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Ford is debuting a special Ford Ranger Black Edition, a blacked-out version of its popular pick-up model, at the Frankfurt motor show next week.
Following last year's concept designs, Mercedes-Benz has revealed the production version of its first pick-up, the X-Class.
Sales of new vans in the UK are still growing, though the increase was a modest 1.2 per cent in January. Heavy vans led the rise, smaller versions slipping.
Fiat enters the pick-up market with the Fullback, a double-cab which is effectively a rebadged Mitsubishi L200, and all the better for it.
SsangYong has updated its Korando with a new, more powerful diesel engine and transmission, and revived the name of one of the brand's first models sold.
Toyota launches the eighth-generation version of its iconic Hilux with the aim of appealing not just to those who need it as a workshop but SUV buyers too.