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Palmer and Harvey expands fleet with fridge-bodied Mercedes-Benz Axor

Palmer and Harvey expands fleet with fridge-bodied Mercedes-Benz Axor

Palmer and Harvey, the UK’s number one delivered wholesaler, has specified its first fridge-bodied Mercedes-Benz 18-tonners with the automated transmissions that have already contributed to a valuable fuel cost saving on its dry freight fleet.

Fuso Canter is Continental’s tip for the top

Fuso Canter is Continental’s tip for the top

Continental Landscapes is cleaning up on the streets of south-west London with the help of a pair of 7.5-tonne Fuso Canters.

‘Secret’ trial of Renault T-Range sees more fuel efficiency for A Hingley Transport

‘Secret’ trial of Renault T-Range sees more fuel efficiency for A Hingley Transport

“Fuel efficient, reliable and spacious” is the verdict from leading steel carrying haulier, A Hingley Transport, following its ‘top secret’ 12 month trial of Renault Trucks’ new T-range tractor.

Strong International Truck of the Year showing secures Jeffreys Haulage order

Strong International Truck of the Year showing secures Jeffreys Haulage order

Jeffreys Haulage ordered its first four Stralis Hi-Way (AS440S46TX/P) twin-steer tractor units after seeing the International Truck of the Year 2013 on the Iveco stand at the CV Show.

Volvo Group takes an important strategic step with the launch of Quester

Volvo Group takes an important strategic step with the launch of Quester

UD Trucks, part of the Volvo Group, has launched Quester, a new heavy-duty truck range developed specifically for growth markets.

Damac Transporters grows Renault Fleet with 10 more Premiums

Damac Transporters grows Renault Fleet with 10 more Premiums

Company expansion has led nationwide bulk powder distributors, Damac Transporters, to add a further 10 Renault trucks to its 38-strong all Renault fleet.

Volvo’s new trucks built for the world’s toughest conditions

Volvo’s new trucks built for the world’s toughest conditions

The Volvo FH16 - Volvo’s new truck for heavy long-haul operations - has been tested in the toughest of all environments: Australia.

Ton-up Turners hits a Mercedes-Benz milestone

Ton-up Turners hits a Mercedes-Benz milestone

One of Britain’s biggest privately-owned transport companies has been presented with its 100th fuel-efficient New Actros tractor unit from Mercedes-Benz.

More ‘Silverware’ for Trevor Ratcliffe Distribution

More ‘Silverware’ for Trevor Ratcliffe Distribution

Trevor Ratcliffe’s new Volvo FH16-750 having made an instant and lasting impression at the recent Truckfest at Peterborough went on to take the ‘Top Truck 2013’ award back home at the re-established Mondello Truck Show.

Iveco delivers first six new Stralis Hi-Way tractors to Clipper Logistics

Iveco delivers first six new Stralis Hi-Way tractors to Clipper Logistics

Clipper Logistics has taken delivery of its first six new Stralis Hi-Way (AS440S46TX/P) 6x2 twin-steer tractor units, increasing the percentage of Ivecos in its fleet to 80 per cent.

Mercedes-Benz claims the lion’s share of Brit European’s fleet investment

Mercedes-Benz claims the lion’s share of Brit European’s fleet investment

Brit European is running its first fleets of fuel-efficient New Actros tractor units and carbon-busting dual-fuel trucks from Mercedes-Benz.

T Barry nets fuel bonus with New Actros from Mercedes-Benz

T Barry nets fuel bonus with New Actros from Mercedes-Benz

The first Mercedes-Benz New Actros tractor units to wear the colours of Gloucestershire bulk haulier T Barry have made a flying start, setting new standards for fuel efficiency from the outset.

Mercedes-Benz new Actros is the mpg champion for McCulla

Mercedes-Benz new Actros is the mpg champion for McCulla

A Mercedes-Benz New Actros left trucks from every other major manufacturer trailing in its wake in a fuel-efficiency trial staged by temperature-controlled distribution specialist McCulla (Ireland).

Fuel savings and dealer back-up convince IPL to try first Mercedes-Benz trucks

Fuel savings and dealer back-up convince IPL to try first Mercedes-Benz trucks

Container transport specialist IPL Haulage is hoping to slash its fuel costs after veering away from its established supplier to purchase its first Mercedes-Benz trucks.

350 modern classic show trucks rev up for the Retro Truck Show

350 modern classic show trucks rev up for the Retro Truck Show

The popular Retro Truck Show returns for a third year to the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 15 September. The show, which features a fantastic collection of modern classic trucks manufactured between 1960 and 2000, is arranged by enthusiasts for enthusiasts.