Volvo Group has made a €400m (£317m) provision after being notified by the European Commission (EC) that it is suspected of involvement in a cartel, along with several other heavy- and medium-duty truck manufacturers. Last month the EC informed a number of truck manufacturers that it suspected them of being involved in anti-competitive behaviour, via a formal notification known as a Statement of Objections, voicing concerns they may have agreed or co-ordinated their pricing behaviour. The manufacturers will have the […]
“Help us to help you” was the message when the RHA delivered a petition to Downing Street last week (18 June) calling on the prime minister and chancellor to sign off on a £150m HGV driver training fund in next month’s emergency budget.
Scania is underlining its confidence in the reliability of its Euro-6 range by becoming the first manufacturer to offer a three year repair and maintenance package as standard on all new long haul and distribution trucks. The “bumper to bumper” package covers everything except out of hours servicing and annual tests.
Tesco has taken delivery of 28 Volvo FM tractor-units for operation in Northern Ireland.