Tag Archives: Kenworth

PacLease opens for business in Adelaide

The national expansion of the PacLease division across Australia continues with the opening of the eleventh  franchised PacLease location at CMV Trucks, 100 Port Wakefield Road, Cavan, in the Adelaide, South Australia.The new PacLease division at Cavan links with the established CMV Trucks PacLease operations at its Hallam and Bayswater dealerships in Victoria. “We see Truck Rental, Full Service Leasing ...

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The Kenworth Klassic 2017 | REVIEW TRUCK SHOW

PowerTorque’s Warren Caves relives the past lives of the Kenworth clan on display at the annual Clarendon Classic Rally – Images by Torque it Up. The annual Clarendon Classic Rally hosted by the Sydney Antique Machinery Club was held over the weekend of the 16th and 17th of September, and, following on from the success of last year’s inaugural event, ...

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KENWORTH KLASSIC 2017 | EVENT-TRUCK SHOW

PowerTorque’s Warren Caves relives the past lives of the Kenworth clan on display at the annual Clarendon Classic Rally – Images by Torque it Up. The annual Clarendon Classic Rally hosted by the Sydney Antique Machinery Club was held over the weekend of the 16th and 17th of September, and, following on from the success of last year’s inaugural event, ...

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TANKER TORQUE – Simpson Fuel Supplies | TRAILER REVIEW – Holmwood Highgate Tankers

Warren Caves reports on the latest Holmwood Highgate tanker to join the Simpson Fuel Supplies fleet. Hazardous goods transport requires the highest levels of efficiency and safety in the trucking profession. As Australia has embraced new and more efficient trailer designs that enhance safety and increase productivity, companies such as Simpson Fuel Supplies are leading the industry with innovation, working ...

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SKILL AT YOUR SERVICE- NIGHTINGALE TRANSPORT | TRUCK REVIEW

Nightingale Transport is justifiably proud of having the skills base to handle over-dimensional and unusual load configurations where others have moved away from the art of roping and sheeting. Some three years ago, in October 2014, PowerTorque visited Glenn Nightingale of Nightingale Transport to profile how the company had been able to grow its business at a time when other ...

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“T” TIME | TRUCK REVIEW-POWERTORQUE delves deeper into the appeal of the T610

POWERTORQUE delves deeper into the appeal of the T610 The release of the Kenworth T610 has created a lot of discussion among drivers and operators, and so it should. The T610 is the result of seven years, and over $20 million of investment from PACCAR, and represents the biggest single update in the Australian Kenworth model range for a very ...

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BACK IN THE DAY | TRUCK REVIEW – Dan Whitelock’s 1986 W-model Kenworth

PowerTorque’s job  is to keep you all up to date with the latest and greatest offerings in the world of transport. Every now and then, though, something from a bygone era comes along and catches my eye. If I’m lucky enough, the owner or driver will take a few minutes to satisfy my curiosity before rolling of into the distance, ...

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CLEVER WITH CONCRETE | TRUCK REVIEW – Constable Brothers Concrete discuss the move to 10×4 Kenworth T359 agitators

PowerTorque visits Constable Brothers Concrete to discuss the move to 10×4 agitators In the construction industry, as with the transport industry, there are a few big players, and many smaller operations competing with them for work. While the competition may be tough, having the right equipment and attitude can make all the difference. One small company that has succeeded through ...

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GO WEST- David Meredith Road Tests the NEW KENWORTH T610 | Truck REVIEW KENWORTH

David Meredith heads into the great red (and currently green) yonder at the wheels of a brace of T610 Kenworths The offer was irresistible; join a two-day run from Darwin to Broome through the Territory’s lush monsoonal green with two Kenworth factory engineering development specialists and a couple of the new T610s – an Aero and an SAR. Following on ...

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LIVING LIFE TO THE FULL | REVIEW Brad Scott Excavations

Reliability comes from looking after your gear properly, as PowerTorque found when he visited Brad Scott Excavations of Drouin, Victoria. While we like to keep up to date with the latest and greatest in the transport industry, there are a large number of operators who, whether by choice or necessity, operate trucks that are in their second or third life cycle. ...

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