Road Tests

  • Road Test: Iveco X-WAY 8×4 rigid

    Road Test: Iveco X-WAY 8×4 rigid

    29th March 2022

    We take Iveco’s new X-WAY tipper for a treacherous quarry trek to see if its off-road chops are worthy of the marque’s formidable rough-terrain pedigree. Iveco has one of the widest off-road product portfolios on the market, ranging from light…

  • Road Test: Scania SUPER (13-litres)

    Road Test: Scania SUPER (13-litres)

    1st February 2022

    Scania has unveiled a new DC13 straight-six engine range, a new gearbox and a new rear axle, as well as a host of other tweaks. Trucking heads to Sweden to drive the new Scania SUPER range – and it’s very…

  • Road Test: Mercedes-Benz Actros 2448

    Road Test: Mercedes-Benz Actros 2448

    21st December 2021

    The no-frills, high-earning potential fleet tractor often gets overlooked – but Mercedes has plenty of choice in that sector. We took an Actros 2448 out for a couple of days to see what is (and isn’t) good about it, and…

  • Road test: Iveco S-WAY NP 460 AS 4×2

    Road test: Iveco S-WAY NP 460 AS 4×2

    7th December 2021

    Iveco has been at the forefront of promoting gas-powered trucks and it is now offering CNG versions of its new S-WAY models. We took one for a drive and liked it – but questions remain over the infrastructure to fuel it.…

  • Road Test: New Generation DAF XF, XG & XG+

    Road Test: New Generation DAF XF, XG & XG+

    9th November 2021

    We tried the all-new XF, XG and XG+ on the roads of Spain to see if bigger really does mean better… Back in September 2020, the European Commission brought in new regulations that enabled truck manufacturers much more breathing space…

  • Road Test: MAN New TGS, TGL & TGM

    Road Test: MAN New TGS, TGL & TGM

    5th October 2021

    MAN’s latest truck range has been expanded with multi-wheel rigid chassis for tippers, skips and construction. We have been out for a drive in a few of new models… The rule of new truck launches is show off the big-power,…

  • Road Test: Iveco X-WAY 480 8×4

    Road Test: Iveco X-WAY 480 8×4

    21st September 2021

    As part of a recent range overhaul, the new Iveco X-WAY construction chassis models are now available for UK operators. Trucking takes a traditional eight-legger out for a spin to see if it offers much improvement its predecessor. The demand…

  • Road Test: Iveco Eurocargo (7.5 & 18 tonnes)

    Road Test: Iveco Eurocargo (7.5 & 18 tonnes)

    24th August 2021

    It might be showing its age next to newer competing vehicles, but Iveco’s Eurocargo still offers hard graft at a reasonable price. We take 7.5- and 18-tonne variants for a tour around Oxfordshire to see how they perform. Arguably, Iveco…

  • Road test: New MAN TGM 18.250 4×2 BL

    Road test: New MAN TGM 18.250 4×2 BL

    10th August 2021

    We test the new no-fat, fleet-spec MAN TGM 18-tonner to see if its tasty drivability is enough to win over drivers in the UK’s crowded mid-weight market. Since its initial launch in Bilbao in February 2020, literally weeks before the…

  • Road Test: Mercedes-Benz Actros 2546

    Road Test: Mercedes-Benz Actros 2546

    20th July 2021

    We take a ‘supermarket trolley’, fewer-frills Merc Actros 2546 out for a shift and kiss and make up with the Predictive Powertrain Control. It’s actually quite good – once you use it properly! When Mercedes-Benz introduced its new MirrorCam and…

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