New research suggests that the majority of HGV drivers are failing to carry out walkaround checks of their vehicle before getting behind the wheel.
Recent analysis by IHS Markit, the production of commercial vehicles globally is down 22% to 2.6 million units compared to 2019.
Tyres that are more than ten years old are to be banned from trucks, buses and coaches in the UK with the aim to boost road safety.
A runaway tyre that smashed into a truck on the UK’s M42 has prompted calls for better road safety.
The industry has grown considerably over the years. And even now, in the face of something as overwhelming as the coronavirus pandemic, the industry has had to do what it always does: keep on trucking.
The 2020 ETRC DIGITAL RACING CHALLENGE concludes its inaugural Championship with a visit to the Jarama Circuit and the Apollo Tyres Tor Truck Racing team hoping for better fortunes.
The first of Hyundai’s fuel cell trucks has arrived in Switzerland. The ten Xcient Fuel Cell trucks will be available for lease and the truck manufacturer plans to ship another 40 to Switzerland this year.
Are you keen to save on fuel costs for your truck fleet? Then switching from diesel to biomethane could be the answer you’re looking for, according to a new campaign.
Risky driving behaviours among the UK’s commercial fleets are starting to return to pre-Covid levels, according to new data.
Truckers aren’t renowned for being the picture of glowing health. Research has shown that truck drivers are often obese (many morbidly so), and have the highest risk of chronic health problems of any occupational group.
Now the DVSA has said that if your MOT was due in March or April 2020, you have two three-month extensions, while if it was due in May, June, July or August, you get only one three-month extension.
Shane Brereton recorded points finishes in both rounds of the 2020 ETRC DIGITAL RACING CHALLENGE at Nurburgring last weekend, securing his highest position of eighth place in the Apollo Tyres Tor Truck Racing MAN.