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Government rejects super-lorry plan

Transport secretary Ruth Kelly has rejected proposals to trial more efficient lorries, claiming that they are impractical in the UK.

Challenger increases Mercedes fleet

Challenger Lighting Services has taken delivery of two new Mercedes-Benz Vito 2.7 tonne vans, as it gradually replaces its 22-strong fleet.

Get the right MiX

MiX Telematics is the new name for a well-established company in the market – Omnibridge.

Iveco to launch Eurocargo range

Iveco is set to launch its Eurocargo 7.5 to 18 tonne truck range, with the introduction of an automated EuroTronic transmission as standard, in the UK this September.

How green was my lorry

It’s not often you get fundamental disagreements over the technological direction an industry should take. In the commercial vehicle market, there was a disagreement about eighty years ago over whether steam or diesel was the way forward

Mercedes vans for Jungheinrich

Jungheinrich is taking delivery of 62 Mercedes vans for its engineers who maintain fork-lifts and other materials handling equipment operating in warehouses and other facilities throughout Britain.

Renault to offer bodied trucks

Renault Trucks has launched a bodied vehicle programme covering its Delivery range products – Renault Master, Renault Maxity and Renault Mascott.