Renault Trucks Articles
Electric vehicle range: zero emissions from 3.1 to 26 tonnes
With the announcement of its second generation range of fully electric trucks, Renault Trucks is taking a comprehensive approach to the challenge of electromobility. With models at weights from 3.1 to 26 tonnes, Renault Trucks is offering a wide range of solutions for operators providing last mile, urban distribution and refuse collection services.
Two year warranty on fitted parts offered by Renault Trucks
Renault Trucks is now offering a two year warranty on parts fitted through an authorised Dealer workshop and so, with no mileage restrictions, this extended warranty offers all customers both protection and peace of mind.
Nine range C460s set for Cardinalis Concrete
Cambridge’s volumetric supplier, Cardinalis Concrete, has introduced its first Renault trucks into its line-up by changing 75% of the fleet to the Range C. Supplied by Renault Trucks dealer, Norfolk Truck and Van on a two year full Repair & Maintenance package, the nine Range C460 8x4s come equipped with 9m3 production capacity Reimer ProAll P8525 mobile batch plants.
Renault Trucks unveil urban operations at London expo
To meet the challenges of safer, more efficient and more productive operations in urban environments, Renault Trucks will be unveiling a range of new vehicles at the Freight in the City Expo at Alexandra Palace, London on 7th November 2017.
Renault Trucks UK service teams take on the world
The Road to Excellence Championship (RTEC) 2017, the ultimate global competition to find the most talented aftermarket professionals working within Renault Trucks, has raced to an impressive start in the UK and Ireland, with 55 service teams – a total of 197 competitors - now registered to take part.
Metal 3D printing enables lighter Renault engines
A team of Renault Trucks engineers and designers is working on an additive manufacturing process – metal 3D printing – that is set to boost the performance of engines. Technology of the future is fast becoming a reality, as can be seen from the complex parts that have already been successfully tested inside a Euro-6 engine. The Renault Trucks Lyon Powertrain Engineering department has focused on using metal additive manufacturing...
Fuel and customer service keep Pace Logistics with Renault Trucks
Following impressive fuel figures and excellent customer service, Manchester-based logistics experts, Pace Logistics, has once again selected Renault Trucks for the latest additions to its fleet. Two 44-tonne Range T460 6x2 tractor units have been supplied by JDS Trucks Ltd while a further seven 18-tonne Range D250 high with 28.5ft curtain-sides and tail lifts on order.
Renault Trucks' driver appeal crucial for J&G environmental
In a move to attract and retain the best drivers, waste control specialist, J&G Environmental has selected Renault Trucks for its replacement vehicles. Four 44-tonne Range T460 6x2 tractor units, supplied by JDS Trucks Ltd, have been delivered; a fifth is on order and a further Range T460 rigid with bespoke Wheelbase drawbar trailer is in build. Part of J&G Environmental’s 15-vehicle fleet, the new Range Ts join the company’s ...
Simulation recovery scenario to deliver Renault Trucks Range D
In a novel vehicle handover, Thompson Commercials and Boniface Engineering created a simulation recovery scenario to deliver Tech Trucks UK’s new Renault Trucks Range D at the Professional Recovery Tow Show at the Telford international Centre (7th-8th September 2016). The 4x2 R210 Low Crewcab with 5-tonne capacity aluminium slidebed by Boniface Engineering arrived complete with a car on the back.
An Application For Learning How To Eco-Drive A Truck
Truck Fuel Eco Driving, the new application developed by Renault Trucks, enables anyone to practice eco-driving an HGV on their smartphone or tablet. This is a game for learning how to anticipate the characteristics of the road and reduce consumption without compromising efficiency.