Knights of Old Group has purchased 12 new MAN TGX tractor units in a deal worth almost £1m. The operator said the vehicles are part of a phase of expansion and ongoing fleet renewal. Four of the 12 6×2 trucks will given to Nelson Distribution, which joined the group last year, with the remaining eight destined for Knights of Old Ireland Express. Paul Abbott, group director at the Knights of Old Group, said: “This significant investment is vital to the […]
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MAN will continue with a two-pronged approach to truck sales in the UK for the foreseeable future, offering operators a choice of new Euro-6 or used Euro-5 vehicles well into 2014.
MAN is working with universities in Nuremberg to develop a hydrogen-based vehicle drive system.