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Tue 26 Mar 2019

Craig loves working the linehaul

Craig loves working the linehaul

HE WAS driving a Toll 2019 Mack Granite with a 435 V-Mack up front and towing a box from Toll Shipping at Burnie on his return leg to Hobart.

Why don't we do this with our used tyres?

Why don't we do this with our used tyres?

ABOUT 50 tyres have been discovered dumped on the side of the highway in what is becoming an unfortunate trend for the region.

Special club for truck fans

Special club for truck fans

A LARGE group of people hold the International Harvester brand dear to their heart.

Mon 25 Mar 2019

Truckie dies after crashing into shed, fence

Truckie dies after crashing into shed, fence

INVESTSIGATORS believe a truck was travelling north when it left the road and went through a fence before crashing into a shed.

Drivers want more flexibility, not more driving hours

Drivers want more flexibility, not more driving hours

THE NHVR will release a Discussion Paper as part of a broader Fatigue Safety Strategy to support a push by many in the industry to reform fatigue laws.

Car lovers invited to race cops

Car lovers invited to race cops

‘Beat the Blue’ event to give enthusiasts a chance to race against trained police on track.

Glamping on four wheels with Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo van

Glamping on four wheels with Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo van

Mercedes-Benz’s campervan is far cry from pitching a tent bringing class and luxury to the segment but it is missing one crucial element.

Truck driver badly hurt, road closed after crash

Truck driver badly hurt, road closed after crash

A truck rollover has caused the closure of the main route along Tasmania’s East Coast, with the driver badly injured in the crash.

‘It didn’t work’: Toll evader’s shocker

‘It didn’t work’: Toll evader’s shocker

A DRIVER whose ute ended up mounted on a barrier after he drove the wrong way down a Sydney motorway has admitted it wasn’t a great idea.

Why you can’t match your car’s claimed fuel economy

Why you can’t match your car’s claimed fuel economy

Have you ever wondered why you can’t get anywhere close to your car’s claimed fuel use? This is the reason why.

Truck crash kills Kariong man

Truck crash kills Kariong man

A DRIVER has died after a single-vehicle truck crash in the state’s Central West on the weekend.

Inspirational lunch a highlight

Inspirational lunch a highlight

NOT only are Kenworth trucks unique, so are the drivers behind the wheel, or the maintenance crew under the hood.

Yogi on what sets WA apart from the rest

Yogi on what sets WA apart from the rest

"DIRTY, gritty, balls and all” is how superstar truckie Glenn "Yogi” Kendall describes what trucking in Western Australia is like.

Let's all work together for pay parity for women

Let's all work together for pay parity for women

INTERNATIONAL Women's Day has come and gone for another year and many inspirational and deserving women have been recognised for their achievements.

Robert reckons this Cat is a great truck

Robert reckons this Cat is a great truck

HE WAS driving a Ryan's Transport 2010 Cat with 550Hp up front and towing a tautliner at the time.

Diesel fumes don't scare the truckies

Diesel fumes don't scare the truckies

TRUCKIES don't think much of a new study that says diesel fumes could be the next big health threat.

Big-ticket lots up for grabs in Trucking Australia's auction

Big-ticket lots up for grabs in Trucking Australia's auction

PROUDLY sponsored by Pickles, this year's Trucking Australia auction is taking on an exciting new online platform and is open to anyone across Australia.

Sun 24 Mar 2019

What does a bushranger, a prawn and fruit have in common?

What does a bushranger, a prawn and fruit have in common?

OUR Spy brings you the best goss from the road.

Fri 22 Mar 2019

More Redstar Transport assets to go under the hammer

More Redstar Transport assets to go under the hammer

ANOTHER $25 million of Redstar Transport trucks and trailers will go under the hammer this week after industrial auctioner Pickles sold assets recently.

WATCH: What trucks are allowed on the Macquarie Pass?

WATCH: What trucks are allowed on the Macquarie Pass?

A VIRAL dashcam video of a truck travelling through the Macquarie Pass has left many confused as to what vehicles can drive on the winding road.

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