MAIN TEST - Hip to be square

20 June 2018

Thanks to an impeccable run from an early XF95, DAF’s big cab offering still has a special place in a company where its US stablemate holds centre court. We jumped in with Gundy Tr...

MAIN TEST - You get what you p...

20 June 2018

You get what you pay for...you get lots “The thing I really like about the Euros is the stuff that comes as standard,” said Will Gundesen. “The things that come with this as par...

MAIN TEST - Good Will Hauling

20 June 2018

Like so many of us, 47-year-old Will Gundesen started life on a farm. They’re a great place for young people to be introduced to both farming – obviously – and mechanical things. W...

MAIN TEST - Gary ‘Gadget’ Ngatai

20 June 2018

“That’s what some call me,” laughs Gary Ngatai. “I love it, they all make the job safer and technology’s there to be used isn’t it?” Up from the auxiliary power output in the DA...

Martin Merrick appointed presi...

27 June 2018

Martin Merrick has been named president of Volvo Group Australia, effective from 1 September.

Cool things - Morris? Is that you?

26 June 2018

The 1965 Morris FGK60 owned by Tim Rush of Feilding now has a secret weapon powering it – a 2008 GM/Holden all-aluminium LS2 V8 motor running into a 4-speed automatic transmission....

A man and his machine

26 June 2018

The are some unique ‘clubs’ in trucking. But the one occupied by Uhlenberg Haulage’s most humble and gracious Troy Bellamy must be among the most exclusive in New Zealand. I t’s...

Waioeka Gorge SH2 to remain closed

25 June 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is advising SH2 Waioeka Gorge will remain closed until further notice due to a significant slip located between Oponae (Waiata Rd) and Wairata (Wairata Rd).