09 March 2015 #Logistics #News #Sales #Top Stories #Truck

Argos has put the first of five gas-powered Scania tractor units into action, with the remaining four joining the fleet later this month. Designed to run solely on compressed or liquefied natural gas, the trucks are plated at 40 tonnes

06 March 2015 #Bus and Coach #Sales #Top Stories

Bus and coach registrations grew in February by 14.9%, the latest SMMT figures show. A total of 409 units were sold as year-to-date values also rose, up by 34.3% compared with the same period in 2014. February’s growth was fuelled

05 March 2015 #CV Sector #News #Sales #Top Stories #Truck

Commercial vehicle registrations reached 40,491 units in February – up month-on-month by 19.5%, the latest SMMT figures show. Truck registrations led the charge with an increase of 31.7%, 2,092 units for the month, taking the year-to-date’s total to 4,610. Strong

DAF has won an £11.7 million order from Carlsberg UK for 98 new trucks following a competitive open tender. The new vehicles will be the first DAF trucks on Carlsberg UK’s distribution fleet for 10 years. They will be based

03 March 2015 #Sales #Van

NHS Highland Estates has added seven new Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles to boost a fleet responsible for covering 10,000 square miles of Scotland’s challenging mountain terrain. The new contract comprises all-wheel drive models in a mix of Caddy, Transporter and Amarok

27 February 2015 #News #Other #Sales #Top Stories

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has delivered a converted Amarok ambulance to the East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS). EMAS is responsible for an area of 4.8 million people and 6,425 square miles, some of which features the most remote and challenging roads

25 February 2015 #News #Sales #Top Stories #Van

TOM Vehicle Rental has taken delivery of 330 new Ford Transit models, bringing its Ford orders to more than 1,000 during the past year. The Transits join a fleet of 8,500 vehicles on the books of TOM Vehicle Rental, servicing

23 February 2015 #CV Sector #Logistics #Sales #Truck

Fleetwood Grab Services has added fourth-generation Renault Trucks to its six-strong fleet. Supplied by Renault Trucks South, the 32-tonne Range C440 8×4 with ABBA Predator body and Epsilon M125 Classic crane is an addition to the four generations of eight-wheelers

23 February 2015 #CV Sector #Logistics #News #Sales #Truck

Spirit Pub Company has ordered a raft of Iveco commercial vehicles for its distribution fleet. The order includes 39 Stralis Hi-Street 26-tonne rigids, 14 Stralis Hi-Street 18-tonne rigids and three flagship Stralis Hi-Way 6×2 tractor units.The rigid vehicles will be

23 February 2015 #CV Sector #News #Sales #Truck

Recycling company Viridor has taken delivery of two Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks to boost its services with West Sussex County Council. The state-of-the-art 2545 StreamSpace models are powered by 330 kW (450bhp) straight-six engines, which drive through Powershift 3 automated transmissions.

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