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10 Operators News

Government under fire as pump prices soar

14 International News

TSC calls for more power to VOSAto keep unsafe foreign trucks off our roads

30 Truck on Trial

Bargain Renault Premium vs high-price Scania R440

50 All the King's Horses

Volvo FH520 marks 45 years in business for Gillards Transport

58 Fat of the Land

Specially commissioned Actros fleet runs on a very unusual brand of biodiesel

108 Events

Cultures collide at Switzerland's Truckers & Country Festival

Inside the November 2009 issue...

6 Industry News

Britain's leading electric truck manufacturers enter the US market in lucrative new distribution deals

10 Operators News

Government comes under fire as pump prices soar

12 Drivers News

Unusual 6x2 Actros tractor units take food on the road for Waitrose

14 International News

TSC calls for more power to VOSA In the fight to keep unsafe foreign trucks oft our roads

16 Legal News

Unauthorised operating centre brings licence revocations

18 Comment

How anti-truck groups get funding from taxpayers' pockets

20 Seeing Red

Sustained acquisition has made Norbert Dentressangle one of Europe's top players

24 The Big Deal

Welsh-built specialist MAN TGA digs in deep for worldwide mineral extraction

30 Truck on Trial

Bargain Renault Premium vs high-price Scania R440 at R Garn Transport

42 Big Boys' Toys

Massive mining machinery hard at work at Lodge House in Derbyshire

50 All the King's Horses

Volvo FH520 marks 45 years in business for Gillards Transport

58 Fat of the Land

Specially commissioned Actros fleet runs on a very unusual brand of biodiesel

64 One-Stop Shop

From recovery to custom paint jobs, Thornton Brothers has it covered

70 Cape Crusaders

All-terrain Renaults tackle South Africa's desert wastelands in the final stage of Cape-to-Cape

77 Road to Qualification

Driver CPC questions answered

84 Runs Like Clockwork

Switzeriand's fabled FBWs

96 Life on the Road

AARC's unusual dynamic duo

98 You & the Law

Driving time, operating regs, etc

100 Court & Inquiry

Revocation for hours and tacho offences overturned

102 Insurance Advice

Your insurance dilemmas solved

106 Letters

Unscrupulous operator leaves charity truck pull in the lurch

108 Events

Cultures collide at Switzerland's Truckers & Country Festival

114 My Mistake

The show must go on for these intrepid carnival contenders

116 Truckers' Diary

Upcoming trucking events

118 Military Focus

US Army's FMTV order dissected

122 Classic Truck

Living legends: how tough Macks boosted the war effort

138 Last Drop

Historic Scottish cattle drives have left their mark on the landscape

104 Insurance

Take advantage of the latest deals

105 Driver Training

Looking to boost your skills?

131 Owner-Driver Ops

Increase productivity

132 Return Loads

Maximise your profits

137 Free Reader Ads

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