Top drivers fail daily check test

Shiers, Will
September 2005
Motor Transport;9/22/2005, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the Scania young truck driver competition in Sweden in 2005. Prize won by Belgian driver Laurens D'Huyvetter; Results of the contest's truck fault-finding round; Views of competition manager Mikael Friis on the proposed European Union compulsory training initiative for truck drivers.


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