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TRANSPORT & TRUCKING AUSTRALIA ISSUE 124 OUT NOW

In this issue of Transport & Trucking Australia we take a look at the new Kenworth T360 and T410 vocational range after a launch at Anglesea recently, we test drive Volvo’s new dual clutch I-Shift transmission as well as having [...]

PACCAR PACKS SOME PUNCH WITH ITS ‘WORLD’ FAIR AT BRISBANE SHOW

Paccar Australia will again be the headline act at this year’s Brisbane Truck Show revealing it will have a massive 12 truck Kenworth and DAF display across its ‘Paccar World’ display at the biennial truck show [...]

SUPERSIZE ME! – VOLVO LAUNCHES NEW XXL GLOBETROTTER CAB AHEAD OF BRISBANE SHOW

 Volvo Trucks Australia  has decided to launch its new big cab FH Globetrotter XXL cab on the company’s Facebook and the company says it is making a is making a big statement with the launch ahead [...]

NIKOLA LUCKS IN WITH BOSCH FUEL CELL DEAL

One thing Nikola didn’t reveal at its major launch event, Nikola World in Scottsdale Arizona a fortnight ago was the falling out it had suffered with the then supplier of its fuel cell stack supplier, the [...]

DETROIT BRINGS BIG BANGER TO BRISSIE SHOW

Penske Power Systems  has announced it will be unveiling  the much‐anticipated Detroit Diesel DD16 to the public for the first time at the Brisbane Truck Show next week. Penske says the DD16, which will soon be [...]

BENZ SPRINTER WINS EURO MINIBUS OF THE YEAR AWARD

The mini bus version of Mercedes Benz’ latest Sprinter, the City 75 series has been awarded Minibus of the Year 2019 winning over the international specialist jury at this year’s Minibus Euro Test in Madrid. The Jury [...]

TIC TAKES ON THE HVIA ANNOUNCING ITS OWN TRUCK SHOW FROM 2021

After months of behind the scenes rumours the worst kept secret in the industry has been broken with the Truck Industry Council has decided that it is  planning to run its own truck show starting in [...]

RENAULT GIVES TRAFIC SOME EXTRA JAM

With things hotting up in  the medium van market thanks to the imminent arrival of Toyota’s new HiAce as well as the arrival of  the new Peugeot Expert, the other French car maker, Renault has slipped [...]

IT’S A TOYOTA KENNY!

Following last week’s story of  start up zero emission truck maker Nikola’s major announcements at its Nikola World event, legacy truck maker  Kenworth has shown the Paccar empire is open to embracing clean green trucks with [...]

TRUCKLINE ANNOUNCES NEW BOSS

The truck parts retailing arm of Iveco CNHI, Truckline has announced the appointment of a  new general manager announcing that Martin Hinkley will be taking over the steering wheel of the company. Hinckley comes to role [...]