Europe

DFDS orders another 25 heavy Volvo FM Electric trucks

Logistics firm DFDS has placed an additional order for 25 heavy Volvo FM Electric trucks.

Europe’s biggest truckstop opens in Kent

The biggest truckstop in Europe has opened in Kent and is able to take up to 650 lorries.

2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship Misano Preview

The 2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship heads to Italy and the Misano Circuit for the final round of this season’s championship on the 16th and 17th October 2021.

Volvo Trucks celebrates landmark DFDS deal

Volvo Trucks is celebrating the signing of a deal that will see 100 FM Electric trucks being delivered to DFDS.

2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship Jarama Preview

The 2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship heads to Spain and the Jarama Circuit for the fifth and penultimate round of this season’s championship on the 2nd and 3rd October 2021.

Volta Trucks confirms where the electric Volta Zero will be built

The all-electric Volta Zero looks set to be manufactured in Austria, Volta Trucks confirms.

2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship Zolder Preview

The 2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship heads to Circuit Zolder for round 3 of this season’s Championship this coming weekend 11th -12th September 2021.

Move to kickstart European electric truck charging network

A bid to kickstart an electric truck charging network around Europe has been unveiled by three lorry manufacturers.

2021 European Truck Racing Championships – Round 1 Hungaroring

The 2021 FIA European Truck Racing Championship commences its season with the opening rounds being held at the Hungaroring circuit this weekend.

Brexit talks could stall over commercial vehicles’ EU access

It is reported that the EU is reluctant to agree to British demands for UK truckers to be able to work extensively across the bloc once the transition period ends in December.

Leaked post-Brexit document should be made public

The report outlines a worst case scenario, regardless of whether Boris Johnson secures a free trade agreement with Brussels.

Better working conditions for truck drivers? The reality

New EU rules on road transport aim to create better working conditions for truck drivers and ensure fair competition within the trucking industry. That all sounds great in theory, but what about the reality?