The Nissan Patrol isn’t just big: it’s gargantuan. And it has an equally enormous V8 engine to match. It’s also a dyed-in-the-wool off-roader, with low-range and all the right all-terrain bits. But how relevant is it in a motoring world focused on efficiency?
Mercedes-Benz describes its updated C-Class as a new model. In reality, it’s an revamped version of the existing W205 – albeit a comprehensively updated one. So how much better is the face-lifted C-Class? And what made the launch a particularly significant one?
If you see a bakkie with bigger wheels, upgraded suspension, a bolder grille and custom colours, it’s bound to be a Ford Ranger. No other pick-up gets personalised as often – and now the Blue Oval has jumped on the custom bandwagon, too.