Author Archives: Maree Mullett

UD Trucks Offers ‘The Ultimate Test Drive’; an All New Quon for an entire year | TRANSPORT NEWS

 UD Trucks is offering all Australian businesses the chance to win an All New Quon for an entire year. The competition is now open  and offers the lucky winner a UD Quon prime mover in either a GK 17 420; GW 26 420 or GW 26 460 an entire year. Boasting Euro VI rated emissions and technologies like the Traffic Eye ...

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Goldhofer and Trail King – Moving the World Together | TRANSPORT NEWS

Goldhofer and Trail King Industries, two highly respected brands in the heavy haul industry, are teaming up to promote and support each other’s products both in the United States and around the world. Founded in 1705, Goldhofer has grown to a global company as a manufacturer and distributor of semitrailers and dual lane transporter for on-road special transports, off-road modular ...

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HINO MOTORS ENTERS INTO STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH VOLKSWAGEN TRUCK & BUS | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Motors, Ltd. and Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH have signed an agreement aiming to build a mutually beneficial strategic long-term partnership. Based on their common ideas, both companies will further explore each other’s capabilities to cooperate in logistics and traffic solution research, existing and new technologies as well as in procurement. The evaluation of technology cooperation will focus on ...

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RYCO EXTENDS FILTER SERVICING SOLUTIONS WITH NEW OIL FILTER CAP RANGE | TRANSPORT NEWS

Leading filter manufacturer RYCO has released a new range of Oil Filter caps enabling mechanics to replace cracked or worn oil filter caps. They come supplied with the required seals, are made of high strength glass filled nylon or aluminium cap designs for long service life and list torque values to provide correct tightening guidance. The provision of torque values is ...

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MACK MOVES | TRUCK REVIEW – MACK ANTHEM

Mack plays its Anthem to announce a new direction in on-highway ability. It’s all systems go for Mack Trucks North America, as from January this year the company swings into action to deliver the latest addition to the Mack Trucks range, the Anthem, on the American market. For Mack Trucks this is the new, next-generation highway hero. The Mack Anthem ...

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PENRITH TRUCK SHOW 2018| EVENTS & SHOWS

Warren Caves takes a weekend off to visit the Penrith Working Truck Show – Photography by Torque it Up  Having started out in our bi-centennial year of 1988, the Penrith Working Truck Show this year celebrates its 31st event and retains its reputation for remaining a highly popular date on the truck show calendar. This year, as always, there was ...

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BURKINSHAWS TRANSPORT of Wagga Wagga | CUSTOM & CLASSIC

Warren Caves focuses on Burkinshaws Transport of Wagga Wagga Words and photography by Warren Caves – Torque it-up Photography Since the first all Australian-built cabover Kenworth, the K125CR, rolled off the production line in 1971, Kenworth K-Series trucks have had a familiar presence on Australian roads. The K104 and K108 models were a product of evolution from earlier variants, and ...

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Scania starts its home run | TRANSPORT NEWS

As the dust settles on the launch activities of Scania as it introduces the New Generation Truck Range to the Australian market, in Scandinavia and Western Europe where the new range is already on the market the reaction has been extremely positive. Henrik Henriksson, President and CEO of Scania Trucks worldwide has announced that net sales rose to a record ...

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NEW HOME FOR ISUZU TRUCKS ON GOLD COAST | TRANSPORT NEWS

Isuzu Australia Limited’s (IAL) Managing Director and CEO, Ms Hiroko Yaguchi, recently joined Director and COO, Phil Taylor, other IAL staff plus customers and guests to celebrate the unveiling of Gold Coast Isuzu’s new purpose-built, state of the art, 6,000-square metre truck centre on a 4.4-hectare site. Gold Coast Isuzu is a key part of the Frizelle Automotive Group, founded ...

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Scania wins the Green Truck Award – again | TRANSPORT NEWS

A Scania R 500 won this year’s “Green Truck Award” by a healthy margin. The German fuel test focuses on lowest fuel consumption. Scania’s new truck generation, with its updated 13-litre engine ensured that Scania took the prize – again. European hauliers appreciate the lowest fuel consumption, highest average speeds and lowered C02 effects that help to keep costs and ...

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