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20/11/2017

Tesla accelerates into electric truck market with the Semi

Tesla has unveiled its all-electric truck, called the Semi, which has a range of 500 miles and can achieve 0-60mph in five seconds.

Due to go into production in 2019, the Semi has already received several pre-orders (at $5,000 per vehicle) despite no official prices yet being released – notably, according to reports, retailer Walmart will trial ...
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20/11/2017

Wm Waugh rates Volvo FM Tridem

William Waugh (Edinburgh) has taken delivery of a new Volvo FM Tridem, ...
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20/11/2017

Alcaline rates Schmitz highly

Automotive parts haulier Alcaline has expanded its 147-strong trailer ...
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17/11/2017

Tiger supplies AO.com bodies

Internet retailer AO.com has taken delivery of 80 new rigid trucks ...
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17/11/2017

Akasol's new battery factory

German firm Akasol has begun serial production of batteries for commercial ...
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17/11/2017

Food firm frozen by regulator

The owner of a Bristol chilled food transport firm has been banned for ...
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17/11/2017

Actros safe choice for Quinns

North Yorkshire bulk haulier Quinns Transport has secured a £700 reduction ...
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17/11/2017

CRH on track with Verilocation

CRH Transport has rolled out the Verilocation trailer tracking system, ...
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16/11/2017

RHA to assess new drivers

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (EFSA) has approved the Road ...
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Features
13/11/2017

Cameron Forecourt's introduction to fuel stock reconciliation

Reconciliation is one of the most useful tools available to fuel operators to ensure that fuel stocks are safe from leaks and theft, according to fuelling solutions provider Cameron Forecourt. It provides advice about how to perform basic wet stock reconciliation.

Stock-taking is recognised by accountants and stores managers as a safe means of ...
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03/11/2017

Winds of Change

Dr Phil Greening, director of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, describes four key ways in which technology is bringing change to transport
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03/11/2017

Choices, choices, choices

Speakers from Cenex, Gasrec and the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership outlined the technical options for fleets to reduce carbon emissions and improve air quality, reports Steve Banner
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03/11/2017

View from the top

Emissions and CO2 legislation continue to drive the development of commercial vehicle engines, reports Ricardo chief engineer Andrew Banks
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