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. The next generation 4×2 Volvo FM 420, operating with a tri-axle trailer at 40-tonnes, averaged 10.31mpg around Commercial Motor’s 760km road test route earlier this month. This followed less than a year after a 6×2 Volvo FH 460 with I-Save set a new record of 9.49mpg at 44-tonnes. Michelin said the FM used 355/50 R22.5 […]
XPO Logistics is processing e-commerce orders more than 10% faster after installing barcode scanners with machine vision in some of its UK warehouses.
Volvo has started producing a limited number of trucks for the UK market as the COVID-19 pandemic shows signs of abating.
The lack of a hard shoulder on the M25 contributed to the death of two women who were killed when an Eddie Stobart lorry driver crashed his truck into a broken down car parked in the left hand lane, a court has heard.