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Western Star unveils big banger

A 16L engine to be fitted exclusively to Western Star trucks has been unveiled by the truck manufacturer at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Read more

FedEx goes electric

Purpose-built electric trucks will be part of an evaluation exercise for FedEx Express in the US. The four trucks sourced from two different suppliers Read more

Big plans for Daimler

Daimler Trucks is preparing for the largest introduction of new vehicles in its history. The company says it plans to spend $3.2 billion over Read more

Improving battery technology

A breakthrough in battery design in the USA may lead to the development of a cheaper battery technology which could in turn reduce the Read more

Mack auto box breaks cover

The long anticipated introduction of the Volvo I-shift gearbox onto the Mack Truck range has been unveiled at the recent Mid-America Trucking Show. The Read more

Scania Technology Enhancements

The end of 2010 sees another technical and environmental milestone for the trucking industry with the introduction of ADR 80/03. All new trucks over Read more

Cummins ISF Engine

A new engine family, the ISF, has been introduced by Cummins in Australia for light trucks, vans and buses.?

The four-cylinder ISF is available Read more

Remote control trucking

If you talk to any transport operator, one of the issues for them is how much the business impacts their time. They can expect Read more

Rock solid

The regional city of Goulburn in the New South Wales southern tablelands is home to Divall’s Earthmoving and Bulk Haulage, a major contributor to Read more