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 all-new SsangYong Musso was arguably last year’s biggest event in the […]

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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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Due to arrive in the UK in around September 2019, the Ford Ranger Raptor is the first ever factory-built extreme off-road pickup to be offered in Europe. We put it to the test on the rocky coastal tracks, sand dunes and beaches of Morocco’s wild Atlantic coastline.  The Ford Ranger Raptor set hearts pumping around […]

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This year, Professional Pickup & 4×4 magazine attended ‘Auto Shanghai’ – one of the world’s largest automotive shows – for the first time. China is the world’s largest automotive market, with 23 million registrations in 2018, and pickup trucks – like here – is one of the fastest growing segments. As China’s middle class has […]

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Following its 34% acquisition of Mitsubishi Motor Corporation in 2017, Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn stated that the next-generation Navara and L200 will be based on the same platform. At the launch of the facelifted L200 in Thailand, Mitsubishi said it would likely be playing the lead role in the development. Background Mitsubishi had been struggling […]

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Great Wall Motors is the latest manufacturer to showcase an electric pickup truck, with the Steed-replacement making its debut at Auto Shanghai this month. The electric pickup is expected to have a 310-mile range (500km) and is likely to hit its home market of China in 2020. History Great Wall had a very short spell […]

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The SsangYong Musso long wheelbase LWB will be arriving in UK dealerships at the end of 2019, Professional Pickup can EXCLUSIVELY REVEAL. The new model variant is 310mm longer than the current version and has longest load bed of any double-cab pickup. Also read: Longest Double-Cab Pickup Load Beds Since going on sale in 2018, […]

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The Tesla pickup truck is the upcoming electric pickup truck that Elon Musk has been promising since almost the creation of his company. The vehicle is scheduled for release in late 2019, and is expected to have a 500 mile range and towing capacity of five tonnes. Background Tesla CEO Elon Musk first mentioned that […]

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Over the past two years, there has been a few rumblings about electric pickup trucks from Bollinger to Tesla, but it’s another American firm – Michigan-based Rivian – that is the latest to join the fold. The Rivian R1T pickup is scheduled to hit the market in 2020 and promises a 400-mile range and a […]

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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 […]

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