Giti Tyres Big Test: Fit for a Legend
In the ongoing contest between European truckmakers as to who has the most luxurious, best appointed and most driver-friendly cab interior, Scania has a new contender.
In fact, the second generation of its PRT heavy range – and in particular its all-new S-Series sleeper cab, with its high roof and completely flat floor – is a potential winner.
That’s no big surprise: Scania has had the benefit of calling on some impressive expertise in the newcomer’s development. T..
Scania muscles up
Scania New Zealand, part of the global Traton truckmaker group, is muscling-up its new Kiwi operation – with “a recruitment blitz” under way. Scania says it’s making its largest-ever investment here, wi..
Cameras about safety...not spying
There has been a bit of discussion in recent weeks about the place of cameras in truck cabs.
What I’m talking about here are driver-facing cameras, rather than those facing forward – pointed at the road ahead.
Its own best customer
In addition, the Group handles virtually all the feed requirements for the dairy farms, including year-round grazing for replacement stock, and the growing of kale and fodder beet for winter feed.
The Pye Group is owned b..
Truck sales stay strong
New Zealand’s new truck registrations were still at record levels at the end of July – even though the sales for the month fell just short of July last year.
The 3096 sales through the first seven months of this ..
The Frews factor
Brown is far from the most popular base shade for fleet colour schemes these days, but this very rarity factor makes the trucks of Frews Transport – this month’s finalist in the PPG Transport Imaging Awards – eas..