Hyundai Motor Company has released images of its newly upgraded XCIENT Fuel Cell, which its hoping will be the world’s first mass-produced, heavy-duty truck powered by hydrogen. Read more
Bapcor Limited, the Asia Pacific’s largest automotive aftermarket industry specialised company, has assembled its Australian commercial light and heavy duty parts businesses to form the Bapcor Commercial Vehicle Group. Read more
Natrad HDS Dalby/Dalby Radiator Works is a family-run business that started back in 1952 as a small radiator shop. It has been supplying and servicing the radiator industry in Queensland and throughout Australia for almost 70 years.
Having good technology and good driver relationships is often overlooked, yet it doesn’t have to be difficult.
Truck safety begins with your pre-start checklist. This guide from NTI provides information on the technologies designed to keep you safe, why they matter and what to look out for to check that they’re working.
A friend gave me a business improvement book a few years ago. It explained that most of us that work for ourselves were successful up to a point, because we are good at doing the work. But, if you are like me, we get busier and busier, until we have too much work.
Janus Electric, based on the NSW Central Coast, is about to road test the world’s first patented exchangeable battery for heavy vehicles. Read more
The Truck Industry Council (TIC) has begun road wear testing on new ultra-wide tyres as part of a $395,000 project funded by the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI). Read more
What tyre pressure are you running in your steer, drive, and trailer tyres? If it is 100 psi, like most do, your steer tyres are 20 per cent under inflated, which increases tyre temperature, and reduces steering accuracy. The drive tyres are 33 to 300 per cent over inflated, and the trailer tyres are 85 to 400 per cent over inflated.
Weighing in at just 18kg, the new Ultra ONE wheel from Alcoa Wheels has been heralded the new Lightweight Champion in the world of commercial vehicle wheels.