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PROSTAR PERFECT | COMPANY PROFILE-Internationals are back on track with Booyal Quarries

Internationals are back on track with Booyal Quarries There’s something rather nostalgic about thinking back to when you were first allowed to ‘drive’ a vehicle. For Booyal Quarries owner Bruce Evans, that experience was at the age of eight, at the controls of his father’s International Harvester bulldozer. Bruce eventually graduated from the ‘dozer to drive his first truck, an ...

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Brand Building | TRUCK REVIEW – ProStar

Can International rebuild its brand in the face of stiff European and American competition? – Words by Brenton O’Connor Following our earlier evaluation of the ProStar in day-cabin version, configured as a rigid tipper and dog trailer application, PowerTorque is back behind the wheel of a sleeper-cabin version, putting it through its paces on a B-double run from Sydney to ...

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Groundhog Day- Return of International Truck Brand | TRANSPORT NEWS

The return of the International Truck brand reignites the relationship with the Australian operator.  It’s been no secret that the International brand was going to be relaunched in Australia, with plenty of talk and publicity around the introduction of the International ProStar to the local market. It was over two years ago when the ProStar made its public debut in ...

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The International Focus

Navistar changes its emphasis to promote the International brand as the company gradually improves its performance – Chris Mullett reports from the Mid America Truck Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky From all accounts, Navistar is very much back on the road towards recovery. Under the guidance of ex-General Motors executive Troy Clarke, the current management team has spearheaded a major ...

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Mexican Wave

Dave Whyte heads to Mexico and the Escobedo plant operated by Navistar The increasing popularity of CAT Trucks in Australia, and the renaming of the local office to Navistar Auspac, has raised a few eyebrows, and a few questions around what is behind the rebranding. It has also tweaked a lot of people’s interest in regard to Navistar itself. On ...

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Cat Stretch

What lies ahead for the future of Navistar and CAT Trucks – Dave Whyte provides an overview. The history of Cat Trucks in Australia is an interesting one. Having enjoyed a very strong following from a band of loyal Cat operators the withdrawal from the Australian on-highway engine market was sudden, leaving many of its traditional customers frustrated that the ...

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A New Star for the International Group

Stand by for some serious lessons in style as Navistar reforms its products to present a unified design. Words and images by Chris Mullett It has to be six or seven years ago, that, while flying out to Louisville for one of the earlier trucking expos, I was fortunate to sit next to an American on the plane who liked ...

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Into the Looking Glass

Where the future lies for Navistar There’s something uniquely American about the fortunes of Navistar International Corporation. For starters, it is certainly international by name, and, by virtue of its global operations, it’s also international by nature. The Navistar umbrella encompasses the International truck brand, ICBus, Monaco, Workhorse, Mahindra Navistar, MaxxForce, MWM and the brand of Navistar Defense, Financial and ...

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