First Mile, a London based recycling company, now has more than 20 Isuzu trucks in its fleet after adding six more. The company ordered its first Isuzu three years ago and have become fans of the vehicle. The new arrivals are Isuzu Forward N75.150 (E) rigids, and the other Isuzus in its fleet are all based on the 7.5 tonne rigid chassis cab (the OEM offers trucks from 3.5 tonne to 13.5 tonne). Lukasz Czech, head of operations at First Mile, […]
Heavy truck sales are expected to surge at least 10% in 2013 compared with this year as operators delay buying Euro-6 vehicles, which will replace Euro-5 in 2014. The predicted spike in Euro-5 sales in 2013 is expected to result in longer lead times for new trucks. One operator, Andrew Spence-Wolrich, general manager of bulk specialist Hargreaves Transport, has been told he must order Euro-5 trucks by March 2013 to be sure of getting them. Truck makers MT spoke to […]
Tool hire firm The Hireman has hammered out a new deal with Isuzu and expanded its fleet with six 3.5-tonne Grafter dropside rigids.