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The Felix Van
An estimated 931 million tonnes of food is wasted every single year, equalling the weight of 23 million fully-loaded 40-tonne trucks, enough to circle the Earth 7 times, according to a new report published by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP, 2021).
This staggering amount is shocking when millions of people in the UK regularly experience hunger. However, thanks to organisations such as The Felix Project, there is hope for change. This year we have partnered with The Felix Project is London's largest food redistribution charity.
The Future is Electric
Volvo Trucks releases complete range of electric trucks.
This year after the success of the electric Volvo FL and FE, Volvo are now selling the electric heavy-duty Volvo FH, Volvo FM and Volvo FMX.
New Division: Truck specialist expands with SANY franchise
Commercial vehicle specialist MC Truck & Bus has launched a new division in partnership with heavy machinery manufacturing giant SANY.
MC Plant has won the franchise to undertake the sales, support service and repairs of SANY excavators and other plant for Kent, Surrey & East Sussex.
MC Rental are taking delivery of 150 new Mercedes Benz Products
80% of the vehicles ordered will be delivered within the first half of 2021. The order comprises of a vast range of models, from the complete Mercedes Truck and Van range which includes Sprinted panel vans, refrigerated conversions, dropsides, tippers and Luton’s.
Success for MC Truck and Bus at Volvo Awards
MC Truck and Bus have triumphed at the annual Volvo dealer awards taking the trophy for Genuine Volvo Parts Dealer of the Year Award and Burgess Hill taking first place in the coveted Service Excellence Award.
MCTB Hythe Welcome New General Manager
Brian Taylor has been promoted within MC Truck and Bus to become the new General Manager for the Hythe location.
Applauding those people who go the extra mile
In support of #LovetheLorry week, (commencing 16th November until 22nd November) we are taking this opportunity to celebrate all the key workers who have performed outstandingly during the COVID 19 pandemic.
MC Group Right on Track
MC Group is celebrating after being named in the Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 which lists Britain’s leading mid-market private companies with the biggest sales.
Development of Innovative Lightweight Volumetric Concrete Mixer
UK engineering firm Cubic3 Direct worked with MC Truck and Bus and Volvo introduce the first Hardox steel hopper on a volumetric concrete mixer, to meet 32 tonne weights regulation without sacrificing build quality
Two New Crane Equipped Volvo FM Rigids at Gatwick Group
South London based, Gatwick Group has put two new high specification Volvo FM rigids to work within its specialist truck mounted crane fleet. The 8x2 rear steer and 8x4 Tridem chassis combine class-leading payload and lifting capacities with increased manoeuvrability levels.
New 25 Year Special Edition Volvo FH16 750 for MAH UK Transport Ltd
Michael Harry, Owner of MAH UK Transport Ltd has celebrated a special birthday with the delivery of a new Volvo FH16 750, 25 Year Special Edition tractor unit.
Technician Gary stars in Japan
A technician from MC Truck & Bus Ltd has done the UK proud at a prestigious annual competition held in Japan to find the best Isuzu technical team in the world.
Alcaline UK Take Two New Volvo FH's into Euro Heat Zone
European urgent shipment specialists, Alcaline UK Limited, have added two new low height Volvo FH tractor units to its fleet.
MC Truck & Bus makes significant investment in its Burgess Hill dealership
MC Truck & Bus has recently completed a significant investment in its dealership premises in Burgess Hill, Sussex
MC Truck & Bus Portsmouth grows its refuse collection vehicle service and maintenance business
As an official sub-contractor workshop for Dennis Eagle, MC Truck & Bus Portsmouth has seen a significant increase the past year in its servicing and contract business for them
Exclusive MC Rental express delivery service for Arctic Express
The two latest additions to Arctic Express Global's now eight-strong fleet have been specified to the highest possible industry standards as part of a three-year deal.
MC Rental grows pre-owned vehicle sales operation to record levels
In line with the expansion of its comprehensive rental fleet, MC Rental has also experienced a significant growth in its pre-owned vehicle sales operation.
MC Rental underlines its commitment to support the construction & utilities supply chain
With the continued investment within its rental portfolio of trucks designed specifically for the construction and utilities market, MC Rental has enhanced this new development by successfully achieving a range of accreditations
Cranleigh Freight Services returns to MC Rental and Volvo after 10 years
Cranleigh Freight Services have taken delivery of their first new Volvo trucks in 10 years
Welcome to 2019
MC Group supplying all your 2019 commercial vehicle needs
Santa Claus the video is coming to MC Town
Sometimes a sleigh just isn't enough
MC Rental Builds up Short-term Truck Range
MC Rental has added a new range of HGV trucks to its vehicle portfolio with the addition of trucks specifically aimed at the short-term rental requirements of customers operating within the municipal, building and construction industries.
Ferns Group Take Delivery of Innovative Econics
In conjunction with MC Rental, Ferns Group have just taken delivery of innovative new vehicles.
MC Group’s Busy Grafting
The brand new Isuzu N.35.125 Grafter Green is now available for rental or purchase at MC Group.
Steward Transport’s 50th anniversary
As part of a recent nine vehicle order placed with MC Truck & Bus in Maidstone, Steward Transport has taken delivery of a a striking gold Volvo FH to celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary.
Promoting the Talent Within
In newly released figures MC Group have remained true to their company ethos of promoting opportunities internally with a strong belief in career progression.
Volvo F89 Celebrates Forty Years of Passing MOT’s
Volvo F89 recently passed its 40th consecutive MOT at Volvo dealership MC Truck & Bus in Southampton
This Septembers New Arrivals
The 1st of September always brings a flurry of activity for MC Group, as the second new registration date of the year.
MC Reminisce About Registering First Volvo FH on UK Roads as Iconic Truck Turns 25
1993 saw the introduction of the brands most iconic truck the Volvo FH, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary.
‘MC Hammers’ impressive performance in Volvo’s World Finals in Brazil
A four strong team of truck technicians from MC Truck & Bus in Thurrock, Essex finished in sixth place at the VISTA world finals.
MC Rental New Volvo FM Beavertail
MC Rental have new Volvo FM Beavertails ready for deliveries and collections, loaded with extra features
MC Rental exhibits at Tip-ex 2018
MC Rental returned to exhibit at the popular exhibition a year after it first attended.
MC Rental Keeps Cool
MC Rental is ready to keep it cool for the summer season ahead and has expanded its fleet with more temperature controlled vehicles
MC technician wins Volvo Apprentice of the Year
Winning streak continues for MC Truck and Bus with another prestigious award scooped this year.
MC Rental Have a Ball
MC Rental had a ball as they donned their favourite football shirts in aid of Cancer Research UK.
New Vehicles Coming Soon
MC Rental has added a new feature to its website showing new stock vehicles arriving soon.
MC Takes Two Top Spots in VISTA semi finals
Two teams from MC Truck and Bus triumphed at the VISTA semi finals held this April in Sweden.
Hook a Truck
MC Rental has expanded its fleet with the introduction of hookloaders available for immediate rental.
MC has the Winning Formula
MC Truck and Bus demonstrated a successful 2017 by winning two awards at Volvo’s annual conference.
Pre-Owned Sales Success 2017
MC Rental had a successful 2017 in its pre-owned division with sales of 793 vehicles, an increase of 24% on last year.
MC Serves up Service, Utility and Traffic Management Vehicles
MC Rental is adding more vehicle options to its fleet, this time in the shape of lighter vehicles from 3.5 tonne to 12 tonne for the service, utilities and traffic management sector.
MC Utilises Skills to Expand Fleet
MC Rental has introduced 18t skips and 32t hookloaders to the rental fleet continuing its commitment to offering a diverse fleet. Furthermore 6x4 tractor units are also due in the spring.
Vantastic – MC Rental has Impressive Pre-Owned Van Selection
Commercial vehicle experts MC Rental have a huge range of pre-owned vans readily available for purchase, with various finance options on offer.
MC has Rental all Packaged Up for Pallet Networks
MC Rental has continued to invest in new equipment with the introduction of new Mercedes Antos Curtainsiders.
MC Rental Gives the Low Down on Refrigerated Vehicles
MC Rental is offering a new concept in the refrigerated vehicle rental market with low entry 3.5 tonne Renault Master supplied by JDS Group Manchester.
JBS Haulage Welcome First New Volvo
Kent based JBS Haulage Contractors have welcomed their first Volvo fleet truck in years to the fold.
Truck and Bus Depot Drives Major Refurbishment
MC Truck & Bus Ltd is giving the Test Lane, Nursling, service and sales centre a major overhaul and facelift.
Introduction of 67 Registration Marks Busy Month
September is set to be a busy month for MC Group as they deliver new vehicles for the latest registration date.
Curtains Opened on MC Rental's Newest Additions
MC Rental continues its commitment to keeping a modern diverse fleet with its latest arrivals.
MC Rental Exhibit Tip Top Services at Tip-ex 2017
MC Rental took a trip to Harrogate this June to exhibit at the popular Tip-ex 2017 expo.
MC Rental Treads to Bandvulc
MC Rental has appointed Bandvulc as its national tyre supplier and administrator
Commercial Vehicle Company drives into FT fastest growth list
MCG Holdings Ltd known as MC Group, the full service transport asset management company, has joined the FT’s list of Europe’s 1000 fastest growing companies.
MC Rental takes a bite at the IFE 2017
MC Rental is all set to exhibit at the International Food Exhibition (IFE) this March, held at the London Excel arena.
Sales Success Stories
We are looking into more detail at some of our latest deliveries and make their story known
Winter driving tips from MC
The British winter is unpredictable, so it pays to ensure your vehicle is properly prepared for use while the weather can be at its coldest and most challenging.
40 FMX 8x4 Tippers are first VOLVO Trucks for Walsh
Walsh, the London-based construction services business has taken delivery of the company’s first Volvo trucks, part of an order for 40 FMX 8x4 tippers from MC Truck & Bus, Thurrock. All the trucks are fitted with Fruehauf Load-Lite tipper bodywork.
A Smartphone on Wheels: Here's how tomorrow's intelligent trucks work
Personalised, predictive and always driveable. Tomorrow’s intelligent truck is more similar to a smartphone on wheels than a traditional vehicle.
Breaking News from MC Rental!
For all your commercial vehicle needs MC Rental provides a one stop shop
Our new fleet in pole position
Life is too short to be anything but pole position, which is why we have a new range to suit your vehicle needs.
Over 100,000 Children Worldwide Have Now Completed Volvo Truck's Traffic Safety Course
The 'stop look and wave' training programme focuses on how important it is for children to be attentive and to make eye contact with the truck driver, either directly or via the rear-view mirrors.