Growth from new and existing contracts has seen CM Downton add 300 new vehicles to its fleet. The operator has bought 100 Daf XF 6×2 tractor units fitted with Super Space cabs and AS Tronic automatic transmission. It has also ordered 100 curtainsider trailers from Tiger Trailers and 100 Cartwright curtainsiders, all fitted with EN-standard curtains. CM Downton MD Andy Downton said the business chose the fleet additions off the back of strong relationships with the three manufacturers. “We have […]
8) Ray Ashworth Title: MD Daf Trucks UK One in every three trucks registered every month is a Daf, which means arguably, he is man who ultimately dictates the price of anywhere between 26% to 30% of new trucks bought in the UK.
FRP Advisory, the administrators of Charles Gee Group, has confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that it is still seeking a buyer for some of its road transport interests.
A new report has called into question the effectiveness of safety mirrors fitted to LGVs as a means of preventing accidents involving cyclists.