TOP TRUCK - Run to the hills

21 May 2020

When the seeds of trucking are planted in a young heart, it is inevitable that somewhere in their future the urge to scratch the trucking itch will surface and become intolerable.

South Island fuel retailer NPD...

29 May 2020

South Island family-owned fuel retailer NPD has announced it is expanding into the North Island, with its first sites, in Porirua and in New Plymouth, to be open by the end of the year.

Important relief measures for ...

29 May 2020

A patchwork of administrative formalities has been the main challenge for road transport companies during Covid-19. To remove unnecessary burdens and provide flexibility for operat...

Dramatic new footage shows how...

29 May 2020

Compelling new crash test footage released today by the NZ Transport Agency provides graphic evidence that the choice you make when buying your next used car could be a life and death decision.

Update on work and new complet...

29 May 2020

The NZ Transport Agency is making an advance payment to the builder of the Transmission Gully project to reflect the costs of the Covid-19 work shutdown.

New NZTA initiative to identif...

29 May 2020

Unsafe heavy vehicle drivers be warned – the NZ Transport Agency’s Project 2 to 5 initiative is operational and eyeing the bad apples of the industry.

Government investment supports...

28 May 2020

State-Owned Enterprises Minister Winston Peters has welcomed KiwiRail’s announcement that it is seeking a preferred shipyard to build two new rail-enabled ferries for the Cook Strait crossing.

RTF asks again for RUC relief

28 May 2020

Trucking companies have missed out on the government’s Covid-19 money lolly scramble and this will mean increased costs across the already damaged economy, Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett says.

2020 WELLSFORD LIONS ROARING T...

21 May 2020

State Highway 1 north and south of Wellsford is a trucker’s dream the day of the annual Lions Roaring Truck Show. Sharing the road are some of the best and most spectacular rigs in...

Kenworth T410SAR arrives

27 May 2020

Kenworth has released the T410SAR, which combines the best attributes of both a cabover and conventional truck: excellent manoeuvrability, visibility, and a minimal overall length,...