Chinese manufacturers GWM and LDV made the top 10, sitting within only a few hundred sales ahead of each other.
Volkswagen is gearing up for its next-generation Amarok to launch later this year in Australia, which may change its standing come the end of June 2023.
Australian ute (4×4 and 4×2 combined) sales, Q1 2023
Ford doesn’t sell as many 4×2 Rangers compared to the Toyota HiLux, but makes up for it with 4×4 sales.
The HiLux remains comfortable in the top two, and Isuzu has a buffer to its nearest rival in fourth place.
There’s only a small gap between the Mitsubishi Triton and Mazda BT-50 on the charts. With a new Triton due late in 2023, Mitsubishi may start running out of stock late this year.
Australian ute (4×4) sales, Q1 2023
The end of 2021 saw the Haval H9 exit the segment, with a replacement still yet to be confirmed.
Australian ute-based SUV sales, Q1 2023