Mavin Truck Centre
Kempsey, NSW 2440
Phone 02 6562 6211

Freightliner celebrates it’s 75th Anniversary

Founded in 1942 on principles of innovation and customer satisfaction, Freightliner Trucks began with Leland James’s idea to build truck components with lightweight aluminum rather than traditional steel. James’s innovative concept was initially met with resistance and skepticism, but he was determined to make his idea a reality. He hired a team of engineers and…

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Freightliner Argosy gets Cummins X15

The new Cummins X15 engine is now available with the Freightliner Argosy in addition to the Detroit DD15. This X15 is available in power ratings from 485hp to 600hp, with up to 2050lb-ft of torque. The Cummins X15 features the Advanced Dynamic Efficient Powertrain Technology (ADEPT) – a suite of advanced electronic features capable of…

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4 Year / 800,000KM Extended Warranty On Argosy & Coronado 114

Freightliner Trucks continue to be the trusted choice for truck drivers, built tough to suit the rugged Australian conditions. So tough and reliable in fact, that we offer an impressive 4-year/800,000km extended warranty across Argosy and Coronado 114 models.* With the thought of long journeys and thousands of kilometres ahead, you can rest assured you’re…

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The new Electric Mercedes-Benz Urban e-Truck starts trials in Europe

This year, Mercedes-Benz Trucks is bringing the world´s first all-electric heavy-duty truck to market in a small scale trial in Europe. Following the presentation of the Urban eTruck with 25 t perm. GVW and a range of up to 200 km at the International Commercial Vehicle Show in 2016, the first vehicles will be delivered…

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Basil Jarman – Legendary Kempsey Born Owner / Driver

Basil Jarman, whose long working life in road transport involved driving many makes and models, was best known on the east coast of Australia for operating a number of Mercedes Benz trucks between Sydney and Brisbane. There is a very interesting article in this months Vintage Trucks & Commercial Magazine documenting Basil’s life in the…

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MTC customer Ray Worboys featured in Powertorque magazine.

Mavin Truck Centre customer Ray Worboys has been featured in the latest edition of Powertorque magazine. Ray is the owner of a pristine Freightliner Coronado he uses to cart steel and has just added a Mercedes-Benz Actros cab-over to his operation. He was tempted to buy another brand instead, but highlighted the service from the…

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Coronado called up for Freightliner Racing duty

Freightliner Racing has revealed a new-look Commodore Supercar and Coronado prime mover that will haul it to each race. The Albury-based team has switched from black and red to a white and silver livery topped off with a striking new shade of red for the car driven by two-time race winner Tim Slade. It has…

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Freightliner Columbia Roll Stability Control

Did you know that the Freightliner Columbia offers a factory supplied option of the Freightliner Roll Stability Control System (RSC). RSC reduces the risk of a vehicle rollover in extreme cornering or evasive manoeuvres, especially for vehicles with a high centre of gravity that are more susceptible. Roll Stability Control (RSC) is an active vehicle…

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