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SHARE THE ROAD - What’s that c...

05 December 2019

My transport modes to Graeme Wright Transport in Puriri, Waikato, began with the letter ‘e’. The first leg was on an e-bicycle to get to Thrifty Car Rental at Auckland Airport wher...

MAIN TEST - No grey areas

14 November 2019

Ben and Leisa Reed are big Volvo fans. A year ago their FH13 540 got some company in the form of a mountaincrushing FH16 750 bush special. Now, from experience with the two, they’v...

INTERNATIONAL TRUCK STOP - MAN...

05 December 2019

Last year Will Shiers went to New Mexico in search of the Convoy filming locations. In this two-part series, he now heads to Southern California to discover where Steven Spielberg’s Duel was shot.

An absolute ripper – Ashburton 2019

04 December 2019

Beautiful sun, a fantastic charity, families, and 180 trucks. What else could it be but Ashburton! Saturday 7 September 2019 and the day of the Ashburton Truck Show dawned with bright sunshine and blue skies.

PERSON OF INTEREST - Maxi care...

03 December 2019

Gaye Walford is currently celebrating two decades of driving for Auckland-based transporter Minishifts Ltd. While that’s an achievement in its own right, her story holds more detai...

TOP TRUCK OF THE YEAR 2018-19 ...

03 December 2019

It was a clear victory for Matty Barraclough’s flat roof K200 Kenworth in the 2018-19 Top Truck of the Year voting, and a very deserving one at that. Having first featured in th...

Doing it all to survive

03 December 2019

Living and working on the West Coast is not easy by any means. Stock transporter Robert P Scott Transport is proving it has what it takes, though.

2019 ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY H...

18 November 2019

The eighth annual Mobil Delvac 1 NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame was held at Bill Richardson Transport World in Invercargill on Friday 27 September. This year Gavin Abbot, Paul Curr...

GOOD ON YA MATE - Open door legends!

18 November 2019

One of the standout moments, gestures, attractions, whatever you want to call it, at this year’s Ashburton Truck Show was Stuart Tartbotton Contracting opening the door of their Kenworth T909

TOP TRUCK - The Big Kahuna

18 November 2019

If you watched the TV show Movin’ On back in the 80s, then you will most likely remember ‘Truck-Um Up Posters’. This month’s Top Truck poster pays homage to that great era of trucking.