New Actros give Midlands haulier extra horsepower


Black Country haulier FSW Storage & Distribution has christened its new Actros tractor units with the names of three of the shire horses used by its founder 100 years ago. The 2551 variants, with flat-floored BigSpace cabs and 12-speed Mercedes PowerShift automated manual transmissions have taken on the names Boxer, Goliath and Tommy Boy. These horses were used by Thomas George Fuller to pull coal on carts during the 1920s. Supplied by Midlands Truck & Van, the trucks are additionally […]