Nissan has announced its much-needed restructuring plan, Nissan Next, and inadvertently revealed the first images of the next-gen Navara at the same time.

Few pickup trucks do tough like the Toyota Hilux, but the current model is far from the most powerful model on the market, so Toyota is addressing that by installing a larger, 2.8-litre turbo diesel engine in this year’s updated model.

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.