Argos is to put 76 newly-branded trucks on the road this autumn, comprising a mixture of Mercedes-Benz Actros units and Scania P340 gas-powered trucks. The trucks, replacements for older vehicles, will feature the retailer’s new advertising stapline, Get Set Go Argos. The 71 Euro-6 Mercedes Actros tractor units all have 400hp straight-six engines, Mercedes PowerShift 3 automated transmissions and the 2.3m-wide ClassicSpace sleeper cab. They are also fitted with Hatcher Components’ Active Freddie fuel saving spoiler, which automatically adjusts to […]
Cleaner lorries will receive a 10% discount on the HGV Road User Levy from next year as part of the government’s plans to improve air quality.
This Urban eTruck might look like it belongs in a science fiction film, but not so according to Mercedes-Benz UK Truck MD Mike Belk. In this exclusive short interview Belk tells Commercial Motor editor Will Shiers that the future is closer than we think. He also reveals what’s likely to follow Euro-6.
Three weeks of strike action among Argos staff is on the cards in an ongoing dispute over redundancy payments.