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2010 Toyota HiLux receives safety upgrades and cheaper options

Toyota has just announced new safety features will be included on the Toyota HiLux SR5 double cab four-wheel drive and is offering features on SR models for lower prices. Changes for the HiLux SR5 include electronic stability control and anti-lock brakes with brake assist as well as electronic brake distribution as standard...

Toyota HiLux recall affects 116,507

Toyota has just announced a recall that will affect 116,507 Toyota HiLux four-wheel drive petrol and diesel vehicles, built between January 2005 and February 2010. The issue was raised due to a fault that may occur with the tailshaft centre bearing support bracket on four-wheel drive models...

Toyota sees positive April result, HiLux still number-one seller

Toyota's year-on-year sales were up more than 28 per cent in April, with the Toyota HiLux range topping the brand's new-car sales list. The news comes as many manufacturers see solid post-GFC results in Australia, with April the seventh consecutive month of higher year-on-year sales. In April, Toyota sold a total of 16,697 vehicles, a margin of over 6700 vehicles (or 67...

Arctic Trucks Toyota Hilux conquers Iceland's volcano

Iceland’s Eyjafallajökull volcano has grounded thousands of flights around the world as it throws plumes of ash into the sky - and only one car has dared to enter the hot-zone. The Arctic Trucks Hilux has proven it is more than just a one-trick Top Gear pony, transporting a team of scientists to the heart of the volcano to set up vital monitoring equipment before the long-dormant mountain blew its top...

Toyota Corolla & Hilux top strong October sales list

In a positive move for Australian car sales,  motorists bought more cars and trucks in October than for the same month last year – the first time in 16 months the industry has seen a year-on-year increase in monthly sales. Toyota Australia senior executive director sales and marketing, Mr David Buttner, welcomed the October-on-October increase for the industry, saying it pointed to a strong end-of-year selling season...

CarAdvice Christmas ute muster

Formalities, respectability and political correctness have been thrown out the window to bring you a special video just in time for Christmas from the CarAdvice crew. Saddling up in three of the most popular (and most available to us at the time) dual-cab diesel 4WD utilities; Paul Maric, Alborz Fallah and Matt Brogan venture into country Victoria to test out the Holden Colorado LT-R, Mazda BT-50 Dual Cab DX and Toyota Hilux SR5 Dual Cab against each other...

Toyota HiLux WorkMate model upgrade

Already leading the race in new vehicle sales year-to-date, Toyota is now rolling out the new member of the HiLux family, the WorkMate, for the first time with automatic transmission. The new WorkMate single cab and double cab automatic models take the HiLux 4x2 range to 16 models and will no doubt strengthen Toyota’s strong sales record...

2009 Toyota HiLux global debut

The new 2009 Toyota HiLux has today made its worldwide debut boasting a range of styling, technical and equipment upgrades.   The next-generation of Australia's best selling pick-up has been restyled to demonstrate the tough character of Toyota's impressive line-up of off-road SUV's...

Toyota Hilux Upgrades

Toyota today announced a set of upgrades for the 2008 (MY08) Toyota Hilux. For a vehicle which already dominates the 4x2 and 4x4 utility market, the upgrades should further enhance Toyota's leadership. The Hilux comes in 30 different variants, giving buyers a choice between 4x2 or 4x4, while the cabin (single, xtra and double cab), engine (2...

Toyota TRD Aurion HiLux Sports Vehicles

Its a shame Toyota didn't make it to the Brisbane International Motorshow with their range of TRD cars, but at least Toyota will use the Melbourne International Motor Show to reveal its new locally designed TRD range of prestige performance vehicles. Firstly, if you didn't get to see them, we had the first spy shots of the TRD Aurion a few weeks back, and we recently road tested the Toyota Aurion Sportivo ZR6...

Toyota Hilux 2006 MY06

Toyota says it has increased the performance and environmental friendliness of HiLux’s 3.0-litre Turbo-diesel engine. Technical changes to HiLux’s common-rail turbocharged and intercooled diesel engine have increased power by 6kW and made the engine compliant to Euro IV emissions standard...