Includes vehicles designed primarily for the carriage of people, such as cars, station wagons and people movers. Please note that this description is not directly comparable to the definition of passenger vehicles in ABS collections (such as the Motor Vehicle Census) which includes four-wheel drive passenger vehicles.
Describes light trucks which includes: trucks, buses, vans, all terrain wagons, pick-up/cab chassis (whether four-wheel drive or not) with a gross vehicle mass of 2.5 to 3.5 tonnes. Also included are heavy trucks and buses, with a gross vehicle mass exceeding 3.5 tonnes. Includes four-wheel drive passenger vehicles.
This page last updated 20 June 2006