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Next truck legend – Kenworth K108
November 2014

Kenworth K108

A Kenworth K108, from K&S Freighters Ltd in Cambridge, is the second truck in the Waikato Truck Legends series. Check out the driving tip from Clinton at K&S about what you could do if caught in a frustrating line of traffic. Click here to request the second card in the series.  

Waikato Truck Legends series two is out now!
October 2014

Kenworth K108

Collect the 10 limited edition cards featuring legendary Waikato trucks, truck specifications and road safety tips from drivers. The first card in the series a Volvo FH from Otorohanga Transport Ltd has been released today and a new card will be released every three weeks from October 2014 to May 2015. Be in quick as…

Need new tyres? Check out the new tyre tool first!
October 2014

EECA Tyres

Tyres may all look the same but they can vary greatly in how they perform. Now you can easily identify which ones will perform for both fuel efficiency and safety with the launch of ENERGYWISE approved tyres. Ask your tyre retailer for ENERGYWISE approved tyres or visit and check out the new tyres tool.

Return to spring riding – get $5 off your new WoF
October 2014


Are you getting back into riding now that the worst of winter has past? Get your bike out from under its cover and ready for riding!  Take the time to perform pre-ride checks before you go for that first ride as a well maintained, regularly serviced bike is a joy to ride. If your bike’s…

Changes to Warrant of Fitness
June 2014

Mechanic WOF

From 1 July 2014 the Transport Agency is changing how often some vehicles need to have a WoF inspection. Vehicles first registered anywhere in the world on or after 1 January 2000 will move to annual WoF inspections for their lifetime. For new vehicles, after an initial inspection, another WoF inspection won’t be required until…