Great Australian Road Trains: Collector’s Edition #1

Great Australian Road Trains: Collector’s Edition #1 10 Great Road Trains 10 Great Outback Adventures Large full-colour photographs Dimensions: 21.59 x 0.59 x 27.94 cm Supplied by Amazon Available in either hardcover or softcover Great Christmas or Birthday gift   US Buyers Click Here:  Australian Buyers Click Here:  Great Australian Road Trains: Collector’s Edition #1 is a…

Velocity Vehicle Group purchase Huntingwood Dealership

Daimler Truck and Bus has announced the sale of its Huntingwood dealership to Velocity Vehicle Group. The sale comes after DTB divested dealership operations at Laverton in 2016 and Somerton last year and represents its exit of the own-retail sector. Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific President and CEO, Daniel Whitehead, says the Huntingwood sale…

HELLA and Faurecia join forces

HELLA and Faurecia agree to combine their businesses: Partnership opens additional growth potential Faurecia acquires the 60 percent stake from the pool shareholders of HELLA and announces tender offer to acquire the remaining HELLA shares for € 60 per share Combination of the two companies creates 7th largest global automotive supplier and a global market…

Fully qualified technicians welcomed at Scania

Scania Australia has just completed a national programme to ensure all its technicians are fully qualified and compliant with state and national certification for the jobs they undertake. Scania is proud to have some of the best technicians in the industry, who all have access to the special tools, vehicle data, service manuals and training…

Safety first, second and third for Mills Freightlines as it chooses Freightliner Cascadia

Mills Freightlines has chosen the Freightliner Cascadia as part of its safety-first policy. The family business based in Brinkworth, South Australia and headed up by husband and wife team Paul and Jayne Mills, selected a Freightliner Cascadia 126 in part due to its class-leading safety features. It goes above and beyond with safety features for…

Smedley’s Engineers Welcomes PBS Specialist Chris Nisbet

Smedley’s Engineers, a market leader in creating access outcomes for its clients, welcomes the addition of PBS specialist Chris Nisbet to its team, to further broaden the knowledge and experience available to its customers, as the company expands its service offerings to greater numbers of truck and trailer builders and operators. Chris Nisbet joins Smedley’s…

Freightliner appoints Rhett Beere to key sales role

Freightliner Australia Pacific has announced Rhett Beere’s appointment as National Sales and Operations Manager. Mr Beere has worked within the automotive industry for more than 18 years in a range of sales, marketing and commercial operations roles at Holden Special Vehicles, Siemens, The Meher Group and Holden Racing Team. He joined Daimler Truck and Bus…