Reliability is everything for those dependent on trucks, from owner-operators to global logistics fleets. The average cost of downtime can be hard to quantify, dependent as it is on the nature of the job, but increased operational costs, repair costs, and potential missed delivery fees mean that a truck breakdown can be hugely costly….
The right tyre for the job: truckers need to choose carefully
For truck operators, the right tyre mix is essential for maximising fuel efficiency, but as manufacturers explain, this is no easy feat. By Xavier Boucherat