Europe’s largest provider of express palletised freight services has placed a breakthrough order for a new fleet of 67 Mercedes- Benz trucks. The majority of Palletways’ Actros, Antos and Atego are already in service, with the remainder due to arrive in the coming weeks.

Moving forward with Mercedes-Benz: Most of Palletways’ new rigids are 18-
tonne Antos models.

The 28 tractor units and all but the smallest dozen of the 39 rigid vehicles are equipped with optional Safety Packs which include state-ofthe- art Active Brake Assist 4 and Proximity Control Assist technology. Palletways has also specified fuelsaving Predictive Powertrain Control systems.

Supplied by Dealer S & B Commercials, its new trucks are the subject of a contract hire agreement with Mercedes-Benz Financial Services.