Events & Shows

Lockhart On Show

If you like country friendliness mixed with interesting trucks, the Lockhart Truck Show was worth the visit. Getting away from the main highways for a Saturday in the country for PowerTorque recently meant a trip down the Hume and then branching off at Wagga Wagga for the run down through to Lockhart. The town of Lockhart hosts the National Historic ...

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Brisbane On Show

Australia’s premier truck and trailer show gears up for another record-breaking event With a heritage spanning 43 years, the Brisbane Truck Show for 2013 looks like breaking all former records. Organised by the Commercial Vehicle Industry Association of Queensland, this is the Aussie truck show that’s run by the industry, for the industry. As the Expo settles in for the ...

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Trailer Torque

Does the European trailer industry have the answer for increased productivity? PowerTorque looks at some of the options on display at the IAA Truck Show in Hannover. With a history of building trailers that spans over 75 years, German company, Kögel, is one of the three leading semitrailer manufacturers in Europe. Headquartered in the Bavarian town of Burtenbach, Kögel also ...

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Shifting Technology – IAA Truck Show

PowerTorque reports on the latest innovation for transmissions on display at the IAA in Hannover As the largest truck and equipment expo in Europe, the IAA at Hannover acts like a magnet for anyone interested in owning and operating commercial vehicles and equipment. As a way of understanding the sheer scale of the event, imagine our own Melbourne or Sydney ...

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European Interlude

The IAA Show in Hannover provides industry executives with the perfect global lectern With due appreciation to the Scottish poet, Robert Burns, there’s a considerable benefit to be gained by being given “the gift to see ourselves as other see us”. The largest truck show in Europe enables industry leaders to provide predictions of all kinds, some positive and others ...

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