Tag Archives: Freightliner Argosy


Transmission Upgrades for 2020 The NACV in Atlanta is for media the gift that goes on giving, as tucked away in various corners of the Expo were a host of interesting new developments. Space, or rather a restriction on unlimited space in PowerTorque’s December issue, meant that some of our news has carried over into this issue. Detroit continues to ...

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Customer Connection | COMPANY PROFILE – AGM Heavy Haul

Success for AGM Heavy Haul comes from keeping the customer informed and satisfied. – Report by Chris Mullett – Photography by Mark Bean After 30 years of representing a major international manufacturer of mining and construction equipment, Lawrie Mills, with his wife Michelle, decided to branch out on their own to fill a need for improved customer service. It had ...

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Freightliner matches the Movember Movement | TRANSPORT NEWS

Through 2018 Freightliner Trucks has partnered with Movember, an organisation that focuses on men’s health, with a special focus on men’s mental health. To celebrate the association, the number 14 Freightliner Racing Commodore of Tim Slade and the Freightliner Coronado race team transporter will each sport a moustache at this weekend’s final Supercar championship round in Newcastle. “When people see the mo’, ...

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Freightliner’s Argosy comes to the end of the road | TRANSPORT NEWS

Freightliner Australia has announced that in 18 months time the Argosy cabover range will cease production, ending an era of the company offering both cabover and conventional models. Replaced by the all-new Cascadia, the decision to cease manufacturing ends a history that spans two decades, since it arrived on the Australian market in 1999. “It is fitting that we will ...

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FAMILY TIES | COMPANY PROFILE – Kelly Transport of Toowoomba

Kelly Transport of Toowoomba celebrates four generations of trucking When a member of the family works with trucks, it’s something they share with all their relatives, and it’s only a matter of time before another cousin, sister or brother gets behind the wheel. PowerTorque caught up with Mitch Kelly at the Kelly Transport terminal in Toowoomba recently, to learn how ...

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Limited Edition

The ADTRANS Trucks Group has launched a Limited Edition Argosy, and it’s just what the Freightliner brand needed.  Freightliner Australia has been having a troubled year, not withstanding the arrival in April and then sudden departure just a matter of some weeks later by its new general manager, Kristi Walker. Prior to heading to Australia Ms. Walker held the position ...

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