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TWO MAN CAN – Walking Kokoda to raise money for trucking charity

Owner driver and drag racing identity “Pommy” Steve Read and MAN salesman Callie Le Roux have turned their personal health and fitness goals into a quest to raise money for the transport industry, by walking the historic, and gruelling, Kokoda Trail. The Kokoda trail is much like it was in 1942 when the Australian soldiers […]

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Country Charm: R&K Bulk Haulage Kenworth T909 Director Series

Australian Custom Trucks were very lucky to have a quick catch up recently with Simon and Trevor from R&K Bulk Haulage and Livestock Transport recently and snapped a couple of photos of the first two of the three Kenworth T909 Director Series they have put on the road. To celebrate 90 years of truck manufacturing […]

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Black Amber

Gary West has one of the most customised Scania’s in the world. It wasn’t just the uniqueness of the Black Amber or its 730 horses that attracted him – it was also its credentials as a work horse that made the decision to purchase an easy one. With a Falcon XA GT in the garage […]

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Glenn ‘Yogi’ Kendall wins Scania’s Truck Driver Competition

There must be something with reality TV and winning the Scania Driver competition. The first competition held in Australia was won by David Whyte in 2007, who actually won a truck and went on to star on a reality show on some island resort. David is now a trucking journalist. This year Glenn ‘Yogi’ Kendall, from […]

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HVIA gets vocal and calls for improved braking and roll-over control on PBS vehicles 

Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia (HVIA) has called on the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) to address a fundamental weakness in Performance Based Standards (PBS) scheme guidelines, allowing sophisticated vehicle combinations to operate with only foundation or “dumb” braking systems and without roll-over control. HVIA Chief Executive Brett Wright said the organisation is concerned about the […]

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Cade Robinson, winner of the 2016 Craig Roseneder Award

Castrol Vecton Industry Achievement and Craig Roseneder Awards celebrated at TMC 2016

The technical and workshop industry recognised the achievement of David Coonan, recipient of the 2016 Castrol Vecton Industry Achievement Award, and , as the winner of the 2016 Craig Roseneder Award. The awards, sponsored by Castrol Vecton, were announced in Melbourne last night at the Castrol Vecton Awards Dinner, part of the ATA/ARTSA 2016 TMC. […]

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