Van sales set new records while truck sales slow

New Heavy Truck sales in Australia continue to slow from the record levels seen in 2018, with the month of June just past typical of the trend seen year-to-date. June 2019 saw sales slump in all truck segments, compared to June last year. However despite the slowing market,...
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URM take delivery of 40 Dennis Eagle trucks

Penske Commercial Vehicles is currently handing over 40 Dennis Eagle ‘Elite 2’ trucks to waste management contractor United Resource Management (URM) for use in residential refuse collection in Sydney’s Northern Beaches Council precinct. The Dennis Eagle units all feature colourful liveries to symbolise the Northern Beaches Council’s promotion...
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Detroit to Unveil DD16 at Brisbane Truck Show

Detroit will unveil the much‐anticipated DD16 for the first time to the public at the Brisbane Truck Show next week. The most powerful on‐highway engine ever produced by Detroit, the DD16, which will soon be available to Australian customers, combines Detroit’s unfaltering reliability with high performance. “From the...
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Volvo FH Globetrotter XXL for Australia

Volvo Trucks Australia is making a big statement with the launch of the all-new FH Globetrotter XXL cab in Australia ahead of the Brisbane Truck Show. With Australia’s vast distances and many drivers spending extended periods away from home, the new supersized version of Volvo’s FH cab responds...
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 Liquid Fuel Security Vital for Road Freight Industry

National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) says ensuring that Australia has an adequate, appropriately costed and reliable supply of diesel fuel must be a Government priority. “As one of NatRoad’s members commented to us in the development of our submission, without access to fuel stocks, we don’t have an...
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