Knights of Old has expanded its fleet of more than 200 vehicles with 34 new MANs. Six 26-tonne TGX 6×2 tractor units rated at 440hp, and a further six at 480hp, have already been delivered to the haulier’s Chichester and Northampton depots, along with 14 18-tonne TGM curtainsided rigids. A further eight 12-tonne TGL rigids are due for delivery at the beginning of February 2016. Ian Beattie, Knights of Old group director, said: “MAN’s flexibility with the agreement made them […]
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