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Citroen Berlingo: Flowers by Fleur weekender

We take a Citroen Berlingo and tiptoe through the tulips with the team from Fleur Florist...

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Renault introduces extended warranty option to LCV range
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Renault introduces extended warranty option to LCV range

Renault Australia has introduced an extended warranty option to its light-commercial vehicle range, allowing customers to stretch their cover to five years. The extended manufacturer warranty can be purchased on top of the standard three-year/200,000km warranty, with prices ranging from $1090 to $2890...


2016 Fiat Scudo to be built by Renault - report
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2016 Fiat Scudo to be built by Renault - report

Renault will reportedly build the successor to the Fiat Scudo light-commercial van from 2016 under a new deal announced late last month. Automotive News Europe reports the mid-sized Fiat van will based on the next-generation Renault Trafic. The duo to be built side-by-side at the French brand’s plant in Sandouville...


2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito revealed
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2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito revealed

The all-new Mercedes-Benz Vito will be larger, more versatile and more efficient than ever when it hits delivery rounds in October. Revealed overnight, the mid-sized Vito is the light-commercial version of the V-Class people-mover that was unveiled in January...


LDV range to expand with people-mover, one-tonne van, buses under Ateco Automotive
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LDV range to expand with people-mover, one-tonne van, buses under Ateco Automotive

The new Australian distributor of Chinese light-commercial vehicle manufacturer LDV plans to introduce a number of new models following the relaunch of the brand later this year. Ateco Automotive, Australia’s largest independent vehicle importer, has taken over responsibility for the importation and distribution of LDV vehicles from White Motor Corporation (WMC), which began selling the LDV V80 van out of 30 dealerships across the country at the beginning of 2013...


Renault to build light-commerical vehicle for Fiat from 2016
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Renault to build light-commerical vehicle for Fiat from 2016

Renault and Fiat have agreed to a partnership that will see the French manufacturer supply the Italian brand with a light-commercial vehicle within two years. In a short statement, Renault confirmed the vehicle would be produced in France from the second quarter of 2016 based on one of its existing platforms...


2015 Ford Ranger spied testing in Victoria
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2015 Ford Ranger spied testing in Victoria

Ford Australia is preparing a facelift for the Ranger ute that will bring its styling into line with the forthcoming Everest SUV. CarAdvice’s spy photographers snapped three prototypes testing in Victoria with plastic cladding disguising their revised front ends...


Ford F-Series to be built in Australia
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Ford F-Series to be built in Australia

Performax International has gained approval to produce the Ford F-Series pick-up in right-hand drive for the Australian market. The Queensland-based importer recently earned Australian Design Rule (ADR) approval for the re-engineered F-Series, meaning the locally produced ute can be road-registered in all states and territories...


Volkswagen Amarok Ultimate: flagship ute enhanced
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Volkswagen Amarok Ultimate: flagship ute enhanced

The Volkswagen Amarok Ultimate ute has been upgraded with added technology and new trim features. Revealed in Hanover, Germany, the enhanced Amarok Ultimate gains bi-xenon headlights, U-shaped LED daytime running lights and a restyled grille with twin horizontal chrome bars...


2015 Nissan Navara revealed
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2015 Nissan Navara revealed

The 2015 Nissan Navara has been officially unveiled in Thailand ahead of its launch into the Australian market early next year. Nissan claims the all-new Navara is the most complete ute it has produced in its 80 years in the global pick-up business, combining its traditional traits of strength and reliability with new levels of comfort, convenience and advanced technologies...


Foton Tunland: Chinese ute relaunched with dual-cab-only range, new sub-$30K 4x4 price
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Foton Tunland: Chinese ute relaunched with dual-cab-only range, new sub-$30K 4x4 price

The Foton Tunland ute has been relaunched under its new Australian distributor with a revised range and a new sub-$30K price tag for the 4x4 variant. The Chinese-built Tunland line-up now comprises just two dual-cab pick-up variants, the $26,990-driveaway 4x2 and the $29,990-driveaway 4x4...


Tata Xenon deals sharpened; 4x4 dual-cab now $23,990 driveaway
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Tata Xenon deals sharpened; 4x4 dual-cab now $23,990 driveaway

Fusion Automotive has taken a knife to Tata Xenon prices again, offering even sharper driveaway deals across its 2013- and 2014-plated stock. The local distributor has cut up to $2000 off the already-discounted prices of selected 2013-plated Xenon utes...


Liberty Electric Cars reveals Deliver electric van
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Liberty Electric Cars reveals Deliver electric van

Liberty Electric Cars believes its Deliver electric van prototype has the potential to revolutionise the light-commercial vehicle market. The Deliver project, co-funded by the European Commission’s Green Vehicles Initiative, started in 2011 with the goal of reducing the environmental impact of LCVs in urban areas by 40 per cent...


2014 Renault Kangoo pricing and specifications : Five-seat Maxi Crew joins small van range
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2014 Renault Kangoo pricing and specifications : Five-seat Maxi Crew joins small van range

The 2014 Renault Kangoo range has been expanded with the addition of the five-seat Maxi Crew variant. Aimed directly at the Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Crew Van, the newly added $27,990 Kangoo Maxi Crew model features three second-row seats, each with three-point seatbelts and headrests...


Volkswagen Amarok Power concept to make noise at 2014 Wörthersee
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Volkswagen Amarok Power concept to make noise at 2014 Wörthersee

The Volkswagen Amarok Power concept will turn up the volume at this week’s Wörthersee festival. The single-cab Amarok Power ute concept is almost identical to the Power Pick-up concept that debuted at last year’s Wörthersee event, though trades the go-kart in the tray of the old version for a 5000-watt sound system and DJ equipment...


Renault Kangoo Z.E. : Electric vans join Australia Post fleet in 12-month trial
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Renault Kangoo Z.E. : Electric vans join Australia Post fleet in 12-month trial

Australia Post will conduct a 12-month trial with the Renault Kangoo Z.E., marking the introduction of the zero-emission electric van to Australia. The trial, first reported by CarAdvice in July 2013, will commence in Melbourne next month with two Kangoo Z.E. Maxi vans and will be bolstered by the addition of another two in Sydney towards the end of the year...


Foton Tunland: Chinese utes recalled over safety compliance issues
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Foton Tunland: Chinese utes recalled over safety compliance issues

The new Australian distributor of the Foton Tunland has discovered two safety issues with the Chinese-built ute that will force all models sold in Australia to be recalled. Ateco Automotive has recalled 318 Tunland utes sold by previous distributor FAA since 2012 after finding their jacks did not comply with the Australian Design Rule requirements for vehicle jacks...


Holden Colorado gets Walkinshaw upgrades
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Holden Colorado gets Walkinshaw upgrades

Walkinshaw Automotive has released two styling and suspension enhancement packages for the Holden Colorado ute. The Walkinshaw Colorado Xtreme High Rider features a ride height raised by 50mm at the front and 15mm at the rear, while the Xtreme Low Rider is lowered by 30mm at the rear...


Hyundai iLoad Review: market stall weekender
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Hyundai iLoad Review: market stall weekender

Armed with a van full of 'stuff', James Ward takes the Hyundai iLoad to the Docklands Sunday Market.

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2014 Toyota HiAce boosts comfort, safety specification
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2014 Toyota HiAce boosts comfort, safety specification

The Toyota HiAce van and light bus range has been upgraded for 2014 with subtle styling tweaks and an expanded list of comfort, convenience and safety features. Reshaped headlights with daytime running lights, a new trapezoidal radiator grille with larger openings and a revised bumper with sharper edges freshen the look of the 2014 HiAce at the front...