Truck and trailer News

Featured, Industry Issues, News

Go Ahead For Some Reform

The Darwin TIC meeting of Transport Ministers from State and Federal Government has given the go ahead for some reform … 45
Featured, News

The End of the Argosy

The year 2020 will see the end of the Argosy, Freightliner’s highly successful cabover will be phased out in two … 41
Featured, Isuzu, News

Do Electric Trucks Make Sense?

The question on the lips of many in the trucking industry is do electric trucks make sense? The answer, this … 47
Featured, News, NHVR

A Taste of the NHVR Roadside Experience

Diesel News got a taste of the NHVR Roadside Experience on a recent visit to South Australia, where the first … 45
Featured, International, News

International ProStar is a Working Class Truck

The International ProStar is a working class truck. Its arrival in Australia and marks yet another return to the Australian … 51

Featured News

Featured, News

‘MyBuddy’ Release From MyFleet

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator is introducing Electronic Work Diaries as a voluntary alternative to the current paper management system, … 40
Diesel Workshop, Featured, News, Operators

Hauling Fresh Produce is a High Pressure Task

Hauling fresh produce is a high pressure task, especially out of North Queensland to customers all over Australia. By sticking … 48
ATA, Facebook, Featured, News

Call for Review of the National Trucking Laws

The Australian Trucking Association has made a call for review of the national trucking laws to enable the trucking industry … 41

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Diesel Newsletter

Are We Ready For the New Roller Brake Testing Rules?

Are We Ready For the New Roller Brake Testing Rules?

Preventative Maintenance is Vital

Preventative Maintenance is Vital

Preventative Maintenance is Vital

Heavy Duty Off-Roaders

Trucks to Meet the Future Task

European Drift

Even Bigger Trucks

Even Bigger Trucks

Six Cameras Per Truck

Six Cameras Per Truck


Best Video Stories


Trailers to Minimise Size and Weight

Trailers to Minimise Size and Weight

Horses For Courses For Construction Trucks

Taking a Tour of the Trucking Twitterverse


Productivity and Functionality


New Volvo VNX is Tough, Trendy and Suave


A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That

Featured, News, Twitter

Record April Truck Sales

The boom continues with record April truck sales reported by the Truck Industry Council. Strong demand, especially in the heavy … 42
ALC, ATA, Facebook, Featured, News

Road vs Rail in the Budget

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison seems to reckon it’s road vs rail in the Budget he handed down this week. Increased … 29
Trucks to Meet the Future Task
Featured, News, Operators, Scania

Trucks to Meet the Future Task

Discussing trucks to meet the future task in the boardroom at SRT Logistics’ headquarters in Hobart, Tasmania is Executive Director … 47
Developing a 4x4
Featured, Hino, News

Developing a 4×4

Quite often, when it comes to developing a 4×4 version of a truck, the all-wheel drive lags behind the rest … 31
Definitive Performance Based Standards
ARTSA, Featured, News

Definitive Performance Based Standards

The Australian Road Transport Suppliers Association (ARTSA) Global Heavy Vehicle Leaders Summit on 8 May in Melbourne will launch the … 29