Melbourne Truck show action

FROM transformers to tyres this year's Melbourne Truck Show has it all.

Transformers take over the Melbourne Truck Show
Transformers take over the Melbourne Truck Show Carly Morrissey

Today the day the general public was invited to check out the action and crowd numbers have soared.

Custom rigs rolled in for the Australian Custom Trucks Show and shine. 

Some great rigs are on display.

Day one saw Volvo launch a new truck and campaign.

Photos from day one.

Big Rigs

Meet Outback Truckers' new star

Meet Outback Truckers' new star

Daughter nominates dad for a role in hit TV series

Westbound lanes of NSW highway closed after crash

Westbound lanes of NSW highway closed after crash

Traffic is heavy both ways, with traffic queued back to Glenbrook

'End up dead': Truckie fined in traffic camera bust

'End up dead': Truckie fined in traffic camera bust

Trucker fronts Gladstone court after caught on camera