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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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 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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NTI Partners with Seeing Machines

National Transport Insurance (NTI) has announced it will partner with global company Seeing Machines – a company developing Driver Monitoring Systems (DMS) for the Automotive, Commercial Fleet, Aviation, Rail and Off-Road markets. NTI says the partnership is a commitment to the long-term sustainability of Australia’s transport and logistics...
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Fatalities involving trucks dropped 14 % in last 2 years

New national figures show the number of fatalities involving trucks has dropped 14 per cent (%) in 2 years with predictions we could see zero truck-involved fatalities from 2032. An analysis of Australia’s largest database of major crashes involving heavy vehicles shows a downward trend, with the number...
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