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New Zealand's Road Transport Industry - 1900-2022

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420 pages and growing… gathering the stories of how this nation was made…

Much of we do ...
goes largely unseen.
What is seen...
is an industry... no other...
A rich history...
forgotten brands...
untold stories...
...a dynamic industry.
Retko Haulage - International Atkinson 4870 - early 1987. See more classic images by clicking the photo.

93% of NZ’s freight task is moved by road.

Without trucking – everything stops.

View our most recent large production –  Truck Files – A New Zealand Story – below with Sky/Prime.

Click on the image below to view our latest production – Truck Files – A New Zealand Story 

Showing on SkyGo/Prime


This three-part documentary-style programme traces the development of the road transport industry, from its earliest days of horse and cart to the modern era of High Productivity Motor Vehicles (HPMV) in the 21st century.


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