WATCH: Bakkie drag race... X-Class vs Hilux vs Ranger vs Triton vs Amarok

Mat Watson and the Carwow gang put five bakkies, namely the Mercedes-Benz X-Class, Ford Ranger, Mitsubishi Triton, Volkswagen Amarok and the Toyota Hilux on the drag strip. 

Head-to-head

The Volkswagen is the most powerful with a 165kW 3.0-litre V6 turbodiesel engine, will it pulverise the competition?

Watch the five best bakkies on sale go head-to-head across a drag race, rolling race and brake test. 

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