A little bit tangy
Paul does another European trip, when the UK was still in the EU, but Covid had arrived too
Back to ERF
This ERF EC11 Olympic was fully rebuilt from the ground up and has been working hard every night trunking for the last three years, with some low loader work too!
Orange Blossom Special
Here’s the latest addition to a superb new livestock fleet from Wales, featuring Scania’s new 540 engine
Feeding the nation
They may not be glamourous but they’re one of the biggest and most important sectors of our transport industry. So let’s shine the spotlight on some unsung heroes
Way down in the south east of Ireland, you’ll find a fleet with a whole lot of horsepower supplied by no less than seven Volvo FH16s!
Owner-driver Dan Lote’s first new truck is a stunner – but then this all-blue Daf XF 530 had to be something special to replace his much-loved first truck
Swede summer sun!
Stefan Bloeman and his friends took their old school Volvos on a tour of Europe last summer and he wrote to tell us all about it
Staying A float
After a busy 2019 shifting boats all over Europe, Ashley Peden had his world turned upside down when coronavirus struck, but he got going again with a trip to Norway which ended with some wonderful news from home
Sitting on the fence
Nick Oates and his family have built several successful businesses in the past decade within their KN Group, and his striking Renault Range T-High Low is the best advert for it – as well as paying tribute to his late wife
Hit for Six!
Scania’s new 540hp six-pot is proving the perfect match for AAD Transport, who recently took in some of the first in Scotland. We spoke to boss Alan Davie about them
Space and Time
With the events of the world making things just that little bit less busy for a few weeks, John Murphy used the time well, cracking on with the rebuild of his awesome Daf 2800 ATi Space Cab
This has to be one of the smartest tippers on the road; a Kelsa clad Scania R500 XT
The White Stuff
Ray White’s 1993 Volvo F16 turns heads wherever it goes – and now it’s up for sale
Shift low, sweet chariot
A big seller for Daf in Europe, the XF low-deck is popular with event companies in the UK such as Fly-By-Nite
Richard Fryer has built an impressively sized fleet packed with smartly-specced Volvos in just over two years since setting up his own transport business, seeing his hard work ethic pay off
Five Star Vehicle Deliveries decided to put together a special rally-themed FH 500, and they brought not only the truck, but Jimmy McRae and the legendary 1995 World Rally Championship winning Subaru Impreza to Knockhill Racing Circuit for a very special photoshoot!
On The Blower
While the Mercedes-Benz Actros is certainly a popular truck, you don’t often see them in this particular configuration
When Chris took delivery of a Daf XF Space Cab after T&D Editor Dougie had it for a week in the summer, he was sceptical but ended up pleasantly surprised. Also, a dramatic incident for the Maddison Foden…
Retired driver Frank Fiddy shares with us his transport tales from back in the day
Tales Of Driving, Daring And Disaster...
In the distant past, when dinosaurs roamed the planet, truck drivers were a very different breed, made from sterner stuff than us mere mortals
Stock ‘n' Roll
We travelled to Portsoy to meet the team from Bert Christie Haulage, who run four immaculate Daf XFs on livestock transport
The Nik of time
The big Renault Range T-High continues to impress drivers with its blend of space, style and performance
It is absolutely crucial that any business, however small, keeps good records for tax purposes. The consequences of failing to keep records can be significant.
Six days on the road
The long-awaited new Iveco is finally here in right-hand drive form! In true T&D fashion, we put the first one in the UK to work for a full week
When DA Garnham needed a new truck for timber haulage it resulted in this superb Dutch-influenced Volvo FH 540
Hero of haulage
After running two hugely successful charity truck shows, not even the Covid-19 shutdown could stop Paul Salkeld doing his best to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support
Young Driver Award
With her father diagnosed with cancer and the survival of his haulage business potentially on the line, Holly Histed swapped hairdressing for the highway and has never looked back
Champion of Drivers
Driving and operating trucks is a minefield of law and compliance and it’s getting more difficult all the time to make sure you don’t fall foul of the authorities
Lifetime Achievement Award
You’re more likely to find John Tennant in the garage or driving a truck than you are in an office. With a whole life spent in the family business, he’s as passionate about his work as ever
Mind Over Matter!
While it may not have been possible to have a truck show this year, the Breaker Breaker team came up with an innovative solution – a huge convoy!