The biggest night of the road transport year, the Motor Transport Awards, is less than a week away, and the last few tables are selling fast. Everyone who is anyone in road transport will be at the Awards, which will see 20 iconic trophies handed to the best companies in road transport as well as top class entertainment and fine dining in the Grosvenor House Hotel on 5 July. Last year over 1,500 guests reading like a who’s who of […]
Aspoeck The Aspoeck Radar Pedestrian Detection system uses advanced radar technology to detect pedestrians in the area behind a vehicle. If the person is present and the vehicle starts to reverse, the brakes will automatically be applied. The system can be set for narrow spaces and vehicles with equipment at the rear that inhibit other forms of detection. The zone detection technology works with a radar sensor that can be programmed with a field width of up to three metres. […]
Daf has two trucks in with a chance of continuing the manufacturer’s winning streak in the Motor Transport Awards Fleet Truck of the Year. The shortlist, announced at the CV Show on 10 April by Dave spence, European channel marketing manager at award sponsor Chevron, sees the Daf XF 105 and LF 45/55 matched against the Mercedes-Benz New Actros, the Volvo FH and the Scania G-series. The winner will be announced at the biggest night in road transport, the MT […]
The shortlist for the 2020 Motor Transport Fleet Truck of the Year has been revealed.