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Daimler Truck has revealed its first autonomous truck demonstrator that it says will pave the way to fully driverless freight hauling by 2027.
Daimler Truck has revealed its first aut...

The demonstrator is an all-electric version of Daimler’s popular Freightliner Cascadia models, called the eCascadia.The trucks will be fitted with a suite of high-powered, long-range sensors that enab...

Electric Mercedes-Benz and Fuso trucks launched in Australia
Electric Mercedes-Benz and Fuso trucks l...

Daimler Truck has officially launched a range of groundbreaking all-electric trucks from Fuso and Mercedes-Benz in Australia.First electric trucks in the market with efficient eAxle technology. Electr...

Electric Canter leads the charge
Electric Canter leads the charge

Carbon neutrality and the subsequent zero emissions strategies being pursued in every sector of the automotive world are not passing fads. They are an ever more evident fact of modern life and right n...

Daimler Truck is welcoming the new Australian Design Rule (ADR) announced for a zero-emissions truck safety feature, but says pedestrians still need more protection.
Daimler Truck is welcoming the new Austr...

The federal government has mandated Acoustic Vehicle Alerting Systems (AVAS) for zero-emissions trucks, buses and cars. The systems emit sounds to alert pedestrians for zero-emissions vehicles introdu...

Five-star sustainable truck parts warehouse for Daimler Truck Australia Pacific
Five-star sustainable truck parts wareho...

Daimler Truck has opened a truck-dedicated parts warehouse in the logistics hub of Truganina in Melbourne’s west.Situated on a prime 30,000 square metre site, the five-star energy rated facility will ...

Daimler Truck Australia Pacific
Electric? Don’t knock it until you’ve tr...

Back in 2019 I test drove the then brand new Fuso eCanter. So new in fact that the info screen was in Japanese. This was the first full electric truck I’d driven and to say I was blown away was an und...

Goldstar Transport celebrates 20th anniversary with 100th Mercedes-Benz Actros
Goldstar Transport celebrates 20th anniv...

Goldstar Transport has celebrated its 20th anniversary in style, taking delivery of a special Mercedes-Benz Actros truck.The Perth-based company has grown from a single truck to an operation that incl...

Velocity Truck Centres leases $10m factory site built at Corio
Velocity Truck Centres leases $10m facto...

A $10m industrial factory built for spec at Corio attracts a national transport industry business that sees the potential of Geelong’s ring road employment precinct.Geelong property developer Lino Bis...

Team Global Express will receive 24 Daimler Fuso eCanters in total to facilitate the five-year trial.
Team Global Express unveils depot of the...

The official unveiling of Australia’s largest logistics electric vehicle fleet trial has been made today by Team Global Express.Representatives from government, suppliers, stakeholders and media were ...

Farming farmily brings in the harvest with Mercedes-Benz Actros
Farming farmily brings in the harvest wi...

Farming is very much a family business for the Wolthuis clan, which recently welcomed a new Mercedes-Benz Actros truck to its operation in Victoria’s Wimmera region.During the harvest, the whole famil...

Daimler Truck Australia Pacific
Benz sets a charge with eActros

It was becoming easy to think Mercedes-Benz might have dropped the ball in the push for electric truck ascendancy, but nothing seemed further from the truth after a recent drive in an eActros rigid mo...

Daimler Truck Australia Pacific DEALER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2023
Daimler Truck Australia Pacific DEALER O...

DEALER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2023Not only did Daimler Trucks Gold Coast win Dealer of the Year for 2023 at the recent Daimler Truck Australia Pacific awards, many of our talented VTC team also walked awa...

Joanne Eisel and Lyonel Carloff win at Mercedes-Benz Vans Awards night for 2023
Joanne Eisel and Lyonel Carloff win at M...

CONGRATULATIONS to Joanne from Mercedes-Benz Vans Huntingwood and Lyonel from Mercedes-Benz Vans Huntingwood for winning Mercedes-Benz Vans Sales Executive Metropolitan TOP ACHIEVER Awards for 2023.Fr...

Mercedes-Benz eActros chosen for Centurion’s Australian-first off-grid truck fleet
Mercedes-Benz eActros chosen for Centuri...

National full-service logistics solution provider Centurion has announced a project to operate 30 Mercedes-Benz eActros trucks as part of an Australian-first 100 per cent Renewable Energy off grid Bat...

Gold Coast trucking team wins big at the MCG
Gold Coast trucking team wins big at the...

Daimler Trucks Gold Coast has been announced as the Daimler Truck Dealer of the Year for 2023. The big win was celebrated at a glittering event held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground last night.Head of ...

Fuso eCanter BEV ‘not here to replace’ diesel
Fuso eCanter BEV ‘not here to replace’ d...

FUSO and Mercedes-Benz Trucks are gearing up to launch ‘e-axle’ driven battery electric trucks in Australia, but the models will exist to complement diesel staples rather than replace them. A lin...

Daimler Trucks Gold Coast wins Daimler Truck Dealer of the Year Award for 2023
Daimler Trucks Gold Coast wins Daimler T...

Daimler Trucks Gold Coast has been announced as the Daimler Truck Dealer of the Year for 2023. The big win was celebrated at a glittering event held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground last night.Head of ...

14 variants confirmed for Fuso eCanter Next Gen
14 variants confirmed for Fuso eCanter N...

Fuso has confirmed the next generation all-electric eCanter will be launched in Australia this May with a full model line-up consisting of 14 variants.Customers can choose from four different weight r...

New pedestrian-sensing Side Guard technology standard on new Fuso eCanter
New pedestrian-sensing Side Guard techno...

Fuso has confirmed the next generation eCanter will come standard with a class-leading active safety package.To be launched in May, the groundbreaking vehicle will feature unmatched Advanced Emergency...

trucksales-innovation-award-2024-winner
Trucksales Innovation Award 2024: The Wi...

Our judging panel has unanimously voted the Fuso eCanter Next Generation as the winner of the 2024 Trucksales Innovation AwardThe latest-generation Fuso eCanter is already in series production and tru...

Fuso Rosa
Fuso keeps on revelling in the Rosa

Following its latest updates, the Rosa is excelling as a leading option in its class for the Australian bus and coach marketFuso is continuing to push its Rosa into the local market. Image: FusoA busy...

Daimler Truck launches Australian online parts portal
Daimler Truck launches Australian online...

Buying truck parts in Australia is now easier than ever thanks to a new Daimler Truck online parts portal.The Daimler Truck Parts Portal, which allows customers to order a vast range of truck parts wi...

The complimentary Truck Training that comes with every Mercedes-Benz Actros has been given the thumbs-up by Jim Pearson Transport.
The complimentary Truck Training that co...

Mercedes-Benz Truck Training gets Jim Pearson Transport thumbs-up“We find it very useful,” Jim Pearson, says.“There are so many features in these trucks that it is really worthwhile to have someone co...

The Fuso Shogun 510 is an example of making driving a sophisticated truck relatively simple.
A Simple No-Nonsense Approach

There is no need to make driving a truck too complex and a simple no-nonsense approach will work most of the time. The Fuso Shogun 510 is an example of making driving a sophisticated truck relatively ...

Opening Night at Daimler Trucks Ballarat
Opening Night at Daimler Trucks Ballarat

Last Thursday, Daimler Trucks Ballarat threw open its doors and welcomed dignitaries from Daimler Truck Australia Pacific, Velocity Truck Centres - Australia and customers to help celebrate the openin...

As a large Adelaide operator, Kanga Coachlines has changed focus and locations throughout its history, but it’s never wavered with its preference for the Fuso Rosa
As a large Adelaide operator, Kanga Coac...

As a large Adelaide operator, Kanga Coachlines has changed focus and locations throughout its history, but it’s never wavered with its preference for the Fuso RosaKanga Coachlines has always been loya...

Three-state zero emission axle weight limit increase trials welcomed by Daimler Truck
Three-state zero emission axle weight li...

Daimler Truck Australia Pacific has welcomed the announcement of trials by New South Wales, South Australian and Queensland governments that allow greater truck front axle weights for electric trucks....

Border Express upgrades fleet with 78 Fuso trucks
Border Express upgrades fleet with 78 Fu...

Australian logistics leader Border Express is investing $13 million in a Pick Up and Delivery (PUD) fleet upgrade that includes the addition of 78 new Fuso trucks.The initiative consists of 60 Shogun ...

Ron Finemore Transport, which has worked with Mercedes-Benz Trucks for more than 50 years, is celebrating a double milestone.
Ron Finemore Transport, which has worked...

It has marked the introduction of its 300th Actros by rolling out its first 30 metre high-productivity Super B combination featuring the special Mercedes-Benz truck and a Vawdrey trailer set.The effic...

SHOGUNS THE HEROES AT ALPHA OMEGA
SHOGUNS THE HEROES AT ALPHA OMEGA

Alpha Omega Excavations started from scratch on Queensland’s Gold Coast after a quick course in local knowledge. But the biggest decision came down to finding the right truck for the job.Looking ...

Fuso Shogun gets connected with advanced telematics system
Fuso Shogun gets connected with advanced...

The heavy-duty Fuso Shogun now comes with advanced telematics to help customers get the most out of their trucks.Fuso has launched its comprehensive Fuso Connect system, which is now standard on Shogu...

Once disparagingly referred to as “silly wheels”, an air suspended lift-up axle is playing an important part in Local Mix’s latest PBS truck and dog combination.
Once disparagingly referred to as “silly...

Established in 1971, Local Mix has grown to be considerably more than a supplier of ready mix concrete to the Geelong area.Local Mix has progressively become a vertically integrated organisation with ...

Eurocold hits milestone with 100th Fuso.
Eurocold hits milestone with 100th Fuso.

The Brisbane-based company builds industry-leading refrigerated equipment for sale or long-term rental, using the best trucks and refrigeration technology.Eurocold has found Fuso trucks meet the needs...

Fuso eCanter
First zero emission Capral Aluminium del...

Capral Aluminium recently made its first zero emission deliveries thanks to freight partner Goldstar Transport.Perth-based Goldstar delivered Capral Aluminium products to local customer Bull Motor Bod...

Australian test program begins for next-generation Fuso eCanter
Australian test program begins for next-...

Fuso has started an Australian test program for its next-generation all-electric eCanter.The zero-emission truck has begun an intense testing regime that will see it running day and night completing f...

The fuel economy of the Mercedes-Benz Trucks Actros was already legendary.
The fuel economy of the Mercedes-Benz Tr...

The fuel economy of the Mercedes-Benz Trucks Actros was already legendary. Now, engineers have further cut the fuel consumption of the 13-litre OM471 by up to four per cent compared to the previous ge...

Max headroom - Mercedes-Benz Trucks introduces new GigaSpace cab option.
Max headroom - Mercedes-Benz Trucks intr...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has added a new tall GigaSpace cab to its options list.The new cab, which made its public debut with the Actros 25 Driver Edition at the Brisbane Truck Show in May, was so well re...

Daimler Truck applauds the Federal Government for mandating AEBS for new models from late this year
Daimler Truck applauds the Federal Gover...

Daimler Truck applauds the Federal Government for mandating AEBS for new models from late this year and all existing models over 3.5 tonnes sold from February 2025. However, customers don’t need to wa...

Zero emission waste collecting eEconic truck to star at Sydney show
Zero emission waste collecting eEconic t...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks will showcase zero emission waste collection at the Australasian Waste and Recycling Expo in Sydney on July 26 and 27.It will present the all-electric eEconic, a ground-breaking t...

Mercedes-Benz eActros
Mercedes-Benz eActros

Looking back at the beginnings of our #AllElectric Mercedes-Benz eActros. Did you know? Our Mercedes-Benz eActros has been proving its worth as a locally CO2-neutral alternative for urban distribution...

Fuso Shogun 510
Delivery to Tasman Star Seafood Market f...

The Fuso Shogun 510 often gets the attention thanks to its muscular 13-litre engine with 510hp and 2500Nm, but other members of the Shogun family are just as impressive in their own way.Take this Fuso...

Freightliner Cascadia 126
Freightliner Cascadia 126

This Australian Freightliner Cascadia 126 unit sure does generate a beautiful set of numbers, and it does it all without a PBS permit.- 34 pallet load capacity - 36 inch sleeper cab comfort- 1 bu...

Mercedes-Benz eActros LongHaul will celebrate world premiere as eActros 600 in October
Mercedes-Benz eActros LongHaul will cele...

Leinfelden-Echterdingen/Wörth/Mannheim/Kassel/Gaggenau – The battery-electric Mercedes-Benz truck for long-distance haulage is on its way. Mercedes-Benz Trucks will be presenting the series version of...

Arrow Transport and Logistics
Arrow Transport and Logistics recently l...

Managing Director, Craig Webster, has long been a loyal Mercedes-Benz Trucks customer, but due to supply constraints, the brand was not able to deliver all the Actros units Arrow Transport and Logisti...

Fuso Shogun 510 Tipper makes show debut in Brisbane
Fuso Shogun 510 Tipper makes show debut ...

The only Japanese tipper in the Australian market with more than 500hp and much more torque than its nearest rival, the Fuso Shogun 510 Tipper has been unveiled in Brisbane.The Shogun 510 also deliver...

Freightliner Cascadia
Range-topping Freightliner Cascadia Road...

The mighty Cascadia is front and centre on the Freightliner stand at the Brisbane Truck Show, which runs from May 18-21 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.Both the 116 and 126 Cascadias ...

Next Generation Fuso eCanter - Brisbane Truck Show
EV Pioneer Fuso Brings Next Generation e...

Fuso will present the next generation eCanter for the first time in Australia at next week’s Brisbane Truck Show.The original all-electric eCanter was the first Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) e...

Mercedes-Benz Actros Fuel efficiency
Fuel efficiency to the fore. New Actros ...

The Australian Actros is about to become even more efficient as Mercedes-Benz Trucks delivers fuel cuts of up to four per cent with the third generation OM471 engine.Already known for its excellent fu...

Daimler Elite Support Certification
The team at Daimler Trucks Gold Coast ar...

We ensure that as an Elite Dealer we are focussed on what truly matters — your truck and your business. That means we don’t do things the easy way, we do them the right way, every time.Elite Support i...

Australia’s most powerful Japanese truck is award finalist
Australia’s most powerful Japanese truck...

The Fuso Shogun 510 has been announced as a finalist for the inaugural Truck of the Year Australasia.Australia’s most powerful Japanese truck is one of four finalists of the award, which seeks to shin...

Brisbane Truck Show debut for electric eActros from Mercedes-Benz Trucks
Brisbane Truck Show debut for electric e...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks will present the all-electric eActros for the first time in Australia at next month’s Brisbane Truck Show.The groundbreaking truck, which produces zero local emissions, will be th...

McGrath Newcastle Freightliner Cascadia 126
Freightliner Cascadia quartet proving po...

Four Freightliner Cascadias have exceeded the expectations of a Newcastle container hauler. Tony McGrath, who runs McGrath Newcastle, hadn’t considered running Freightliner trucks until a supply is...

Ten Fuso Shoguns on duty for ACFS Port Logistics
Ten Fuso Shoguns on duty for ACFS Port L...

ACFS Port Logistics has added 10 new Fuso Shogun prime movers to its fleet.The new models, which include six 460 Shoguns and four 510 Shoguns, join a large number of Mercedes-Benz Trucks Actros models...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has delivered the first batch of Actros units as part of a 120-truck deal with SGGS.
Mercedes-Benz Trucks has delivered the f...

The Brisbane-based operator runs all over Australia, with an emphasis on “crossing the paddock” between Perth and the East Coast. SGGS already operated 37 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks as pa...

Golf Day Extravaganza
Golf Day Extravaganza

Daimler Trucks Huntingwood has been hosting Golf day events for many years, it is an opportunity for DTH sales teams to come together with our loyal customers and enjoy a day out. It strengthens the b...

Dandelions WA is honoured to be involved with #spreadingkindnessgrowinghope with Daimler Trucks Perth.
Dandelions WA is honoured to be involved...

Daimler Trucks Perth have been working with and helping a West Australian based charity, Dandelions WA for some time now and received this wonderful message recently; "We have caught our breath, ...

Velocity Truck Centre Employees and Dealerships win big at the Daimler Dealer of the Year Awards for 2022
Velocity Truck Centre's Employees and De...

Daimler Dealer of the Year Awards 2022 - The event is a chance to catch up with our brand partners and other Dealers within the network. This is also a chance to celebrate the successes of Daimler dea...

Velocity Truck Centre has announced the appointment of Les Spaltman to the new role of Vice President of Retail Sales
Velocity Truck Centre has announced the ...

Mr Spaltman was most recently Head of Sales with Isuzu Australia Ltd (IAL), where under his leadership the brand reached all-time record sales in consecutive years.Les resigned from the position last ...

Richard Higgins Promoted to President of Velocity Truck Centres in Australia
Richard Higgins Promoted to President of...

 DATE: Wednesday, February 1, 2023PRESS RELEASE:Velocity Vehicle Group (VVG) has announced the promotion of Richard Higgins to the position of President of its Velocity Truck Centres Unit. Mr. Hi...

Electric Mercedes-Benz trucks for Australia and New Zealand roll off the line
Electric Mercedes-Benz trucks for Austra...

The first all-electric Mercedes-Benz trucks bound for Australia and New Zealand have rolled off the production line.Mercedes-Benz Trucks will begin a local validation program for the zero emission eAc...

Fuso notches second record year of sales as supply improves
Fuso notches second record year of sales...

Fuso is confident it can maintain momentum following a record sales year in 2022 thanks to improving supply.The Japanese manufacturer was able to record an all-time truck and bus sales record of 5319 ...

Goldstar Transport adds zero-emission Fuso eCanter to its Perth fleet
Goldstar Transport adds zero-emission Fu...

The Perth-based company, which employs 400 people and has a fleet of more than 150 trucks, took delivery of the eCanter at a ceremony today.   Head of Daimler Truck Overseas, Andreas von ...

Team Global Express orders 24 zero-emission Fuso eCanters for electric delivery project
Team Global Express orders 24 zero-emiss...

Team Global Express (TGE) will introduce 24 all-electric Fuso eCanters as part of a bold carbon reduction project in Sydney.The pioneering eCanter is the first electric truck from an Original Equipmen...

Broome Diesel and Hydraulic Services (BDHS)
Velocity Truck Centre expands with acqui...

We are pleased to announce that we have expanded our network into north west WA with the acquisition of Broome Diesel and Hydraulic Services (BDHS). We would like to thank Max and Bronwyn Rowney the o...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks
Mercedes-Benz Trucks Electrifies Factory...

In a bid to prove its commitments to not only removing emissions from its trucks but also its supply chain more broadly, Mercedes-Benz plans to electrify delivery vehicles that service one of it facto...

Fuso eCanter
What It's Like Driving a Zero-Emission F...

That’s how Fuso eCanter driver Lance Valentine describes the fully-electric BevChain truck he uses to deliver Toohey’s beer kegs to Sydney suburbs.Each day, Valentine completes three to four loops out...

Mercedes-Benz eActros
Electric semitrailer tractor in the Alps...

Stuttgart / Arlberg Pass, Austria – As part of a series of tests the eActros 300 as a tractor unit, which recently premiered at the IAA Transportation 2022 in Hanover, successfully crossed the Arlberg...

Fuso eCanter
Quick, quiet and efficient.

That’s how Fuso eCanter driver Lance Valentine describes the fully-electric BevChain truck he uses to deliver Toohey’s beer kegs to Sydney suburbs.Each day, Lance completes three to four loops out fro...

econic
Mercedes-Benz Trucks announces all-elect...

Designed from the ground-up to work in densely-populated areas, the Econic is known for its excellent visibility, practicality and active safety features.Adding to these characteristics, the eEconic w...

Fuso Canter
*BREAKING NEWS* Steady supply confirmed ...

Fuso Truck and Bus Australia has confirmed it has a secured a steady supply of Canter light trucks.While supply issues continue to affect the industry, the Japanese truck-maker now has consistent supp...

Daimler Trucks Brisbane receives their Daimler Elite Support Certification
Daimler Trucks Brisbane receives their D...

We are thrilled to congratulate the team at Daimler Trucks Brisbane for their Daimler Elite Support Certification, the 5th for the Group.We ensure, that as an Elite Support Dealer we are foc...

Mercedes-Benz Econic
Econic to Feature at Waste and Recycling...

Mercedes-Benz is looking to highlight the safety features of their Econic truck and position it as a good option for the Australasian market.Mercedes-Benz Trucks will promote its low entry Econic truc...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks Electric eActros
Electric Mercedes-Benz Truck Bound for A...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks says its eActros models will hit Australia and New Zealand next year.Mercedes-Benz Trucks will begin a local evaluation program for the all-electric eActros in Australia and New Z...

Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks
A local operator used an anniversary as ...

Lane Transport recently celebrated 30 years of operation by introducing its second Freightliner Cascadia. The business, based in Kilarney on Victoria’s south-western coast, has a mixed fleet of 37 B-D...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
VicMix's New Mercedes-Benz Actros 2663 L...

The contractor says fuel savings and driver comfort big pluses.Veteran VicMix contractor Daniel Venditti has upgraded to a new Mercedes-Benz Actros 2663 after his previous run with a 2658 model.The Vi...

Freightliner Cascadia
New Cascadia Impresses in Challenging Ro...

As part of this commitment to the region, an unprecedented international market testing program was held on both sides of the Pacific, with six test trucks operating in the US and three others running...

Fuso Shogun
Fuso Shogun's Rise to Power

Fuso has been building trucks for 90 years and its most powerful version to date is now on the Australian market.The Fuso Shogun is known as the Fuso Super Great in its homeland of Japan and now with ...

Fuso Shogun 510
Fuso's Breakthrough - Fuso Shogun B-Doub...

With all the latest mechanical and technological goodies from Daimler's Mercedes-Benz playbook, Fuso's 510hp Shogun is in a league of its own. It is, quite simply, the most powerful and most appealing...

630hp Mercedes-Benz Actros
Hard-To-Miss PINK Mercedes-Benz Actros

Vic Mix, a Melbourne-based concrete supplier, runs a fleet of hard-to-miss pink heavy vehicles across its operations. An eye-catching new 630hp Mercedes-Benz Actros is the latest addition.Vic Mix take...

Daimler Trucks Brisbane Dealership Located on Ipswich Motor Way, Darra
Velocity Vehicle Group Opens $35m Daimle...

Daimler Truck Australia Pacific and Velocity Vehicle Group have officially opened its impressive new Daimler Trucks Brisbane dealership.The most advanced dealership in the Daimler Truck and Bus networ...

Fuso Shogun 510s
New Fuso Shoguns, Benz Actros Models for...

TR Group has added five Fuso Shogun 510s and 15 Mercedes-Benz Actros models to its growing Australian rental fleet.They are part of an order that will see 20 Fuso Shogun 510s delivered to TR Group thi...

14-pallet Fuso Shogun 360
Vision Freight Systems Add to Growing Fu...

Brisbane-based Vision Freight Systems has taken delivery of ten new Fuso commercial vehicles.The express freight carrier has been steadily building up its fleet of Fuso rigids with new Shoguns, Fighte...

Mercedes-Benz MirrorCam System
MB Evolving Details of Its Mirror Camera...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has announced it is already launching the second generation of its MirrorCam, with new improvements being added to the system.The camera arms will now be 10 centimetres shorter on...

Freightliner Cascadia 116
Steel Company Buys New Freightliner Casc...

Steel construction product supplier Stramit and its freight partner Glen Cameron Group have purchased a new Freightliner Cascadia 116 to hit the highway.The latest vehicle becomes the fifth Cascadia t...

Fuso Canter Tipper
Fuso Tipper Receives Upgrade

Fuso has upgraded its Built Ready factory tipper range with a two-way tailgate and additional standard features for its popular Canter 815 model.It has also turned up the volume and increased the spac...

Freightliner eCascadia
Freightliner Launches New eCascadia

Freightliner in the US has unveiled the new eCascadia at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo currently underway in Long Beach, California.Freightliner says its new battery electric eCascadia provid...

Fuso eCanter
Fuso eCanter Joins Coles Fleet

Australian supply chain company Linfox Logistics has introduced the first electric truck for Coles.Linfox and Coles say the electric vehicle is an important step towards its shared sustainability goal...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Mercedes-Benz Actros Boasts A Driver-Ass...

Customers can now order a Mercedes-Benz truck that can help steer itself.Now available on Actros models, the Active Drive Assist technology enables SAE Level 2 partially automated driving capability; ...

Fuso Shogun
Fuso Shogun: Heavy-Duty Newcomer Slays T...

Drive down any suburban road in Australia and I’ll give you 10 to 1 on passing a Japanese truck.Our friends from the Land of the Rising Sun have carved out a substantial foothold in this segment of th...

Daimler Dealer of the Year Awards
Daimler Dealer of the Year Awards 2021

Congratulations to the Velocity Truck Centres Team on the recent success at the 2021 Daimler Dealer of the Year Awards. Financial Guild Dealer of the Year Light/Medium Duty - Daimler Trucks Adela...

Mercedes-Benz Daimler Trucks
Daimler Trucks Supports Ukraine Populati...

German truck manufacturer is providing Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks, buses and touring coaches for various aid transports and the transport of refugees.In news from Stuttgart, Germany, Daimler Truck an...

Electric Freightliner Cascadia
Watch A Battery-Powered Prime Mover in N...

It was only a short run – around 60km round trip – but for Janus Electric co-founder and general manager Lex Forsyth it’s already gone down as his drive of the year.Forsyth was behind the wheel of a 2...

Fuso Rosa Bus
"Don't Wait for Active Safety Mandate"

Daimler truck and bus have been stocking Mercedes, Freightliner and Fuso vehicles since the 1970s and currently stock Mercedes and Fuso busses in Australia.AEBS and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) ...

Bunnings Fuso eCanter
Bunnings Joins Charge Toward All-Electri...

Bunnings is the latest Linfox client to trial all-electric trucks, with two Fuso eCanters delivering home and lifestyle products to local stores in Melbourne’s southwest.Powered by 100 per cent renewe...

Fuso eCanter
New eCanter Test Vehicle Unveiled

The new model will continue Mitsubishi’s turn to EV technology.Mitsubishi has unveiled the test vehicle of its next generation eCanter for the first time at the company’s headquarters at Kawasaki City...

Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia
Mercedes-Benz Releases New Van

The new model is out from March 2022 onwards, with first vehicles arriving for sale in MayMercedes-Benz has released its new model of the Vito van which features an engine from the powertrain portfoli...

Daimler Truck and Bus Australia
Advanced Emergency Braking System Announ...

Daimler Truck and Bus Australia has welcomed the Australian Government’s announcement that Advanced Emergency Braking System (AEBS) for 3.5-tonne plus trucks and buses will be mandated locally.AEBS an...

Mercedes-Benz Vito
New Name and Engine for Mercedes-Benz Va...

Valente becomes Vito Tourer; Vito range receives efficient new engine.Mercedes-Benz Vans has announced a new engine line-up for its revised Vito range effective from this month.The refreshed Vito line...

Freightliner Cascadia
Freightliner Cascadia A Success for Mark...

Based in Bolwarrah near Ballarat in Central Victoria, Mark Rix transports grain and fertilisers primarily throughout Victoria and Southern New South Wales.Depending upon the season, Mark’s trucks will...

Fuso eCanter
Electric Fuso eCanter Delivers All-Elect...

Electric cars are being delivered with an electric Fuso eCanter in New Zealand.Carr & Haslam’s vehicle transport division began delivering electric vehicles across Auckland this week.Carr & Ha...

SCT Logistics Supercar
Revised SCT Logistics Livery for Smith U...

Brad Jones Racing has revealed the revised SCT Logistics scheme Jack Smith will campaign this season.Smith returns with BJR for a third full-time campaign in 2022, with SCT Logistics again the title p...

Freightliner Cascadia
Freightliner Cascadia Trio Win Over Vict...

Impressed with the blue 126 Cascadia he purchased in late 2019, grain and fertiliser hauler Mark Rix has ordered two more.Based in Bolwarrah, near Ballarat in Victoria, his business carries freight ac...

Fuso eCanter
Trucksales Innovation Award 2022: The Wi...

The Fuso eCanter has been voted the winner of the 2022 Trucksales Innovation Award.There is no doubt, the age of the electric truck is upon us. And the first example of a series-production battery-ele...

Australia Post Fuso eCanter
Fuso Boasts Best Ever Australian Sales Y...

The Japanese manufacturer’s tally of 4770 trucks sold in 2021 easily tops its previous sales record set in 2007.Fuso has claimed an all-time sales record for Australian truck sales for 2021, the same ...

Freightliner Cascadia
A Big Deal for Freightliner Cascadia

Vehicle reliability and value for money are as important to operators transporting bulk products for the agricultural industry as in any other category.Based in Bolwarrah near Ballarat in Central Vict...

Centurion Fuso eCanter
Centurion Unveils First Electric Truck

Leading transport and logistics provider Centurion has deployed its first electric truck in partnership with BHP.The Fuso eCanter is Australia’s first production electric truck and the first zero-emis...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 25 Years of Act...

Celebrations for 25 years of the Actros nameplate marks a shift with the future looking decidedly electric, and hydrogen-powered.Daimler Trucks has celebrated 25 years of the Mercedes-Benz Actros mode...

Fuso Canter
Limited Edition Fuso Canter Celebrating ...

Fuso is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic Fuso Canter’s Australian introduction with a special edition model.The 50th Anniversary Canter is based on a 515, the best-selling model in Austr...

Daimler Trucks Huntingwood
Daimler Trucks Huntingwood Sale Complete...

Velocity Vehicle Group Australia (VVGA) has announced the fulfillment of the transaction to acquire the Daimler Trucks Huntingwood dealership from Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific. The ownershi...

Fuso Shogun
Fuso Torques Up Shogun 510 for Metro and...

The newly-released Shogun 510 is the most powerful Euro 6 Japanese heavy-duty truck available and holds a massive torque advantage over its rivals, says Fuso.Specially developed for Australia, the ran...

DHL Fuso Canter
DHL Deploys 60 Brand New High Technology...

DHL Supply Chain today announced the deployment of 60 new, purpose-built temperature-controlled trucks to further strengthen its ability to manage healthcare shipments.This coincides with a recruitmen...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Why Nolan's Interstate Transport Orders ...

Nolan’s Interstate Transport has welcomed three Mercedes-Benz trucks to its fleet, the first of seven to join its growing ranks this year.The Lockyer Valley-based family business recently took deliver...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Call of Duty for Mercedes-Benz

Victorian Freight Specialists delivers parcel and freight services across an extensive network throughout south eastern Australia. Freight deliveries, whether pallets or parcels, don’t just happen....

Freightliner Cascadia's
Half A Million Reasons for Cascadia Purc...

Helping Freightliner rack up 500,000 kilometres in the early R&D phase of the Freightliner Cascadia convinced Maktrans owner Rob Hannemann to buy one.Maktrans played a key role in the local test p...

Fuso Canter 515
Courtesy Canter Moves Holmes Real Estate...

An innovative Sydney real estate agent is providing access to a Fuso Canter courtesy truck for its customers.Family-run Holmes Real Estate has introduced the car licence category 515 Canter, which is ...

Richard Higgins and Dan Stevens
The Real Deal

Velocity Vehicle Group is one of North America’s largest Daimler Trucks dealership networks with more than 50 dealer locations. It’s local mission is to bring Speed, Value and Trust for all of its Aus...

Mercedes-Benz Actros & Red Bull Racing
Mercedes-Benz Actros to Hall Red Bull Ra...

A new Mercedes-Benz Actros will haul the Red Bull Ampol Racing transporter for the 2021 Repco Supercars season. The new Actros, the truck that won the 2020 Trucksales Innovation Award, will carry t...

Freightliner Cascadia
Four New Cascadia's For Clifford Brick a...

Fuel economy the clincher for Clifford brothers as they order four new Freightliners.Ballarat-based Clifford Brick and Tile has added four new Freightliner Cascadias to its fleet after a great run wit...

Fuso Shogun 360
Brisbane Debut for Fuso Shogun 360

Fuso will launch a new heavy rigid Shogun model at the Brisbane Truck Show next month. The Shogun 360 was developed as a premium 14-pallet rigid model with class-leading safety, comfort and Euro 6 emi...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Mercedes-Benz Trucks to Launch Level 2 A...

An Australian validation program for an Actros that can help steer itself will be launched by Mercedes-Benz Trucks at the upcoming Brisbane Truck Show. The Active Drive Assist technology enables SA...

Fuso Fighter Euro 6
Fuso Fighter Euro 6 Takes to the Stage i...

Fuso will present an upgraded medium duty Fighter with Euro 6 emission technology at the Brisbane Truck Show from May 13 to 16.The truck’s arrival means Fuso now offers a vehicle with Euro 6 ratings o...

Freightliner Cascadia Side-Airbag
Freightliner Cascadia to Feature Side-Ai...

Freightliner Australia will introduce a head-protecting side airbag on the Cascadia heavy-duty truck late this year. The move is seen as further extending its safety credentials in the conventional...

Freightliner Cascadia Dashboard
Cascadia Unveils High Def Digital Dashbo...

Freightliner has revealed a new-look Digital Dashboard for its Cascadia conventional truck at the Brisbane Truck Show.Cascadia will be the first conventional truck to be available with the feature whe...

Mercedes-Benz GenH2
Daimler Begins Testing Hydrogen-Powered ...

Daimler Trucks has begun rigorous testing of its prototype Mercedes-Benz GenH2, with the hydrogen-powered fuel-cell truck due to be tested on public roads before the year’s end.Hydrogen-powered fuel-c...

Fuso Canter
Fuso Canters Outmuscle The Utes At This ...

An acreage and property management company has grown its Fuso Canter fleet to four as the business meets increased demand.Avagoodweekend Acreage and Property Maintenance provides mowing, gardening and...

Fuso Canter Celebrates 50 Years
Fuso Celebrates 50 Years of Canter in Au...

Fuso is celebrating 50 years of the Fuso Canter in Australia.The Canter has become a household name and more than 72,700 have been sold in Australia since the first trucks rolled into showrooms in 197...

Fuso Canter
Adelaide Supply Company Reaches Mileston...

A Fuso Canter operating for Adelaide business, Newtons Building and Landscape Supplies, has achieved 1 million kilometres.The truck is owned by 83 year-old Peter Masseroni who delivers firewood, sand,...

Freightliner Cascadia
Cascadia Impresses Victoria Operator wit...

Derham Transport boss David Derham hasn’t looked back since adding a new Freightliner Cascadia to the transport fleet based in Lara, Victoria.Derham, who runs a mixed fleet of more than 40 trucks deli...

Mercedes-Benz Actros
Mercedes-Benz Officially Launches eActro...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks celebrates the world premiere of its battery-electric eActros for heavy-duty short-radius distribution.With the first series-produced electric truck to bear a three-pointed star, ...