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G1 SAYS YOU’RE THE MAN

MAN has announced that GTS Freight Management subsidiary, G1 Logistics has added a fleet of 10 new MAN TGX-D38 prime movers to its fleet as the company continues its expansion. The new MANs are the first [...]

SCANIA-SPIONAGE. MORE LOCAL SPY SHOTS OF NEW SWEDE

Scania’s new gen prime movers snapped on aussie roads last week and featured in Truck e News has been photographed again and the images sent to us by some keen eyed truck watchers apparently. The photo [...]

NEW SCANIAS SPIED ON AUSSIE ROADS

Versions of Scania’s new generation heavy duty trucks have been spotted being tested on Australian roads. Truck and Bus News has received photos of the New Truck Generation Scania prime movers identified in Australia fitted with [...]

ALLISON EXPANDS THE RATIOS WITH 9sp ON HORIZON

Allison used the Atlanta Truck show to announce plans for its new nine-speed fully automatic transmission due in 2020. The new nine-speed transmission has a deep first gear ratio, includes an integral engine stop-start system\ and [...]

REGIE PLUGS IN KANGOO TO MAKE A POINT

Renault has announced it will begin direct sales of the Kangoo Z.E. (Zero Emissions) compact van in Australia in November this year. The French importer made the announcement yesterday as interest in fully electrtic vehicles -particularly [...]

SUTTONS JOINS FORCES WITH IVECO

Iveco has announced the addition of the Suttons Group to the company’s dealer roster with the Sydney based dealer group taking over the operations of Iveco Sydney. Effective from 1 September, Suttons has assumed ownership of [...]

ANTHEM SINGS A NEW TUNE FOR MACK

Mack’s all new next generation truck was unveiled in the USA in the past 24 Hours with the launch of the new Mack Anthem range at the brand’s Global Dealer Summit in Pennsylvania Mack launched the [...]

HINO APPOINTS NEW MARKETING MANAGER

Dimitri Andreatidis has been named Hino’s new national marketing manager following the departure of Sarah Rosales. Andreatidis joins Hino following a four-year stint as head of marketing at Peugeot and Citroen. He spent the prior decade [...]

FREIGHTLINER RACING GOES RETRO FOR SANDOWN

Supercars team Freightliner Racing will pay homage to both Australian Touring Car Championship legend Norm Beechey and the heritage of Freightliner trucks at the upcoming Sandown 500 in Melbourne. The Sandown 500 is Supercars’ ‘retro round,’ [...]

HINO’S ANTICIPATED 300 SERIES OFFROADER LANDS

Hino’s anticipated 4×4 300 Series has officially been launched at the AFAC conference just months after preview at the Brisbane Truck show. The 4×4 300 series will hit dealerships later in the year in a single [...]