When we drove the V3 updated 2018 Navara a couple of weeks ago, we found it to be vastly improved. Along with the faster steering, there is one thing that transformed this ute the most: the coil springs. It’s a dual rate setup, which means the coil has different rates at different ends. It’s kind of tricky to explain, so here is a video to show you how they work.



Coil springs are still a relatively new thing for this segment, let alone going into dual-rate territory. It’s a big improvement overall. If you want to check out what lurks under the bonnet of this Navara, check out this video:



What do you think of these changes to the 2018 Nissan Navara? Does this make it one of the best options for a ute on the market? Let us know in the comments below.