• Truckfest Scotland

    Truckfest Scotland

    It was fun in the sun at this year’s Truckfest Scotland as the road haulage industry wound down for a weekend of high octane social activity and, for the first time, over 1,000 trucks covered […]

     
  • ‘Fleet’ in focus

    ‘Fleet’ in focus

    John Budden realised a lifelong ambition by setting up his own transport company in 2013. Progress has been steady with each decision carefully considered, now he is making plans for the future.

     
  • 40 year old daily

    40 year old daily

    Iveco’s Daily, crowned International Van of the Year 2018, celebrates its 40th anniversary. The Daily arguably revolutionised light commercial transport with its truck derived chassis and rear traction.

     
  • Alltruck Expansion

    Alltruck Expansion

    With development already started in a newly acquired 15 acre site in Grangemouth, coupled with an increase in demand for lorry-mounted cranes, the Alltruck Group aims to increase support on five fronts…

     
  • DAF Double

    DAF Double

    Driving a DAF3300 ATi brought back memories of when being a truck driver was a proper job! With its SpaceCab, this truck was ideal for the long haul. Kevin Swallow reports.

     
  • Tag Steer From Volvo

    Tag Steer From Volvo

    The short wheelbase tag axle tractor was once a common sight on British roads. Kevin Swallow got behind the wheel of a specially modified Volvo FH540 tag to see how it handled.

     
  • 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain

    ROAD SAFETY technology specialist Brigade Electronics has been named on two prestigious business lists. The company, which produces and sells road safety devices and brought the first reversing alarms to the UK in 1976, has […]

     
  • Retreads Return

    Retreads Return

    After the European Union applied duties to all Chinese imported tyres in May, the UK retread industry is now experiencing a strong uplift in demand, largely due to the legislation and value for money.

     
  • Show Time

    Show Time

    The 2018 Truck in2 Grantown on Spey event was a new date on the calendar. There was a good mix of both classic and modern vehicles on display as was the case at a number […]

     
  • V8 On Test

    V8 On Test

    To get the most from a truck fitted with an automated manual transmission you need the added extras to increase and maintain performance. Kevin Swallow took Scania’s new V8 S650 on the road.