MAN Truck and Bus enjoyed its best year for truck sales for a decade in 2018 but speaking at a press conference yesterday UK MD Thomas Hemmerich warned that the “legislative environment going forward is hard to read so is more challenging than before”. These challenges include automation, digitisation, connectivity and alternative fuels, and one of the biggest is the steep cuts on C02 emissions required by the European Commission – 15% by 2025 and 30% by 2030 for trucks […]
Volvo Trucks has received an order for 100 Volvo FM Electric trucks from shipping and logistics giant DFDS.
New rules to ensure the build-up by 2020 of more refuelling points for vehicles using alternative fuels have been formally adopted by the European Council. I comes after their final approval in the European Parliament in April.
CM Downton has made a £4.5m investment in its fleet after a take-off in demand, purchasing 50 new tractor units and 60 curtainsided trailers.