WHENEVER I hear the name Hilux I think of one of my favourite episodes. Aired several years ago, when the motoring show was still innovative and cool, then-host Jeremy Clarkson tried his best to destroy a red Toyota Hilux, which he had dubbed the after “watching news footage of various people in the Middle East shooting

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