Giti Tyres Big Test: Hop, skip and a jump
Okay, so this is the first New Zealand test of FUSO’s brand new heavy-duty truck – the Shogun HDT Euro 6.
Fuso NZ and Daimler Trucks alike see it as a game-changer – THE most important new model in the make’s revival, both here and in Japan.
To me it’s best summed up as the story of a hop, Skip and a jump. Okay, so I confess that part of the reason for this is just pure happy coincidence: Doing a test on a truck based just up the road from where I live (on Aucklan..
New FUSO...old (and famous) name
FUSO has launched its new heavy-duty flagship in New Zealand – giving “the most advanced Japanese truck ever” an old (but famous) name.
“The legendary Shogun is back,” Fuso NZ announced at the l..
Constant policy changes not working for transport
Just before Christmas, Associate Transport Minister Julie-Ann Genter announced a $1.4billion, three-year programme of investment in safety improvements to existing roads.
The funding will provide 900 kilometres of existing ..
One stop logging shop
There’s a couple of business philosophies that you often hear people going on about: Being agile – able to change direction whenever necessary (or whenever an opportunity present itself), for one….
New Zealand’s new truck market continued to run at record levels in March – with the overall market’s best-ever figures for the month.
The 495 registrations of trucks with GVMs over 4.5 tonnes was 6.7% up o..
It’s a side-effect of having trucks with an eyecatching livery that RAC Group director Andrew Boyhan finds amusing.
“We’ve only got 15 or so trucks….but the fact that they look good and they’re..
FUSO’s fully electric eCanter was well received by members of parliament during its visit to the Beehive.
Associate Minister for Transport...
ASKO and Scania celebrate the start of operations of four hydrogen gas trucks with electric driveline and of ASKO’s hydrogen...
“The driver shortage in the road freight transport industry is well known. Since I started at the Road Transport Forum...