Driven: Xtreme Toyotas built for the desert
Arctic Trucks – who made the vehicle Top Gear took to the North Pole – have built some new ones. And these are for sand…
Posted: 11 Apr 2012
Pimped? No. Different? Positively. Ridges and knolls are absorbed with much less fuss than the FJ, and power from the grey-market 4.0-litre 240bhp V6 leaves the Hilux floundering behind. The extra mass and tyre width suits the dunes, smoothing them out like a massive butter knife - of the three, it's the most likely to make the desert do things its way.