Burly ute with a bit of grunt or extremely agile rigid?

The work-ready Limited Edition Daily features an extensive list of safety equipment including driver, passenger and dual curtain airbags, and front and rear disc brakes with ABS.

IVECO's Limited edition 45C17 Daily is ready to work

Electric buzz: Fuso eCanter test drive

FUSO: Big Rigs was given the opportunity to test-drive the new agile and surprisingly powerful Fuso eCanter.

Big Rigs test-drive the new agile and powerful Fuso eCanter

Big Rigs Podcast: Episode 13

Mix caravans and truckies and could have an explosive situation. In this week’s podcast we explore the issues that create ill feeling between these two tribes of...

Big Rigs Podcast: Episode 9


Check out Big Rigs podcast edition 9.

Rally Australia Day 1

Where dust meets water. The WRC crews have ripped into the opening day action of Kennards Hire rally Australia on the new Pilbara stage.

All the action from Day 1 of Kennards Hire Rally Australia on the Coffs Coast.

Rally Australia WRC

Andreas Mikkelsen is out to defend his Kennards Hire Rally Australia title on the Coffs Coast. The spectacular Super Special Stage on the Jetty Foreshores will cap off the opening day's action.

The Kennards Hire Rally Australia WRC is under way.

High Country Haulin'

High Country Haulin

The Pelz operation on the Knocker track Victoria.


Flesby shape shifts to ensure safety for both the driver and pedestrians.

New Kenworth T610 SAR: old-school goes hi-tech

THEY reckon it's the best Kenworth yet or so the advertising blurb and the sales patter of the Kenworth marketers sing.

Thermal camera trial cuts down on animal strikes

Animals spotted by the thermal camera attached to a truck during a trial in WA.

Thermal camera used to spot cows, camels and kangaroos

Big Rigs' exclusive road test of the International ProStar

POWER PLUS: The big Cummins pulls the ProStar as it passes the camera car west of Dubbo.

The International trucks are here for 2017

New UD a winner for heavy market

HEAVY OPERATOR: The PW 24 280 proved a strong contender in the light end of the heavy duty market when Big Rigs put it through its paces.

UD takes aim with new PW heavy duty rig.

Cummins Filtration launches GOLDPOWER high-performance coolant


CUMMINS Filtration has launched Fleetguard GOLDPOWER coolant.

A million km down under to reach all-new Actros

PROVEN TO DELIVER: The new Mercedes-Benz Actros range has been tested in harsh Australian conditions the past 18 months to ensure it's up to the task.

MERCEDES-Benz launched the all new Actros range in Far North Queensl

New Cooltech coolant range and brake fluid launched

Total Lubricants have launched new Cooltech Coolant and brake fluid to the market.

TOTAL Oil Australia is excited to announce the launch of their new p

First light-duty truck to come standard with reverse camera

The Hino 300 Series is the first light-duty truck range to feature a reverse camera as standard equipment, helping to make light work of limited visibility in u

Truck servicing made simple

Baldwin Filters offers high-quality filter kits to keep servicing simple and save your engine from unnecessary wear and tear.

WHEN it comes time to service your truck, convenience and quality ar

What to do in case of a steer tyre blowout

Sam Dowler has released a video talking about what to do when a steer tyre blows out.

Sam Dowler wants truckies to know what to do if a steer tyre blows

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

Which truck manufacturer is set to smash two world speed records?

Dubbed the Iron Knight, Volvo's best technicians and engineers have

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.

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...


Top trucking news and events

Free dash cam with Double Coin

Double Coin are giving away On Site Cameras dash cams, conditions apply. Photo Contributed

Free dash cam with Double Coin

Switch to Meritor so you don’t fail on the road

Meritor's Xtended Lube Universal Joint (MXL) now includes RPL premium sealing technology which extends service intervals for U-Joints to 160,000km's Photo Contributed

Switch to Meritor so you don’t fail on the road...

Tipper Combo

Including Nissan UD Tipper, 2003 Richardson tag trailer, RC50 Posi Track, Yamaha mini excavator. All items complete with attachment.


Only $45,500 drive away NEW 2017 Fuso 515 Factory Tipper available for immediate delivery. This compact drop side factory tipper is ideal for those jobs where access is difficult. 4,500Kg GVM for car licence, approximate pay load 1,600Kg with driver & full tank. 30,000Km service intervals 6 ...

Only $45,500 drive away NEW 2017 Fuso 515 Factory Tipper available for...

Contract Opportunity

Late model SVN 1400.

	 Refridgerated Isuzu 12 pallet truck available.

	Good working condition.

	Comes with long term contract.

	Prompt payment for services.

	Current business running.

Late model SVN 1400.

 Refridgerated Isuzu 12 pallet truck...

Musk’s electric Tesla truck ‘better in every way’

Elon Musk said at the unveiling he was confident his new electric truck was “better in every way from a feature standpoint”.

47m long trucks deliver huge girders for new highway bridge

An artist's impression of the new bridge over the Richmond River at Broadwater.

Oversize and mass loads twice a day; drivers can expect delays

Capricorn Hwy fails safety test as ALP talks Bruce Hwy

More than a third of the Capricorn Highway fails a safety test as state's motoring body calls for upgrades. Pictured is the Neerkol Bridge, Capricorn Highway following heavy rain Australia Day, 2013.

RACQ demands authorities cough up and fix "high risk" highway

Vacant block goes from fine to fines

Examples of trucks parked on the disputed land.

Drivers hit out of blue for using land to rest

Grey nomads sick of being called camping 'free loaders'

Grey nomads are sick of being called free loaders.

"We don't want to stay in caravan parks that charge over $25"

Ford Ranger Raptor gets go-ahead for 2018

COMING SOON: The Ford Ranger Raptor, pictured in testing under camouflage, has been confirmed for arrival in 2018.

Hardcore off-roader finally confirmed.

OUTRAGEOUS! How angry drivers rule our roads

Road rage is a major problem for Australian drivers.

Shocking acts of road rage caught on film.

Maintenance Support Officer

Maintenance Support Officer   Multiple Nebo based opportunities  Meals and accommodation available on shift  Relocation...

Experienced MC Driver

Experienced MC Driver

	Required for long distance work to North Queensland and Southern States.

	Applicants must meet the following criteria:

		Positive Attitude
		Provide a Driving History Record
		Have Interstate Experience
		Proven Bdouble Experience
		Be Tidy and Well Presented
		Must Have BFM

	Prefer based on the Sunshine Coast or Wide Bay ...

Experienced MC Driver

Required for long distance work to North...



	Hanson is seeking contract concrete carriers for it’s Gladstone/Boyne operations.
	Excellent opportunities exist for self motivated people to join our business as contracted owner drivers operating their own
	suitable 8x4 truck fitted with a company owned mixer.
	Expressions of interest should be addressed to Tom ...


Hanson is seeking contract concrete...

Owner Drivers

Owner Driver Mainfreight Transport are opening a branch in Toowoomba and we are looking for enthusiastic Owner Drivers to join our team to service our customers in Toowoomba and surrounding areas.

	We are looking for business orientated Owner drivers to purpose build a 10,12 or 14 pallet rigid truck ...

Owner Driver Mainfreight Transport are opening a branch in Toowoomba and we...

Storeperson/ Delivery Driver

Storeperson/ Delivery Driver

		Full time position
		38 Hours per week plus overtime
		Good Driving Record
		Forklift Licence required
		Would suit positive and easy to get along with applicant
		Established Family Business

	Please mail resumes with a handwritten cover note to: PO Box 86, Coffs Harbour, 2450

Storeperson/ Delivery Driver

  • Full time...



	We are a successful and busy transport company based in Murarrie QLD and require a driver over the age of 25 to join our team.
	To be successful in this role you will need to:
	Be reliable
	Pass a drug and alcohol test
	Hold a current HC unconditional ...


We are a successful and busy transport...



	Huge earning potential 1 Truck - 1 Driver

	B Double and Road Train tipper operation servicing the Eastern Sea Board.

	Ag-Spread have a number of permanent positions available for experienced MC Tipper Drivers prepared to work Long Haul for excellent remuneration.

	Tipping experience preferred. Prospective ...


Huge earning potential 1...