CM Downton has placed a £9m order for 120 Daf XF 460s. The 6×2 tractor units have Daf’s Super Space Cab and will take the marque’s share of the Downton fleet to 95%. The first batch of vehicles have arrived at the firm’s Gloucestershire HQ and will be put into operation in its nationwide fleet. CM Downton finance director Richard Downton said demand for the operator’s services is increasing as economic recovery gains pace. It last year won a £500,000-a-year […]
The Downton brothers have stepped down from the day to day running of CM Downton, with the former MD of Bibby Distribution Duncan Eyre taking the reins.
Norfolk haulier Foulger Transport has taken delivery of seven new Euro-5 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks. The units join its 100-plus strong, predominantly Daf, fleet.
CM Downton is opening a new office and warehouse following growth this year.