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TOYOTA REVAMPS TOP-SELLING HILUX RANGE | TRANSPORT NEWS

**Consumer preference for automatic transmissions****Sat-nav, alloy wheels option for 4×4 SR double cab pick-ups****Rugged “hose-out” flooring for all SR variants**Toyota is set to expand the appeal of HiLux for families, tradespeople and fleet buyers by adding eight new automatic variants in a comprehensive revamp of Australia’s best-selling vehicle range.In the first significant revitalisation of the HiLux range since the launch ...

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STORM BREWING – HOLDEN COLORADO | TRANSPORT NEWS

Holden Colorado – Take The Road By Storm A limited-edition production total of 500 vehicles Increased comfort and features on the LTZ Crew Cab Pick Up Storm pack fitted with $3000 worth of additional content including heated leather seats, storm accessories and branded bonnet On sale, nationwide from October 2017 Holden has announced the return of the popular ‘Storm’ Special ...

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TRENDY TRADIES TRAVELLING TOOLBOX | UTE REVIEW 4×4

Delivery Magazine delves into the growth of the off-road load carrier for the recreational tradie – Stuart Martin reports  To suggest there’s been solid growth in the LCV 4×4 dual cab segment of the Australian new vehicle market is akin to suggesting the Coalition has a mild dislike of alternative energy options. The multipurpose machine that tows both tools and ...

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It’s a London Taxi – But not as you know it | TRANSPORT NEWS – Mercedes-Benz Vito Taxi

The Mercedes-Benz Vito Taxi is outselling all other models to take a comfortable 55.1% market share in London, with 489 Vito Taxis licenced January to August 2017, compared to 399 TX4 during the same period according to Transport for London figures. Offering unrivalled levels of space and refined comfort for the driver and up to six passengers, as well as ...

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Isuzu UTE supports the Daniel Morcombe Foundation | Transport NEWS

Now in its 5th year  of partnership, Isuzu UTE Australia (IUA)  provides a new Isuzu MU-X to Child Safety Education champions Bruce and Denise Morcombe to assist with the delivery of their award-winning Child Safety curriculum to school children and parents across Australia. “Isuzu UTE take their Corporate Social Responsibility very seriously, especially in the area of Child Protection and ...

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Mercedes-Benz Vans announces Mick Fanning as brand ambassador ahead of the X-Class launch in 2018.| Transport NEWS

Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia has appointed surfing legend Mick Fanning as a brand ambassador, to be aligned with the highly anticipated X-Class ute. As an Australian icon, Mick is the perfect fit for the Mercedes-Benz Vans brand and for the new X-Class ute. Mick is world renowned for his resilience and drive in and out of the water and needs a ...

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STRONG MID-YEAR REPORT CARD FOR HINO | Transport NEWS

With strong sales, increasing investment in dealerships and an ongoing focus on customer service, Hino Australia has rated its first half of 2017 as strong in a growing and increasingly competitive market. “June was a record breaking month for the truck industry and the overall market sales of 3879 units around the country was also the highest June number since ...

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New METRO electric microvans | NEWS

A new Chinese-designed compact electric utility vehicle has gone into production in kit form in the USA. Called the Tropos METRO, the all-electric vehicle is built in a modular fashion on a separate chassis, which contains a lithium-ion battery. It is claimed to be one of the cheapest and easiest to assemble electric vehicles in existence, and is supplied to ...

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Glamping with Marco Polo and Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia is partnering with Airbnb to give lucky adventurers an opportunity to spend a night on Cockatoo Island in the brand new Marco Polo ACTIVITY and wake up to priceless views of Sydney. Mercedes-Benz Vans will set up three brand new Marco Polo ACTIVITY vans on Cockatoo Island for three nights only from 10-12 August 2017. Nine adventurous ...

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Ranger Sells up a Storm| NEWS FORD RANGER

Ford’s popular Ranger has set a half-year sales record with overall Ranger sales in Asia Pacific rising more than 21 percent year-on-year to 63,525 vehicles, led by a record performance in Australia of 21,638 sales Continuous improvements to the Ranger line-up have been a direct result of customer feedback, including owner requests for a leather option on models below the ...

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