Dan Parton

Dan Parton is editor of Truck & Driver.

Convoy in the Park to include ‘Spirit of the Show’ award

There will be a special ‘spirit of the show’ award made at Convoy in the Park to the truck and driver who are judged to epitomise the ethos of the event. Convoy in the Park is all about trucks and their drivers. In the truck show there will be highly polished airbrushed cabs, chrome and lights galore. There will also …

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The Malcolm Group to bring 17 vehicles to Convoy in the Park

The Malcolm Group will be exhibiting at Convoy in the Park with 17 show-stopping vehicles competing across 14 categories. Highlights include the latest addition to the Malcolm Logistics fleet, the stunning new generation Scania S730, which will be competing in several show truck categories: Best Company Owned Working Showtruck, Best New Truck, Best Semi Customised Truck, Best Working Fleet & …

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Smith masters the rain at Nurburgring 

Ryan Smith extended his lead in the 2017 BTRA British Truck Racing Championship with three strong performances at the Nurburgring event in Germany (30 June/1-2 July). When the series returns to home soil at Donington Park on 22-23 July, Smith will be defending a 13-point advantage at the top of the Division One standings over his nearest rival, fellow MAN …

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Walker Movements to exhibit at Convoy in the Park

Truck and trailer retailer Walker Movements will be exhibiting at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July. Walker Movements has been in business for more than 25 years now and if there’s one thing the company knows, it’s trucks. In partnership with its sister company Fleetex, Walker Movements are “thrilled” to be showcasing some of its top …

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Racing timetable announced for Convoy in the Park

Two days of racing have been announced for Convoy in the Park, including nine British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) races and a full line-up of support races at Donington Park on July 22-23. There will be 27 races in all across the two days, preceded by seven qualifying sessions – one each for the two divisions of the BTRC and …

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Knights of Old and Merlin Academy exhibiting at Convoy in the Park

Freight group Knights of Old Group will be attending Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July with training provider Merlin Academy, it has been confirmed. At Convoy in the Park, Knights of Old Group will showcase the combined fleet including Excalibur from Knights of Old, alongaide vehicles from the Nelsons fleet and from Ireland Express – both …

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Convoy in the Park Picture Post – Carol Morris’ Volvo F10

Carol Morris’ Volvo F10 will be coming to Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July, along with hundreds of other trucks – old and new, customized and working. There is still time to book your truck into Convoy in the Park, go to www.convoyinthepark.com/tickets for more information.

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White Diamond exhibiting at Convoy in the Park

Truck shine products manufacturer White Diamond will be exhibiting at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on July 22-23, and will be bringing a range of its products. White Diamond sells a range of products through a network of dealers across Europe and its core product is its Metal Polish, which is a liquid form, easy to use, loaded …

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