Winter Storm Update 3 – Central Plateau

14 July 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is asking people to continue to avoid all non-essential travel across the central North Island. Currently the only north to south routes that are open be...

Volvo Trucks unveils new VNL series

13 July 2017

Volvo Trucks North America has revealed the new Volvo VNL series, a ground-breaking tractor that meets the needs of today’s long-haul trucking customers and professional drivers. A...

Calm needed over spat with boy racers

13 July 2017

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley is urging both sides to exercise restraint following the incident between a truck driver and street racers in Penrose on Friday nig...

Winter Journeys and Alpine Passes

13 July 2017

When Lewis Pass on SH7, the alternate route is closed for a weather event it will be closed to all traffic. (No chains). Closure times will be kept to a minimum with closures in pr...

Check before travelling as hea...

12 July 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is advising all people wanting to travel through the Central Plateau to check the Traffic and Travel website before leaving. Freezing temperatures and he...

Progress being made on SH2 Wai...

12 July 2017

More than half of the debris from the 5500m3 slip on State Highway 2 at the Waioeka Gorge has now been cleared, but the site remains active and more work is needed to get the road ...

Iveco grows Trakker range with...

12 July 2017

Iveco is adding more variants to the Trakker range while expanding the options to existing models, to provide operators with vehicles more suited to New Zealand applications and re...

Truck driver and truck attacke...

11 July 2017

Police and the transport industry are calling for calm after video emerged of street racers assaulting a truck driver in Auckland last Friday night. Truck driver Jordan Martin s...

Mack is set to release a new C...

11 July 2017

Mack is set to release a new Class 8 highway truck in the US market on September 13. The new model is set for release just ahead of the new North American Commercial Vehicle show in Atlanta later that month.