Standing in a rest area in Gordonton on the outskirts of Hamilton on a cold winter’s night, we suddenly see two spots of light in the distance that grow into a dazzling array of colour and gleaming reflections.
The Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham may not be the biggest event in the European trucking calendar, but there were still plenty of debutantes at ‘Brum’, including DAF’s latest XF and CF models.
John James Swain, also known as Jim or Jimmy, was a man who was known for his loyalty, generosity and a great work ethic.
“It’s still a bloody good truck,” says Chris Carr of Carr & Haslam Transport referring to his Mercedes-Benz Actros, the first Actros to be purchased in New Zealand in 1997.
It is very rare for a fleet to consist of single-purpose assets. Transport operators typically require a lot more flexibility in their fleets to fully address their customers’ needs.
Long service is one thing, but six decades-plus says much about work relationships.
Canter reduces the stress for those doing the towing as well as those being towed GHL Recovery & Salvage undertakes 1200 towing jobs a month for the Automobile Association. It...
Under the control of a new distributor, Fuso New Zealand Ltd had a significant display of trucks in the main pavilion.
Fuso’s Canter Hybrid is now New Zealand’s top selling hyb...
You could say ‘stick around long enough and you’ll become part of the furniture’, but the margins in trucking mean that’s never going to happen. Whether it be man or machine, you e...
We must start with UD because it was their year with the launch of the new Quon. Mark Strambi, acting senior vice president for UD in Australasia, had the robes pulled off the Aust...
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