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The Mercury Cars Guide : February 27th 2010
Saturday, February 27, 2010 Classifieds 62 300 400 carsguide.com.au ---23 MARKING THEIR TERRITORY: The latest models of Nissan's Navara and Pathfinder will reach Australia in May. Nissan playing it safe Down Under It's only a mid-life facelift, but Nissan is clearly pointing to its conservative future with the new Navara and Pathfinder. Neil Dowling reports It's an expensive engine and we have to be careful that it doesn't push the Navara and Pathfinder into price segments where it won't be justified.' NISSAN'S 2010 versions of the Navaro and Pathfinder are virtually ident- ical to their current incarnations and will retain the same petrol V6 and a more muscular four-cylinder turbo-diesel en- gine range. ESC becomes standard, taking the ute into safer territory. The bad news for Australian performance- seekers is that the European-spec Navara and Pathfinder, to be unveiled at next week's Geneva Motor Show, come with an optional 170kW/550Nm three-litre V6 turbo-diesel. Nissan Australia corporate communications boss Jeff Fisher says that engine isn't in the new line-up when the refreshed wagon and ute arrive here in May. ''It's not for our market, at least not yet,'' he says. ''There may be a trickle-down through the markets in the future. It's an expensive engine and we have to be careful that it doesn't push the Navara and Pathfinder into price segments where it won't be justified. ''I understand that the V6 is more for a sports- oriented vehicle in Europe.' The Renault's V6 turbo-diesel is the same unit that slots into the next Patrol. Nissan's Navara is Europe's best-selling ute and its covered twin, the Pathfinder, is also up there on the sales charts. It's not the same story in Australia, where Pathfinder has a 1.9 per cent segment share compared with Holden Captiva at 21.7 per cent and Toyota Prado at 17.5 per cent. However, the Navara 4WD models are second only to the Toyota Hilux. For 2010 the 2.5-litre turbo-diesel four gets an 11 per cent rise in both power and torque to 140kW and 450Nm respectively. Nissan claims the engine tweaks have better fuel economy, now 8.5l/100km --- an improve- ment of 1.3l/100km --- for the manual trans- mission model. Emissions have slipped from 40g/km CO2 to 224g/km. The Euro option is a new direct-injection V6 turbo-diesel from the Renault Nissan Alliance. This narrow-vee engine --- its angle is a mere 65 degrees --- has a 16:1 compression ratio that has been lowered to improve fuel economy, emis- sions and noise, vibration and harshness. It has a large single turbocharger, mounted within the vee of the engine, an intercooler, and the latest-generation Bosch 1800-bar common- rail fuel injection with piezo injectors. Power is 170kW and torque is 550Nm, the latter from 1700rpm and flat through to 2500rpm. It has 500Nm from 1500rpm. Nissan says the engine in the Pathfinder will pull a 3500kg load, while the Navara is good for 3000kg. Externally the Aussie-bound ute and wagon get a touch-up with a new bonnet, grille and bumper (the latter adding 80mm to the length), with xenon headlights for the Pathfinder and optional 18-inch alloys. New equipment includes the Nissan Connect Premium touch-screen satellite navigation system, a premium Bose sound system and a rear-view camera. There is also a speed limiter incorporated into the existing cruise control system. Electronic stability control, already standard on the Pathfinder, gets added to the Navara specifications. The 2.5-litre turbo-diesel engine vehicles debut at next week's Geneva Motor Show and go on sale in Europe in April. The V6 versions follow two months later. Australia gets the new models in May with the 2.5 turbo-diesel and four-litre petrol V6. Caravans & Trailers CAMPING / box trailers, trailer tents, ute back tents, electrical setups, camping kitchens, storage and other accessories. 100% Tasmanian owned. 18004DELIGHT / 0438 137 604 www.CampersDelight.com.au 0 CARAVAN 26FT Older style, suit live in, 2 rooms, 1 dbl, 2 sgl beds, toilet, shwr $8,500 ono. Ph 0409 660 808. 1 CARAVANS X2 1 Pop up with annex, $3,500 ono. 1 Cabana with annex, $5,500 ono. Set up for insepction, excellent cond, Ph 0408 992 467 or 0439 205 687. 0 DAIHATSU MIRA TOW CAR 91, exc cond, ready to hook up and go $3,995. 0418 120 129. 0 Cnr Amy St. & Main Rd. Moonah Ph: 6273 4666 www.kingcaravans.com.au 98 Gumnut 6x4 Tent Trailer $4,850 DRIVEAWAY was$5,165, now 08 Club Kamperoo Off-Road Tent Trailer Slide-out kitchen $18,990 DRIVEAWAY was$19,990, now CARAVANS GET READY FOR EASTER!! PRE-LOVED TENT TRAILERS Fiat Ducato '04 Maxivan T/diesel, 26K, shower/toilet, LCD TV/DVD, many extras $72,990 ono - SELECT AUTOS Ph 6229 1633. 0FORD TRANSIT CAMPER '97 Poptop, as new fitout, priv room, 110K, $41,990 ono. Select Autos, 6229 1633. 0 GOLF LT 2005 16ft caravan, awning, a/c, stove/grill, m/wave, 110L 3 way fridge, radio/CD, LCD TV, Wineguard ant, extras, vgc, $29,900 neg. 0409 942 925 0 HIGHLIGHTER ADS Make your ad stand out from the rest! Ask the operator for a price when next placing your car ad for Saturday. Ph 62 300 400. 1 JAYCO EAGLE 2002 wind up, sleeps 6, very good condition, full annex, bed flys, stabilizers, electric brakes, $17,500 ono. Ph 0418 179 329. 1 JAYCO FINCH 2003 Exc cond, bed flies, $14,500 ono. Ph 0409 791 486 1 CO G 2 JAYCO HERITAGE 25' '02, expand lounge, ensuite, full annexe, exc cond, $43,990 ono Select Autos, 6229 1633. 0JAYCO POP TOP, 16ft 9, island double bed, new up- holstery and curtains. Full oven and microwave, TV/ video/DVD/CD/stereo/set top box. Many extras incl 2400 watt inverter set up to run van self sufficiently. Exc cond. $13,500. Ph 0417 106 652. 0 JAYCO STIRLING 24ft as new family caravan, 3 bunk beds and queen size bed, $49,500. Ph 0418 996 171 0 JAYCO 03 HERITAGE 21.65 c'van 4 bunk, sep tlt shwr, vgc, $35,000. 6227 8292. 0MAZDA T3500 1989 vgc, 135,000km $16,000 Ph 0407 736 606 Regent Grand Tourer pop top 19' 6, single beds, exc cond $25,000 ph 0419 549 669. 0 MILLARD 17FT CARAVAN 12 mths reg, exc cond $3,500 ono Ph 0447 837 762 0 MAZDA T4000 WINNEBAGO 71,000ks, american divan lounge, swivel chairs, shower/ toilet, 4 burner stove, oven, m/wave, new house batteries and new starting batteries, new rev camera. $72,000 ono. Ph 6264 2151. 0 MERCEDES BENZ 2000 MB100D, 2.5L, diesel, LWB, 2 seater, 191,000ks, 1 owner, reg services, new battery, comes with fully encl clip on canvas annexe, ready to fit out as camper or use as commercial van, vgc, reg 4/10, $9,000 ono. 6261 3113 or 0419 812 777. 0 OZPIG COOKER / HEATER Fully collapsible 0400 544 105 www.netpresent.com.au 0 OZTRAIL Camper Trailers Cheapest in Tassie, from $4,499 Austins Caravans Somerset Ph 6435 2643 0 SLIDE-ON CAMPER ''Austin-Star'' $28,950 (NEW) Austins Caravans Somerset. Ph 6435 2643 0To Book Your Space Call 62 300 500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org 1 TOYOTA COASTER 1981 motor home, 5 spd diesel, 3 way fridge, gas stove, shower, toilet, many extras. Ph 6267 9677 or 0407 415 321 0 TRADESMANS TRAILER hydraulic sides lift-up, b/in storage, 2yo, black in colour, 12 mth rego $2,000. 0439 208 080 0 TRAILER Falcon ute tub trailer, elec brakes, hand brake, 10 months rego, rated to 1300 kgs $950 ono. Ph 0417 001 876. 1 TRAILER 8X5 reg, dual axle, hyd brakes, good cond, $2,200.. 0412 298 290. 1 TRAILERS KING TRAILERS For all your boat and box trailer needs. Over 100 in stock. Ready to go King Trailer Industries 5-9 Florence St, Moonah PH: 6228 0317 2WANTED - OLDER CARAVAN gd cond, 18' approx, sleep 4-6 gas fridge/stove 6248 7169 0 Wanted 15-16ft caravan alum frame, 4 berth, good cond, up to $5,500. Ph 0439 701 579. 0White Beach Tourist park PERMANENT SITE 24ft Viscount caravan with solid Bondor annexe (7 mtrs)incl lounge room and bunk room, sleeps max 6, fully furn, private back yard, pergola, BBQ and shed, $22,000 ono plus annual park fees. ph 0417 161 002 0WINDSOR 28½ft, shower, kitchen, 2 brms. Readvertised due to non payer - $8,800. Ph 0438 500 979 0 MORE CARS! There are more cars in CARSguide Extra. To find them, look in the index of today's classifieds. DEADLINE FOR CARSGUIDE 8PM THURSDAY 1 Machinery CLOSING TIMES CARS GUIDE LINE ADS ONLY New ads/cancellations THURSDAY 8 PM For Saturday's CARSGUIDE Phone 62 300 400 2AAA Buy all types agricultural and industrial machinery etc. Dudley Clarke PL 62 681 234 0 AIR COMPRESSOR trailer type, 125 cfm, no reg, $1,500. Ph 0408 121 635. 0BOBCAT 323 1.6 ton exca- vator, 1000 hours, 1 owner, $24,000 ono. May trade. Ph 6261 4985 or 0429 422 847 0Clarke BOB CAT 763 $17,500 ono. Ph 0409 678596 1 COMMERCIAL CHAINSAW Stihl 660 Magnum, spare bar/ chains $850 ono 6248 6006 0 Concrete Mixer Electric, $350. Ph 6260 1034 1ENJOY working with words? Try your skill with the giant crossword puzzle each week in The Sunday Tasmanian. 0 The place that has more expert opinions than any other. carsguide.com.au and in Saturday's Mercury. EXCAVATOR - near new Komatsu PC 50mr. Only 150 hours, 3 buckets and pipes with tilter hitch. Ph 0418 121 717 0 FIRE PUMP Quality Aussie Brand. 6.5hp, 2x50mm, 2x25mm outlets, 3m lift, 63m head, 630l/min, $399. Ph 0423 286 661. 0 GENERATOR 6.5kva Elect start, battery inc, 13hp GX390, still in box, un- opened never used, suit house, back up or tradesman, worth $2,600, sell $1,590 delivered. Phone 0401 458 896. 0 GENERATOR low spd silent diesel, low hrs, ex demo, as new, 15kva $4,990: 18.75kva $5,290: 25kva $5,790. Ph 0419 979 663. 0 GENERATORS Quality Aussie Brand. 7.5kva Pure Sine Wave Key and cordless remote start $1,849. 10kva Key start, $1,999. 10kva Cordless remote start and auto idle fuel saver, $2,249. 10kva Tradesman, $1,299. Ph: 0419 979 663. 0 QUICK HITCH ECH Hydraulic to suit 6 or 7 tonne excavator, 45mm pin size, $1,500 ono. Ph 0409 970 493. 1 SHIPPING CONTAINERS New and used 20 and 40ft. Best prices in Tasmania. Statewide delivery. 0418 120 531 / 0408 385 314 0SELL it Sunday --- more people have more time of a Sunday to read your classified advertise- ments. Sell it Sunday --- Phone 62 300 400 and let the Sunday Tasmanian work for you. 0 SLASHERS, CARRYALLS and grader blades. See Hollander Imports. 6234 5799. 0 VOLVO F10 S/AXLE, 300HP 16spd, unreg. $10,000ono. 22' steel. tray, t/locks, 10.00.20 tyres on rims, Hino cab, 15spd road ranger, Volvo 6 rod susp comp, 1½ tonne, 3ph gantry winch, gas water heater. Tea Tree. 0407 129 562. 0 WANTED TO BUY truck tipper body..0409 614 457 0 Wanted Tractor up to $5,000. Ph 0409 251 001 1 2032707-09 A division of Ruralco AUCTION Forestry Equipment - Prime Movers -- Excavators -- Loaders - Chip Bins -- Work Vehicles & Chippers Thursday March 18 at 10.30am Account: BR & KF Muskett & Sons 43 Hamilton Road, New Norfolk Tas (workshop/yard) -- 40klm from Hobart Due to a change in timber harvesting for Norske Skog equipment has become surplus to requirements. All machinery well maintained & serviced Inspection by appointment from March 9 Public inspection Wednesday March 17 from 10.00am -- 3.00pm Catalogues available from 2/3/10 - $3.00 NO BUYERS PREMIUM - GST will apply Images available www.robertsltd.com.au - (go to Livestock then Clearing Sales) Enquiries: Robert Drummond 0418 132763 Email: email@example.com WELDER, engine driven, DC generator, 260 amps, on H/D trailer, $1,800 ono. Ph 6239 9972 or 0448 576 126 0 MORE CARS! There are more cars in CARSguide Extra. To find them, look in the index of today's classifieds. DEADLINE FOR CARSGUIDE 8PM THURSDAY 1
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