The July issue of T&D is on sale now, and it’s as real summer scorcher! We’re packed in a superb variety of trucks for you in this one, from cranes to road sweepers, old trucks, new trucks and loads more. We’ve got insights from owner drivers, expert financial advice that could save your haulage business a fortune plus we take a first look at the exciting new range of Daf trucks. Here’s a rundown of the main features
Editor’s Choice: Stephen Foley is up and running as an owner-driver and he’s just bought a stunning new Renault Range-T High 520 tag
Driver Luke takes real pride in keeping his hard-working double-drive Scania 650S Highline in great shape. He finds the truck the perfect fit for hauling machinery at Thomas Plant Ltd
House of Crane! We visit Fraser Dunlop Haulage, who run a fleet of specialist crane trucks. Their two latest additions are rear-steering Volvo FMX eight wheelers
The Mercedes-Benz SF Eurocab is one of the rarest old trucks in the UK, and this 1844 V8 has been treated to a loving rebuild in tribute to the five Joe Finnie ran as an owner driver over 22 years
Revis Transport has invested in Volvo’s Dual Clutch transmission technology with their latest fleet update. Including one that definitely stands out from the rest!
On test: Editor Dougie puts Iveco’s 11-litre S-Way 460 to work for a week at Pollock Scotrans and is surprised at how lively the engine proves to be
Road Trains of Australia Part II – the second instalment of our look back at one of the most iconic transport firms in Australia
A clean sweep. Road sweepers are a real niche in transport. We went to see the Wm Hamilton fleet, they run 27 Scanias including the latest P250 XT models
Team T&D’s updates this month see Andy get a new job and Paul drive an interesting mix of trucks including a Scania 144 530
That’s not all! We also have valuable advice on how to potentially save thousands of pounds when buying new equipment by way of a super deduction, continue out videogame adventures on ETS2, check out a heated lunchbox and turn the our archive clock back to 1989. As it says on the cover – jam packed with stonking trucks, and we weren’t kidding!
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