September brings the annual edition of Truckfest 2016, the UK's top road haulage event! The North West subsidiary of the event will build upon past success, with a wonderful array of trucks on display, along with a showcase of manufacturers in the industry.
Road haulage in North West England is an important sector that enjoys growth and increased capacity and the Truckfest North West 2016 event held in Cheshire Showground, Knutsford symbolises the importance and significance of this industry. With 85% of everything we consume in the country having been transported by UK haulage, it illustrates the importance and excellence of the industry set up.
A huge range of exhibitors and sponsors are set to add to the array of attractions and events taking place during the two day event, ensuring a fantastic end to the summer season. Exhibitors and sponsors at past North West haulage events include the like of Close Brothers and stars of the popular American series, Lizard Lick Towing.
2015s edition of Truckfest in the North West saw a latest branch of monster trucks run out and put on a show. The adrenaline fuelled show of the Swamp Thing Monster Truck is the newest 4x4, made in America and based on a Dan Patrick chassis.
Aside from the entertaining Monster Trucks, there are also motorcycle stunt riders putting on a show, showcasing what is the UK's top freestyle motorcycle display. This provides you with excellent entertainment to observe, amidst meeting many others involved in the same or similar industries to you. Enjoy learning about the latest trucks, meeting other business owners amidst the back drop of wonderful Cheshire and among flying motorcycle stuntmen!
This event is spread across two days and offers both day tickets and weekend tickets. Visitors are able to enjoy over the weekend some wonderful live music and entertainment, with many artists set to wow audiences of the event.
There is also an option to showcase your truck, entering it for competition across a range of categories - Judged, Non-Judged, Vintage and Heritage and International Super Truck.
If you are interested in sponsoring, attending or entering your truck at any point during the event, check out the Truckfest 2016 website, which also details the many other events that are taking place across the country. With celebrity guests, major players in the industry and big name sponsors, the event can be camped at, with weekend tickets allowing you a space to rest your head amidst the fun and joy.
Red haulage truck image by 'sludgeulper' / Licence