Truck Sales


LCV and HCV sales up in April
Official statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that New Light Commercial Vehicle registrations (LCV) for the month of April were up 6.51% (1,800) on April 2017 (1,690).


First for Fuso
For over a year now, Dunleas of Kilcullen have been offering customers a fantastic range of Fuso trucks, available with factory-fitted tipper and dropside bodies.


Actros additions see Fleetplan boost fleet
Leading Dublin-based van and truck rental firm Fleetplan Hire Limited has boosted its Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle product offering with the recent addition of three new heavy-duty Actros trucks.


New Renaults put the Va Va Voom into Cowley fleet
Cowley Haulage & Civil recently took delivery of three new Renault trucks from Setanta Vehicles Sales in Dublin. Unsurprisingly, Mark Cowley has been delighted with how his new vehicles have been performing.


Mercedes-Benz Trucks introduces enhanced customer experience
Mercedes-Benz Trucks in Ireland has introduced a number of measures they claim will further enhance the quality of service Mercedes-Benz truck operators can expect at dealer level.


Premiere for Volvo Trucks' first all-electric truck
Volvo Trucks is proud to introduce its first all-electric truck for commercial use – the Volvo FL Electric for urban distribution and refuse operations, among other applications.


Sound advice and top quality service
The Kel-Berg Group holds a large stock of new and used trucking equipment ready for immediate delivery. 2017 saw Wexford native John Byrne come on board with the company and he was able to give us the breakdown of their Irish Operations.


The first Volvo FL 18 Tonne crew cab rigid shows the way for WJ
WJ UK, the UK’s leading independent specialist road marking business, has put the UK’s first 18-tonne Volvo FL with factory-fitted Crew Cab into service.


McBurney Transport Group adds 25 new trucks
Northern Ireland operator McBurney Transport Group has boosted its haulage fleet with the addition of 25 new Volvo trucks.


Donegal Commercial Vehicles won't be beaten
Donegal Commercial Vehicles is now carrying a large selection of quality used buses at its garage in Drumkeen, which is synonymous with commercial repair and maintenance services throughout the North-West.


Volvo FE updated for demanding tasks in urban transportation
Volvo Trucks has extended the low-entry cab range for the Volvo FE with several new features for demanding tasks in urban areas.


Mercedes-Benz leads the way for Irish delicatessen supplier
Horgan’s of Mitchelstown, one of the country's leading delicatessen suppliers, has enhanced its fleet of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles with the recent acquisition of three new Atego 1523 short-radius distribution trucks.


Ardboe Coldstore expand fleet
Leading providers of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistical services to the food Industry, Ardboe Coldstore located in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, has recently expanded its fleet.


New requirements for the declaration of fuel consumption and CO2 emission welcomed by Volvo
From January 1st 2019, all new heavy-duty trucks manufactured within the EU must come with a declaration showing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.


Volvo Trucks' pioneering automation work puts humans and safety at the centre
The steady advance of vehicle automation enables exciting possibilities for the transport industry and society as a whole.


V. Fraser & Sons commemorates founder with special Volvo FH Ailsa edition
County Tyrone based V. Fraser & Sons Ltd, has taken delivery of one of only 50 special Volvo FH Ailsa Edition trucks made available as part of Volvo Trucks 50th Anniversary celebrations in the UK last year.


Transaid's used Volvo Truck heads for Uganda
Volvo Trucks has handed over a used FH tractor unit to Transaid. The donated truck will soon be shipped to Uganda for use in the organisation’s Professional Driver Training Project.


Towens Group marks 25 years in business with a new Volvo FH tractor unit
The distinctive yellow and black livery applied to the vehicle fleet of the Towens Group of Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, is a familiar sight on the roads of the West Country as the company is involved in a wide range of operations including plant and tipper hire, civil engineering and other associated activities.


Requirements for the declaration of fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for trucks welcomed
From January 1st 2019, all new heavy-duty trucks manufactured within the EU must come with a declaration showing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.


Dynafleet trial is raising efficiences with Volvo tipper fleet
B.J. Crowther Ltd. is raising vehicle and driver efficiency levels, thanks to a three-month trial using Volvo’s Dynafleet fleet management system.


Volvo Trucks wants to see fewer trucks in urban peak-hour traffic
In 2019 Volvo Trucks will start selling electric trucks in Europe, with the first units being put into operation with selected reference customers later this year.


Haldane Fisher build fleet with first-ever new Volvo Trucks
Haldane Fisher, one of the leading independent suppliers to the construction industry in the UK and Ireland, has expanded its fleet with five new Volvo trucks purchased from Dennison Commercials Ltd. of Northern Ireland.


Eye-catching commercial vehicle paint and graphics
Fox Commercial Spray & Sign Ltd. are proven masters in the fine art of applying stunning, head-turning paint and graphics onto commercial vehicles.


New trucks from Volvo running on LNG offer lower CO2 emissions
Volvo Trucks is now introducing Euro 6-compliant heavy duty trucks running on liquefied natural gas or biogas.


New additions to Evergreen Horticulture fleet
Tyrone-based Evergreen Horticulture, one of Ireland & the UK’s leading horticultural manufacturers of exclusive growing media products, including composts, peat and specialist mix substrates, recently took delivery of two new Scania trucks as part of an ongoing investment within its fleet.