Truck Sales


Mercedes-Benz unveils hydrogen-powered Actros test vehicle
The development of hydrogen and fuel-cell technology that will power the heavy commercial vehicles of the future is already well advanced and is set to progress even more quickly according to information revealed at a Mercedes-Benz presentation held in Berlin.


Walsh Waste boosts fleet with Actros addition
Leading Galway-based waste management company, Walsh Waste has enhanced its fleet of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles with the recent addition of a new Actros 2535L rear loader refuse truck.


DAF introduces CF Electric with Extended Range
DAF Trucks is taking the next step in the development of electric drivelines by doubling the range of the DAF CF Electric, with VDL e-power technology, to more than 200 kilometres.


Exciting times at Dunleas of Kilcullen
Due to continued expansion, Dunleas of Kilcullen have plans to relocate to a larger premises in 2020 which will allow them to showcase the full range of FUSO trucks and Kia cars, and provide an even better service to their customers.


Hannah Burgess appointed Director of New Vehicle Sales at Volvo
Volvo Trucks UK and Ireland has appointed Hannah Burgess to the newly created position of Director of New Vehicle Sales, based at the company’s head office in Warwick.


Glanbia gains with new Actros
Leading Irish global nutrition group Glanbia has started the second half of the year strongly by enhancing its fleet of commercial vehicles with the addition of two new Mercedes-Benz heavy-duty Actros trucks.


IVECO Dealers demonstrate left-hand drive IVECO S-WAY ahead of Q4 RHD introduction
The wheels of transport never stop turning, so IVECO is ensuring operators can fully experience its next generation IVECO S-WAY range of heavy trucks ahead of the official introduction later this year.


Zellwood set to reduce CO2 emissions by 500,000kg per year with 40 new DAF CF tractor units
One of Ireland’s leading contract management and logistics solutions providers, Zellwood Limited, has invested in 40 new DAF CF tractor units from DAF Trucks Ireland, as part of a long-term commitment to reduce CO2 emissions.


New Volvo FH fleet on the start line for McLaren Racing
McLaren Racing has put its new fleet of 24 Volvo FH Globetrotter XL tractor units into service, transporting all of the team’s equipment for this weekend’s season-opening F1 race in Spielberg, Austria.


Volvo drives desirability to the next level with launch of FH Unlimited Edition
Volvo Trucks is launching an FH Unlimited Edition tractor unit featuring a luxurious Globetrotter XL cab interior.


Volvo Used Trucks drives warranty provision to new lengths
Volvo Used Trucks has extended the warranty cover available across all vehicles sold through its network of 14 manufacturer-owned retail sites nationwide, demonstrating the confidence it has in the quality of its product and preparation.


A seamless one-stop shop providing Transport, Vehicle Maintenance and Mobile Repair Services
Complementing a full range of haulage solutions throughout Ireland and the UK with diagnostic, repairs and maintenance services for all vehicles and trailers, Cullen Transport & Trailer Services provide a complete package.


New Volvo Trucks finance program helps firms to 'Keep Moving' through the crisis
Volvo Trucks and Volvo Financial Services have launched a finance program to help hauliers and own-account operators in need of liquidity support during the COVID-19 pandemic.


HGV and LCV sales down 70% in May
The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) today released their official new vehicle statistics.


IVECO delivers new IVECO S-WAY R racing trucks
IVECO started the 2020 truck racing season with the official presentation of the new IVECO S-WAY R racing trucks specially prepared for Team Hahn Racing and Team Schwabentruck.


Casey Plant gets an upgrade with new Volvo FMX
Specialist plant equipment business Casey Plant Hire has taken delivery of a Volvo FMX 8x2 rigid, replacing an older FM9 that had provided exceptional service for 14 years, covering more than 700,000 km.


IVECO announces restart of production at its plants in Italy and Spain
IVECO has announced that it is ready to resume production at its plants in Italy and Spain, which had been temporarily closed in March to protect employees and to contribute to the local governments’ measures for limiting the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic.


Volvo Trucks resumes European production
Production of Volvo trucks has restarted for the first time since March at plants in Belgium and Sweden, which supply the majority of finished vehicles for the UK and Irish markets.


Sales of HGVs down 68% and LCVs down 87% in April
The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) today released their official new vehicle statistics.


Buyers line-up on the grid for a piece of McLaren racing history
Volvo Used Truck Centres are offering a fleet of 24 extremely low-mileage Volvo FH 4x2 tractor units with Globetrotter XL cabs, which have spent the last two years in operation with the McLaren Racing F1 team.


DAF CF and XF available with switchable front-wheel drive
For trucks that clock up most of their mileage on the road but are sometimes required to drive off-road or in slippery conditions, DAF is introducing hydraulic front-wheel drive that can be activated at the flip of a switch.


IVECO at the local communities’ side to counter the spread of the virus in Europe
As the COVID-19 virus is impacting on everybody’s personal and professional lives, the humanitarian challenge becomes increasingly acute.


DAF truck production resumes across Europe
DAF factories in Eindhoven (the Netherlands), in Westerlo (Belgium) and in Leyland (UK) have successfully restarted their operations.


Meeting the customers’ expectations
Kingswood Commercials Ltd, Navan Bus and Truck Services Ltd and Kingswood Commercial Vehicle Test Centre Ltd are three companies that are run under the one umbrella.


Busy times at TVC Garage Ltd
Established in 2013, TVC Garage Ltd offers its customers all the services of a ‘one stop shop’ when it comes to car, truck and van repair and maintenance.