Wheels of Freedom

28 December 2017

A good paying and steady job is what most young adults want. Not so 32-year-old Willem Engel from Alkmaar. He invested his hard-earned money in an old Tatra 813 army truck, rebuilt...

Scania and Haylion Technologie...

06 February 2018

Scania is to collaborate with Haylion Technologies, who focus on solutions for the Chinese transport industry in the areas of autonomous driving, electrification and connectivity.

SH25 Thames Coast Recovery Upd...

05 February 2018

North-bound trucks are scheduled to be back using the SH25-Thames Coast Road between Te Puru and Manaia from the end of this month.

HPMV Permit Addendum or all cu...

03 February 2018

An agreement was signed between NZTA and AT (and attached) providing guidance as to what roads HMPVs can take when the motorway is closed.

GREAT SOUTH RD, TAKANINI OVERD...

03 February 2018

Road closure for work on SH1 Motorway Bridge over Great South Road. Please use existing OD route highlighted above as alternative route during these times if you load will fit (Che...

Nikola Motor Company to build ...

02 February 2018

The Nikola Motor Company has selected Buckeye, Arizona, for its hydrogen-electric semi-truck manufacturing headquarters facility. The new facility will be located on the west side ...

International Trucks give Tick...

02 February 2018

Less than a year after returning to the Australian transportation industry, International Trucks has joined forces with Tickford Racing, another returning name, to serve as the tea...

Renault Trucks will start sell...

01 February 2018

While no longer available in New Zealand, Renault Trucks, part of Volvo Group, has announced that it will launch a range of electric vehicles in 2019, designed for use in urban and semi-urban areas.

Manawatu Gorge closure and alt...

31 January 2018

The NZ Transport says it has had a busy start to the year. Last week its project team met with regional mayors, iwi and industry to discuss the process used to assess the four shor...

NAATBatt forms Zinc Battery Co...

31 January 2018

ZAF Energy Systems Inc., a developer of next-generation battery technology, announced it is a charter member of the Zinc Battery Sub-Committee formed by the National Alliance for A...