Bacton Transport in Suffolk has taken delivery of 12 Mercedes-Benz Actros 2543 tractor units for use on one of its supermarket distribution contracts. The units were supplied by Ryder from its existing fleet and the haulier said it had no qualms about taking on defleeted vehicles. Nick Newman, general manager of the Stowmarket haulier, said: “The average mileage on these vehicles is 220,000km – we hand vehicles back with anything upward of 750,000km, so that kind of mileage is not […]
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