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HANSON CELEBRATES A MILLENIUM WITH MACK

Major concrete  company Hanson has taken delivery of its 1,000th Mack truck with Hanson general manager of logistics, Scott Tipping receiving the keys  to the milestone truck  from Mack VP of sales and marketing Dean Bestwick [...]

PENSKE EXPANDS IN THE HUNTER

Penske Commercial Vehicles has announced the that its  Penske Power Systems operation in the NSW Hunter region  has now become as an all-wheel drive dealer, effective immediately. Penske Power Systems int he Hunter will provide retail [...]

DAIMLER SIGNS UP FOR TECH EDUCATION INITIATIVE

Daimler has announced it has joined the Cummins Technical Education for Communities initiative (TEC), halping to give opportunities to a new generation of Australian technicians. Daimler and Cummins say the TEC program is designed to create [...]

40000 HERE WE COME – RECORD SALES CONTINUE

October truck sales have again seen strong results as the industry charges to its first ever 40000 plus annual sales total with the October result indicating the magic barrier will be easily exceeded by 31 December. [...]

HOW GREEN IS MY HINO

Determined to have its new 500 Series Standard Cab front of mind amongst medium duty truck buyers when the truck hits Australian dealers later this month, Hino is continuing to feed information about the truck to [...]

WESTERN STAR ANNOUNCES IMPRESSIVE PRIZE POOL FOR SHOW N SHINE

Western Star has announced its prizes for participants of its upcoming Show n Shine  scheduled for  Saturday 17 November at the Toowoomba Showgrounds. Commencing at 2pm, the event will include a wide array of entertainment for [...]

SCANIA REVEALS A RUGGED INDIVIDUAL

Scania has chosen Melbourne’s International Mining and Resources Conference for the Australia reveal of the next part of the company’s New Truck Generation, the new XT mining and construction range. Scania says the Scania XT delivers [...]

THOR REVEALS EMBEDDED MOTORS CONCEPT

US based electric truck startup, Thor Trucks has announced plans to use a specialised axle embedded with electric motors as the powertrain for a line of electric semi-tractors it is developing. The Los Angeles based company [...]

VOLVO ANNOUNCES REPLACEMENT FOR JONES

Less than three months after taking up the role of vice president of Sales for Volvo Trucks Australia Clive Jones, Volvo has announced that it has appointed a new person to the position. The company issued [...]

SNEAK PEEKS CONTINUE WITH HINO 500 STANDARD CAB

Hino is dropping subtle or not so subtle hints that the second part of its updated 500 series range is about to arrive down under. The Hino 500 Series Standard Cab range will arrive here in [...]