NEWS - 4WD Wagons, Utes and 4WD Trucks

The latest news about 4WD wagons and utes, 4WD truck releases, changes and updates to existing 4WD vehicles.


Mercedes-Benz X-Class previewed 20-Jul-2017

The X-Class is set for release in Australia in 2018. The ‘Benz dual-cab ute is based on the Niss.. Read more

Range-extended US pickup previewed 06-May-2017

The USA's Workhorse Group unveiled a working prototype range-extended electric pickup a.. Read more

New 4WD models at the New York Auto Show 2017 13-Apr-2017

The most awaited concept vehicle at the New York event, held in April, was the possible replacem.. Read more

Fiat Chrysler Jeep under EPA investigation 13-Jan-2017

On January 12 the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice of violation to.. Read more

HiLux was the biggest selling vehicle in 2016 05-Jan-2017

Australia has posted its third new car sales record in four years with 1,178,133 new passe.. Read more

Ute makers play musical chairs 02-Jan-2017

Several global joint ventures fell over in 2016 and new ones were born. Here’s the state of play.. Read more

75mm lifts now legal in NSW 22-Dec-2016

Consistent advocacy by the Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA) over many .. Read more

Hino aims for an eighth class victory in the Dakar 16-Dec-2016

Hino Team Sugawara is chasing a record eighth successive class victory in the 2017 Dakar R.. Read more

Electric vehicles are coming fast 04-Dec-2016

It's obvious that the European and US diesel emissions crisis caused controlled panic in .. Read more

Fuel cell Colorado on test 28-Nov-2016

A militarily-modified Chevrolet Colorado, designated the ZH2, is the most off-road-capable.. Read more

Jeep Grand Cheroke Trailhawk on the way 16-Nov-2016

Jeep has released a Trailhawk version of the Grand Cherokee in the USA. It's scheduled for relea.. Read more

Mitsubishi becomes part of the Renault-Nissan Alliance 01-Nov-2016

Nissan Motor Co Ltd has completed its acquisition of a 34% equity stake in Mitsubishi Motor.. Read more

Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon tray-back preview 02-Oct-2016

The tray-back version of the G-Wagon is due for release in early 2017. Outback Travel Aust.. Read more

Paris Motor Show 2016 releases 30-Sep-2016

Although some majors, including Ford, declined to exhibit at the major French show of the year t.. Read more

AL-KO ESC demonstration rides available 28-Sep-2016

For the third consecutive year, AL-KO is offering visitors to Melbourne Leisurefest the opp.. Read more

The FJ Cruiser bites the dust 22-May-2016

The FJ Cruiser was described by its designers as a modern interpretation of a Toyota class.. Read more

Nissan to take large shareholding in Mitsubishi 15-May-2016

Nissan Motor Co and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that they have signed an agreem.. Read more

Trailblazer to replace Colorado 7 07-May-2016

Although still based on the Colorado ute platform the Trailblazer is said to be a signi.. Read more

RegoMate app - reminds you when your registration is due 03-May-2016

State and Territory governments are raking in a fortune in registration-breach fines from.. Read more

No more Patrols 27-Apr-2016

Nissan Australia has announced that the old-shape Patrol wagon and cab/chassis will be dis.. Read more

Renault Master 4x4 is coming 21-Apr-2016

Renault LCV is evaluating the Master 4x4 van and cab/chassis for Australian release. Th.. Read more

Defender production comes to an end - January 2016 27-Jan-2016

The Land Rover Defender ceases production on Friday, January 29th, 2016, almost 68 years since .. Read more

Recall for some VW Amaroks 20-Oct-2015

Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) has confirmed it will conduct a voluntary recall of emission-la.. Read more

Renault's new ute is on the way 04-Sep-2015

Renault has shown its Alaskan Concept show vehicle that's obviously the forerunner of a Renault .. Read more