- Truckman expands its racking & conversions division with the appointment of Field Sales Executive
- Truckman RS-3, the ultra-accessible hardtop launched for the commercial market
- Truckman introduces the DECKED drawer storage solution for vans
- New Product Alert: Introducing the Ultra Flex
- Choosing the right hardtop for you
Truckman expands its racking & conversions division with the appointment of Field Sales Executive
Truckman has appointed Michelle Smith as Field Sales Executive to support its rapidly expanding racking and conversions division. Michelle is responsible for field sales in the UK and her main objective is to engage with new and existing customers to showcase the full capabilities of the bespoke Truckman van and pick-up racking services. From projecting managing the conversion to investigating what vehicle security, graphics and specialist electrics the customer would benefit from.
Truckman RS-3, the ultra-accessible hardtop launched for the commercial market
Truckman has launched the latest addition to its renowned commercial hardtop range, the Truckman RS-3, which has been developed for tradespeople and engineers working in off-highway locations. Designed, engineered and manufactured in the UK, the cab-high Truckman RS-3 is one of the most accessible hardtops on the market.
Truckman introduces the DECKED drawer storage solution for vans
Truckman has further enhanced its range of innovative in-vehicle storage solutions with the introduction of DECKED for vans. Originally developed in the United States, the award-winning DECKED was introduced to the UK 18 months ago by Truckman as a robust pull-out drawer storage system for pick-up trucks.
- New Product Alert: Introducing the Ultra Flex 28/02/2019
Choosing the right hardtop for you
Choosing a hardtop for your pick-up can seem like quite a daunting task, with so many choices available it's often difficult to understand the difference and to gauge which one will work best for you. We have broken down a few of the key features to help you take the first steps to choosing your perfect hardtop.
Introducing the Ford Ranger Wildtrak compatible Max tonneau
Do you want the security of a hard tonneau cover for your Ford Ranger, but don't want to have to remove the Wildtrak sports bar? Then the Max hard tonneau cover could be the ideal solution for you. The cover is colour coded to the Wildtrak Grey to complement the styling bar.
Truckman to debut new accessories at CV Show 2019
Truckman will unveil an exciting new range of commercial accessories at Britain’s largest commercial vehicle event, the Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham between 30th April and 2nd May. The accessories include a newly developed innovative commercial hardtop, light weight but robust van racking and industry renowned lighting range, which will be on display at the Truckman stand (4F60).
Must-have camping accessories for your vehicle
With the evenings starting to get lighter and the daffodils making an appearance, Spring is definitely around the corner, and with it comes camping season! We have selected a few of our favourite accessories to ensure that you can get the most out of your pick-up when camping.
Kit out your VW Touareg with our top accessories
Truckman is best known for manufacturing and supplying hardtops, but it doesn't just stop there. We have accessories for all vehicles, including SUV's, such as the VW Touareg. The VW Touareg is a mid-size, luxury SUV with a sleek, modern appearance and a fantastic towing capacity.
5 must-have accessories for your truck bed!
The top must-have accessories for your truck bed - protect, secure and organise your truck bed with these essential accessories. At Truckman, we are best known for the hardtops that we design right here in the UK and for our commercial range of tops that are also engineered and manufactured at our West Midlands headquarters.
7 reasons to choose the DECKED drawer storage system
DECKED is the most sought after pick-up accessory going. The drawer storage system is ideal for pick-up owners who want to keep their load bed organised and tidy, but still want quick and easy access to all their tools etc. We have outlined the 7 reasons you should opt for a DECKED system in your pick-up.
Truckman lights the way with NEW Vision X LED lighting range
Truckman expands its collection of pick-up accessories ahead of the ‘19 registration release, with a new lighting range as used by the military and NASA. Vision X LED light bars are an ideal solution for tradespeople who require additional lighting such as utility engineers, rail and motorway maintenance professionals, as well as farmers and landowners, in low light locations.
Three ways to keep your vehicle looking new
With the new '19 Reg just around the corner, customers will be looking for a way to keep their brand new vehicles looking new. We have a range of accessories available for all vehicles and have chosen our top 3 products to help limit the wear and tear of your new vehicle.
New Product Alert: Vision X Lighting Bars
Introducing the latest product to join the ever-growing range of pick-up accessories from Truckman. The Vision X lighting range are the ultimate, must-have accessory for your pick-up. The lighting bars are amongst the highest quality and are even chosen by NASA and the military, which just highlights their incredible capability and unmatched performance.
How to fit the Truckman Grand to a Nissan Navara NP300
The Truckman Grand is the bestselling premium hardtop on the market for the Nissan Navara. Renowned for its stylish design, the Truckman Grand perfectly complements the sophisticated lines and curvature of the Nissan Navara. The Grand is perfect for everyone, from families to outdoor adventurers that are looking for a secure, feature-rich hardtop with pop-out side windows and remote central locking.
Truckman are ready for the 19 reg
Truckman has been recognised as one of the UK's leading supplier of hardtops and accessories in the pick-up market. The installation of a large mezzanine floor last year brought the warehouse space to 125,000 square feet, enabling Truckman to hold even more stock in preparation for the new registration releases.
How to fit a BedRug
The BedRug is the ultimate in loadliner luxury. The hardwearing, premium liner makes getting in and out of the truck much easier on your knees! The carpet is made from recyclable polypropylene plastic, which is an ultra-tough surface. The BedRug is designed specifically for each vehicle and fits the contours, ensuring a snug fit, covering both the load bed and the tailgate.
Choosing the right tonneau cover for your vehicle
When picking a new tonneau cover for your vehicle, you need to make sure you choose the right one for you. For example, if you often carry awkward loads, the Truckman Retrax is ideal as it is lockable in any position. If you are looking for a tonneau cover with ease in mind, then the Extang Express Roll-Top is the solution for you.
- How to fit the Truckman Retrax 10/01/2019
OEM Endorsements Boost for the Truckman Racking and Conversions Service
Truckman has received two significant endorsements in its growing vehicle racking division from Volkswagen UK and Toyota GB. The West Midlands-based vehicle accessory manufacturer and distributor has received Volkswagen UK approval for the supply and installation of its range of ALUCA racking systems for the Transporter and Amarok models.
Truckman 'Pick-up' WhatVan? Aftermarket Award for DECKED Drawer System
Truckman has scooped the Aftermarket Award for its innovative truck bed storage solution, DECKED at the prestigious WhatVan? 2019 Awards.
The West Midlands-based company collected the award in front of an audience of hundreds of industry professionals at a glittering ceremony held at The Brewery in the City of London.
Truckman Receives Official Toyota Approval for Hilux Range
Three more of Truckman’s innovative pick-up accessories for the Toyota Hilux have been granted official approval.The country’s leading supplier and manufacturer of 4x4 accessories has gained approved accessory status from the automotive giant for the robust truck bed drawer system DECKED, the hardwearing Retrax Roller Tonneau and the Undercover Swing Case toolbox.
Former Platoon Commander Takes Charge of European Sales at Truckman
A former Platoon Commander in The Black Watch, Royal Regiment of Scotland, has been appointed as OEM and European Sales Manager at Truckman. The appointment comes as part of an export expansion drive by Truckman, the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of 4x4 vehicle accessories, with a particular focus on the Northern European market.
Truckman RS - The Stylish Solid Sided Hardtop
The Truckman RS is our bestselling commercial hardtop. All of our range of commercial hardtops are designed, engineered and manufactured in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, which is based in our West Midlands headquarters.
Truckman Supports BASC with Members' Discount Partnership
Truckman has entered into a new partnership with the British Association for Shooting & Conservation (BASC), to offer exclusive discounts to members. The agreement provides the 155,000 members of BASC with up to 25 percent off a wide range of high-quality pick-up accessories.
New Range of Accessories Launched for Mercedes X-Class
The beast is unleashed with the arrival of the Mercedes X-Class
V6 and Truckman have launched a new luxurious range of hardtops and accessories to match this premium pick-up.
Black Friday Savings at Truckman
Black Friday is one of the biggest sale days of the year. It first started in America and falls the day after Thanksgiving, it signals the first day of the Christmas shopping season. From Friday 23rd November - Midnight on Monday 26th November we will be holding our first ever Black Friday event!
How to Fit Wind Deflectors
Wind deflectors are a popular accessory for all vehicles. They are not only practical and but are a great way of styling your vehicle. Truckman stock wind deflectors for vans, cars and 4x4s. As suggested by the name, wind deflectors deflect rain and excess wind from entering the vehicle, whilst your window is partially open, making them an ideal accessory for dog owners!
Why choose BedRug?
BedRug offer the ultimate in loadliner luxury with the BedRug and the BedMat. Both have the luxurious appearance and feel of carpet, but are made from 100% polypropylene (similar to plastic). It helps to protect your knees when crawling in and out of your load bed, but can withstand anything you throw at it.
Truckman Shortlisted for Aftermarket Award at What Van? Awards 2019
What Van? was started in 1986 and is Britain's biggest and bestselling monthly van buyers guide. The What Van? 2019 Awards finalists have been announced and we are proud to be shortlisted for the Aftermarket Award. The awards take place on Thursday 13th December at The Brewery in London.
Commercial Hardtops - Increased Capacity and Shorter Lead Times!
As the UK's largest hardtop manufacturer, we pride ourselves on offering our customers high-quality products in the shortest possible lead times. This is why we have increased capacity and now have decreased lead times on all our commercial tops.
Jack Rabbit - Stylish and Affordable
Jack Rabbit tonneau covers are amongst our bestselling tonneau covers. Choose from either the Roller Shutter or Full-Metal Cover. Both of the tonneau covers use the exclusive heavy-duty Continuous Tension Spring (CTS).
Truckman Bedliners - Low slip, high grip!
Whether you are after an over-rail bedliner, for extra paintwork protection along the top of your load bed, or an under-rail bedliner to enable you to add a hardtop or tonneau cover, then there is a Truckman bedliner for you.
Get Organised, Get DECKED!
The DECKED drawer system is the best way to make maximum use of the truck bed and still have easy-access to the full load. No drilling is required to fit DECKED to the vehicle, which makes it a popular product amongst customers. The DECKED system uses two full-length drawers to enable full use of the storage capacity, the drawers glide effortlessly on industrial-grade wheels. Above the drawers is the top deck, which maintain the footprint and payload of the truck bed.
Front grilles are the latest addition to the Truckman Range
The latest addition to our range of accessories are the Truckman front grilles. The front grilles look smart and instantly enhance the appearance of your vehicle. The front grille is available for the Landrover Defender; Nissan Navara D40; Nissan Navara NP300; Nissan Qashqai; Toyota Hilux and VW Amarok. Depending on your vehicle we currently have the front grilles available in a black or stainless-steel finish.
World's Biggest Coffee Morning at Truckman!
Team Truckman have been busy baking delicious cakes and treats all in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support. Our coffee morning included loads of delicious homemade treats including sausage rolls, chocolate courgette cake, lemon drizzle cake, victoria sponge and chocolate Guinness cake amongst many other goodies!
The Extang Range at Truckman
Extangs collection of tonneau covers have something to suit everyone. Extang were established in 1982 and have since gone on to become the bestselling tonneau brand in America. Extang tonneau covers are ideal when you want the extra protection on the back of your pick-up, but don't want to damage your vehicle with drilling.
Team Truckman at Automechanika Frankfurt 2018!
Team Truckman have just arrived back from Automechanika Frankfurt, the world’s leading automotive trade fair. This year, the trade fair is celebrating its 25th anniversary with over 5000 exhibitors and 133,000 trade visitors from around 170 countries.
Truckman Aims to Drive Export Growth at Automechanika 2018
Truckman, the UK’s largest hardtop manufacturer, is enhancing its relationship with international markets by showcasing its new range of 4x4 hardtops and accessories at Europe’s leading automotive industry trade fair Automechanika 2018.
Truckman Launches New Retrax Roller Tonneau
Truckman has launched a new stylish yet practical, roller tonneau to enhance its expanding range of pick-up truck accessories for the UK and European markets. The Truckman Retrax cover is matt black and features very strong extruded aluminium box section laths.
Truckman Attends Burwarton Show 2018
Truckman has left a lasting impression at the Burwarton Show with not only its Isuzu hardtops, but also its award-winning cattle. The leading 4x4 hardtop and accessories manufacturer showcased a number of its products at the show on the Isuzu stand, which was hosted by the local Imperial Halesowen dealership. Including the Truckman Grand hardtop, storage solution DECKED, and the brand new Thule FreeRide 532 bike rack.
Truckman Adds Isuzu D-Max Utah to Fleet of Vehicles
The awarding winning Isuzu D-Max, the pick-up ‘that just works’ is renowned for combining work with pleasure. Therefore, we decided to add an Isuzu D-Max Utah in Splash White to our fleet of demonstration vehicles in June 2018.
Truckman enters new export market with relationship with Switzerland-based accessory dealer
Truckman, the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of hardtops for pick-up trucks, is increasing its export activity after establishing a long-standing relationship with a Swiss vehicle accessory supplier. Casco Accessories has been serving the Swiss pick-up market for five years enjoying rapid growth and recently expanded into the larger Italian market where the 4x4 vehicles are growing in popularity among both leisure and commercial users.
Truckman gears up for 68 plate release with expanded accessory stock team
Truckman, the leading UK pick-up, 4x4 and car accessory manufacturer and distributor are preparing for the September launch of the 68-registration plate by expanding the Stock Control Team to meet demand for the comprehensive range of Truckman products.
Truckman Launches Range of Wheels and Tyres for Pick-Up Trucks
Truckman, best known for supplying hardtops, has launched a new range of Wheel & Tyre Packages for the latest range of pick-up trucks to further broaden the distributor’s comprehensive range of vehicle accessories. Truckman’s Wheel & Tyre packages include a choice of Wolfrace Alloys, either Road or All-Terrain tyres, which can be supplied with TPMS, and supplied mounted and balanced with optional wide wheel arches to help enhance the style of the truck.
Truckman chairman uses pedal power to raise money for rare blood cancer charity
Truckman Executive Chairman Mike Wheeler swapped four wheels for two to complete a 105-mile bike ride in aid of cancer charity Myeloma UK. Mike, who lives in Kinver and runs the Dudley-based vehicle accessory manufacturer and distributor, completed the journey from Wolverhampton to Aberdovey on the West Coast of Wales raising over £1,500 for the charity.
Truckman & Nissan Launch New DECKED Drawer System & Grand Hardtop combination
Truckman has teamed up with Nissan to launch a new accessory package for the Navara pick-up truck. Having recently given Truckman’s innovative storage system DECKED official approved accessory status, Nissan is combining the truck bed drawer solution with the bestselling Truckman Grand hardtop to create its ‘Load Bed Storage Pack’.
Sheerwater Glass - Case Study
Truckman supplied Sheerwater Glass with drawer system DECKED, Truckman Grand hardtop, Tailgate Pro-Lift and Tailgate BedMat. The accessories were fitted at Truckman’s facility in the West Midlands to the company’s Ford Ranger Wildtrak.
Truckman is ready to meet demand from 18 plate vehicle owners
Truckman expands manufacturing team with new Operations Manager
Truckman, the leading manufacturer and supplier of 4x4 hardtops and accessories in the UK, is expanding its manufacturing team with the appointment of new Operations Manager, Phil Howard. Truckman’s West Midlands based manufacturing unit designs and manufactures hardtops for commercial markets in the UK and across Europe.