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Morpheus – The Mythical Truck of Dreams

Our New Zealand correspondent John Murphy catches up with Morpheus, a customised Kenworth K108 working the eastern Bay of Plenty on the North Island. Morpheus is a name with a long historical tale, originally the mythological Greek god of dreams, this century the name has found a new...
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ALL MUSCLE – HHA’S WESTERN STAR 6900 BUTCH CASSIDY

Heavy Haulage Australia’s Managing Director Jon Kelly makes an impression anywhere he goes. He is an expert at portraying an image and building a brand with his immaculate looking trucks. Chris Smith talks to Jon about HHA, customisation and the latest Western Star 6900 Butch Cassidy also named...
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Mussy’s Big Bully

Mustapha “Mussy” Deen is unashamedly a Mack fan, and when the opportunity to buy the 50th Anniversary Titan or Superliner came about he was able to acquire the much sort after 1988 identifier for this prized collectors’ edition truck.  Australian Custom Trucks writer and photographer Warren Aitken spent...
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Passing the test of time: SLS Group

For Steve Lawler, 10 years have gone by quickly, and in that time he has been able to build a reputable customisation business offering his customers quality, service and reliability. Australian Custom Trucks has a special Q&A with SLS Group to celebrate 10 years in business. It’s been...
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MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE – IVECO EUROCARGO

George Stamatakis’ Iveco Eurocargo looks the goods with a Bar Up bullbar, extensive bling by the A & I Group and Transformers signage done by Custom Graphics. George ‘s Iveco Eurocargo looks the goods and reflects the forward vision of its owner. He came into the transport industry...
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Bam-ba-Lam Black Betty

Barry Elms took the plunge and bought his dream machine, a 2014 Peterbilt 389. Chris Smith spent some time talking to Barry about his time in transport and his new truck Black Betty.  Sometimes in life you just got to take the plunge and do something you want....
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WIN A BRAND NEW Western STAR

You could win a Western Star 4800FXB worth $300,000+ for just $100 while helping young men get their lives back on track. Larsen’s Truck Sales are backing Teen Challenge Victoria, based in Kyabram, an organisation that helps young men that have addiction and other life controlling issues. We...
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Optimus Prime

Watego and Sons Transport really know how to get people to look twice with its 1985 Peterbilt 359 Optimus Prime recreation which has captured the hearts and minds of South East Queenslanders. It’s a Peterbilt and it’s a Transformer, a truly cool combination. Marshall Watego is the owner...
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