01/06/2015WITH ALL-WHEEL-DRIVE AND BIG CLEARANCES, THE ASTRA COULD HAVE QUITE A FUTURE AHEAD OF IT.
We hear a lot about the truck sales market, and the effect that freight movements have on sales figures.
There are some segments, however, where freight movement does not have such a dramatic effect on demand for equipment, and where demand is driven more by …
01/06/2015DAVE WHYTE TAKES THE WHEEL OF THE RED BULL RACING AUSTRALIA TEAM TRANSPORTER FOR THE RUN FROM PERTH TO BRISBANE
I have done a lot of cool stuff in my job as a truck driver, from concert tours to loading a Japanese rocket at the Woomera range, and I'm always keen to add to the list. I was lucky enough to be asked on a very different kind of trip recently. …
01/06/2015THE POWERSTAR FROM IVECO IS THE ONLY REMAINING GENUINE HYBRID DESIGN AVAILABLE IN AUSTRALIA, A CONVENTIONAL WITH A EUROPEAN HERITAGE. TIM GILES DRIVES THE 6400, AND TRIES TO WORK OUT IF IT’S EUROPEAN, AMERICAN OR JUST AUSTRALIAN
There is something noticeably different about the Iveco Powerstar. Its overall shape – a bonnet at the front …
28/03/2015TEST DRIVE DEMONSTRATES WHY CREW-CAB UNIT HAS TURNED THE CORNER IN MEDIUM DUTY SALES
Iveco’s Eurocargo is already one of the most pleasant medium-duty trucks to drive and the addition of an Allison box turns the Tector diesel engine into a turbine-like constant stream of torque without any interruptions.
But it sells relatively small quantities …