latin America, South Africa, and Australia. Initial indications show a two design variants and it will certainly sit […]

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