Events & Shows

The Bold and the Brave

Can Navistar increase its market share globally? PowerTorque looks at the options available There’s nothing predictable about Navistar, other than knowing its media presentations will contain a considerable amount of rhetoric and conjecture that will stir up the other truck manufacturers in unison. The casual onlooker will walk away from listening to Jim Hebe, Senior Vice President, North American sales ...

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Trailers out West

North American Truck Show The North American trailer market lags behind Australia when it comes to technology and safety – A report from the Mid-America Truck Show   The North American truck manufacturers are very forward thinking in some areas, with systems such as Bendix Wingman providing drivers with lane departure assistance, adaptive cruise control and radar identification of obstacles ...

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Business Building

Want Transport shows its professionalism as it grows its fleet One of the great things about local truck shows, and Casino was no exception, is that it enables the PowerTorque team to catch up with local operators that don’t often take time off from their work. There is no easy way to manage trucks, and generally the time involved in ...

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Casino Truck Show

 The beef capital of NSW puts out the welcome mat You could be forgiven for thinking that Casino was named after a great gambler, but you’d be wrong. The town was named after the Casino Station and is among one of Australia’s largest beef cattle centres. As the regional hub of the cattle industry, the town sits on the Richmond ...

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Country Conversation

If you want to talk about trucks, there’s nowhere better over the Queen’s Birthday weekend than Alexandra During most weeks Alexandra is a relatively sleepy town that sits on the crossroads of the Maroondah Highway and the Goulburn Valley Highway in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range. Melbourne lies off to the southwest, by about 130 km, and the ...

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