Tag Archives: ISUZU

BRISBANE TRUCK SHOW 2019 | EVENTS

A review of the trucks making the news by Ed Higginson and Chris Mullett. After a two-year wait, Australia’s trucking industry came together in Brisbane for the Southern Hemisphere’s largest truck show at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. With some major advances in trucks showcased less than six months ago in Europe at the IAA Hanover, and in March ...

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Isuzu Australia Aims for Gold in Japan | TRANSPORT NEWS

Held at Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL)’s purpose-built training facility in Truganina, Victoria, this year’s National Technical Skills Competition saw the best Isuzu Trucks technicians from all over the country pit their wits and skills against complex, high-pressured tests, including a written examination. The competition was a close one, with Matthew Radke from Black Truck Sales(Queensland) and Michael Primmer from Winter & Taylor (Victoria) ...

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Isuzu Opens the Gateway for Transurban Queensland | TRANSPORT NEWS

Based in Brisbane, Queensland, and working with Transurban Queensland, Gateway’s typical day sees them work the Transurban open road networks in Brisbane, keeping a keen eye on 60 kilometres of motorways. Gateway’s Operations and Maintenance Manager Simon Kirkpatrick says that they found Isuzu trucks to fit their specific applications well. And with their business growing quickly, their fleet demand has ...

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Sniffers chooses Isuzu Tippers | TRANSPORT NEWS

Isuzu tippers are a firm favourite with the Sniffers Group, the Stapylton, QLD-based company that specialises in all aspects of geotechnical developments, from surveying to earthmoving, plant hire, construction and mining. An Isuzu FTS 139-260 4×4 acts as the fleet service truck, supporting other plant and equipment that includes an eight-wheel twin steer FYH 2000 MWB Auto, an FSR 140-260 ...

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Isuzu Truck range turns 60 | TRANSPORT NEWS – Isuzu Trucks

Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL) and Isuzu Motors Limited (Japan) are jointly celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Isuzu Elf truck range, also known outside of Japan as the N Series. The Elf was first introduced by Isuzu Motors in August 1959 and made available predominantly in Japan and neighbouring Asian countries. The first generation, two-tonne, cab-over design Elf sported a ...

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MYISUZU TRUCK APP | Transport News

Isuzu Trucks launches  user-friendly truck app – right in time for the 2019 Brisbane Truck Show. Developed for first-time truck buyers and existing customers alike MyIsuzu has been specifically developed from the ground up to offer Australian business owners  a solution to road transport solution for their needs. Available on Apple and Android devices (phones and tablets), the new MyIsuzu ...

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Cut and Thrust | TRANSPORT NEWS

West Australian tree specialist company Arbor Guy was founded in 2008 by Managing Director, Guy Badger. Beginning with a small but dedicated three-person team, the business has exploded to an operation employing 28 full-time employees who share a  passion to promote a healthy urban and natural forest for all to enjoy. Day to day, you’ll find the Arbor Guy crews ...

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Pulling the Plug | TRUCK REVIEW – Electric ISUZU TRUCKS

Isuzu gets a plug for adding electricity to its portfolio – report by Ed Higginson Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL) has taken the lead for Japanese importers to the Australian market by launching two EV concept vehicles. With manufacturers across the world quickly rolling out all-electric cars, vans and trucks, its exciting to see Australia’s leading truck brand has locally developed ...

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RELIABLE OUTCOMES | TRUCK REVIEW- Isuzu FX & FY

Isuzu heads towards its 30-year record of market leadership with further refinements for the FX and FY Sales records come and go, but, in the case of Japanese truck maker Isuzu, the company has achieved something that is unmatched by any other manufacturer, in any segment of vehicle manufacturing. Achieving a continual number-one spot for 29 years consecutively as the ...

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Isuzu’s N-Series upgrades for 2019 | TRANSPORT NEWS

The highly popular Isuzu N-Sereis truck range has been upgraded to include Independent Front Suspension (IFS) on key models across its range of light-duty trucks. The introduction of IFS  means a more predictable, car-like drive experience over our local highways and byways. “With most of the NNR line-up, we’ve moved away from a more rigid leaf spring set-up over to ...

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