“Mad Wolf”



Caldow Construction

Truck Details

NameMad Wolf (The Wolverine)
Year Built2015
EngineGM LS3 6.2L V8
TransmissionToyota Windom A540e
DiffsNissan Patrol 9″ Front and Rear
LockersTomalin Hydraulic Lockers
SuspensionFox Shocks, 4-Link Front, 4 Link Rear
Wheels35×12-15 Journey Claw XTR on 15×10″ OMF Alloys


Previous DriversAccolades
Mitch Caldow (2023-)First season driving in D-Class
Stuart Earle (2018-2023)3NZ (2022) Multiple Top 10’s (2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)
Dan Cowper (2015-2018)1NZ (2016)

Winning in its debut season at the hands of Dan Cowper, The Wolverine was sold to Stuart Earle partway through the 2019 season with Dan jumping into the co-driver seat! Since then, Stu Earle alongside son Liam have gotten to grips with the CowperTruck, claiming multiple Top 10’s and achieving 3NZ status in the 2022 season.

Mitch Caldow fresh from winning two back-to-back titles with Sam Thomsen returns behind the wheel for a shot at the title. Previously Caldow & Jamie Elms competed in C Class with the ex Joker buggy of Malcom McLeavey, winning the inaugural CZ Cup in his honour.