Tag Archives: Volvo

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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Hartshorne on the road to Convoy in the Park

Midlands-based Volvo dealership Hartshorne Group will be at Convoy in the Park promoting its recently opened Nottingham branch. On its stand will be a fully restored 1976 Volvo F88 6×2 tag-axle tractor unit (pictured) and an FMX 8×4 tipper grab, both in the colours of customer Colson Transport. A Volvo FH16 750 6×4 tractor unit coupled to a 4-axle Faymonville …

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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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Volvo test self-steering truck in Brazil

Volvo Trucks has been testing a self-steering truck which, it hopes, can boost productivity for Brazilian sugar cane growers. For the past growing season, Volvo Trucks has been testing a prototype in the sugar cane fields in Maringa owned by the Usina Santa Terezinha Group. The truck is used to transport newly harvested sugar cane through the fields with precision …

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Convoy in the Park Picture Post: Martin’s Transport Scania and Volvo

Convoy in the Park Picture Post: a 2009 Scania and 2008 Volvo, both Martin’s Transport, run by Martin Hughes. Pictured with their drivers, Glyn Price and Nathan Bowen. Both trucks are going to Convoy in the Park. To book your truck into Convoy in the Park, which takes place on July 22-23 at Donington Park, go to www.convoyinthepark.com/tickets

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