It’s finally here; the Land Rover Defender 2020 in all its glory! Since 1948, the Defender and its predecessors have been common sights on farms and worksites across the UK and the Midlands-based company has just showcased the all-new generation. Land Rover Defender 2020 key points: Made in Nitra, Slovakia Monocoque, rather than body-on-frame Three […]

Read more

The Jeep Gladiator made its global debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show in November and is set to hit the market in 2020. Previously called the Scrambler, the eagerly-anticipated pickup truck from Jeep has been many years in the making, but its not yet confirmed whether the new vehicle will come to the UK. […]

Read more

The updated Mitsubishi L200 2019 arrived into the UK this month and we were among the first to drive it at the launch event at Silverstone. With a radical new design, a downsized 2.3-litre engine and a wide range of new technology, does the new L200 have what it takes the retain the number two […]

Read more

MG is entering the one-tonne, 4×4 pickup for the very first time with the peculiarly named ‘Extender’. The MG Extender is based on the LDV T70 pickup but is built at different factory at Laem Chabang in Thailand. Background Ahhh where to begin with this one? MG needs no introduction for petrolheads; a historic British […]

Read more

For models registered in the first half of 2019 (1st of January 2019 to 30th June 2019) Make/Model H1 2019 H1 2018 Diff. Ford Ranger 8,561 7,930 8.0% Mitsubishi L200 6,162 5,244 17.5% Nissan Navara 4,262 4,852 -12.2% Toyota Hilux 3,277 3,685 -11.1% Isuzu D-Max 2,290 2,428 -5.7% Volkswagen Amarok 1,980 1,929 2.6% Mercedes-Benz X-Class […]

Read more

At a time when it seems Mercedes-Benz and Fiat are withdrawing from the pickup truck sector, Kia-Hyundai – the world’s fourth largest automotive manufacturer – is reportedly in the early development stage for its own one-tonne pickup to rival the Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux. Hyundai’s preview of a half-tonne pickup in 2017, the Santa […]

Read more

The Ford Ranger 2019 has now arrived into UK showrooms, promising more power, fuel economy, better refinement and more safety systems. Ford has also ditched the 2.2 and 3.2-litre engines, replacing with a range of 2.0-litre EcoBlue engine and we get exclusive access to test them ahead of the launch. Background The current generation, the […]

Read more

Buying a new pickup truck is set to become a much harder choice from 2019, with a whole host of new vehicles joining the UK market in 2019 and 2020. In this article, we look at the new pickups that are set to hit UK showrooms in the coming years.  SsangYong kicks us off with […]

Read more

The first glimpses of the 2022 Ford Ranger have supposedly been leaked by Australian car magazine, Wheels. The Ford Ranger 2022 is currently being developed by Ford of Australia and will also be sold as a Volkswagen Amarok. Background The current-generation Ford Ranger, known as the T6, was the first Ranger to be developed by […]

Read more

The updated Nissan Navara 2019 will be arriving into UK dealerships in time for September 2019 registrations, the company has announced. The update mainly centres around safety and technology with virtually no visual alternations, and prices will increase around £1,500. Background The current-generation Navara, codenamed the D23, is the third incarnation and was launched in […]

Read more