Truck News

FOX GETS A TASTE OF SCANIA

Scania has announced it has delivered the first examples of its New Truck Generation vehicles to major logistics company Linfox. The Euro 6 P 450 6×4 prime movers are the first of a total of 42 [...]

SLIPPERY SUCKER – WE DRIVE VOLVO’S SUPER FUEL TRUCK ON THE HUME

Volvo has unveiled a special, locally developed fuel saving prototype truck, set up as a full B-double, utilising aerodynamic and other efficiency technology and aimed at giving truck operators a ‘grab bag’ of ideas from which [...]

STOP IT – BENDIX COMMERCIAL BRAKE SOLUTIONS

Brake specialist Bendix has announced a comprehensive range of brake shoes, disc pads and linings with its latest offering for commercial buses and trucks. The latest up to date information is contained in the Bendix Commercial [...]

IVECO ANNOUNCES NEW GM OF SALES

Iveco has announced Scott Slater as its new general manager sales, replacing Geoff Buswell who has taken a new position within Iveco’s parent company the CNH Industrial Group Australia. The new role will see Scott Slater [...]

INCENTIVE MONEY POURING IN FOR CALIFORNIA CLEAN TRUCK AND BUS PROGRAMS

  California’s truck and bus operators looking to transition from diesel to cleaner emission vehicles will get a boost from the state beginning in October. Almost $US600 million in subsidies and project proposals wending their way [...]

ISUZU MOVES INTO FLASH NEW DIGS

To coincide with its 30th consecutive year of truck market leadership, Isuzu has moved into a new purpose built headquarters facility in Melbourne’s west. The company moved into this purpose-built home at Truganina, in the trucking [...]

HINO ANNOUNCES CAPPED PRICE SERVICING

Hino has announced a new capped price service offering for all Euro 5 emission compliant Hinos promising its customers will pay less for service over the life of their vehicles. Hino’s general manager of product support, [...]

IVECO BOLSTERS LOCAL ASSEMBLY OPERATION

Iveco has delivered on its promise to expand its locally assembled model range by announcing that the previously imported Stralis range will now be assembled locally at the company’s Dandenong factory. Previously sold as the Stralis [...]

PERTH OUTLET WINS DAIMLER DEALER OF THE YEAR

Meantime as the dealer of the year award season continues across the various brands over in Daimler land, Daimler Trucks Perth has been named its 2017 Australia Pacific Dealer of the Year at the company’s award [...]

KIWI KENNY DEALER TRUMPS AUSSIES IN DEALER AWARDS

Just like the All Blacks have done in Rugby, a Kiwi truck dealer has trumped the Aussies by winning the 2017 Kenworth Dealer of the Year. Southpac Trucks triumphed against an outstanding field of top dealers [...]