Northland's Show 'n' Shine

28 December 2017

Northland’s Show ‘n’ Shine was spectacular on all counts, say event organisers. The event, which was held on a 400-metre closed-off section of Okara Drive in Whangarei, had on disp...

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...


27 December 2017

Looks can sometimes be deceiving but in this case they’re not. This is a Kurow McCaw, and Austen is related, “I’m a cousin somehow,” he said (as if you couldn’t tell). Dave McCoid ...


27 December 2017

Whilst taking a break at Treacy’s pub near Portlaoise in the midlands of Ireland, David Kirby caught up with Ian Crowley who was en route to Skibbereen on the south coast. Initiall...

A Champion Bloke

28 December 2017

The last person Simon Reid would consider a legend is Simon Reid. Yet that’s the way many in the industry see him. Last month Simon won the ultimate plaudit, NZ’s Champion Truck ...

Aussie Angles, Heavy Haulin'

28 December 2017

How much worth is in a Kenworth? We took a ride in a 15-year-old T950 on a heavy haulage run to Port Latta in Tasmania to answer that question.


27 December 2017

Putting his feet up for half an hour in Maheno, south of Oamaru, was Ian Ranger. Ian was resting in the sun when Craig Andrews pulled up for a quick yarn. Ian drives a 2009 Mitsubi...

Ashburton Truck Show 2017

27 December 2017

After the initial postponement, the trucks turned out in force to support one of the best truck shows in the country.

Pre-Season Training

27 December 2017

Fuso’s new range of rugged and vocational workhorses has been here for afew months now, doing a bit of pre-season training. New Zealand Truckingwent for a look to see how a couple of members of the team are shaping up.

Team PETRONAS De Rooy IVECO re...

20 December 2017

Two rally raids, two continents, one team competing for success in the most demanding routes in the world. This year, Team PETRONAS De Rooy IVECO will tackle extreme terrains, comp...