Author: Johnny

Holidays are coming: Coca-Cola Christmas truck near you

The Coca-Cola Christmas truck has come to signal the start of the festive season for many people. Now in its ninth year, the iconic truck is once again touring the UK, finishing at London’s O2 Arena on 15 December. Stopping at various locations across the country, it be complete with sample cans, winter wonderland scenes, photo opportunities and personalised bottles of Coke (to buy). As part of it...

Uber Freight continues its journey into Europe

Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany in the race to get a share of Europe’s €350 billion trucking market.

Drivers more likely to speed in early hours

The majority of drivers are most likely to break the speed limit in the early hours of the morning.

Guide to truck tyre regrooving

The combination of regular maintenance, the right usage, and durable casings means truck tyres last longer and can have multiple lives. 

Josh Pray’s truck driver appreciation video

If you’ve never heard of the comedian Josh Pray, it’s about time you did.

Renault F1 truck crashes off road on way to Hungarian Grand Prix

Renault’s Hungarian Grand Prix didn’t get off to the best of starts when one of the team’s trucks crashed off the road in Hungary. The truck was on its way to Budapest for the next round of races in the Formula One championship. The articulated vehicle went off the motorway near Gyor – no other vehicles were involved and the driver escaped serious injury. Renault’s F1 team didn’t give any details ...

The invasion of the e-scooter

Over the past year it feels like e-scooters have taken over many cities around the world.

Beer o’clock?

Uber Freight has moved its first European load – a trailer full of beer.

5G smart roads are coming

Finland and China are expected to have functioning smart roads in the coming few years, and the UK government has prioritised the rollout of 5G services.

The politics of trucking

Trucking and politics aren’t two things you’d normally associate with one another.

Are you a bad truck driver?

When was the last time you saw a fellow driver doing something really stupid behind the wheel? 

Look – no hands!

A lorry driver in the UK has been caught making an online payment on his mobile phone while driving his truck along a motorway.

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