Welcome back Wayne Cavanagh

Ecodrive Transmissions are delighted to welcome back highly experienced Product Support Engineer Wayne Cavanagh to our ever-growing team. Wayne, a highly experienced and fully ZF trained engineer, will slip straight back into his role, expanding Ecodrive’s unparalleled and vital support for ZF customers across the country.

Ecodrive expands service fleet with new van

Ecodrive has expanded its service fleet with the acquisition of a new flatbed service van. Running from Ecodrive’s Little Hulton ZF DriveCentre, the vehicle will support the company’s ongoing service and repair operations across the North West and beyond. Emblazoned with Ecodrive’s logo, the 17 plated Ford Transit Dropside will be travelling far and wide with the product […]

London mayor brings £100/day lorry charge forward 17 months

The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has accused Sadiq Khan of ‘closing London for business’ after the London mayor announced plans to introduce ULEZ emissions charges 17 months earlier than planned. The hauliers’ association said it was ‘outraged’ at the news that Central London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), which threatens non-compliant trucks with a £100 […]

ZF wins big at commercial vehicle awards

  ZF Friedrichshafen AG has won big in an awards show run by three German commercial vehicle magazines. The German company, which Ecodrive partners as an authorised ZF DriveCentre in the UK, was named ‘Best Brand 2017’ in the commercial vehicle transmission category for a whopping 13th year in a row. ZF also won first […]

Nürburgring next stop on truck race calendar

After three races in England, the British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) goes European this weekend for one of the highlights of the racing season. Drivers and their teams, including the Ecodrive-sponsored Ray Coleman and his LRS Racing team, will be heading to the world-famous Nürburgring chasing valuable points to push them up the BTRC standings. […]

Ecodrive sponsors truck racing team

Ecodrive is pleased to announce its sponsorship of truck racing team LRS Racing. Owned by vehicle recovery company Lantern Recovery Specialists, the team is led by driver and Managing Director Ray Coleman who currently sits sixth in Division One of the British Truck Racing Association (BTRA). Ecodrive first got involved with the company when they […]