Since 1970, Capricorn have been helping auto repairers get a better deal, and in recent years the cooperative has turned their attention to assisting those in trucking and transport too. Read more
A smart eye on the business landscape and an opportunity to increase services to their customers has seen farm machinery dealership Rocky River Ag successfully expand into truck parts and service, thanks to their relationship with leading aftermarket truck and trailer parts retailer, with the Truckline partnership keeping farmers moving. Read more
Since it began, back in 2014, the Penske Truck Rental fleet has grown to over 200 vehicles. Now, the business has decided it’s time for a refresh. The fleet tries to keep the average age of its trucks to around 2.5 years old. This means, every year, the rental side of the Penske Commercial Vehicles business will have a supply of four and five year old trucks to sell.
As Australasia’s largest automotive cooperative, we can see Capricorn helping members benefit from the Government’s new equipment tax incentive. The initiative from Capricorn offers finance to its Members as it helps them take advantage of a government program incentivising new equipment purchases.
It’s the day before a long weekend and you’re heading off to catch up with friends. But then a phone call comes in from a customer who’s had a machinery failure and needs help – fast. The afternoon plans are abruptly cut short and it’s back to work. That’s all part of the service for Driveshafts Australia (DSA) whose customers rely on the highest quality product, delivered as quickly and efficiently as possible.
After successfully launching in Australia late last year, the first group of IVECO’s new Stralis X-Way models have left the company’s Melbourne manufacturing facility, destined for IVECO dealerships around the country.
Brown & Hurley Yatala’s ‘Off the Pallet Parts Sale’ is on Friday 12th April 2019. Huge savings on a wide range of truck parts and accessories.
The Road Transport and Truck Driving Industry in Australia is huge, and still growing. Truck drivers are as invested as anyone in prioritising health and safety, with a lot to consider when in charge of a large truck and its load. Appropriate workwear options for a comfortable and secure ride are all part of the equation.
Road transport and the truck industry forms a vital link in the Australian economy, and includes road freight transport and road passenger transport. The industry grew by more than 16 per cent between 2003 to 2015, and continues to grow in 2019.
The Capricorn Rising Stars Apprentice of the Year competition is back in 2019 with more than $20,000 in prizes to help their Members recognise, reward and retain their high performing auto repairers. Read more