Re: xtra cycle vs. ute
- --- In email@example.com, Cathode Ray <ray@...> wrote:
>Saw many Holden, Nissan and Ford Utes in Sydney a couple of weeks ago. More's the pity that GM scrapped plans to bring the Holden Ute here. I may be green, but crikey the SS-V is a nice car!
> Here in Australia ute is short for utility, a small truck based on a
> sedan chassis. I think these are called pickups in USA.
> Utes are very popular in Australia. About half the cars parked in my
> street are utes, including mine.