Saturday, August 31, 2019

Tui Brewery Holden Vs Ford 2019, (3).

2017 Ford Mustang in a fetching shade of black.

Not a Holden, but still GM.
1967 Pontiac Laurentian 283.

Smart little '74 Ford Escort.

'67 Fairmont 351.

White with black stripes suits this 2008 Mustang.
My favourite shape of the recent Ford pony.


1981 Statesman De Ville.

2015 HSV ute, 6.2 litre.

1970 Falcon wagon were once plentiful.

'63 Fairlane.

Very nice Mk 2 Escort.

Much modified Commodore...

....and stock standard Kingswood

Tui Brewery, Holden Vs Ford 2019 (2).

1965 Ford Galaxie Hardtop.

1969 XW Ford Falcon GT,.

HQs were everywhere once, but good ones are now rare.

1971 Ford Fairlane looks fairly standard, apart from the wheels.

The mighty Torana XU-1....
...and under the bonnet.

2004 Ford Mustang.

1959 Ford Fairlane.

2010 HSV R8.
Mean in black and white.

'83 Kingswood with flat deck and Monaro additions.

1980 Ford Escort Estate, one of the many Escorts present.

Tui Brewery, Holden Vs Ford 2019. (1)

The last Sunday in August was the Tui Brewery Holden Vs Ford day. Firstly some of the group photos.
Holden and Ford sharing space.

...and in the red corner

.....and in the yellow corner.

1956 GMC 1500 and 1971 Mercury Cougar.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Trucks of Taranaki.

Symons Transport trucks are common in the Taranaki area.
This Scania is an R480 dating from 2010.
Tankers in Symons yard.

Mack Superliner is only about a month old in this photo.

Golden Baby DAF CF85 is from 2012.

2018 Kenworth T610.

I first snapped this Kenworth back in the early 80s, hauling a self-steer trailer full of veges for Turners & Growers and here she is, still going strong, almost 40 years later.

2016 MAN TGS 35.480.

Warner Construction have this 2004 Western Star 4964FX and....

....a 2002 Kenworth K104 alongside a Freightliner C120 from 2004.

Jamieson Recovery at Midhirst, near Stratford have this magnificent Mack Superliner...

....from 1990. Originally a 525 hp V8, it is said to now be punching out close to 600hp.