Red Bull considering road-going supercar

Filed under: Misc. Automakers, Supercars Red Bull Racing chief Christian Horner says the idea of producing a road-going supercar is still under consideration, with legendary [&hellip

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June 29, 2015

TRUCKMAKER NEWS * Germany: Daimler’s Trucks

* Stuttgart – Daimler bets on connectivity with Zonar Systems deal – Daimler, the world’s largest truck maker, bought a minority stake in Seattle-based telematics [&hellip

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June 27, 2015

Vegas dealer sets world record with 218-Hyundai parade

Filed under: Videos, Hyundai 218 Hyundai owners gather in Las Vegas to raise $ 4,000 to fight drunk driving as part of National Impaired Driving [&hellip

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June 25, 2015

DRIVERS’ SHORTAGE * USA: Truckers’ payment and incentives

* Minnesota – While raising pay, trucking firms seek new ways to keep drivers – Time is money, especially in trucking, where productivity hangs on [&hellip

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June 21, 2015

TRUCKMAKERS NEWS * USA: GM return to the medium-truck market

* Michigan – American auto maker will form joint venture with Japan’s Isuzu Motors – General Motors Co. is poised to re-enter the growing and [&hellip

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June 19, 2015

Maserati Boomerang concept could fetch millions at auction

Filed under: Maserati, Auctions, Coupe, Classics, Concept Cars The one-of-a-kind Maserati Boomerang concept designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro is going up for auction in September, when [&hellip

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June 17, 2015

MORE DRIVERLESS TRUCKS * USA: Automatic “truck-mounted attenuator”

* Pennsylvania – Coopersburg company pioneering driverless truck – When a road crew paints a double yellow line down the center of a major highway [&hellip

June 15, 2015

TRUCKERS, this is about a change * Canada: Big layoffs coming

* Calgary – Driverless trucks to hit Alberta’s Oilsands Region replacing $ 200,000/yr operators – The 400-tonne heavy haulers that rumble along the roads of [&hellip

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June 11, 2015

TRUCKS RECALL * China: Volvo’s FM & FH trucks

* Beijing – Volvo recalls faulty trucks in China – Volvo (China) Investment Co., Ltd. will recall 23 of its imported heavy trucks on the Chinese [&hellip

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June 9, 2015

ENGINE MAKERS * USA – Paccar & Cummins: Two Trucking Companies Stepping on the Gas

* New York  – American Trucking Association: “Without trucks, America stops”   — That quote precisely explains why no investor can ignore the trucking industry. With trucks [&hellip

June 7, 2015

Aspects of Purchasing Used/Second Hand Vehicles for Couriers

A transportation business is a very lucrative, but requires reliable means that can provide highly efficient services which of course will have an impact on the prices quoted for your courier insurance in the UK. In some cases, the journeys are too long and hence require very high performance guarantee. The Man trucks are largely in use for different types of large scale transportation purposes to distant places for storage and distribution. Buying new Man trucks can go over budget for newly developed commercial organizations. Hence used Man trucks can largely serve the purpose if approached wisely. Here are some procedures you can follow to ensure that you find the right vehicle that can give the service you desire.

Selecting the Right Source: The first and foremost factor that you need to consider is the source from where you want to purchase the used Man Truck. One of the biggest mistakes that people commit is that they do not approach the leading organizations that sell the used vehicles. These heavy vehicles may be in a damaged condition when the owner sold it to the company. The big companies have their own reputation and therefore sell the vehicles after complete repairing and replacement of the damaged parts to ensure you get hassle free services. In case of any complication, you can also approach these centers for help.

MAN Truck Model Selection: There are several second hand Man truck models available for sale in the market. However, all of them are not suitable for carrying the same amount of load. You should select the model as per the load capacity you want to transport. Purchasing a large vehicle if not required will only cost you more fuel when it is not required at all. A small one will also be easy to accommodate and maintain. Generally these vehicles are apt for carrying 6 to 50 tonnes of load with ease.

Accomplish Paperwork: Paperwork is very necessary, even while buying a used man truck. This should contain the ownership transfer details, including the agreement with actual date that can also be used as evidence during any sort of inquiry or inspection as and when required.

Regular Servicing and Maintenance: This is one factor that is applicable to any sort of vehicle including the brand new cars. If you avoid the periodical servicing such as cleaning or lubricant application, it will lead to the wear and tear of the equipments and accessories in the vehicle. This is quite affordable and you can easily avail them at a nearest service center or from the organization from where you have purchased the Man truck provided they offer these services. The registered servicing centers employ only certified mechanics who can complete the tasks very easily.

Following these factors seriously will ensure that you not only get the most beneficial deal for saving a good amount of money, but also guarantee that the truck is in proper condition to serve your purposes. This is the most beneficial for new business owners and small wholesalers who can initially start with one or two such trucks and then expand their business and consider more units of such vehicles.