PowerTorque Magazine is Australia’s leading heavy truck and trailer technology magazine for people who buy, operate and drive trucks and trailers. Its editorial content is focused on the On-Highway truck and trailer market with reports on the latest developments in engine and components, in-depth road tests, corporate and product and equipment analysis. Each issue contains TrailerTorque, a section devoted specifically to the latest technology in the trailer and bodywork industries and ForkTorque. a section profiling the latest developments in materials handling.

PowerTorque Magazine provides the latest news and technical information to all members of the transport industry, from drivers to senior management, fleet operators and maintenance and operations management.

PowerTorque Magazine is a strategic alliance partner with the National Road Transport Operators Association (NatRoad), with all members receiving a copy as part of their membership package. The 1200 + members of NATRoad are responsible for the fleet operations of over 7000 commercial vehicles.

This high quality, bi-monthly printed publication is distributed through news agencies in Australia and New Zealand and is also available for digital download to subscribers through the iTunes App store, Google Play and PocketMags


“Australia’s Leading Truck And Trailer Technology Magazine”

PowerTorque editorial content:


  • New technology and Innovation
  • Fleet operator profiles
  • Alternative fuel technology
  • Trailer and bodybuilding innovation
  • Road test programmes
  • Finance and leasing options

Core Readership Demographics:

  • Fleet owners, senior and middle fleet management in operations and maintenance.
  • Company drivers and owner drivers
  • Maintenance personnel
  • Technical training and industry education instructors

PowerTorque print run: 22,000* copies –

Readership: 70,400*



PowerTorque Magazine will accept advertisements supplied on disk for publication or a high resolution pdf by email to info@motoringmatters.com.au

PDF Files

You may provide a high resolution PDF file which has been created through Acrobat Distller.

Full page and DPS adverts must be centred on the page and include a minimum 5mm bleed with crop marks offset by 6mm.

The printer resolution should be 2400dpi.

Colour mark up is CMYK with graphics no less than 300dpi.

All fonts must be embedded in the file.

Please supply a colour proof with your advertisement as PowerTorque Magazine cannot be held responsible for reproduction problems if a colour proof is not provided as a print guide.


As PowerTorque Magazine is perfect bound please create the spread as two separate pages and save them as single left and right pages.

Mechanical Data

Double page spread Trim With 5mm bleed
on all sides
(as single L and R hand pages) 297 h x 210mm w 307 h x 220mm w
Full page 297 h x 210mm w 307 h x 220mm w
1/2 page (horizontal bleeding off page) 145 h x 210mm w 155 h x 220mm w
1/2 page (horizontal text area only) 135 h x 185mm w N/A
1/2 page (vertical bleeding off page) 297 h x 100mm w 307 h x 110mm w
1/2 page (vertical text area only) 277 h x 90mm w N/A
1/3 page (horizontal bleeding off page) 95 h x 210mm w 105 h x 220mm w
1/3 page (horizontal text area only) 85 h x 185mm w N/A
1/3 page (vertical bleeding off page) 297 h x 70mm w 307 h x 80mm w
1/3 page (vertical text area only) 277 h x 60mm w N/A

As PowerTorque Magazine is perfect bound with a 6mm hinge for the spine that can conceal up to 6mm of the inside edge of a page. It is important to allow for this and we recommend placing any important text or image no closer than 14 mm to the inside edge of the page.

We also require a 5mm bleed with the crop marks off-set 5mm.

For further information regarding advertising opportunities within PowerTorque Magazine in Australia, New Zealand and North America, plus website opportunities please contact:

Motoring Matters Magazine Group
Telephone: 07 49464658  Mobile: 0418 236 972
Email: advert@powertorque.com.au

Published by Motoring Matters Pty Ltd
PO Box 271AB Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Tel: 07 49464658
Email: info@motoringmatters.com.au