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 […]

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The Isuzu D-Max Utah Luxe is now available to order from UK dealers, priced from £26,159 plus VAT. In terms of specification, the new model sits in between the Utah and the current top-of-the-range mode, the Blade, and is limited to just 75 models. Isuzu D-Max Utah Luxe specification As the name suggests, the Utah […]

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The Ford Ranger Raptor sets hearts pumping around the world when pictures were finally released earlier this year from the launch in Bangkok, however Ford of Britain was initially hesitant when asked if it was coming to the UK. However, Professional Pickup & 4×4 magazine can finally confirm that the Raptor – which has been […]

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Testing of the next-generation Ford Ranger has been underway over the past 12 months and the new model is due for release in 2019. The Ford Ranger 2019 has been developed in Australia but a slightly modified version will also go on sale in the US. Background The current generation, the T6, hit European dealerships […]

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Only pickup able to tow 3.5t and carry one tonne simultaneously Two wheelbases available, offering class-leading load length of 1.7m Refined 2.2-litre e-XDi220 engine with 181PS and 400Nm Prices start from £19,995 plus VAT Class-leading 7 years, 150,000 mile warranty The launch of the SsangYong Musso 2018 is arguably this year’s biggest event in the […]

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Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company have announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a strategic alliance on light commercial vehicles. Could this mean the Ford Ranger and VW Amarok will one day sit on the same platform? Liam Campbell investigates. VW and Ford specified that their potential alliance “would not involve” […]

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Both commercial and passenger versions of the Mitsubishi Shogun will be discontinued in 2018; news that will come as a bitter blow to its loyal fan base who view it as a tough and durable workhorse. Replacing it is the L200- based Shogun Sport, but is it a worthy successor? Read our comprehensive Mitsubishi Shogun […]

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Introducing the VW Amarok Dark Label, the pickup that wraps all the practicality, comfort and prestige of the standard Amaroks up in vivacious packaging. Limited to just 200 UK customers, the VW Amarok Dark Label is based on the Highline trim-level but features more extensive styling cues. Dark by name, dark by nature With its […]

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Isuzu will be launching the next-generation D-Max in 2020, according to a company official. The current model was launched back in 2011 with a major upgrade in 2017, although the 2020 D-Max will be based on an all-new platform. Isuzu D-Max 2020 announcement The company official, who works out of Isuzu’s Thailand HQ (where the […]

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Ireland’s Harris Group has announced that it will be importing the LDV T60 pickup truck into the UK from 2019. The announcement of the Chinese-built LDV T60 comes less than a year after the brand’s UK relaunch, and shows its commitment to the UK LCV industry. Cab and interior Forget Chinese vehicles of the past […]

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