Marcus Craft and Matt Campbell put the Ford Ranger, Toyota HiLux and Mercedes X-Class Utes to the test.

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Comments

    • Bill Dickson
      Bill Dickson

      Such ridiculous expensive prices. There's no value for money. All cars are made the same nowadays, they are made like washing machines, so why so expensive?

      about 4 days ago
    • Rannie Deocampo
      Rannie Deocampo

      Best for me ford ranger. Tested pick up..

      about 24 days ago
    • D what
      D what

      Hahaha automatic shits

      about 26 days ago
    • Stefan Trifunovic
      Stefan Trifunovic

      Well this showed us that you can throw the Mercedes in the bin, and choose between the Ranger or the Hilux. Ranger for all round comfort and performance, or the Hilux for off road capability and long term reliability.

      about 27 days ago
    • andz GTR
      andz GTR

      Hilux = reliability
      I've ordered the new Hilux Rogue, having owned an SR before

      about 1 month ago
    • Liem Huynh
      Liem Huynh

      ford sponsor attitude

      about 1 month ago
    • 666
      666

      They payed him for ranger to be winner .damass

      about 1 month ago
    • Frank Varga
      Frank Varga

      Great review and you got it spot on, Hilux is still flying on past glory which is rapidly fading and as for the Merc well just a lot of cheeky giggles.

      about 1 month ago
    • Paul Roos
      Paul Roos

      Love the hilux the Ford doesnt last here in South Africa gearbox issues and also doesnt hold up to the 300.000km mark if you've been driving alot of off roads

      about 1 month ago
    • Frank Varga
      Frank Varga In reply to Paul Roos

      We don't care what happens or you drive in South Africa, these 3 were tested for Oz.

      about 1 month ago
    • Alex Johnson
      Alex Johnson

      Toyota hilux is one of the best 4×4 from decades...the other two is kind of crap

      about 1 month ago
    • arnab chakraborty
      arnab chakraborty

      Yes obviously the ranger is the best but the merc should be second and Toyota 3rd

      about 1 month ago
    • DDropZZ
      DDropZZ

      Hilux for me I drive a 1998 Toyota hilux and I’ve never had a problem and it’s 21 years old

      about 1 month ago
    • Andrew Carfax-Foster
      Andrew Carfax-Foster

      Raptor

      about 1 month ago
    • tiny tim
      tiny tim

      A quantum mapping on a ranger takes it up to 230 bhp and 560 ntq gives it a real punch and helps loads with fuel efficiency

      about 1 month ago
    • gophermaster
      gophermaster

      You guys in Oz need some real trucks.

      about 2 months ago
    • gophermaster
      gophermaster In reply to gophermaster

      Gas is cheap in NA, nobody cares.+Pin Point

      about 2 months ago
    • Pin Point
      Pin Point In reply to gophermaster

      Yeah but tbh their fuel consumption is not really justified by their performance

      about 2 months ago
    • gophermaster
      gophermaster In reply to gophermaster

      Yeah they use more fuel, but the capability blows these out of the water. +Pin Point

      about 2 months ago
    • Pin Point
      Pin Point In reply to gophermaster

      gophermaster do you mean fuel hungry american trucks?

      about 2 months ago
    • Juan Alvarado Pineda
      Juan Alvarado Pineda

      Para mi en lo personal prefiero la Hilux mis respeto a las demás que también son geniales y algunas hasta superior en poder y torque

      about 2 months ago
    • phosphorescent
      phosphorescent

      Isn’t the Merc just a rebadged Nissan

      about 2 months ago
    • PuSSY SLaYER
      PuSSY SLaYER

      mercedes the best

      about 2 months ago
    • Fly Boy
      Fly Boy

      Why ppl searching a luxury "truck" ?

      about 2 months ago
    • mipmipmipmipmip
      mipmipmipmipmip

      I don't think it is fair to compare a Nissan with two more upmarket vehicles.

      about 2 months ago
    • william Wang
      william Wang

      Why here in new zealand have so many old Toyota on road.

      about 2 months ago
    • mukhtaar Ahmed
      mukhtaar Ahmed

      Huilux is the best

      about 3 months ago
    • Mwisha Ludack
      Mwisha Ludack

      At the end of the competition everyone will decide which side they are on. IMHO, whether or not the Hilux is better than Ford, there is no way I can be compelled to put Toyota to shame. It remains great and performs its best.

      about 3 months ago
    • Schalk aka moo
      Schalk aka moo

      Ford suck

      about 3 months ago
    • ali khojastehtabar
      ali khojastehtabar

      i think this is the ford ranger advertisement

      about 3 months ago
    • Mphokuhle Nkanyezi Dlamini
      Mphokuhle Nkanyezi Dlamini

      Looks like a Ford add and I believe in the Hillux

      about 3 months ago
    • E-B-M-M R-L
      E-B-M-M R-L

      The amarok v6 is the best in any aspect

      about 3 months ago
    • Alexandre Nogueira
      Alexandre Nogueira

      There's nothing like a Toyota 😏🙄🤔

      about 3 months ago
    • Dory
      Dory

      Hilux had the best reputation. Little bit old school and stable for every part.

      Ranger is like a young grown up man. Stronger and looks better. Bet we will see how it will perform in next decades.

      X class is just a toy for someone doesn’t know anything about UTE. They not buying for a UTE. They mostly want a Mercedes-Benz.

      about 3 months ago
    • medviation
      medviation

      Question: WTF is a ute?

      about 3 months ago