Giti Tyres Big Test - A test of two halves
This Giti Big Test is like one of those footy matches that live up to the good old cliché – that it’s a game of two halves.
Which is fair enough, because that’s exactly the sort of life that our test truck leads.
New Zealand’s first Kenworth T909 with a 36-inch mid-roof sleeper cab is a Taumarunui-based heavy-haulage tractor unit – devoted to shifting heavy machinery (mostly forestry loaders, haulers and the like) around the King Country and, more ..
New Famers honoured
New Zealand Truck & Driver founder and publisher Trevor Woolston is one of six new inductees into the Mobil Delvac 1 NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame.
Woolston was honoured alongside the HoF’s first woman inductee, Otago..
New Government has a big job ahead of it
Having the election done and dusted is definitely something of a relief after what was an extraordinarily-long grind of a campaign.
Of course, the four-week postponement due to COVID-19 and the return of Auckland to level 3 dra..
There were moments in West Auckland transport operator Richie Malam’s education that he really enjoyed: Like watching all the trucks go past his school. LOL.
During lunchtimes and intervals, “I used to stand at the f..
COVID’s new normal
New Zealand’s new truck market continued at its so-called “new normal” in a world still struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic in October, with sales almost 25% down on the same month in 2019.
NZ Transport Agenc..
Green, green… and green again
For 20 years, Don Wilson drove and ran green trucks for Pukekohe-based fresh produce growers Balle Brothers – helping the company diversify into livestock transport.
Even when the livestock operation was spun-off into a se..