Last week’s CV Show was a success for both exhibitors and organisers, with attendance figures up 11.6% on 2012’s show. The show organisers said the event was a strong indication of the health of the industry, with over 18,000 attendees and more than 430 exhibitors. Daf, which unveiled the new CF and LF at the show, was pleased with the reaction it got from visitors. Marketing director Tony Pain said: “We believe it was possibly our most successful CV Show […]
TNT Express has spent £12m on 300 Euro-5 mid-range trucks as part of its fleet renewal programme.
Featherstone, West Yorkshire-based vehicle operator Brian Yeardley Continental has said it is “very disappointed” that new Euro-6 trucks cannot be delivered by some vehicle suppliers in the UK yet.
Truck manufacturers need a “massive” spike in sales in December to hit the predicted total of 45,000 vehicle registrations over 6-tonne for 2013 – the last year Euro-5 trucks can be built for sale in the European Union.