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Truck Locator Blog Archive

28 February 2020
The most obvious upgrades to the Volvo FM and FMX are their new exteriors, but the real action is in their brand-new cabs.
28 February 2020
The 6x2 rigids come with 220-kW 7.7-litre engines, rear-steer axles, and Farid Hillend Engineering compactor bodywork.
27 February 2020
FreshLinc Fleet Engineer Andy Marchant says, “the FH is a fantastic truck and we always receive positive driver feedback. That was one of the primary reasons we placed the order.”
26 February 2020
The Autosmart franchisee and cleaning products supplier based in Norwich, Norfolk, added bodywork from Drumack Coachworks of Northern Ireland.
26 February 2020
Transport and Logistics Manager Chris Everitt says the Isuzus tick all his firm’s boxes, and that in combination with Recovery World bodies, provide “the optimum choice of delivery vehicles.”
24 February 2020
Wayne Edwards, the firm’s new head of business, is a longtime industry veteran who says he relishes the opportunity to finally represent the Mercedes-Benz marque.
21 February 2020
Jet Plant Hire Ltd, a road planing specialist based in Evesham, recently added a Volvo FMX Tridem truck to its fleet of 35 vehicles.
20 February 2020
This DVSA certification ensures that a trailer’s load-securing system meets exacting quality standards.
19 February 2020
IVECO Brand President Thomas Hilse says the truck redefines “the idea of customer centricity” through “the latest innovations in connectivity and automation.”
19 February 2020
The custom-built truck comes with three onboard toolboxes and a 3,500-kilogram max trailer weight, so the firm’s tree surgeons can take with them everything they need to get the job done.
18 February 2020
The new Super Space Cab Celebration Edition is the most luxurious DAF cab yet, with a voluminous 12.6-cubic-metre interior swathed in cognac-coloured leather and all the mod cons.
18 February 2020
The new tractor unit will support the haulage firm’s newest location in Glastonbury, making deliveries from Penzance to North Wales.
18 February 2020
The programme will put two 27-tonne electric Scania lorries to work delivering appliances in Oslo; the trucks’ performance data will aid in future electric truck development.
17 February 2020
Mackirdy says that so far, the FM has proved “totally reliable and very good on fuel, too.”
13 February 2020
Joyce entered the transport industry in the 1970s as an apprentice technician and has served a number of roles at Mercedes-Benz UK since he arrived in 1995.
13 February 2020
The firm chose a Canter for its generous payload capacity and tight turning circle; previous experience with another 7.5-tonne Canter factored into the decision, as well.
11 February 2020
Established in 1994, the dealer has locations in Elgin and Inverness offering full workshop facilities, a parts store, an ATF, as well as tachograph and body shop services.
11 February 2020
The transport specialist firm from Dublin shares “a lot of values” with Dennison Trailers, according to MD James Dennison, “including their family own heritage and principles of partnership.”
11 February 2020
The firms say the decision is due in large part to Germany’s commitment to developing hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicles as outlined in its National Hydrogen Strategy.
6 February 2020
Renault Trucks President Bruno Blin says this deal is the first of its scale in Europe and proves “that the transport sector is undergoing a major transformation.”
6 February 2020
The top-spec tractor turns heads and has all the comforts of home inside; Carlisle-based owner-driver Paul Irving says his new T520 High is “a brilliant lorry to live in.”
6 February 2020
The firm was chosen for its ability to meet demanding standards on turnaround time for vehicle service and repairs.
6 February 2020
Dealerpoint Euro Commercials and body manufacturer NTM-GB build refuse collection trucks by combining Canters with NTM-GB’s K-Midi body.
6 February 2020
The Scottish bulk tipper transport firm bought a 500-horsepower Volvo FH 6x2 tag axle unit which will haul Fruehauf and Wilcox tipper trailers.
5 February 2020
The food transport firm relies on the durability of their Schmitz Cargobull truck bodies to maximise the uptime of their trucks and meet time-critical delivery schedules.

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