Just one look at the local sales charts will show you that South Africans love their bakkies. It’s a segment that is dominated by the likes of the Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger, both which offer not only the best of a bakkie and what the conventional bakkie owner looks for in his or her vehicle, but also modern touches that provide a level of comfort not offered in bakkies 10 years ago. Does the Mitsubishi Triton have what it takes to be a strong competitor in this field? Watch the video to find out.
Spec: 2.4-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel/ 133kW / 430Nm
Price: R599 900 (2.4 Di-D 4×4 AT)
5-year/90 000km service plan and
3-year/100 000km manufacturer’s warranty