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It took a bold approach for Reuben and Kylie Herrick to rebrand as Scape Goats back in 2018, motivated by a desire to shake things up and take their business to the next level. The move proved so successful that their next big decisions – investing in a digger and a FUSO Canter Tipper – [...]

Ecanter Arrives in New Zealand

New Zealand is another step closer to welcoming zero-emission trucks to its national fleet, as Fuso NZ announces its third major new model launch for 2019 – the FUSO eCanter. Fuso NZ has launched the E-Canter as its third new model for 2019. The eCanter is the first all-electric vehicle off the ranks under the […]

Shogun delivers Euro 6 efficiency

Shogun's new Euro 6 powertrain combines a highly efficient OM470 10.7L diesel and ShiftPilot transmission – customised for New Zealand road conditions – to deliver maximum performance and economy. Power and efficiency – to Euro 6 standard The new Euro 6 OM470 10.7L diesel is the cleanest, most efficient powerplant ever seen in a FUSO – 170kg [...]

Sit back and relax! Shogun delivers next-level comfort

  Shogun takes the sting out of longer shifts thanks to an ergonomically designed cab with premium features The new 2.5m-wide cab, with its optimised leather steering wheel and instrument layout, puts ease of operation and driver comfort first. A large centre multifunction display gives drivers all the information they need, accessed via controls on […]

Shogun is back – The most Advanced Japanese Truck Ever

The legendary Shogun is back. Armed with six active safety systems, superior comfort, and an all-new powertrain with class-leading Euro 6 emissions, this new generation heavyweight is head and shoulders above its predecessors – and the competition. Shogun represents the pinnacle of current, ready-for-market FUSO-Daimler engineering. Tested over 3.3 million kilometres in Japan and 150,000km […]

Canters on the coast

The only question on Tim Mikkelsen’s mind after test-driving a Canter 616 City Tipper was how many to buy for his business – Kapiti Hire. “I didn’t realise how highly-specced these trucks are – disc brakes, ABS, Bluetooth, full air con, heated mirrors – I was blown away by how quiet and responsive they are […]

Sticking with FUSO

Having spent most of his life in and around trucks, Renshaw Civil Contracting founder Anthony Renshaw knew exactly what he was after when he purchased his FUSO Canter 816 earlier this year. Anthony, who is looking forward to the challenge of transforming his one-man band into a larger business, says he was initially drawn to […]

Support Crew

With a fleet of more than 600 trucks and plant to oversee – around a third of which bear the FUSO badge – Fulton Hogan Wellington workshop manager Paul Mcquire knows you can’t beat genuine parts and expert support to keep things running smoothly. “OEM parts are better quality without a doubt,” says Paul. “The […]


Hot on the heels of unveiling the safest light-duty truck available in New Zealand, Fuso NZ has announced an all-new extended warranty that raises the stakes in the light truck segment even higher. The 5yr/200,000km bumper-to-bumper extended warranty is believed to be a first for the transport industry and will provide operators additional peace of […]