Mazda BT-50

New BT50 Revealed

Mazda have just released their all new BT-50 ute. Whilst the previous BT-50 was based on the Ford Ranger, they have now switched camps to Isuzu. This means the new BT-50 shares its underpinnings and engines with the new...

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2022 Ford Ranger Hybrid

2022 Ford Ranger

The Ford Ranger has emerged over the last decade or so as a major competitor to the Toyota HiLux, and is a favourite for many tradies. It’s looked pretty similar over much of that time though…  The T6 Ranger,...

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Tradies Car Insurance

Top 5 Mistakes Tradies make with Car Insurance

Do you consider the insurance on your work ute or van to be business insurance?  Plenty of tradies don’t, but they should… We’ve put together a list of the top five traps to avoid when insuring your work vehicle....

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Tradies Ute & Trailer

Car insurance for tradies

You might know Trade Risk as the go-to company for tradies public liability and tool insurance. But what about your ute, van or truck? We’ve never promoted the fact that we can insure vehicles, but it’s certainly something that...

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Astra loaded with timber

Who needs a ute?

Australia was the birthplace of the ute, and for decades they’ve been used by tradies all over the country. But do we really need utes?  These guys would suggest they are not required… Not even a lack of roof...

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Mercedes-Benz Ute

The Tradie’s Mercedes

Times have changed since the Holden one tonner was the tradies ute of choice. Over the last few decades the Japanese utes have taken over, with the Toyota Hilux becoming the most popular vehicle in Australia. But the Europeans...

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