Test Drive: Hino 700 Series

With the constant trickle of technology that’s been funneling into new trucks over the past decade, there’s the possibility that some trucks are Read more

Test Drive: Mercedes-Benz Actros

In keeping with the Daimler Trucks’ philosophy of ensuring a thorough understanding of all of their vehicles’ ability to handle the broad spectrum Read more

Test Drive: MAN TGX 26.580

Since introduction of the widely- used B-double combination some three decades ago, truck manufacturers have been tailoring specific variants of their heavy-duty prime Read more

Test Drive: Volvo I-Shift Transmission

Originally developed for motorsport applications, dual clutch transmissions have been utilised in road vehicles as diverse as the VW Golf and the Bugatti Read more

Test Drive: Fuso Super Great

The harlequin vinyl wrap on this Fuso Super Great assessment vehicle is hardly necessary as the cab’s basic sheet metal remains unchanged from Read more

Test Drive: MAN TGX

Crossing just over 58 tonnes and rated at 540hp our test vehicle is the rental spec TGX that fits well with fleets due Read more

Winter is coming

When Daimler Truck and Bus Australia General Manager Daniel Whitehead told Prime Mover in 2014 that most nights he fell asleep thinking of Read more

A push in the right direction

Not every truck carries the same loads from the same pickup locations and always goes to the same delivery points. City or country Read more

On the road again

In the scramble to have journalists experience the latest and greatest that the OEMs have to offer often the test venue is the Read more

Test Drive: Freightliner Coronado 114

According to a report issued in May this year by the Australian Road Transport Suppliers’ Association (ARTSA), almost one in six vehicles with Read more