Tag Archives: Kenworth

WALK THE LINE | Custom & Classic – Shane & Debbie Lee of Kelly’s Transport

Warren Caves visits Shane and Debbie Lee of Kelly’s Transport – Images by Torque it Up The venerable Kenworth T908 of Shane and Debbie Lee is our PowerTorque feature truck in this month’s Custom and Classic. If you could transit through time and travel back to 2008, you would be able to view this truck proudly gracing the Kenworth stand ...

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FUEL FOR THOUGHT | TRANSPORT NEWS -Fuel Distributors of Western Australia

David Meredith meets with Craig Burrows, founder of Fuel Distributors of Western Australia Between the line of the Great Eastern Highway running east from Perth to Kalgoorlie, and the magnificent southern coastline of Western Australia, the WA country is dotted with small communities. Each is connected by relatively few major routes – the Forrest Highway, South-West Highway, Brookton Highway, Coastal ...

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Time Out for the T | TRUCK REVIEW – Brenton O’Connor heads down the highway in the latest Kenworth T610

Brenton O’Connor heads down the highway in the latest Kenworth T610 The biggest change for Kenworth in Australia, since the big changes to Kenworth’s K-series cabover (the K200), has to be the all-new T610 and T610 SAR. This is a game changer for Kenworth in Australia, with the addition of an all-new cab with far greater space for drivers thanks ...

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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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