PowerTorque People

Alex Gobbo

“We always wanted a C509. I like the truck and I like the livestock side. Truck driving is a bit of a disease, when you are in it you hate it and when you are out of it you want to get back into it.” Alex Gobbo – Driver for Kleine Livestock Haulage 2014 Kenworth C509 6×4 Custom stainless by ...

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Aaron Bugg and Jared Blakeney

” Great morning catching up at Cocklebiddy, enjoying great food at the roadhouse and enjoying being out on the road”. Aaron Bugg and Jared Blakeney

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Geoff and Liz Dobe

“It’s a lifestyle that we enjoy and it enables us to travel together. On the return leg we just put my Landcruiser ute, used as the pilot vehicle, onto the trailer and then we share the driving of the rig back to home base” said Liz Geoff and Liz Dobe of Bulldog Transport. Peterbilt 352 and Kenworth K200

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John Palmer

““To me it’s the Rolls Royce of trucks” John Palmer from J.P Carriers- Peterbilt 388 Short Bonnet

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Kereopa Wihapi

“I made the jump across the ditch 3 years ago and haven’t looked back I always wanted to drive big rigs growing up, I’d walk home from school giving truckers an arm pump in the hope I would get spooked by blaring air horns short after. I started driving heavy vehicles in the army as soon as I left school ...

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Kerry and Terry Wilson

She works for me, I work for her and we both work for the company” Kerry and Terry Wilson owners of T.Wilson Car Carriers Hill Top NSW – Nissan

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Kevin Bailey

“Driving trucks, I’ve been doing it for 30 years. It’s all I know. As an young 18 year old I drove a little Isuzu for a hardware store. My grandfather drove and my great grandfather drove, I’ve got photos of my Great Grandfather at the main street of the Oaks with nine Clydesdales. He used to pull iron ore out ...

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Larry Brewer

“The Employment for young drivers, all the stories I have read in different mag’s & papers is these younger people finding it hard to break into this industry as a professional truck driver, transport companies should put their hand up and take the step into taking them on with personal training and experience with senior drivers (the best way to ...

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Brian Higbee

” Pretty much all stock, just dressed up,” said driver Brian Higbee. 2008 Pete 389 of Rabbit River II is a 2008 model with a 550 CAT, 13-speed transmission and 3.55:1 rears. It’s got 1.25 million miles on it. Brian Higbee USA

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Dale Price

You get an extra four tonnes payload on the 10×4 over the standard eight wheeler, and when you get paid by the tonne it makes sense.” Dale Price of DCP Haulage.

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