Truck of the Week is a new 2017 Mercedes-Benz Arocs 4148K 8×4 chassis designed to accommodate a plant body for concrete work. The unregistered vehicle with ClassicSpace day cab includes automatic transmission, power take-off equipment, hub reduction rear axle and cruise control. Billingham-based dealer Bell Truck and Van is offering it for £82,000 plus VAT. The vehicle – a cancelled order – includes a three-year driveline warranty from the manufacturer. For thousands more top used trucks go to commercialmotor.com
Plant and tool hire specialist Eveready Hire is expanding its fleet, after taking delivery of three Euro-5 rigids on contract hire from Ryder.
Salford Van Hire has embarked on a vehicle buying spree, with the purchase of more than 300 new units for its fleet.
Following its acquisition of Browns Chilled Distribution in September, Newmarket, Suffolk-based Turners (Soham) has started taking delivery of 50 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractive units as part of a replacement programme for the Browns fleet. The trucks, which are all 6x2s, will be based at Browns’ Bicker site, near Spalding, and will operate at maximum GVW on a mix of regional and national work, said Turners’ group fleet engineer Tim King. Around 20 of the new trucks are already on the […]