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2016 Iveco Daily pricing and specifications

The Iveco Daily van and cab-chassis models have been updated for 2016, with extra safety equipment and different body styles now on offer...

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2016 Renault Master, Trafic, Kangoo: prices increase with boosted safety, new features
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2016 Renault Master, Trafic, Kangoo: prices increase with boosted safety, new features

A series of equipment updates to the 2016 Renault Master, 2016 Trafic and 2016 Kangoo light commercial vehicles have launched in Australia, adding new features, enhanced options packages and improved safety. Pricing has also increased for the new model year, however, with the giant Master now priced from $43,990 (up from $40,990), the Trafic from $34,490 (up from $33,490) and the Kangoo from $21,990 (up from $20,990)...


2016 Isuzu D-MAX LS-Terrain 4x4 Dual Cab Ute Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2016 Isuzu D-MAX LS-Terrain 4x4 Dual Cab Ute Review

The Isuzu D-Max is the ‘mini-truck’ that is actually a mini truck. Simple and tough, how does the top-spec LS-Terrain stack up?

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$53,000

Top ten passenger, SUV and commercial brands of 2015
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Top ten passenger, SUV and commercial brands of 2015

The results are in, 2015 was a record sales year for the new vehicle market, with about 1.155 million units sold. Read our detailed breakdown with all the data here. But in addition, we thought we’d give a rundown of the top brands across the market’s three main broad sectors — passenger vehicles, SUVs and light commercials, because each list is quite different from the greater overall top ten...


Dual-cab ute mega-test review: Ranger Colorado D-Max BT-50 Triton Navara HiLux Amarok
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Dual-cab ute mega-test review: Ranger Colorado D-Max BT-50 Triton Navara HiLux Amarok

Read the article here. If there was ever a vehicle that typified the work hard / play hard Australian lifestyle, it is the double-cab ute. Tough, practical and pretty cool, these rugged pickups are winning plenty of favour with Australian buyers. But which one is best? We’ve gathered eight of the most popular models together and will put them through their paces over a series of challenges to find Australia’s Best Ute...


PSA Peugeot Citroen and Toyota reveal new light vans for Europe
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PSA Peugeot Citroen and Toyota reveal new light vans for Europe

A trio of new light vans has been revealed overnight as part of a joint venture between PSA Peugeot Citroen and Toyota. The new models, dubbed Peugeot Traveller, Citroen SpaceTourer and Toyota Proace, come as the result of an announcement in 2012 that PSA would build all three vans at its plant in Valenciennes, France...


2015 LDV G10 manual pricing and specifications: five-speed shifter drops entry to $25,990
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2015 LDV G10 manual pricing and specifications: five-speed shifter drops entry to $25,990

The six-speed automatic of the recently launched 2015 LDV G10 van has been joined by a $25,990 five-speed manual option, cutting the Chinese van’s price of entry by $4000. In June, the G10 launched at $29,990 drive-away with a 165kW/330Nm turbocharged 2.0-litre petrol engine and a ZF-sourced six-speed auto, the combination making it a unique proposition in the Australian market...


Honda to consider HiLux rival for “attractive” pick-up market
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Honda to consider HiLux rival for “attractive” pick-up market

A leading Honda executive has described the pick-up market as an “attractive” one and admits the company needs to consider the business case for a rival to the Toyota HiLux and other top-selling utes. Acknowledging the popularity of utes in countries like Australia and Thailand, Honda Asia and Oceania regional operations chief operating officer Noriaki Abe said it was a vehicle class the brand needed to have a serious think about...


Citroen Berlingo run-out offer saves $4500
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Citroen Berlingo run-out offer saves $4500

Run-out versions of Citroen Berlingo are now available with savings of more than $4500 as the French brand prepares to launch an updated version of its compact van later this year. Citroen Australia is offering driveaway prices on remaining stock of its diesel-powered Berlingo long-body vans, advertising them for $26,000 for the five-speed manual and $30,000 for the six-speed semi-automatic...


2016 Toyota HiLux Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2016 Toyota HiLux Review

The eighth-generation Toyota HiLux has been changed from the ground up, and it has been improved in every way imaginable.

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$22,990 - $57,990

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series safety upgrades coming in 2016
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Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series safety upgrades coming in 2016

The Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series is set to benefit from a significant safety upgrade in the second half of next year. Toyota Australia says the upgrades are intended to help the top-selling 70 Series single-cab ute increase its ANCAP safety rating from three stars to the maximum five...


Renault Alaskan ute concept: Navara-based French one-tonne ute previewed
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Renault Alaskan ute concept: Navara-based French one-tonne ute previewed

The Renault Alaskan concept revealed in Paris today gives us a clear first look at the company's imminent series production, upmarket and lifestyle-focused one-tonne ute — a model with which it wants to tackle the globe. The imminent Renault ute (codenamed Z-U60 in development) will share architecture with the NP300 Nissan Navara, launch globally (likely in left-hand-drive markets first) in 2016, and hit Australian Renault showrooms in 2017...


LDV working on new ute for Australia
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LDV working on new ute for Australia

Chinese newcomer LDV is hard at work developing a new ute for the Australian market. The Chinese company – which currently sells the G10 van (pictured) and people-mover and the larger V80 commercial van – is looking to expand its footprint in Australia with a ute model that will no doubt follow a similar formula to the models it currently sells...


2018 Mercedes-Benz ute will be properly premium
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2018 Mercedes-Benz ute will be properly premium

It’s no secret that the Mercedes-Benz pickup due to launch around 2018 will use the NP300 Nissan Navara’s core platform, but the company insists the design and most mechanicals will be “real Mercedes”. That’s according to Daimler board member Thomas Weber, who re-iterated to Australian media including CarAdvice last week that the much-anticipated light commercial from Mercedes-Benz’s Vans division would get substantial differentiation...


Mercedes-Benz Australia defends safety standards of new Vito
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Mercedes-Benz Australia defends safety standards of new Vito

When a company comes out with a big claim about safety, it’s always pertinent to take a closer look – and that’s certainly the case with the Mercedes-Benz Vito van. Mercedes-Benz Australia launched the new van this week, claiming – unabashedly – that the Vito is “quite possibly the world’s safest office”...


2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito Review

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito enters the bustling mid-sized van segment against some strong rivals. How does it stack up?

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$37,140 - $57,190

2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito pricing and specifications
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2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito pricing and specifications

The new-generation 2015 Mercedes-Benz Vito van has arrived in Australia. Boasting an entirely new look and revised drivetrains, the updated Vito model has also been given a boost to its standard equipment list. The existing Mercedes-Benz Vito range kicked off from $38,990 plus on-road costs for the 110CDI, but the new model has arrived with a sharper drive-away price for the entry-level 111CDI model of $36,990...


2016 Volkswagen T6 Transporter, Caravelle and Multivan models: first details
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2016 Volkswagen T6 Transporter, Caravelle and Multivan models: first details

The first details of the new-generation 2016 Volkswagen T6 model range – which incorporates the Transporter van along with the Caravelle and Multivan people mover models – have been revealed. CarAdvice attended the launch of the new-generation T6 Transporter, Caravelle and Multivan model lines in Sweden last week, where it was made clear that there will be some change to the ranges, but buyers aren’t likely to be shocked by the options on offer...


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles models set to adopt new features
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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles models set to adopt new features

Volkswagen Australia recently announced a number of updates to its 2016 passenger model range, and it appears likely that some of those tweaks will flow through to the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles range, too. The updates announced for the Polo, Golf, Beetle, Scirocco, Jetta and Tiguan include new media systems with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, as well as the addition of a standard reverse-view camera across the model ranges...


LDV G10 pricing and specifications
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LDV G10 pricing and specifications

The all-new LDV G10 has been launched in Australia, with the Chinese-made van described as "an absolute game changer for work vans", and hitting showrooms priced at $29,990 driveaway for ABN holders...