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How did you see in the New Year? Has there ever been one we’ve looked forward to more? Yet, it’s like none we have ever celebrated. Did you make a New Year’s resolution? How about ‘in 2021 I am not going to miss the Brisbane Truck Show’? For all the
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Gearing up FOR DIESEL DIRT & TURF
Australia’s infrastructure projects are pushing ahead at a great pace; the latest news on the economy is good and reports are all positive across the earthmoving industry. Australia’s borders have reopened and life is starting to return to normal. Ex
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Bigger IS BETTER
What better way to start off a huge 2021 than with a huge story? Quite literally, it doesn’t get much bigger than this. I’m not just talking about the size of the awesome trucks I got to shoot for this story or the size of the awesome load I got to s
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Air HEADS
In those milder, less vexatious days before virus, vitriol and violence conspired to make America weird again, there was a trip in mid-2019 to Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) headquarters in Portland, Oregon. The main objective, obviously enough,
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THE Motives OF MAY
This time last year, Michael May was the head of Daimler Australia’s Mercedes-Benz truck and bus operations. A brand on the boil, kicking goals and much like the shrewd, mildmannered May, secure in success. From the outside looking in, it appeared a
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Editor Graham Gardiner 0411 722 684 graham.gardiner@aremedia.com.au Contributors Steve Brooks, Warren Aitken, Warren Caves Production co-ordinator Cat Fitzpatrick Art director Daz Woolley Marketing manager Andrew Amato Circulation manager Stuart Jone
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Enquiries Run Hot On Fire Trucks
Vacuum tankers and fire trucks experienced the biggest year-on-year (YOY) increases in enquiries on Australia’s leading transport and machinery classifieds network in calendar year 2020, new data reveals. Almost 3,600 trucks – from beavertails to wat
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Korean Brand Registers Rise In Enquiries
Hyundai notched up the biggest year-on-year (YOY) growth in enquiries on Australia’s leading transport and machinery classifieds network in calendar year 2020, new data reveals. Off the back of a 18.96 per cent increase in enquiries across all truck
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Pantechs Load Up With Buyer Interest
Pantechs, pig trailers and curtain-siders experienced the biggest year-on-year (YOY) leap in enquiries on Australia’s leading truck and machinery classifieds network in calendar year 2020, new data reveals. Almost 1,900 trailers – from A-trailers to
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Trailer Makers Hook Up More Buyers
The vast majority of trailer brands drew increased interest from buyers on Australia’s leading truck and machinery classifieds network in calendar year 2020, new data reveals. Leading the pack was Victoria-based Lucar (+900 per cent), followed by WA’
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Brighter Year To Come
Well, here’s thanks that 2020 is behind us and we can look forward to getting the economic resurgence on in earnest – as much as the virus will allow. Certainly, 2020 Truck Industry Council (TIC) T-Mark commercial vehicle sales figures show fleets an
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Vote For Your Favourite And You Could Win Big!
The 2020 Valvoline Truck of the Year Award marks the culmination of the third year of the highly-popular Truck of the Month feature in Owner//Driver. The team here at Owner//Driver has chosen the 12 finalists, but the responsibility of selecting the
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The Boss IS BACK
The motivation behind a good restoration is often traced back to sentimental attachment. Resurrecting a piece of personal history. Creating a showpiece truck that will honour the hard work of years gone by. The opportunity to own an influential slice
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BTS GETS Heavy
The last show to feature heavy equipment and machinery was also the last show at the RNA Brisbane Showgrounds – back in 2009. The show’s hand was forced by the redevelopment of the showgrounds, however the move to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibiti
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All in One Place
There is something special about a field day. Whether it’s the variety of exhibits or the fun atmosphere, field days always draw a crowd. The National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo is no different, with visitors enjoying the relaxed, family-friendly experi
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Classic CAB OVER
I have, in the past, had the pleasure of viewing and photographing some splendidly fantastic, big budget truck restorations. Projects years in the making, with quite literally hundreds of thousands of dollars spent to bring a classic truck back to a
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TRUCKZONE Beefs up NETWORK
Truck and trailer parts specialist Truckzone, previously known as Gleeman and Coburg, has recently opened a new store in Rockhampton, Queensland. The centrally-located new branch features a showroom and warehouse fully stocked with truck and trailer
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Safe AND Sound
It has been a long time coming, but if the whispers are correct and Mack’s new Anthem does actually debut on the Australian market in early 2021, it will be an incredibly momentous occasion for the bulldog breed in this country. A milestone for true
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Short‘n’sweet
A short drive from Mack’s Lehigh Valley plant, the company has a bulldog customer centre and test track. As far as test tracks go, it’s nothing special or particularly demanding. But on a cold snowy Pennsylvania afternoon back in early 2018, it was a
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Powering UP
Despite the frustrations stemming from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Volvo Group Australia (VGA) has swum against the tide, embarking on what it states is its biggest launch ever with a new range of FM, FMX, FH and FH16 models, just in time f
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Editor Graham Gardiner 0411 722 684 graham.gardiner@aremedia.com.au Contributors Steve Brooks, Warren Aitken, Warren Caves Production co-ordinator Cat Fitzpatrick Art director Daz Woolley Marketing manager Andrew Amato Circulation manager Stuart Jone
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Pantechs Pull Ahead Of The Pack
Pantechs experienced the biggest year-on-year (YOY) leap in enquiries on Australia’s leading truck and machinery classifieds network in the period January 1–October 31, 2020, new data reveals. Almost 1,900 trailers – from A-trailers to water tankers
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Buyers Show Strong Interest In Lusty
The vast majority of trailer brands drew increased interest from buyers on Australia’s leading truck and machinery classifieds network in the period January 1–October 31, 2020, new data reveals. Leading the pack was Lusty EMS, which saw enquiries jum
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Drama Abounds
Where will the first commercial vehicles market year of the 2020s sit, given the decade previous? We will know for sure next month but there is a good chance it will be marvelled at as an exercise in resilience. Sales in the 11th calendar month are a
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Kenworth CONNECTION
Chicken parmigiana! Yes you read that correctly, I’ve just started a story on one of Australia’s coolest Kenworths with the words ‘chicken parmigiana’. No doubt you’re wondering why? Well, I guess that’s a fair question. It would make a really cool s
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Boss HOG
Everybody has heard the old motivational quote, ‘it’s not the destination, it’s the journey’. It’s one of those sayings rolled out to get you to stop and smell the roses along this hectic trail of life. Well, I’m all for motivational quotes and photo
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End OF THE Line
It is a brutally long way from Uluru to Dandenong, especially via Chicago and the big Cat-house in Peoria. That, however, is the decade-long mental excursion that needs to be made to gain any sense of the circumstances leading to the recent announcem
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