Truck News and Views from Trucklocator

Welcome to our blog where we cover a range of truck-related topics – It's not all about trucks and trailers, but we focus on some of the issues facing UK hauliers, own account operators and people exporting trucks from the UK to right hand drive markets like Africa and the Caribbean. We also feature information about new truck launches, truck technology and truck shows – both in the UK and abroad. Remember also to check out our Facebook page and Twitter for the latest from trucklocator. If you have any information you would like to see here contact us via the website or give us a call on +44 (0) 1733 566933.

Read Volume 21 Issue 3 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now

The latest issue of Truck Locator is available to read online now. Our latest issue features 90+ pages of new and used trucks, vans and plant equipment for sale across the UK. The printed magazine can be purchased at good UK newsagents from 20th January 2017, and is available on subscription. Click to launch the full … Continue reading “Read Volume 21 Issue 3 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now”

Government Report Assesses Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative-Fuel Trucks

The Low-Carbon Truck Trial (LCTT) is the latest report into the viability of HGVs which are fuelled using alternative means to traditional diesel. Conducted by the government, this study has just published its findings. It was carried out with the participation of a number of fleets from across the UK, according to Transport Engineer. Twenty-one … Continue reading “Government Report Assesses Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative-Fuel Trucks”

Read Volume 21 Issue 2 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now

The latest issue of Truck Locator is available to read online now. Our latest issue features 90+ pages of new and used trucks, vans and plant equipment for sale across the UK. The printed magazine can be purchased at good UK newsagents from 13th January 2017, and is available on subscription. Click to launch the full … Continue reading “Read Volume 21 Issue 2 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now”

Scania Chosen to Roll Out Self-Driving Trucks in Singapore

Platooning technology is set to change the way HGVs operate on public roads, with autonomous trucks working together in order to cut costs and improve fuel efficiency. And now Swedish manufacturer Scania has been selected to deploy self-driving trucks to manage the movement of shipping containers in and around the port of Singapore, according to … Continue reading “Scania Chosen to Roll Out Self-Driving Trucks in Singapore”

Scania Focuses on Critical Acclaim Received by Its Next-Generation Trucks

After introducing two new truck ranges last year, Scania has been the recipient of much praise in the media, with the Swedish firm pinpointing a number of accolades and testing successes for the S-series and R-series in the months following their launch, according to UK Haulier. Company spokesperson Christopher Podgorski said that although Scania had … Continue reading “Scania Focuses on Critical Acclaim Received by Its Next-Generation Trucks”

Read Volume 21 Issue 1 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now

The latest issue of Truck Locator is available to read online now. Our latest issue features 90+ pages of new and used trucks, vans and plant equipment for sale across the UK. The printed magazine can be purchased at good UK newsagents from 10th January 2017, and is available on subscription. Click to launch the full … Continue reading “Read Volume 21 Issue 1 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now”

Read Volume 20 Issue 53 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now

The latest issue of Truck Locator is available to read online now. Our latest issue features 100+ pages of new and used trucks, vans and plant equipment for sale across the UK. The printed magazine can be purchased at good UK newsagents from 3rd January 2017, and is available on subscription. Click to launch the full edition … Continue reading “Read Volume 20 Issue 53 Of Truck Locator Magazine For FREE Now”