Where's our industry champion?

04 March 2021

Story and photo courtesy of Big Rigs Australia. Former truckie-turned Senator Glenn Sterle has delivered some scathing “home truths” about truckies’ pay rates to his fellow Senators in Canberra.

One month to go to Wheels at Wanaka

04 March 2021

Wheels at Wanaka 2021 takes place on Easter Weekend 3 and 4 of April, all being well with Covid-19 restrictions. As ever the event will attract a wide range of vehicles, including ...

Truck drivers need to be in li...

04 March 2021

To ensure continuity in the supply chain, the road freight industry needs to know when truck drivers will receive the Covid-19 vaccine, says RTF chief executive, Nick Leggett.

New Director of Land Transport...

04 March 2021

The New Zealand Transport Agency has confirmed the appointment of Kane Patena as the new Director of Land Transport.

Hyzon Motors to build USA’s la...

03 March 2021

Hyzon Motors Inc., a leading supplier of zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell powered heavy vehicles, has announced plans to build the largest fuel-cell membrane electrode assembly (ME...

Swanson Transport reaches for the sky

03 March 2021

The bright white and orange trucks of Swanson Transport Ltd (STL) have been a familiar sight on Auckland’s roads for generations. With more than 60 available to offer services from...

Green light for first Freightl...

02 March 2021

The first Freightliner Cascadia to land in New Zealand has hit the road for McKillop Contracting.

Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo...

02 March 2021

Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group have completed the transaction to form their previously announced fuel-cell joint venture. The Volvo Group has acquired 50% of the partnership ...

Five organisations appointed t...

02 March 2021

The New Zealand Transport Agency has appointed five vehicle inspecting organisations to complete entry certification for used light vehicles in New Zealand following a comprehensive application and evaluation process.

2021 International Van of the ...

02 March 2021

Groupe PSA’s Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) electro-mobility technological developments have been acknowledged in winning the International Van of the Year Award 2021 (IVOTY). The ...