Hyundai Motor Group has appointed Martin Zeilinger as Executive Vice President and Head of Commercial Vehicle (CV) Development Tech Unit. One of key talents in the field, Zeilinger brings with him 30 years of experience on commercial vehicle development. Starting tomorrow (July 1st.), Mr. Zeilinger will enhance overall R&D capabilities for Hyundai and Kia’s commercial vehicles while also spearheading development of eco-friendly commercial vehicles such as fuel cell trucks and buses.
The Truck Racing Team T Sport Bernau with driver and runner-up European champion Antonio Albacete can look forward to the support of the BPW Group this year. PE Automotive GmbH & Co. KG and BPW Bergische Achsen KG have extended their partnership with the team for 2020. The BPW Aftermarket Group Deutschland as well as
Opel Ireland has added Murphy’s Truck and Van Centre, Dublin, to the Opel Dealer Network, as Opel LCV Specialists, with immediate effect. The appointment was confirmed at an official contract signing, which took place at the headquarters of Opel Ireland. With over 50 years’ experience, Murphy’s Truck and Van Centre already offers a complete range
The all new Techno Vector Truck 3D wheel alignment system is now available through Equipco Ireland Ltd. The new system for trucks is designed to take measurements and make adjustments on trucks in automotive companies, car service stations, automotive manufacturing plants, and diagnostic centres. It allows taking measurements on heavy-duty vehicles with the wheelbase up
Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) has appointed Ardee Coach Trim as its new and exclusive service partner in Ireland. Ardee Coach Trim will be the manufacturer’s sole official service and accident repair agent for Alexander Dennis buses and Plaxton coaches in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. With mobile technicians, training, tooling and IT systems,
The appointment of a dedicated minister for transport and logistics is vital to leading the country forward through the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, Brexit and climate change, according to FTA Ireland (FTAI), the business group representing the country’s logistics sector. Speaking on the landmark appointment of Junior Minister Hildegarde Naughton to the new role,
The British government has confirmed the six-month MOT extension, which was introduced during the lockdown, will be stopped for vehicles with an MOT due on or after August 1. The MOT certificate will not be extended if a vehicle’s MOT expires on or after August 1, 2020. In this case, motorists are urged to book
The last act of the now former Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross and the Road Safety Authority (RSA) on Saturday morning last was to confirm that the driver testing service will restart on a gradual basis during Phase 3 of the road map for easing of Covid-19 restrictions.