Held at the Museum of Fire, Penrith, the third annual Western Star Trucks Show ‘n Shine supplied plenty of entertainment, with Shell V-Power Racing Team Supercar drivers Fabian Coulthard and Scott McLaughlin favorites among attendees. Other attractions included dodgem cars, a super slide, food trucks, Hype band, and lots more.
Supported by Penske Commercial Vehicles dealers Clancy’s Truck and Trailer, Dwyers Truck Centre, and Penske Power Systems Sydney, the stellar display was judged across several categories with ‘Truck of the Show’ awarded to JT’s Earthworks and Bulk Haulage’s 4800 tipper sporting a liftable lazy axle.
The Show n Shine award winners included:
Best Western Star under 5 years : KS Easter
Best Western Star under 10 years (5-10 years): Hi-Tech Heavy Haulage
Best Western Star over 10 years (10 & beyond): North Queensland Truck and Machinery Movements
Best Western Star Fleet: Hitchcocks Haulage
Best Western Star Rigid/Tipper: JT’s Earthworks and Bulk Haulage
Best White Truck (heritage): Hitchcocks Haulage