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Designed to carry and transport cargo, lorries (in the UK and Ireland) and trucks (in the USA and Australasia) vary widely in size, power, and configuration. In the European Union those weighing less than 3,500 kilograms are called light commercial vehicles and those over that weight are known as large goods vehicles.
The Most Popular Makes And Models Of Heavy Trucks
Since Gottlieb DAIMLER built the first lorry back in 1896, they have become ubiquitous on our roads and a vital element in the world economy. If you are looking to buy used lorries to get a heavy duty job done then there is plenty to consider. If you are thinking about power, then the SCANIA R730 and the VOLVO FH16 750 will certainly meet your criteria. DAIMLER is the largest internationally active manufacturer of trucks weighing above 6 metric tons. The company develops and manufactures under the brands of FREIGHTLINER, MERCEDES-BENZ, FUSO AND WESTERN STAR. In particular, the FREIGHTLINER Cascadia Evolution has received an outstanding market response. The MACK Pinnacle is well known within the haulage industry for being tough, efficient, reliable and beautifully designed. The MAN TGL is very highly regarded in the 12 tonne sector. The ISUZU 11000kgs and 11990kgs GVW Forwards both offer compact footprints as well as capacities of 7300kgs and 7800kgs respectively. They are popular for being compact heavy trucks, with low chassis heights and tremendous versatility. RENAULT recently replaced their entire range and the older RENAULT T, K, C and D models are proving to be very popular at used lorry auctions. The DAF XF EURO 6 is noted for its very driver friendly cab and outstanding fuel economy. The TATA Prima is known for longer life and increased productivity, and tend to be highly sought after by those looking to buy used lorries. The MERCEDES BENZ Euro 6 Atego is a world class small distribution truck that has garnered a lot of fans. An ideal medium weight workhorse is the DAF CF440 FTG 6X2.
The Advantages Of Buying Used Heavy Trucks At Auction
A great way of saving money, whether you are in the haulage business already or are just starting out, is by buying used lorries. A new lorry experiences its greatest value loss in the first year to eighteen months, so why not let the first owner take that depreciation hit? You can save quite a bit on your outlay by checking out what is available at used truck auctions, and quite probably find yourself walking away with a bargain. Buying a used lorry at auction is also an excellent way to compare and contrast what is available on the market. Lorries are robust and built to last, and most owners look after them well utilizing thorough maintenance regimes, so you can be sure when buying used lorries that you are investing in something that can offer you a long period of good service.
The Leading Manufacturers Of Lorries
When buying used lorries you might wish to give some consideration to the biggest manufacturers. While it should be pointed out that smaller manufacturers also produce quality vehicles, the leading manufacturers are DAIMLER, VOLVO, FORD, VOLKSWAGEN, NISSAN, ISUZU, TOYOTA, MACK, TATA and the PACCAR group.