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Volkswagen to tackle light-duty truck market

July 17, 2018

Look out Isuzu N-Series and Hino 300 Series, Volkswagen is out to steal some of your customers. We’re in New Zealand for the Australian launch of the new-generation Volkswagen Crafter, an offering that steps up […]

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Hyliion expands with new Battery Division

July 11, 2018

Hyliion might not yet be a name well known in Australia, however the business seems to be making some real inroads in the industry in North America. The technology company markets hybrid electric technology that […]

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2018 International ProStar Video Review

May 30, 2018

International Trucks has a long and proud history in Australia and it was great to see the brand recently return to Australia. At this stage there’s just the one ‘Inter’ model available in Australia, the […]

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2018 Isuzu NLS 45-150 Tipper Video Review

April 26, 2018

The extensive Isuzu Ready to Work range includes this handy little all-wheel drive tipper – the NLS 45-150. Featuring a factory built body that can raise or lower in just 20 seconds, the Isuzu offering […]

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2018 Hino 500 Series Wide-Cab Video Review

April 13, 2018

There’s a big mover in the medium-duty truck market with the new Hino 500 Series Wide-Cab proving a popular offering since it was launched locally last year. In a booming truck market, Hino’s new offering […]

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2018 Western Star 2800SS Review

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July 5, 2018
There’s no doubt the Japanese are the dominant players in the medium-duty truck market, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t look at the alternatives. One [...]
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2018 Hino Poncho Bus Review

June 18, 2018
Brilliant is the word to use when talking the clever little Hino Poncho available now in Australia. For the uninitiated, back in the day buses [...]
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New-Gen Scania Truck Review

April 23, 2018
Scania has their new-generation truck range landing in Australia and after attending the Australian launch of the new offerings last month, last week I got [...]

2018 Isuzu NLS 45-150 Tipper Review

April 21, 2018
The list of potential purchasers for this Isuzu N-Series tipper is very wide and includes landscapers, councils, nurseries and builders. Fitted with the tipper body [...]

2018 Hino 300 Series 4×4 Review

February 26, 2018
Often in the automotive industry you find that the products are only built to a certain standard, the new Hino 300 Series 4×4 however looks [...]