David Vile

1984 LTL is larger than life

“I have a 9-0, but mine has a few more zeros,” said Roy Ikin with a smile, highlighting just one of the many differences between his classic 1984 Ford LTL 9000 and the current-era Kenworth T9 range.  Read More

Mammoet miniatures a hit

Since its inception in 1807, Dutch company Mammoet has become a global entity, focusing on heavy lifting and specialised transport services, with trucks and equipment working on all continents, including a growing presence in Australia.  Read More

B-double on the highway to health

One of the displays garnering a lot of interest as part of the South Bank Truck Festival was the ‘Heart of Australia’ B-double, with the latest-model DAF XF and B-double trailers essentially a purpose-built medical clinic on wheels. Read More

Drake Collectibles range expands

With a number of trucks being unveiled to the public for the first time at the Brisbane Truck Show, it would be fair to say the variety of scale models released by the team at Drake Collectibles across the four days drew the biggest crowds.
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