Former MAN Truck and Bus UK CEO Des Evans has joined Axis Fleet Management as a non-executive director. With more than 40 years of industry experience, Evans (pictured) received an OBE last year for services to the motor industry. He won the Motor Transport Services to Industry Award in 2014. Evans said he will be helping executive chairman Robert Montague and his operational management team develop their digital strategy through his association with Aston Business School, where he is an honorary […]
Hoyer Petrolog has finished taking delivery of 253 Euro-5 MAN and Scania units, as part of an £8m upgrade to its petroleum, bitumen and fuel oils fleets that began last year.
MAN has unveiled its Euro-6 line up and the first UK order for 100 vehicles from Dawsonrentals. The truck and trailer rental firm will take an initial 100 MAN TGX 26.440 6×2 and TGX 18.440 4×2 Euro-6 tractors with XLX cabs for its rental fleet. MAN also expects to have Euro-6 demonstrators available for UK operators in October.
Watch what happened at the Microlise Transport Conference last month, when Motortransport.co.uk chaired a debate between seven of the eight major truck manufacturers, who were looking ahead to what the market holds for all in road transport in 2020.