MTD Trucks


New President of Volvo Groups Australia, VGA

Martin Merrick Appointed President of Volvo Group Australia. 

Martin Merrick has been named President of Volvo Group Australia, effective from 1 September, 2018.


Clive Jones, Vice President Sales Volvo Trucks Australia

Clive Jones, National Sales Manager Volvo Truck and Bus, MTD Trucks, has accepted the role of Vice President Sales Volvo Trucks Australia, New Zealand and Oceania markets. Clive and his family will be moving to Brisbane and is due to take up the role from 1 August 2018.


New Mack Account Manager – CNI

Mack Trucks are pleased to announce a new Mack Account Manager for the Bay of Plenty, Waikato & Gisborne area – Glen Keane.


Volvo Trucks in High Demand, set to increase capacity

Following record demand and strong ongoing orders in New Zealand & Australia, the Volvo Trucks Factory in Wacol Queensland has again increased capacity to help ease the pressure and ensure future capability to meet customer’s needs.


Volvo Trucks’ new Live Test ‘The Flying Passenger’

Volvo Trucks’ new Live Test ‘The Flying Passenger’ spotlights unique powertrain performance in spectacular paragliding stunt.


New Auckland Volvo Account Manager

Volvo Trucks have a new Account Manager based in Auckland, Mitchell Redington.


Volvo Hybrid Bus

Volvo Hybrid B5R demo bus has been on tour around the North Island demonstrating to customers, the public and staff its hybrid technology.


Kiwi female truck driver makes history on world stage

Louise Marriott became the first female driver to be named as Asia Pacific’s most fuel-efficient driver at the Volvo Trucks Fuelwatch Challenge in Thailand last week.


Volvo Dynamic Steerng – A Good Steer

Volvo Dynamic Steering.  Well….at least they’ve seen The Epic Split video on YouTube that shows it off (76 million views so far, and counting). That’s the one where martial arts superstar Jean-Claude Van Damme does the splits between two Volvo FMs, as they reverse along an airport runway.


Mack rolls out a new customer-focused website

Mack Trucks Australia has launched a new website specifically designed to help customers find the right Mack for the job.