The Great Wall Steed is a keenly priced and well-equipped truck. If it’s a cheap, new, pick-up you’re after, this could be for you.

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Comments

    • Keith
      Keith

      I had one in Caribbean when I was living there for a project. At least on the island I was staying at, trucks dont last very long regardless of maker. Salt completely destroys the frame within 4 to 5 years. Given that, I think a GW makes a lot more sense than a Hilux since the reliability doesnt really matter. (Not saying GW is not reliable, mine was reliable during the time I owned it)

      about 3 months ago
    • Sean Robertson
      Sean Robertson

      Higher voice lower music volime would be helpful when watching a review i dont care for music blasting my ears off

      about 6 months ago
    • River Monsters
      River Monsters

      Don't buy it's a Trojan

      about 7 months ago
    • Randy Lahey
      Randy Lahey

      What kind of creature is in that pickup truck and what's going on with the fur on the top of it's head?

      about 8 months ago
    • Neila Rotisiv
      Neila Rotisiv

      Six years later.. they are rotten, rusty, falling apart, and the engines..  140bhp.  ?  I think not.. omg.. .. lol

      about 1 year ago
    • You got Gamed
      You got Gamed

      guys I bought this car for CHEAP !!!! is like it and I
      have offloaded with it its purfect to Me and because it's so cheap just do some work on it and it will be better than any car you could buy just think positive

      about 1 year ago
    • Old Man of the Woods
      Old Man of the Woods

      Somebody should've told the Chinese they can keep it. I wouldn't even consider buying one of these if they were the last pickups on earth. I'd rather buy a 20 year old Hilux.

      about 1 year ago
    • К. Стоянов
      К. Стоянов

      I don't know about the engine, but everything assembled in Bulgaria is extremely durable. I have a 35 years old drilling machine "ЕЛПРОМ ЛОВЕЧ" and it still works great. Now these machines are called Sparky and only Bosch may be considered better, but it's at 5x price. Everything we produce is like German, dumbasses. Also pretty cheap.

      about 1 year ago
    • Arthur Kupfer
      Arthur Kupfer

      I bought 3 of these nearly 7 yrs ago for my company so theyve served me well ive just recently replaced them with the new model all 3 have done over 300ks+ and were still hauling very well yes i got them tuned cause they where under powered with only 100kws but they where tuned to 150kws with a little over 420nm of torque they where a great cheap investment for my company ive now got 7 of these and a hilux and the luxy has had to go back to toyota a couple of times cause it keeps randomly going into limp mode i will say if you do get one only buy if your going to use it as a tradies ute or farm hacker if you want to pull a caravan or boat regularly then get it tuned up

      about 1 year ago
    • Mike Cui
      Mike Cui

      It's got that Toyota steering wheel. Probably from partnerships Great Wall has had (might still have) with Toyota.

      about 1 year ago
    • Imran
      Imran

      Had this car and started to broke down after three months. First, air-conditioning becomes faulty. Then the turbo burst when driving on steep hills.

      about 2 years ago
    • kwacker jack
      kwacker jack

      we've test drive 2 of them and we've driven range rover and such and could say alittle on the japanese side cause we're love older nissans and the great walls both drove well and were nice to drive along with seemed to have plenty of power and we still see them knocking around abit
      we've got nissan d21s and those are one of the toughest pickups made and terrano/mistrals and we could compared the great
      walls as pretty good against them and when we drove the great wall it felt fairly strong and pulled through the gears well
      remember the japanese had alot of problems with their earlyr cars and pickups and as we all know rust

      about 2 years ago
    • Rodney McGiveron
      Rodney McGiveron

      The poxy pommy reviewer or these garbage slave labour vehicle. Don't know what's worse..Can't even talk properly. You'd be an idiot to buy one of these pieces of shit

      about 2 years ago
    • md
      md

      Rust from pdi

      about 3 years ago
    • Endz Meet Music
      Endz Meet Music

      my mate had a great wally ute and he gave away for $4000 1 years old. he was driving doing 110 km and heard a clunk crack noise and his passenger door broke off lucky to hang on by the lock mechanism and that was just the start.
      he kept the $4000 and bought a canopy for his new Amarok

      about 3 years ago
    • Endz Meet Music
      Endz Meet Music

      my god two words "CHINESE MADE ".
      you would be out of your mind too buy one.

      about 3 years ago
    • Di Dxpeo
      Di Dxpeo In reply to Endz Meet Music

      And great wall pickup are oil saving cars, cost less fuel then most.

      about 2 years ago
    • GREYLYNN - SNAKEVENOM113% Fire
      GREYLYNN - SNAKEVENOM113% Fire In reply to Endz Meet Music

      Di Dxpeo: ty my friend for that info. very helpful insight to this vehicle..

      about 2 years ago
    • Di Dxpeo
      Di Dxpeo In reply to Endz Meet Music

      I used to want to buy an RV, but back then a Great Wall RV(based on their pickup) was the only 1 I could afford, so I read a lot about it. Some body drove thousands of miles without malfunction, went all the way from east(north-east) of China to Tibet, I mean, that do says something, Tibet is the highest ground in the world, and the air is thin, road is tough, filled with stones.
      And everybody I read about said great wall diesel pickup is very robust, performs pretty OK for its price, and Great Wall Pickup has been sold overseas millions(NO.1 car exporter of China), I mean China isn't famous for its car manufacturing, that big number of oversea selling says something, those ppl in India, South America buy pickup not to do easy work like family picnic, mostly they are using them for business purpose, and they all like this pickup, also means it is very reliable car, with reasonable price.

      about 2 years ago
    • GREYLYNN - SNAKEVENOM113% Fire
      GREYLYNN - SNAKEVENOM113% Fire In reply to Endz Meet Music

      Di Dxpeo: How'd you know? have you had one of these, or driven it for long periods of time??? I'm interested is why I'm asking.

      about 2 years ago
    • Di Dxpeo
      Di Dxpeo In reply to Endz Meet Music

      I live in China, there ain't many very good Chinese cars, BUT, this great wall pickup is really good, if you are short of money, this is the go for vehicle, totally robust and good performing, worth twice of the money you spent, believe me!

      about 2 years ago
    • Arama Morunga
      Arama Morunga

      Typical Chinese quality. Shit! Replaced clutch, replaced rear diff, replaced idle control valve twice, broken drivers front seat, seat belt brackets have fallen apart and that's just at 40,000kms on clock. Can't tow for shit, no power whatsoever off road, struggles to overtake, people don't be fooled by the good looks. I know I was! I traded in my 1985 Land cruiser FJ40 for this piece of shit, very regrettable choice.

      about 3 years ago
    • nz rockdj
      nz rockdj In reply to Arama Morunga

      Bullshit artist !

      about 11 months ago
    • JryL Zafra
      JryL Zafra In reply to Arama Morunga

      my deepest sympathy T_T

      about 2 years ago
    • Sproket 2
      Sproket 2 In reply to Arama Morunga

      Arama Morunga
      Hahha you Traded a cruiser for a Great big piece of shit.
      haha dork! !!

      about 2 years ago
    • Go Clunker
      Go Clunker In reply to Arama Morunga

      😂😂😂😂😂

      about 3 years ago
    • icecold723
      icecold723

      how's the quality of this vehicle?

      about 3 years ago
    • Maarten van Rossem Lezingen
      Maarten van Rossem Lezingen

      They love these in the Caribbean.

      about 3 years ago
    • Dainy Ramdass
      Dainy Ramdass In reply to Maarten van Rossem Lezingen

      Maarten van Rossem Lezingen no we don’t

      about 1 year ago
    • emosh73
      emosh73

      I owned one and NEVER again. It is cheap rubbish.

      about 3 years ago
    • invadingnimrod
      invadingnimrod

      It's the gearbox that does it for me. Go out and drive one, it's the worst gearbox in any new vehicle.

      about 3 years ago
    • what the
      what the In reply to invadingnimrod

      Bill Martin where did you get that information from? I did some research and the engine is Chinese designed

      about 6 months ago
    • Bill Martin
      Bill Martin In reply to invadingnimrod

      gearbox and all running gear is made by Borg-warner same cpmpany that makes all the jeep running gear, turbo is mitsubisi, all electrics and electronics are Bosch, engine was developed by Bosch in germany off a isuzu design

      about 2 years ago
    • thesuperproify
      thesuperproify

      this car works wonder, and cost a fraction compared to its similar competitors

      about 3 years ago
    • Di Dxpeo
      Di Dxpeo In reply to thesuperproify

      that's great wall pickup for you, it is like spending little money to buy a pickup twice as price.

      about 2 years ago
    • Colin Gantiglew
      Colin Gantiglew

      Mr O'Brien has too much to say for himself. I suggest he look at the documented review by a group of Aussies who took a Patrol, a Pajero and a Great Wall on a grueling venture on the old telegraph road in northern Australia. The GW performed beyond expectations and didn't get stuck anywhere despite being loaded to the gunwales with people and gear and being put through some ridiculous situations just to see what happened to it.
      The earlier ones are getting up to the 150000 km mark now, and some members of the 4x4 paddock bashers club swear by their GWs and these guys don't tolerate shit. Col, NZ.

      about 3 years ago
    • boo bye
      boo bye

      87 mph top speed, C'mon!

      about 3 years ago
    • boo bye
      boo bye In reply to boo bye

      @Ethan Bradberry
      On the road, silly!!!!!

      about 3 years ago
    • TriHard
      TriHard In reply to boo bye

      +boo bye where would you be driving over 87 mph at?

      about 3 years ago
    • Cathy Xie
      Cathy Xie

      https://www.facebook.com/pages/Greatwall-auto-spare-parts/1075718685790096
      This is a good car, also in China, it's very popular. Above page is a website for greatwall spare parts. If your car need some parts, can find there

      about 4 years ago
    • Adventures With Tourette's
      Adventures With Tourette's

      Defiantly by Holden Colorado the reason is mechanics love the great wall and the great wall sucks it has low safety low towing low everything if you don,t won,t to by your coffin that early then don'y buy the Great wall i would even rather the Mitsubishi Triten witch also sucks. so be smart and don't buy a great wall they look ugly and they suck.
      So by a Holden, Toyota, Nissan, ford and Mazda if you don't want to sign your own death wish.

      about 4 years ago
    • Arthur Kupfer
      Arthur Kupfer In reply to Adventures With Tourette's

      Holden/isuzu share the gw body anyway hence why you get swap'n'go parts and holden have topped the list of the most unreliable car manufacturer in australia to many times meanwhile gw didnt even make the top ten

      about 1 year ago
    • Sidou Blue
      Sidou Blue

      I think it's the best choic for a low-income professional or a pick-up fan, like me :D

      about 4 years ago
    • frank byrne
      frank byrne

      https://www.facebook.com/groups/1428208167454233/

      about 4 years ago
    • Chris John Michael
      Chris John Michael

      Chinese junk American trucks all the way

      about 4 years ago
    • Gary MmmBeer
      Gary MmmBeer In reply to Chris John Michael

      Ooh, American cars are not great. There was great excitement that finally, after 60+ years of production, the new Mustang would be available here in South Africa in RHD at Ford dealerships. Despite it's exorbitant price (import duties etc. push it way passed the price of other premium brands) , most of the car journalists who tested it were disappointed by it's cheap, tacky interior and old car handling . Rather stick to Merc, BMW or Eastern brands.

      about 3 years ago
    • mark scott
      mark scott In reply to Chris John Michael

      +chris driscoll  American trucks are shit, the only country you see them in is America, doesn't that tell you anything, Japanese and English trucks have a world wild respect

      about 4 years ago
    • damieg82
      damieg82

      I don't know if these are made in different countries, but certainly the ones we get in my country have proven themselves to be tough workhorses. The interior plastics do get quite rattly over time, but that's typically with careless and even abusive commercial use. I've driven ones owned for family use and everything's still tight even after 5 years and 100,000kms. And running costs, especially in terms of parts and service, is A LOT cheaper than the comparable Toyota Hilux, Ford Ranger etc

      about 5 years ago