Hopwells takes to the road with Isuzu

Hopwells, a frozen food supplier, has taken delivery of Isuzu Euro 4 ‘Forward’ F120.240 12 tonne rigids.

The trucks are fitted with RVL refrigerated bodies and Hubbard 720L refrigeration systems and feature Isuzu’s turbocharged and intercooled 6-cylinder diesel engine, providing 176Kw (240bhp) power output at 2400rpm.

It has EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) and 6-speed manual transmission as standard and features the ‘Hexapod’ design cab.

David Williams, fleet manager at Hopwells, said: “We have had Isuzu 7.5 tonne rigids in our fleet for many years now and their performance during this time has led us to dedicate our fleet to one brand, Isuzu, whenever we can.

“The new 12 tonne Isuzu trucks continue the Isuzu philosophy of maximising payload, combined with all round superb performance.”

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