Renault Trucks UK and Ireland has announced Carlos Rodrigues as its MD with effect from 1 October. The role is a newly created one, as more recently Renault and Volvo were overseen by Arne Knaben, the MD of Volvo Group UK. Rodrigues was previously chief financial officer (CFO) at Volvo Group Trucks UK. Prior to this he was: director Renault Trucks Business Area Internal Audit; CFO Renault Trucks Commercial; vice-president EMEA Retail Development Business Control and CFO Volvo Group. His appointment […]
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.
Michelin said its tyres have set new fuel efficiency records in the UK after its X Line Energy range was fitted to two Volvo trucks.
Truck makers to opt for hydrogen fuel cell technology ahead of tough new EU emission targets, says report
Truck manufacturers are investing in hydrogen fuel-cell technology to develop zero-emissions trucks in order to avoid paying hefty penalties for non-compliance with carbon-emission reduction targets from 2025, according to a report by credit rating firm Fitch Ratings.