Kiwis think they’re great driv...

19 October 2017

An AA Driving School survey of more than 3000 AA members found that more than a third of New Zealanders feel unsafe while driving and most don’t have confidence in the ability of other motorists.

East – West link needed irresp...

17 October 2017

Auckland needs the proposed East – West link between Onehunga and Sylvia Park irrespective of the final make-up of the new government, says David Aitken, the CEO of National Road Carriers.

Metro electric driveline could...

17 October 2017

Volvo Buses is launching a new version of its all-electric bus, the Volvo 7900 Electric. With significantly extended range and more charging options, the Volvo 7900 Electric offers bus operators even greater flexibility.


17 October 2017

In what is a once in a lifetime occasion, one of the rarest trucks in the world, Bill Richardson Transport World's ‘Texaco Tanker’ will drive in the Southland Truck Parade this weekend.

The efficient machine

14 October 2017

An enclave of US iron in the Wairarapa is home to a new Freightliner Coronado 122. Will the first bonneted Freightliner in the Bill Hammond Transport Ltd fleet live up to the great...

Safety MAN Road Safety Truck M...

13 October 2017

The Safety MAN was launched on August 10th at the Vulcan Steel Warehouse in Christchurch. Industry sponsors, supporters and government officials attended to celebrate the completio...

Significant rainfall affects M...

13 October 2017

Exceptionally high levels of rain in Kaikoura in recent weeks have affected the Main North Line rail link between Blenheim and Christchurch.

Manawatu Gorge road option nee...

13 October 2017

Regardless of which option is chosen to replace the State Highway 3 route through the Manawatu Gorge, National Road Carriers say it must be future-proofed.

“It’s what I do”

12 October 2017

It’s great to meet a 40-year veteran still enthusiastic about the truck he drives, and still loving the job. Graham Ross simply says,“It’s what I do”.

Hammond’s gamble

12 October 2017

“Trying to run and grow the business on secondhand trucks just wasn’t working,” reflects Bill Hammond. “I said to Nicki we’ll buy a brand new Isuzu and if we’re still here in six m...