CAR journalist Wilhelm Lutjeharms shares his impressions after testing a Toyota Hilux Xtra Cab 3,0 D-D4 RB Raider for one year/20 000 km. You can read the full wrap-up in the October 2012 Issue of CAR magazine
We spent a year with South Africa’s favourite bakkie to ascertain whether it’s still the best.
A long-term car is something with which you have to live – and develop a bond with – for a year. If you like it, it’s a real bonus. In the days and months leading up to the Hilux’s arrival, I became more and more excited. Is this the same feeling a proud father has when his first son arrives?
Toyota has extended the model line-up of its South African favourite, the Hilux, with the addition of the new Xtra Cab model.