Truck week starts Monday

Leigh Smart, Director Formula Chemicals and Clare Kristensen, Principal Melrose Park Public School talk to the students during their first Truck Week event.

TRUCK Week 2016 will get underway on Monday August 29.

What's the weather doing?

Find out what the BOM says the weather will be like next month.

FROM August to October you can expect warmer days in the north-west

Defects found at engineering company following crash

An inoperable airbag and loose driver's seat were some of the defects on this truck.

AN INOPERABLE airbag and loose driver's seat were among the defects






Sam explains what to do when a steer tyre blows

Sam Dowler. Photo Contributed

The Modern Day Trucker has explained in a short video what to do in the case of a...

RACQ'S new safety video talks to a truckie about sharing the road

RACQ has called for all motorists to take stock of their driving habits, as part of today’s ‘share the road’ message during Queensland Road Safety Week - and to share the road safely with trucks.

The RACQ has launched a video featuring a Simons Transport truckie with the...

Behind The Iron Knight's world records

A side look at The Iron Knight.

Volvo Trucks’ The Iron Knight, driven by Boije Ovebrink, now holds the speed...

World's fastest truck - The Iron Knight

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Volvo Trucks’ The Iron Knight is the world’s fastest truck – twice over. The...

Which manufacturer is set to smash world speed record with this 2,400HP custom truck?

Dubbed the Iron Knight, Volvo's best technicians and engineers have birthed what might just be the fastest, most radical truck in the world.

Scania tackles truck rollover safety with revolutionary airbag

ROLL ON: Scania is offering the world's first curtain airbag in its trucks, a feature aimed at improving rollover safety.

Scania has taken on the problem of truck rollover protection with it

Freighter's New Load Restraint Gates

Freighter Hanging Load Restraint Gates are created via the simple addition of tabs to the gates and posts of a normal hanging gate.

Freighter has released two new load restraint gate systems for its r

Iveco develops LNG long haul truck with 1500km range

An Iveco Stralis NP similar to those recently delivered to the Jacky Perrenot Group.

Iveco surges ahead with natural gas-powered commercial vehicles.

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Would you drink muddy water? Treat your engine right, filter that oil!

DOWNTIME means money lost in this industry, which is why we undergo

F-Series lives up to the hype

Getting ready to get moving.

ISUZU Australia has a new managing director and CEO.

Dual clutch technology gain

HELPING HAND: Dual clutch unit bolts on the front and engages dual input shafts.

I’VE seen some pretty good drivers in my time, especially those who

Getting Underway

EFFORTLESS: The Scania P440 had a 13-litre Euro V engine rated at 440hp.

WHEN I climb on board a new truck I always try and pair my phone wit

Big tech in small Scania

INSIDE: The cabin of a Scania P440 prime mover. for a test drive recently.

SEVERAL years ago I was in Japan watching a Japanese engineer

Carly the garbo chick...

Carly the garbo chick... Iveco gave us the chance to drive a 6.4 dual control 280hp compactor at the Melbourne Truck Show.

Big Rigs editor Carly has a crack at an Iveco Garbage truck at the Melbourne Truck...

Iveco drive day action

Journalists got to experience all that Iveco has on offer at a drive day recently...

Chrysler 300c launch

Chrysler's new 300c big and bold is a new force in luxury. Photo Contributed

Celebrating 60 years of Chrysler in Australia, the American brand has last night...

UD MK auto test drive

UD's new MK auto.

Big Rigs tested UD's new MK250 at the Mt Cotton driver training centre recently. ...

WANTED TO BUY TRUCKS

In any condition. We can come to you! Gympie, Sunshine Coast to Brisbane

ISUZU IPR 400

ISUZU NPR 400, new motor head, new windscreen, new batteries, new alternator, replace starter motor drive, 377,000 klm, RWC $15,900 ono

ISUZU NPR 400, new motor head, new windscreen, new batteries, new alternator...

Caterpiller

CAT D5 bulltilt blade and rippers. Tree pusher. Stick Rake. Workshop manual. Housed in Dalby area. $27,500 contact (

CAT D5 bulltilt blade and rippers. Tree pusher. Stick Rake. Workshop manual.

WANTED - TANDEM TIP TRUCK

WANTED Tandem Tip Truck 10T with no motor/gear box for farm trailer 0418989029

WANTED Tandem Tip Truck 10T with no motor/gear box for farm trailer...

Infiniti Q30 crossover small SUV road test and review

Striking looks, decent kit and plenty of premium features give the German small SUVs something to think about as the Infiniti Q30 joins the party

Mercedes-Benz C300 Coupe road test and review

BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL: Prestige Mercedes C300 Coupe has blinding good looks and performance to match.

Stunning coupe pulls the heart strings

Mazda6 Touring road test and review

RUNOUT SPECIALS: With a new model fast approaching, the outgoing Mazda6 should be available at a very appealing price.

Stellar mid-size class of 2016

Mini Cooper S Convertible road test and review

APPEALING DROP: Mini Cooper S Convertible cheaper and more economical, and still delights with its fun nature and excellent handling

New Mini Convertible cheaper and more economical

Stars' Cars - Jo Beth Taylor

AUDI GAL: Jo Beth Taylor has an affection for Audis, and has the R8 supercar in her sights.

Jo Beth Taylor talks about her life with cars

Asphalt Worker /Truck Driver

Required for local work This position is casual but with ongoing work Minimum HC licence essential Immediate start Email resume to:...

MC DRIVERS

The SUNCHIP Group was originally established in 1997, over the past 19 years we have grown to become one of the largest standalone contractors in Australia.


	Sunchip Group Pty Ltd is looking for experienced MC DRIVERS to join their team in the Gladstone Area.


	 • 2 years minimum MC experience and ...

The SUNCHIP Group was originally established in 1997, over the past 19 years...

B DOUBLE OPERATOR

WANTED B DOUBLE OPERATOR


	For Car Carrier - Experience Preferred 


	Brisbane Sydney Run


	New K200


	Good Wages


	Phone Michael on 0417 614 133

WANTED B DOUBLE OPERATOR

For Car Carrier - Experience...

Limousine Chauffeur

Limousine Chauffeur required for immediate start for Casual driving.


	Must have Driver Authorisation


	Must have Neat appearance and good people skills


	Please email resume to: noosaviplimousines@gmail.com

Limousine Chauffeur required for immediate start for Casual...

SCHOOL BUS DRIVER

Hervey Bay Area


	Looking for the right person to join our team


	Extra local charter involved


	Qualifications required:


	
		HR licence
	
		Driver Authority
	
		Recent truck or bus driving experience
	
		Ability to deal with students


	10hrs per week (2hrs per day)


	Contact 07 4125 7443 during business hours


	Or email info@goddards ...

Hervey Bay Area

Looking for the right person to join our...

CASUAL BUS DRIVERS

CASUAL BUS DRIVERS 


	Are you looking for work either on a regular basis or just now and again?


	If you like working with people and have good customer service skills then casual bus driving may be the job for you. Northern Rivers Buslines is looking for enthusiastic people with good ...

CASUAL BUS DRIVERS

Are you looking for work...

DRIVER POSITIONS AVAILABLE

POSITIONS AVAILABLE


	Serious Pty Ltd is a fast growing liquid waste company, we have a couple of positions to fill at our Yatala Branch for Portable Toilet Cleaners We are looking for individuals who possess the following:


	- Open Class C Manual Licence or MR Licence
	- Must have a valid White ...

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Serious Pty Ltd is a fast growing liquid...