CV production in the UK grew by 10.7% in October, rounding off 10 consecutive months of growth this year. The SMMT said 8,740 trucks, vans, buses and taxis rolled off British factory lines last month, marking the best October since 2019. Exports increased by 50.2% to 5,905 units and the business group said this was […]
Scrap metal recycler Maxilead Metals has continued its 20-year relationship with Volvo Trucks and taken delivery of a new FH 500 6×2 tractor unit. The truck is a fleet addition from Thomas Hardie Commercials and takes the Atherton-based company up to 11 commercial vehicles. Tom Clay, Maxilead MD, said: “We’ve run many Volvos across the […]
This year’s Commercial Vehicle Market Report will be launched via an online webinar at 11am on 10 December and you are invited to register now to secure your place for this unique insight into the commercial vehicle and road freight transport sector. The report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, Motor Transport and Continental Tyres, […]
Volta Trucks has started production of its first road-going design verification (DV) prototype vehicle at its Coventry factory.