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It’s been projected that by 2026 nearly half of the current workforce in the trucking industry will be aged over 65 and by 2030, truck freight will double in Australia.
The ongoing evolution of safety on the roads has seen vehicle manufacturers make giant strides in recent years, with a prime example being the street smart Hino 500 Series Standard Cab.
Descending roads like Toowoomba range QLD or Mt Ousley in NSW can be treacherous on a clear day, so it pays to apply common sense and obey Australian Road Rule 108 to protect yourself and other driver’s around you. But, what is Rule 108?
When deciding whether to buy outright or arrange finance for your new truck, the temptations of paying cash for outright ownership are considerable: the truck is wholly yours end of story.
Zacc Smith from Careful Carriers proudly showing off the new pride of his fleet... the all new Hino 500 Series Wide Cab GH1835 Short Air Prime Mover, which nicely complements his existing 500 Series GH1828 Short Prime Mover and body trucks.
When it comes to getting good service, there’s nothing better than the real thing. We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: your vehicle is more than a hard-working, famously reliable piece of modern machinery – it’s a business on wheels.
Ever wondered how the ‘other half’ live? Well DJ Lindsay Interstate Movers deliver to them every day and, according to owner Doug Lindsay, it’s fascinating. We asked him…. Why Hino?
Queensland Winters typically bring brighter days and cooler nights and are relatively mild compared to other states, though it’s still important to remember that it pays to take extra care to minimise the additional stresses imposed on your truck.
Whether you’re just getting into the trucking game or maybe need to brush up on some of the lingo, don’t worry as we’ve put together a brief truck 101 glossary of important terms to know.
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