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DAF LF Sweeper chassis now with 12 speed AS Tronic gearbox option

DAF Trucks in collaboration with Johnston Sweepers, has introduced ZF’s 12-speed AS Tronic transmission as an option on its market-leading LF Sweeper chassis. The...

Bibendum stays strong as Michelin maintains title of World’s Most Valuable Tyre Brand

French manufacturer Michelin had defended its title as the world’s most valuable tyre brand despite a 9% decrease in brand value to US$7.2 billion, according...

Picture of the Week – T SPORT RACING – Getting ready to Rock n’...

After a successful year in 2018, T Sport Racing is ready and raring to go for the 2019 European and British Truck Racing season....

IRU Report: A fifth of driver positions unfilled in European road transport

The European road transport sector is facing the most acute professional driver shortage in decades, a new report by the International Road Transport Union...

Lidl UK contracts ORBCOMM’s Cold Chain Monitoring Solution

*Aims to Maximize Protection of Refrigerated Cargo *Enhances real-time visibility, load security and asset utilization across Lidl’s supply chain Global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet...

TRP Ireland opens new South Dublin parts store in Greenogue

Open for business - TRP Parts Ireland's brand-new parts store, located at Rathcoole Commercial Vehicle Test Centre in Greenogue Business Park, South West Dublin. TRP...

Renault Trucks strengthens its positions in global markets

At the beginning of a specially arranged webcast press briefing, Bruno Blin, President Renault Trucks announced that the French Commercial Vehicle manufacturer recorded a...

‘Time’ to celebrate the Scania V8!

*Three new lines of specially-designed watches go on sale Scania has launched a special range of watches to mark the 50th anniversary of the V8...

Matthew Shevlin, Apprentice technician (Murphy Commercials, Galway), reaches final stage of Ireland Skills Live

Matthew Shevlin, apprentice technician at Volvo Truck & Bus Service agent Murphy Commercials (Galway), has successfully reached the final stage of the Ireland Skills...

Transaid receives large donation from DAF Trucks & Transport Association

Last week DAF Trucks and the Transport Association (TA) have together presented a cheque for £10,000 as a donation to transport industry charity, Transaid....