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Video of the week: Killing a Toyota Hilux


This week, we introduce you a video where Jeremy Clarkson puts Toyota’s claim that their Hilux pick-up is virtually indestructible to the ultimate test.


  1. John Car11-17-2014

    By “this week”, you mean 2003, don’t you ? 😉

    • Romain Nicolas11-17-2014

      Ahah! Indeed it is a rather old video. I updated the sentence to make it a bit clearer!

  2. John Car11-17-2014

    I was just teasing you, being a fan of the Top Gear series, this is one of the most impressive episodes.
    That car is as tough as my mother in law !
    Toyota has such an incredible quality management policy and it shows when you look at their cars reliability, maybe that’s a good idea for a future article here ?

    • Romain Nicolas11-17-2014

      Yes, I totally agree as I have worked there for a couple of months. I guess I should write an article about their production system (TPS) which is the corner stone of Toyota’s quality management system, but my article bucket list is quite full, so it will take some time!

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