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Australia Post adds 1300 new vans to delivery fleet | Transport NEWS

Australia Post will introduce 1300 new commercial Mercedes-Benz vans into its fleet in coming months. James Dixon, General Manager Transport and Air Networks for Australia Post, said the organisation has purchased a combination of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Vito vans, which are among the auto brand’s safest vehicles. “At Australia Post our number one priority is the safety of our people ...

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RAM Trucks Australia launches a cannonade of fire against the standard Aussie ute.| TRANSPORT NEWS

The Aussie ute market just got turned on its head with the impending release of the RAM 1500 Forget your tarted up Japanese utes that used to cost $18,000 and now cost upwards of three to four times that pricing structure. There’s a new player in the game and it comes down to the three letters of RAM and it ...

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Victoria’s Kingston Garage takes out Shell’s global Retailer of the Year award in an Australian first |TRANSPORT NEWS

Kingston Garage, located in Heatherton, south east of Melbourne, has been awarded Shell’s highest accolade, Global Single Site Retailer of the Year 2017, at a recent awards ceremony in Dubai UAE. The garage, a Shell fuels retailer for over 50 years, is the first Australian site to win this prestigious award after successfully fending off fierce competition from 8,370 sites ...

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New IVECO Daily for Mother’s Day | TRANSPORT NEWS

Mother’s Day gifts don’t get much better than a new IVECO Daily van, and for charity ‘St Kilda Mums’, the arrival of a new 9m³ Daily 35S was the perfect present for hundreds of mums who will benefit from faster and more efficient deliveries of much needed goods. Based in the Melbourne suburb of St Kilda but servicing all areas ...

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Renault’s 2018-spec Trafic Formula Edition | TRANSPORT NEWS

Renault returns its Trafic Formula Edition to the Australian market from May onwards, with 125 examples landing at Renault dealers across the country. Due to the success of the 2017 editions selling out with a speed similar to a Renault Sport F1 pitstop, Renault Australia has ordered additional supplies this year, with the 2018 Formula Edition available in Storm Grey or ...

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More grunt for Amarok | TRANSPORT NEWS

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles in Australia has confirmed an engine upgrade for the Amarok with a new EU6 190kW/200kW on overboost tune of its V6 engine heading to Australia in the third quarter of 2018.  The current EU5 V6 engine offered in the Amarok produces 180kW on overboost, and 550Nm of torque.The new, higher output Amarok will be first available in ...

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Projecta Launches Lithium-Specific ‘Intelli-Charge’ Battery Charger Range | TRANSPORT NEWS

Projecta has released a new range of ‘Intelli-Charge’ Lithium charges, specifically for Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries, as used in caravan, camper trailer and boating applications. The new range comprises three 12V, 5-stage models, the ICI500L, IC2500L and IC5000L, providing charge rates of 15A, 25A and 50A respectively. All three chargers feature adjustable output, making them suitable for different battery ...

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Tactical sweep raids have captured 178,781 counterfeit car parts likely bound for Australian cars| TRANSPORT NEWS

Eight raids across the United Arab Emirates, conducted as a joint effort between Al Futtaim and the UAE Government, have netted a massive haul of parts valued at AU$1.45 million. Over two months the raids were executed across Al Ain, Umm al Quwain and Dubai. Counterfeit investigation experts have again confirmed the parts were likely headed for Australian streets. Federal ...

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HSV Releases Chevrolet Silverado Specifications and Pricing | TRANSPORT NEWS

HSV has released full specifications and pricing for its Chevrolet Silverado heavy-duty truck range. The new Silverado will be available in five models, all based on a 4×4 crew cab body with the introduction of the 2500HD WT, the 2500HD LTZ, the 2500HD LTZ “Midnight” Edition, the 2500HD LTZ “Custom Sport” Edition and the 3500HD LTZ All five vehicles share ...

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New ‘Mini’ Grows Narva L.E.D Flood Light Range | TRANSPORT NEWS

Narva has increased its High-Powered Flood Light range with the release of the ‘SeeEzy’ Rechargeable Mini L.E.D Workshop Flood Light, a versatile light suitable for use in the garage, workshop, home or for caravanning and camping. With a lithium-ion battery and a powerful 10W COB L.E.D, the ‘Mini’ offers big performance but in a more compact package than its larger ...

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