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Mercedes-Benz Vans | TRANSPORT NEWS

Mercedes-Benz vans and utes will step up from a standard three-year warranty to five years. V-Class, X-Class and Marco Polo variants will be covered by a five-year / unlimited kilometre warranty, with five years of complimentary Roadside Assistance and a three-year / unlimited kilometre warranty for the 12-volt battery. Where the above variants are used in a commercial application, a ...

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TRANSPLANT SURGERY | COMPANY PROFILE -HM GEM

Ed Higginson finds that a full engine replacement is a very viable alternative to major repair In our modern throwaway society, reconditioning of automotive parts has become less common. Not too many decades ago you would normally send away brake shoes or clutch plates to be relined, starter motors to be rewound or engines, transmissions and diff housings to be ...

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Peugeot Partner wins the  “Compact High Cube Van” category at the Great British Fleet Awards for the second consecutive year.| TRANSPORT NEWS

PEUGEOT Partner has won the ‘Compact High Cube Van’ award in the Fleet World Great British Fleet Awards for the second successive year. Partner has been racking up the awards since before its UK launch last year. This latest award is the third for Partner so far in 2020, which recently went on sale in Australia. According to the Great ...

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Holden No More | TRANSPORT NEWS

The end of the line for the General Motors Brand in Australia and New Zealand. After 160 years the iconic Holden nameplate will disappear from dealerships across Australia and New Zealand by the third quarter of 2020. In the wake of this decision announced today by General Motors in the United States, the 1.6 million Holden vehicles owned by Australians ...

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Navara N-TREK WARRIOR now on sale | TRANSPORT NEWS

Nissan Australia has revitalised its  Navara ute line-up with the N-TREK WARRIOR now on sale nationally.  Priced from $62,990 drive-away for the manual transmission, and $65,490 drive-away for the automatic. It is available in three colour schemes: Cosmic Black, White Diamond and Slate Grey, and will become a permanent member of the Navara line-up. “The Nissan Navara N-TREK Warrior has ...

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Isuzu Ute enters 2020 with Great Enthusiasm | TRANSPORT NEWS

Isuzu Ute Australia, distributors of the D-Max ute and MU-X SUV is extremely buoyant about the company’s sales performance for 2019 as it enters the new year, winning a new accolade for the D-Max as Delivery Magazine’s Best Work Ute for 2020. The company chalked up 2.4 percent segment performance of total vehicle sales for 2019, representing 25,311 new vehicle ...

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SACHS’ shocks go to the MAX | TRANSPORT NEWS

The new SACHS MAX range of heavy-duty shock absorbers from ZF Services Australia is aimed at off-road, four-wheel-drive and ute applications. Since launching the range at the Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo (AAAE) in Melbourne in April, sales of the big-bore shock absorbers have more than tripled year-to-date. “The range has been strongly accepted across our three key customer segments, specifically ...

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LIGHT UP | TRANSPORT NEWS -Narva expands and upgrades its globe range

The introduction of a number of vehicles which run an H15 globe as a DRL and high beam, has led to the introduction of Narva’s Intense Plus 30 H15 globe. Designed to suit popular models including the Ford Ranger, Everest and newer model Volkswagen Golf, the Intense Plus 30 globe aims to provide a premium white light look (4200°k) and ...

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DOMECTIC upgrades its Coolpro thermoelectric coolers | TRANSPORT NEWS

Domectic’s TCX range of 12/24 V DC or 24o Volt AC thermoelectric coolers provide all the previous benefits of the popular Dometic CoolPro TC series, with the release of the new TCX 14 ( 14 litre) and TCX 21 ( 21 litre) units. These thermoelectric coolers have a high performance fan for dynamic interior ventilation that can create temperature, as ...

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New D-MAX debuts in Tokyo Motor Show | TRANSPORT NEWS

With sales in Thailand scheduled to commence on October 19th Isuzu Ute has debuted its all-new D-Max, the first complete product change for eight years. With claims of market leading fuel economy and low emissions, the new D-MAX will be sold globally with a 1.9 litre and 3.0 litre diesel engine option, although the Australian buyer will be looking at ...

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