2018 Deals on Wheels trucks in review


Recap of Deals on Wheels' 2018 Recap of Deals on Wheels' 2018
Christchurch based Ewan Baron was using a slinger truck on awkward sites #294 Christchurch-based Ewan Baron was using a slinger truck on awkward sites Christchurch based Ewan Baron was using a slinger truck on awkward sites
Isuzu NZ were about to expand their CYZ tipper range with 500 plus horsepower offering #294 Isuzu NZ were about to expand their CYZ tipper range with 500 plus horsepower offering Isuzu NZ were about to expand their CYZ tipper range with 500 plus horsepower offering
Viv Haldane caught up with Dannevirke based driver Bridget Scott #294 Viv Haldane caught up with Dannevirke-based driver Bridget Scott Viv Haldane caught up with Dannevirke based driver Bridget Scott
Rod Thompson Contracting had their near new Quon on display at the Nelson truck show #294 Rod Thompson Contracting had their near-new Quon on display at the Nelson truck show Rod Thompson Contracting had their near new Quon on display at the Nelson truck show
Mercedes Benz were playing in the semi autonomous space #294 Mercedes Benz were playing in the semi-autonomous space Mercedes Benz were playing in the semi autonomous space
DOW brings all the action from the second annual Truck and Machinery Show #295 All the action from the second annual Truck and Machinery Show DOW brings all the action from the second annual Truck and Machinery Show
Nest Eatery on thr Road 2018 begins #295 Best Eatery on the Road 2018 begins! Nest Eatery on thr Road 2018 begins
Dannevriek based Holmes Truck adn Trailer Repairs help keeo the wheels turning #295 Dannevriek-based Holmes Truck and Trailer Repairs help keep the wheels turning Dannevriek based Holmes Truck adn Trailer Repairs help keeo the wheels turning
Ian Howe Contracting uses Australian made W #295 Ian Howe Contracting uses Australian-made W.Win pumps Ian Howe Contracting uses Australian made W
Going back in time DOW visits the Queensland Transport Museum #295 Going back in time—DOW visits the Queensland Transport Museum Going back in time DOW visits the Queensland Transport Museum
A classic line up at the WEllsford Roaring Lions Truck Show 2018 #296 A classic line-up at the WEllsford Roaring Lions Truck Show 2018 A classic line up at the WEllsford Roaring Lions Truck Show 2018
Peterbilt launches new Model 579 UltraLoft #296 Peterbilt launches new Model 579 UltraLoft Peterbilt launches new Model 579 UltraLoft
The Borlase Transport fleet features in Old School Trucks #296 The Borlase Transport fleet features in Old School Trucks The Borlase Transport fleet features in Old School Trucks
Rangitaiki Tavern wins Beast Eatery on the Road 2018 #296 Rangitaiki Tavern wins Beast Eatery on the Road 2018! Rangitaiki Tavern wins Beast Eatery on the Road 2018
Tales of tomorrow how the trucking industry is changing #296 Tales of tomorrow—how the trucking industry is changing Tales of tomorrow how the trucking industry is changing
Tesla Semis hit the open road 1 #297 Tesla Semis hit the open road Tesla Semis hit the open road 1
Dean Middleton reports from the 2018 TMC Trailers Trucking Industry Show #297 Dean Middleton reports from the 2018 TMC Trailers Trucking Industry Show Dean Middleton reports from the 2018 TMC Trailers Trucking Industry Show
A 1980 GMC TopKick finds a new home in a Kiwi s backyard #297 A 1980 GMC TopKick finds a new home in a Kiwi’s backyard A 1980 GMC TopKick finds a new home in a Kiwi s backyard
For Ivan Lynn Scania proves to be a cost effective alternative #297 For Ivan Lynn, Scania proves to be a cost-effective alternative For Ivan Lynn Scania proves to be a cost effective alternative
Murdoch Transport wins Best Hino at the Tui Trucks Stop 2018 show #297 Murdoch Transport wins Best Hino at the Tui Truck Stop 2018 show Murdoch Transport wins Best Hino at the Tui Trucks Stop 2018 show
The Wellington Fire Museum stemed from Matt Silver s boyhood passion for fire engines #298 The Wellington Fire Museum stemed from Matt Silver’s boyhood passion for fire engines The Wellington Fire Museum stemed from Matt Silver s boyhood passion for fire engines
Dunsandel Stop Shop wins Best Eatery on the Road runner up #298 Dunsandel Stop Shop wins Best Eatery on the Road, runner-up award Dunsandel Stop Shop wins Best Eatery on the Road runner up
More trucks This line up was displayed at The Great Wellington Truck Show #298 More trucks! This line-up was displayed at The Great Wellington Truck Show More trucks This line up was displayed at The Great Wellington Truck Show
Going strong Cat Wilson s been driving for two decades she reckons nothing beats being a logging truck driver #298 Going strong—Cat Wilson’s been driving for two decades; she reckons nothing beats being a logging truck driver Going strong Cat Wilson s been driving for two decades she reckons nothing beats being a logging truck driver
Electric dreams Marc Liistosella takes a parting look at an innovative industry #298 Electric dreams—Marc Liistosella takes a parting look at an innovative industry Electric dreams Marc Liistosella takes a parting look at an innovative industry
DOW puts the Karcher HDS 614 C to test 1 #299 DOW puts the Karcher HDS 614 C to test DOW puts the Karcher HDS 614 C to test 1
Layer up truckies show how to stay warm in winter while on the job #299 Layer up�—truckies show how to stay warm in winter while on the job Layer up truckies show how to stay warm in winter while on the job
Lyndsay Whittle makes progress in his FGK Morris restoration #299 Lyndsay Whittle makes progress in his FGK Morris restoration Lyndsay Whittle makes progress in his FGK Morris restoration
Wellington city gets bright shiny new Optare Metrocity buses #299 Wellington city gets bright shiny new Optare Metrocity buses Wellington city gets bright shiny new Optare Metrocity buses
End of an era Freightliner NZ announces the current generation Argosy model will not be replaced #299 End of an era—Freightliner NZ announces the current generation Argosy model will not be replaced End of an era Freightliner NZ announces the current generation Argosy model will not be replaced
Blast from the past—DOW marks it’s 300th issue by looking back at past trucks prices #300 Blast from the past—DOW marks it’s 300th issue by looking back at past trucks prices Blast from the past—DOW marks it’s 300th issue by looking back at past trucks prices
DOW speaks to two trucks drivers from Stephesnon Transport Ltd to know more about life on thre road #300 DOW speaks to two trucks drivers from Stephesnon Transport Ltd to know more about life on the road DOW speaks to two trucks drivers from Stephesnon Transport Ltd to know more about life on thre road
Young Irish trucking legend Kirstie Ward #300 Young Irish trucking legend Kirstie Ward Young Irish trucking legend Kirstie Ward
This Hyundia Xcient was one of the many trucks on display at the 2018 NZ National Agricultural Fieldays 2018 1 #300 This Hyundai Xcient was one of the many trucks on display at the 2018 NZ National Agricultural Fieldays� 2018 This Hyundia Xcient was one of the many trucks on display at the 2018 NZ National Agricultural Fieldays 2018 1
XCMG Etrucks arrive in NZ #301 XCMG Etrucks arrive in NZ XCMG Etrucks arrive in NZ
Danielle Carrington from Farmer s Transport talks about the challenges involved in carting livestock #301 Danielle Carrington from Farmer’s Transport talks about the challenges involved in carting livestock Danielle Carrington from Farmer s Transport talks about the challenges involved in carting livestock
The Ed meet internet celebrity Robbie Gooserooster Shefford #301 The Ed meets internet celebrity Robbie ‘Gooserooster’ Shefford The Ed meet internet celebrity Robbie Gooserooster Shefford
Kenworth collection from teh Mid America Trucking Show in Louisville Kentucky #301 Kenworth collection from the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky Kenworth collection from teh Mid America Trucking Show in Louisville Kentucky
We remember Bill Stephenson #302 Remembering Bill Stephenson We remember Bill Stephenson
This Kenworth truck is helping Aaron s Contracting work more efficiently #302 This Kenworth truck is helping Aaron’s Contracting work more efficiently This Kenworth truck is helping Aaron s Contracting work more efficiently
Isuzu NZ launches new light duty models #302 Isuzu NZ launches new light-duty models Isuzu NZ launches new light duty models
Kenworths are a first choice for Hawke s Bay owner driver Thomas Hornblow #302 Kenworths are a first choice for Hawke’s Bay owner-driver Thomas Hornblow Kenworths are a first choice for Hawke s Bay owner driver Thomas Hornblow
Scania NZ announces it will open for businesss in January 2019 #303 Scania NZ announces it will open for businesss in January 2019 Scania NZ announces it will open for businesss in January 2019
Distribution Range Actors 2635 is unveiled #303 Distribution Range Actors 2635 is unveiled Distribution Range Actors 2635 is unveiled
Kiwis across the ditch Sophie and Russell Ujdur #303 Kiwis across the ditch—Sophie and Russell Ujdur Kiwis across the ditch Sophie and Russell Ujdur
clothes #303 New gear to kick off the summer season! clothes
DOW meets Northern Ireland truck driver Ted Jobes #304 DOW meets Northern Ireland truck driver Ted Jobes DOW meets Northern Ireland truck driver Ted Jobes
Lyndsay Whittle s latest barn find #304 Lyndsay Whittle’s latest barn find. Do we sense a new restoration project? Lyndsay Whittle s latest barn find
Mack line up at the Alexandra Trucks Show 2018 #304 Mack line-up at the 2018 Alexandra Trucks Show Mack line up at the Alexandra Trucks Show 2018
Darrin Wilson wins the NZ Trucks Driving Championship #304 Darrin Wilson wins the NZ Trucks Driving Championship Darrin Wilson wins the NZ Trucks Driving Championship
The verdict is out The new Cat phone is the best smartphone for tradies and contractors #304 The verdict is out! The new Cat phone is the best smartphone for tradies and contractors The verdict is out The new Cat phone is the best smartphone for tradies and contractors
New Zealand and Japan signed an agreement to develop hydrogen fuel technology notcover #305 New Zealand and Japan signed an agreement to develop hydrogen fuel technology New Zealand and Japan signed an agreement to develop hydrogen fuel technology notcover
South Otago Transport featured in Dean Middleton s Old School trucks spread #305 South Otago Transport featured in Old School Trucks South Otago Transport featured in Dean Middleton s Old School trucks spread
At Hampton Downs road cones bore the brunt of competitiveness at the 2018 Hino Track Day #305 At Hampton Downs road, cones bore the brunt of competitiveness at the 2018 Hino Track Day At Hampton Downs road cones bore the brunt of competitiveness at the 2018 Hino Track Day
AB Auctions downsized some of Barry Caulfields extensive collection #305 AB Auctions downsized some of Barry Caulfield’s extensive collection AB Auctions downsized some of Barry Caulfields extensive collection
Two more projects arrived for Lyndsay Whittle s expanding collection #305 Two more projects arrived for Lyndsay Whittle’s expanding collection Two more projects arrived for Lyndsay Whittle s expanding collection
Cotton Heavy Haulage displayed some fine machinery at the Nelson Truck Show notcover #306 Cotton Heavy Haulage displayed some fine machinery at the Nelson Truck Show Cotton Heavy Haulage displayed some fine machinery at the Nelson Truck Show notcover
26 episodes in and Lyndsay Whittle s Morris FGK restoration was showing signs of life #306 26 episodes in and Lyndsay Whittle’s Morris FGK restoration was showing signs of life 26 episodes in and Lyndsay Whittle s Morris FGK restoration was showing signs of life
DOW writer Chris McCullough attended the NIEX Show in Northern Ireland #306 DOW writer Chris McCullough attended the NIEX Show in Northern Ireland DOW writer Chris McCullough attended the NIEX Show in Northern Ireland
A S Line International was once the number one truck of Christchurch Ready Mix as seen in Dean Middleton s Old School Trucks spread #306 A S-Line International was once the number one truck of Christchurch Ready Mix as seen in Dean Middleton’s Old School Trucks spread A S Line International was once the number one truck of Christchurch Ready Mix as seen in Dean Middleton s Old School Trucks spread

As we step into the new year, we take a look back at the greatest in trucking for 2018

It’s been an exciting year in the industry, and the Deals on Wheels team has been busy reporting about the latest and the greatest in trucking. We’ve met some people who make the industry tick and also attended events across New Zealand.

As we step into the new year, we take a look back at 2018. From the heaps of articles, video footage, and photos in our archive, we’ve chosen to bring forward some of the highlights from the year.

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Issue 295

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Issue 296

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Issue 297

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Issue 298

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Issue 299

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Issue 300

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Issue 301

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Issue 302

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Issue 303

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Issue 304

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Issue 305

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Issue 306

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