Giti Tyres Big Test - Just like the cheese
There’s a load of Taranaki cheese in the container behind this Chinese-built Sinotruk C7H 8x4 tractor unit and it gets me thinking about that old cheese ad that used to be on the tv.
You know, the one about good things taking time – time to mature. I wonder if it could be the same story with the Sinotruks: Not so much that they take time to mature – moreso that it maybe takes time for you to get used to them, appreciate them.
After all, following an unimpressive sta..
Toll hit by cyber attack….again
Transport and logistics giant Toll Group has suffered its second ransomware attack this year – confirming last month that data had been stolen in the latest cyber attack.
The Australian-based company revealed the secon..
Freeing up freight critical to recovery
The COVID-19 crisis has presented the Road Transport Forum with some substantial challenges over the past two to three months.
None of these, of course, can compete with the challenges faced by our members and those within ..
The third dynasty
It’s complicated. For sure, Osborne’s Transport is a real family business….has been for pretty much all of its near-on 70 years.
But, unlike most Kiwi trucking dynasties, we’re not talking just the o..
The coronavirus wreaked havoc with New Zealand’s new truck market in April – the Level 4 state of emergency, unsurprisingly, reducing monthly registrations to historic lows.
The widespread expectation that this u..
An evolutionary livery
Looking at older photos of Waimea Contract Carriers trucks and comparing them with their current counterparts offers a fascinating glimpse of how trucking fleet colour schemes evolve.
The primary colours from more than 30 y..