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Volvo FL truck

Aero-shaped lorries approved by Europe

Volvo FL truckThe European Parliament has voted to approve new aero-shaped lorries, a move that could save 900 lives and improve HGV fuel economy by 10 per cent. Read more

Mercedes-Benz Actros

Overtaking ban for lorries on M11 motorway

Mercedes-Benz ActrosHGVs are to be banned from overtaking on the M11 motorway, a move the Highways Agency says will ease congestion and improve journey times.  Read more

Government raises £46.5m from foreign lorries on UK roads

HGV speed limit raised to 60mph on dual carriageways TODAY

Volvo FH truckThe government has confirmed another speed limit increase for HGVs, raising the dual carriageway legal maximum speed from 50mph to 60mph. Read more

HGV EU CO2 emissions

‘Uncontrolled’ HGV CO2 emissions RISE 36% since 1990

HGV EU CO2 emissions

Will trucks get a CO2-based taxation system similar to that applied to cars and vans?

The European Commission is to target Europe’s lorry sector for the first time in an effort to reverse a worrying rise in CO2 emissions. Read more

HGV EU CO2 emissions

'Uncontrolled' HGV CO2 emissions RISE 36% since 1990

HGV EU CO2 emissions

Will trucks get a CO2-based taxation system similar to that applied to cars and vans?

The European Commission is to target Europe’s lorry sector for the first time in an effort to reverse a worrying rise in CO2 emissions. Read more