Australia’s New World Record Roadtrain Pull
John Atkinson, at Mungindi, took the world record for the longest Roadtrain in 2003. In 2005, Doug Gould broke that record in Kalgoorlie Western Australia, breaking Johns record last year. John was then out to regain his world record status.
Mack trucks of Australia supplied a brand new “Titan” tractor for this event, powered by a 620hp Cummins, driving tri-axle drives. the truck was all standard equipment except for the lead trailers king pin.