Tag Archives: Convoy in the Park

Brits get a French lesson at Donington

Three weeks after the massive Nurburgring event, round five of the British Truck Racing Championship at Donington Park on 22-23 July was in many ways similar to the German one: big crowds, industry support, huge show truck displays… and a whole lot of rain! On the track the racing was fast and furious – with Frenchman Anthony Janiec making an …

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Scania break truck record at Convoy in the Park

Scania broke the record for the most trucks of the same make in one place at Convoy in the Park last weekend. The previous record was believed to be 400, but there were 421 Scanias counted at Convoy in the Park, which was held at Donington Park. Everyone who participated received a certificate proving that they took part. Many of …

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Convoy in the Park show truck winners announced

The winners of the 25 show truck categories at Convoy in the Park have been announced, with Coles & Sons taking the ‘best in show’ award. Convoy in the Park, which took place at Donington Park last weekend (22-23 July), had more than 1000 trucks attend. In addition to the 25 categories, there was a special ‘spirit of the show’ …

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Imperial Commercials bringing range of Daf trucks to Convoy in the Park

Imperial Commercials, the UK’s largest Daf dealer with 39 locations, is exhibiting at Convoy in the Park and, supported by the local Imperial Derby team, will be bringing a number of exciting trucks. As part of Imperial’s display will be: • ABH of Mansfield 8-wheel with walking floor body • SD Punchard is bringing a pink FAR • Wastecycle is bringing an LF …

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Sigma bringing anti-roll and anti-skid demonstrations to Convoy in the Park

The Sigma Group is coming to Convoy in the Park and will be running anti-roll and anti-skid demonstrations in the Action Arena across the weekend. Essex-based Sigma Group comprises three complementary businesses that cover different aspects of the transport industry: Sigma Studies Ltd, which carries out all transport training; TAC Ltd, which is a transport consultancy and compliance specialist and …

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Eight racing championships to compete on the track at Convoy in the Park

There will be racing from eight different championships at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July – all promising close racing throughout the race. The British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) forms the centerpiece of the on-track action, with 9 races across the two divisions over the course of the weekend. In-between the truck racing action there will …

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Backdraft Wheelie Fire truck is coming to Convoy in the Park

Fans of action and stunts will be thrilled to hear that the Backdraft Wheelie Fire Truck is coming to Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on July 22-23. The Backdraft Wheelie Fire Truck has gained a reputation across Europe for the range of stunts it performs. The front of the 20-tonne fire engine can jump 15ft into the air, …

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