New MUTEC showrooms open in Dublin

Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles dealership MUTEC has brought its all-new, state-of-the-art showrooms on the Long Mile Road, Dublin into operation, making it...
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Transway Spares keep Krone trailers on the move in Ireland

Transway Spares, the aftermarket and support service division of Transway Fleet Solutions is now providing same-day delivery of all fast-moving...
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Annual holidays

The editorial team is now on annual holidays and will return on Monday, July 17, when normal service will be...
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Johnson & Perrott Fleet appoints new Business Development Manager

http://www.jpfleet.ieJohnson & Perrott Fleet has announced the appointment of Peter McAviney as Business Development Manager. Peter brings a wealth of...
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Mercedes-Benz Commercials – celebrating 50 years in Ireland

Mercedes-Benz is this year celebrating the 50th anniversary of the launch, in 1967, of its heavy commercial vehicles in Ireland....
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New SMART tachograph regulations now in place

Transport Minister Shane Ross TD, has signed new regulations that will see the introduction of the SMART tachograph in 2019....
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Hella introduces RotaLED compact

Lighting and electronics expert, Hella, has introduced RotaLED Compact – an LED addition to its existing halogen beacon series, which already includes the Rotafix, Rotaflex and Rota Compact models. Due to its compact design, the beacon portfolio is especially suitable for agricultural and construction machines, as well as the coach and bus sector. Alongside the

New Draper expert hydraulic spring compressor

New to the Draper Expert range is a powerful, two tonne Hydraulic Spring Compressor, designed for the professional workshop. This is an essential piece of equipment for the professional workshop that safely compresses springs during repair and maintenance of vehicle suspension strut and damper assemblies. Its all-steel construction securely clamps and easily compresses a multitude

Trico Twitter competition extended

Trico’s competition enabling garages and motor factors to win a power bank has been extended until the end of July. A power bank is a handy mobile device that can be charged in advance so that phones, tablets or laptops can receive power later. To be in with a chance of winning, just follow Trico

New Bosch wiper blade app

Following a comprehensive data update, the Bosch wiper blade app now includes both new and improved features as well as a modern design. It is available for download at the App Store for iOS and at the Google Play Store for Android devices, and can be used by garages and consumers alike. With intuitive handling,

Gates’ Poland plant passes 20 million units mark

Increasing demand for Gates’ drive belt kits at the installer level has driven production at its Legnica, Poland belt kit assembly plant beyond the 20 million units mark. By surpassing this milestone, Gates has solidified its position as a leading supplier of turnkey solutions to the automotive aftermarket. “Drive belt kit production at our Legnica

Mini Infrared Thermometer from Laser Tools

Laser Tools’ new Mini Infrared Thermometer (part no: 6838) allows the operator to take non-contact temperature measurements by simply pointing the instrument and pressing a button. It is suitable for a wide range of garage and workshop applications, including vehicle heating and air-conditioning systems, radiator and thermostat function, exhaust manifolds and brakes. Infrared thermometers use

Fleet managers advised of benefits of premium tyre policy

Car and light commercial vehicle (LCV) fleet managers working towards the ICFM’s Intermediate and Advanced Diploma Certificates are learning more about the fuel- and cost-saving benefits of a premium tyre policy with help from Michelin. Michelin became one of the first companies to join ICFM’s recently launched Corporate Investor Programme, and the organisation – which is

Continental Tyre options keep D&P Haulage happy

Hull warehousing, logistics and haulage operator, D&P Haulage, is one of the strongest growing transport operations in the north east. Started in 1984 brothers by David and Paul Charlton, the business runs in excess of 60 trucks and 50 trailers on a variety of storage and distribution contracts, using its own warehousing, along with ongoing

Michelin the obvious choice for DAF dealer’s demonstrator

Customers putting TBF Thompson’s new DAF XF 510 demonstrator through its paces are experiencing the top-spec tractor’s on-road performance at its very best, thanks to Michelin. The County Antrim-based DAF dealer selected 315/70 R 22.5 steer and drive tyres from Michelin’s X Multi ‘regional’ range as a factory-fitted option for its latest demonstrator. TBF Thompson

New MUTEC showrooms open in Dublin

Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles dealership MUTEC has brought its all-new, state-of-the-art showrooms on the Long Mile Road, Dublin into operation, making it one of the most modern commercial vehicle sales centre in Europe at this time. With indoor space sufficient to display a truck alongside other vehicles, the brightly lit, glass-fronted 400 sq. meters showrooms presents an impressive front on