Best pickup 4x4?

Discussion in 'Cars, cycling and transport' started by Carnmore, Oct 10, 2018 at 5:34 PM.

  1. Carnmore

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    Which is the best 4x4 pickup with back canopy - Mitsubishi L200, Nissan Nirvana etc?

    Economy, reliability, usability and 3.5 tonne towing capacity being important.

    Also, are they much more expensive to insure and run than a car/van?
     
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  2. galway_blow_in

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    ford ranger wildtrak, 3.2L- 200 bhp
     
  3. Carnmore

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    I think the 2.2L 150BHP has 3500kg towing capacity and is more economical?
     
  4. galway_blow_in

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    Yes but it's frightfully boring by comparison.

    I'd choose a navara or hilux ahead of it.

    If you choose the 3.2,get the automatic.
     
  5. Carnmore

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    Are automatics suitable for towing though?
     
  6. galway_blow_in

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    They are even better for toeing