Although truck sales in the second half of 2019 will be significantly lower than the first half, Renault Trucks expects this year to finish on 47,000 units, 9% ahead of 2018. Speaking to journalists last week, commercial director James Charnock said Brexit had “distorted” the UK market, with two large pre-buys in the first half of 2019, but November sales were still 14% up year on year. Renault expects the market in 2020 to be smaller though Charnock said next […]
Temperature controlled specialist FreshLinc has taken 20 new Renault Range T tractor units from Renault’s contract hire arm BRS. The order consists of 18 Range T460 11-litre 6x2s and two Range T480 High 13-litre 6x2s, all on three-year contracts with full R&M.
Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen have revealed more details of their joint alliance to develop commercial and electric vehicles.
The government is ramping up its zero carbon agenda, but how keen are HGV operators to jump onboard when the technology is struggling to keep pace with the demands of running a fleet of vehicles?