Mercedes-Benz Dealers Merge To Create £160m Business

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Enza and Road Range, two of Britain’s best-known commercial vehicle dealers, have joined forces to create Roanza. The agreement sets the seal on a process that began more than a year ago. A combined workforce of 400 employees and a turnover of nearly £160 million will give the new business the financial muscle to invest […]

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Bell Truck And Van Opens New Facility

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Truck and van operators in North Yorkshire now have more choice, with the opening of a new Mercedes-Benz service and used vehicle sales centre. Located in Thorp Arch Industrial Estate, Wetherby, the facility, which was developed at a cost of £600,000, is operated by Bell Truck and Van – the current Mercedes-Benz After Sales Dealer […]

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Truck Sales Quiet While Van Sector Thrives

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July saw the van sector continue its strong period of growth, while the truck market was still affected by the surge of registrations at the end of 2013. SMMT data showed positive signs for the overall van sector, as it recorded a 34.5% increase on the same month last year. Vans between 2.0 and 2.5 […]

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MAN Fits Goodyear Tyres To Its Trucks

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MAN will now line-fit Goodyear KMAX and FUELMAX tyres to all of its vehicles. “MAN has a first class reputation for its trucks and their low operating costs. The fact that the company has chosen our new FUELMAX and KMAX both endorses the economic performance of our tyres and will benefit the customers who purchase […]

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£2m Up For Grabs For Most Innovative SMEs

A new competition is set to give SME transport businesses the chance to win up to £2m worth of R&D funding to develop innovative new products. The competition is the first in a series run by leap from Pera Technology, which aims to help small and medium-sized businesses, who have struggled to secure finance for […]

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New Fiat Van To Be Built By Renault In 2016

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Fiat Professional has signed an agreement with Renault to supply it with a new light commercial vehicle from 2016. This is the first time the Italian and French manufactures have entered into a joint venture. A press release form the companies stated: “Renault and Fiat have signed an agreement under which Renault will supply Fiat […]

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Bell Truck And Van Opens New Facility

Bell Truck and Van Wetherby

Truck and van operators in North Yorkshire now have more choice, with the opening of a new Mercedes-Benz service and used vehicle sales centre. Located in Thorp Arch Industrial Estate, Wetherby, the facility, which was developed at a cost of £600,000, is operated by Bell Truck and Van – the reigning Mercedes-Benz After Sales Dealer […]

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Used Truck Buyers Information Centre Launched

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Popular used truck classified website, www.trucklocator.co.uk has launched an innovative new section on their website. Called the ‘Truck Info Hub’, it contains all the information that a used truck buyer is likely to need in one place. There are many different types of people in the used truck market. The needs of a newcomer who […]

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Aquila Italia Launches New MAN Franchise

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Aquila Truck Centres (Italia) has launched a brand new MAN franchise in Gloucester. The new franchise will sit alongside Aquila’s existing Iveco dealerships. The launch on the back of a £150,000 investment in facilities at the premises. Roy Morton, managing director of Aquila Italia, said: “This is a very exciting time for us, and the […]

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Van Registrations Continue Strongly As Truck Sales Struggle

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Van registrations continue to exceed last year’s figures at the half-way point, compared to 2013, while the truck market’s decline continued. Data from the SMMT showed positive signs for the van sector, as it recorded a 33.3% increase on the same month last year, pushing the year-to-date figures to 16.8% ahead of 2013. Both vans […]

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