Come rain or shine

Entry numbers were low this year for the Alexandra Blossom Festival Parade of Trucks, but Mother Nature can take a bow for that. Adverse weather conditions leading up to the Saturday of the truck show saw Friday’s festival events canned altogether. Some entrants from the Maniototo were even preparing trucks in the snow…

A day to enjoy

Live music, food stalls, crowds and, of course, trucks – the 2023 McDonough Contracting Gore Truck Show had it all.

Reno calling

The American Truck Historical Society (ATHS) is dedicated to preserving the history of trucks, the trucking industry and its pioneers. Hundreds of modern and vintage trucks made their way to Reno, Nevada, for this year’s National Convention & Truck Show in June.

Rocklea Truck Show 2023

While at this year’s Brisbane Truck Show, we took the time to visit the annual Heritage Truck Show at Rocklea Showgrounds to take in some of the Aussie classic trucking scene.

Full speed ahead

More trucks, more components, more people, more to celebrate, unveil and enjoy – Brisbane Truck Show 2023 had it all.

K220 ready to rock! Part 2: The machines

The last big reveal before it all gets properly real. Following on from the Bombay show, Southpac Trucks had the new K220s on show south of the ditch. Dynes Transport has had its one on the road now for a few months, and hard on the heels of that will be the Guy Knowles machine, with the other truck at the show, painted in the official Release Red, sold to McCarthy Transport Contractors.