Hino changes organisational structure in Australia

Reflecting its ongoing focus on serving its customers, Hino Motor Sales Australia has announced a number of organisational changes within its Brand and Franchise division. Hino Australia’s Customer Experience and Marketing departments will now operate under the one department, with Dimitri Andreatidis appointed to the newly created role...
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Heavy vehicle Engineers escape red tape in Victoria

Confirmation this week from the Victorian Government that heavy vehicle Prescriptive Standards such as the Australian Design Rules (ADRs) and the Vehicle Standards Bulletin (VSB6) are unlikely to require registration under the Victorian Engineers Registration Bill 2018 is a win for common-sense. When the Bill was initially introduced...
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New head for Volvo Group Australia

Martin Merrick has been named President of Volvo Group Australia, effective from 1 September, 2018. With a Volvo career spanning 30 years, Mr Merrick joins Volvo Group Australia from the position of Senior Vice President Retail Development – Volvo Trucks in Sweden, where he has been responsible for...
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ALTONA TRUCK & TRADE SHOW OFF TO A GOOD START

Trucks, music, food, drinks and a host of big personalities kicked off a Friday night industry function for the inaugural Altona Truck & Trade Show held from March 16th. Eating and drinking was encouraged because this year the proceeds from the food and beverage sales have gone to...
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Heavy vehicle safety reform progressing for supply chain

The NHVR would support further expansion to new laws that target 165,000 companies that make up the heavy vehicle supply chain. NVHR CEO Sal Petroccitto said recent media articles about heavy vehicle safety highlighted the progress that had been made to reforming safety laws. “I believe there is...
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WHAT TO EXPECT AT CASINO’S 6TH TRUCK SHOW EVENT

Casino will be overflowing with trucks of all shapes and sizes on Saturday 5th of August at the 2017 North Coast Petroleum Casino Truck Show. Over 100 trucks will trundle through Johnston St and Center St for the NTI/Westlawn Finance Truck Parade from 10am. Trucks will line up...
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Western Star celebrates 50 years with Show n Shine

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Western Star Trucks, Penske Commercial Vehicles is hosting a Show n Shine event for all Western Star truck owners and drivers on September 9. To be held at Mt Cotton Training Centre in Queensland, the Show n Shine is an opportunity for...
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New Kendall Trucking Co T-Shirt now available for pre-purchase

We have a brand-new T-Shirt on its way. We have opened up pre-purchase for Glenn “Yogi” Kendall’s, Kendall Trucking Co’s brand new Haulin’ Apparel T-Shirt design. Glenn “Yogi” Kendall and his lovely wife Amanda are both popular stars on the hits Australian series Outback Truckers. This one is...
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