Volvo Trucks UK had a “very good year” in 2016, increasing sales for the second year in a row, according to commercial director Mike Corcoran. Corcoran became commercial director in 2015. He was previously used truck director, and has since presided over growth in Volvo’s UK sales. In the five years to 2013 it averaged 4,000 trucks a year; since then it has boosted that rate to 6,000, meaning it sold 10,000 more trucks than in the last five years […]
Self-driving trucks are a reality today but the electric vehicle recharging network is still in the future
The National Grid is ready to overcome the challenges of recharging large volumes of electric vehicles and so range anxiety need not be a barrier to the widespread adoption of low emissions vehicles, according to Graeme Cooper, project director – electric vehicles at National Grid.
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.