New Toyota Hilux Rogue: A Hilux designed for life in the city, or is it?

There used to be a time when the Toyota Hilux used to be the first and last word in the world of pick up trucks. Nothing else came close. Conceived from a time when the world needed hardcore work horses to help with everything from construction sites to moving timber and such, the Hilux made […]

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Confirmed prices for new Toyota Hilux range announced

Prices for the updated Toyota Hilux to be launched soon have been announced by UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) today. In the new line-up, there are five variants to choose from, with the new Double Cab 2.8 Rogue as the flagship. There are two turbodiesel engine choices – 2.8 litres and 2.4 litres – and also […]

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2020 Toyota Hilux

Improved Toyota Hilux to be launched soon, and you can book now

An improved 2020 Toyota Hilux will soon be launched in Malaysia and bookings are now being accepted by authorised Toyota outlets for the new model which is assembled in Malaysia. Customers have a choice of 5 variants with the Double Cab 2.4 E A/T being a new addition. The new Double Cab 2.8 Rogue A/T […]

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2020 Toyota Fortuner and Hilux

Mid-cycle upgrades for Toyota Hilux and Fortuner

As the decade of the 2000s began, Toyota started the IMV (Innovative international Multi-purpose Vehicle) program to develop a range of dual-purpose products that could be produced efficiently in large volumes at selected locations outside Japan. It was a bold venture, comparable to the development of the Lexus brand and products, as it transferred virtually […]

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Ford Ranger

Ford Ranger wins International Pick-up Award 2020

Following a 3-day group test in Sweden against 4 other nominees, the Ford Ranger emerged victorious in the challenge for the International Pick-up Award 2020 (IPUA). The latest Ranger with its technical and safety advancements, was up against the Mitsubishi L200 (Triton in Malaysia), revised Nissan Navara and Renault Alaskan, and Toyota Hilux. The Ranger, […]

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First-ever rally raid podium with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing for Fernando Alonso

After joining TOYOTA GAZOO Racing, Fernando Alonso seems to be enjoying much better times than when he was racing in Formula 1. Recently, he achieved his first-ever rally raid podium with the team after a solid performance at the 2019 Al Ula-Neom Cross-Country Rally in Saudi Arabia. In just their third rally raid competition together, […]

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UMW Toyota Introduces Upgraded Fortuner, Hilux & Innova, Plus A New Colour Option

In line with Toyota’s philosophy of kaizen or constant improvement, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced that the Toyota Fortuner, Innova and Hilux have received upgrades and enhancements. Order taking for the models commences from 3 September 2018, with the sales launch and deliveries to customers to take place later in September. Joining the colour range […]

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