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Imperial strengthen Isuzu Truck links

Imperial Commercials signs an aftersales agreement with Isuzu Truck (UK) to cover Norfolk, reports Laurie Dealer, and is set to cover the area in terms of sales from April.

Looking for a Volvo F10?

  Laurie Dealer loves something special and the Volvo F10 tractor certainly fits the bill.       Anyone with a little nostalgia for the F10 can pick one up from MW Tractors. Launched in 1977 the F10 changed the course of truck manufacturing and, arguably, signalled began the decline of the British truck building industry.

Hino wants new dealers for its network

Hino has hit 2011 like a whirlwind. It is attending the CV Show (April 12-14 in Hall 5) and welcoming new dealer applications, reports Laurie Dealer.

Truck rental by OEMs bites the hand that feeds

Laurie Dealer loves a bit of 'this is off the record but...' conversations. This one voiced concerns about truck manufacturers offering in-house rental solutions to operators.

Malcolm Harrison selling B&J Haulage fleet

  Malcolm Harrison has an interesting sale coming up in April, reports Laurie Dealer. It looks like some trucks coming off the Somerset-based B&J Haulage fleet.    

Laurie Dealer stars in Commercial Motor

  Laurie Dealer appears in the current issue of Commercial Motor offering advice to operators looking to source vehicles from the second hand market.