how far can you push a truck?

How Far Can You Push a Truck?

Attendees at the upcoming Brisbane Truck Show should be able to answer the question, how far can you push a …
T610 tested on a typical line-haul run

T610 Tested on a Typical Line-haul Run

The Kenworth PowerTorque took on a 2,000km trip on the Bruce Highway from Brisbane to Mackay and return saw the …
a new truck building system

A New Truck Building System

Mack’s Anthem is not just a new cabin design; this is a new truck building system with all of the …
the Hino 700 dripfeed continues

The Hino 700 Dripfeed Continues

With small snippets of information about the new model on its way, the Hino 700 dripfeed continues with another release …
the return of the BlackBerry

The Return of the BlackBerry

An announcement this week sees the return of the BlackBerry name continuing, as the former maker of early mobile phones …
NHVR is looking at the next chapter for PBS

NHVR is Looking at the Next Chapter for PBS 

The Performance Based Standards Scheme continues to go from strength to strength and now the NHVR is looking at the …
the heart of trucking health

The Heart of Trucking Health

A joint effort between the Queensland Trucking Association and Heart of Australia, is an initiative going to the heart of …
roadworthy blitz is coming soon

Roadworthy Blitz Is Coming Soon

The trucking industry has been warned and should be prepared, because the latest roadworthy blitz is coming soon, next month, in …

 

 

 

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expansion and diversity fuel growth

Expansion and Diversity Fuel Growth

Malec Brothers Transport is an Australian family-owned company which has seen substantial expansion and diversity fuel growth. 
new breed of operator, trucker or influencer?

New Breed of Operator, Trucker or Influencer?

PowerTorque’s European Correspondent, Will Shiers, met a new breed of tech-savvy haulier, but is Daniel Louisy a new breed of …
relentlessly pursued their trucking dream

Relentlessly Pursued Their Trucking Dream

David and Virginia Carswell, owners of DNV Transport, have relentlessly pursued their trucking dream of building a successful container carrying …
an opportunity to start their own business

An Opportunity to Start Their Own Business

When an opportunity to start their own business arose in 1979, both Dave and Kev Murada had completed mechanical apprenticeships, …
spider wheels, mechanical suspension and mechanically controlled engines

Spider Wheels, Mechanical Suspension and Engines

Having the latest and greatest in trucking technology is not a high priority for Steven and Kate Thurston, who operate …