• AVIEMORE 2018

    AVIEMORE 2018

    Allison Transmission will exhibit at the APSE Scotland Fleet, Waste and Grounds Seminar in Aviemore (15 to 18 May) and visitors to the event can assess the company’s latest fuel saving innovation: FuelSense 2.0.

     
  • GREEN MACHINE

    GREEN MACHINE

    Isuzu Truck (UK) has given its Grafter chassis cab a revamp with a new, smaller but more powerful engine and has increased its body and payload potential. Kevin Swallow assesses the new look pick-up.

     
  • T.O.M IN ADMINISTRATION

    T.O.M IN ADMINISTRATION

    Airdrie headquartered T.O.M Group Ltd, which includes Caledonian Truck & Van and T.O.M Vehicle Rental, called in administrators in March after the CV sales and service company was unable to overcome ‘operational difficulties’.

     
  • 640HP MAN

    640HP MAN

    Operators always generate a demand for the biggest and best, and from the MAN stable it’s the TGX 26.640. Kevin Swallow took the limited edition PerformanceLine version round the Transport News test route.

     
  • CV SHOW PREVIEW

    CV SHOW PREVIEW

    The future of the road transport, distribution and logistics industries will be at the forefront of the 2018 CV Show taking place at the NEC, Birmingham, on 24-26 April 2018 with over 20,000 visitors expected.

     
  • OVER TO GAS

    OVER TO GAS

    It took a trial with an LNG fuelled truck for Robert Gilmour to confirm his hunch that there is a viable alternative to diesel, now with two Iveco Stralis gas trucks in the Lesmahagow fleet, […]

     
  • Big Bellshill Welcome For Renault’s New Flagship

    Big Bellshill Welcome For Renault’s New Flagship

    COLOURFULLY branded ‘Spirit of Scotland’, first Range T High Renault tractor unit to cross the border was the centrepiece of a well attended Easter Saturday celebration which attracted road haulage operators and their families to […]

     
  • 30 New SDC Trailers Destined For Dumfries

    30 New SDC Trailers Destined For Dumfries

    DUMFRIES based Currie Solutions, has recently taken delivery of 30 new curtainsiders from SDC Trailers. The 13.7m curtainside trailers are an EN12642 XL spec suitable for use in the UK Market. The reinforced vehicle body […]