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2016 GMC Sierra Denali 2500HD Review: Performax RHD conversion

The GMC Sierra Denali 2500HD big rig, converted to factory-standard RHD by Queensland's Performax, has been billed as the 'Cadillac of trucks'...

2016 Ford F-150 Review

The best selling truck in the United States would do so well in Australia...

Toyota Tundra Review

The big Toyota Tundra offers more than just sheer size.

2015 Ford F-250 Review

Conversion specialist Performax International has just announced large-volume RHD conversions for the legendary Ford F-250. CarAdvice gets behind the wheel to test out the original tough truck.

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2017 Chevrolet Corvette C7 review

Thanks to conversion costs, a right-hand-drive Corvette in Australia is far pricier than its left-hook counterpart in the US. Is it worth the spend? Alborz explores.

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Toyota HiLux v Toyota Tundra : Comparison review

Utes such as the Toyota HiLux are big business in Australia – they account for about one in six new vehicle sales annually – but the country’s top-selling dual-cab looks positively pint-sized when compared to its more generously proportioned bigger brother from the US, the Toyota Tundra...

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Performax Tickford F-150 revealed

Performax has revealed a special version of its Ford F-150 co-developed with tuning firm Tickford. Headlining the upgrades are suspension, torque, and performance tweaks, including a new ECU tune that takes the 3.5-litre 'EcoBoost' turbocharged V6 to a beefy 354kW and 780Nm, up from the 'standard' 279kW/637Nm tune...

Road Vehicle Standards Act: New rules passed for imports, recalls

There are new rules for the motor vehicle industry in Australia, after Federal Parliament passed the Road Vehicle Standards Act 2018 last week as a replacement for the Motor Vehicle Standards Act of 1989. The legislation passed both houses of parliament this week, but the rules won't start coming into force until late in 2019...

Ford F-250 Super Duty joins Performax range

The new Ford F-250 Super Duty has become the latest member of the Performax International family, with the Gympie, Queensland-based conversion company confirming it has received government approval for full-volume, right-hand drive production of the alloy-bodied pick-up truck. Joining the smaller F-150, the F-250 will be offered in four-door crew cab form, with a 6...

Nissan Titan joins Performax line-up in Australia

The Nissan Titan ute has made it to Australian shores as part of conversion specialist Performax International's line-up. Powered by a 5.0-litre turbo-diesel V8, the Titan develops a meaty 235kW of power and 752Nm of torque, with drive sent to an on-demand four-wheel drive system via an Aisin-sourced six-speed automatic transmission...

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