Truck News

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 [...]

ISUZU TRADE PACK BACK ON THE TOOLS

Isuzu announced that every person purchasIing an Isuzu ‘Ready to Work’ Tradepack, Servicepack or Traypack truck during October and November this year will also receive $1,000 \worth of heavy duty Milwaukee power tools at no extra [...]

ISUZU WEBINAR COULD GIVE A UTILITY BELT

Isuzu Australia is presenting a webinar to help Australian tradies and business owners determine if their load is too much for their Ute IAL Chief Engineer, Product Strategy, Simon Humphries will host ‘Is Your Load Killing [...]

HINO CONFIRMS MORE 500 OPTIONS

Hino is expanding its 500 Series with the announcement of an expanded wide cab range and a new Allison 2500 Series fully automatic transmission option for the GT 1322 4×4 trucks. Further detail of the range [...]

CUMMINS SHOCKS WITH ELECTRIC TRUCK REVEAL

Diesel giant Cummins has given us a glimpse of its future with the unveiling of its fully electric Class 7 truck. While the company is continuing to find efficiencies in its core engine offerings with the [...]

STIFF COMPETITION

Ten months on from the launch of the new generation Actros prime movers Mercedes Benz has unveiled its new generation rigid models which should prove stiff competition in the market. Mercedes Benz latest rigid configuration Actros [...]

MELB COUNCIL TARGETS WORLD’S CLEANEST REFUSE TRUCKS

Melbourne’s Moreland City Council is aiming to have the first emission free refuse collection fleet in the world by 2020. Moreland Council has teamed up with H2U (or the Hydrogen Utility) in order to convert its [...]

SEA ELECTRIC TRUCKS PLUG INTO THE LOCAL MARKET

An electric truck industry for Australia?  That is what is mooted by one company based in Melbourne. SEA Electric held a media briefing in Melbourne last week, to which Truck and Bus News did not receive [...]

INTERNATIONAL DEALERS ANNOUNCED

A network of 11 dealerships has been announced for the first stage of International’s comeback in Australia following Iveco’s appointment as the distributor. The initial network is made up of: Sydney Iveco, Thomas Bros and Blacklock’s [...]

ISUZU’S LIMITED EDITION URBAN WARRIOR

Isuzu has launched a limited edition Vanpack model, the NNR 45-150 AMT, as part of its Ready to Work range. The NNR 45-150 AMT Vanpack has been developed specifically in response to feedback from Australian customers [...]