"The service I receive from Matt and his team and the quality of the trucks has always been good but with every truck I have purchased it just gets better and better!"
GJB Haulage was founded by Graham Burgess in 2006 after being an owner driver for 22 years. Their services include haulage for exhibitions and events, machinery and plant movement, construction and traction only. Having been a customer of Secondhand Trucks since 2007, when it came to needing a new truck they gave Matt a call.
"I first heard of Secondhand Trucks after seeing an advert in Commercial Motor," explains MD, Graham Burgess. "It has now been 11 years since my first purchase and this would be the eighth truck I bought from them."
"After discussing with Matt what I wanted I decided to go for a DAF. I wanted custom livery on the truck which Matt even arranged to have fitted for us to the exact specification that we required and as always I was extremely impressed with how good the truck looked. The service I receive from Matt and his team and the quality of the trucks has always been good but with every truck I have purchased it just gets better and better!"
"I have, and will, continue to recommend Secondhand Trucks to anyone in this business and I will definitely be back to buy from them again in the future."
"I have been blown away by the quality of every truck we have purchased from Secondhand Trucks as they honestly look brand new!"
Stuart Lyons Haulage Ltd
Stuart Lyons Haulage was founded in the early 70's and have many years of experience in the haulage profession, providing temperature controlled logistics to clients throughout the UK. Having already purchased three DAF's from Secondhand Trucks in July they decided to buy three more in September.
"From the start I was very impressed with the service I received from Secondhand Trucks," explains Keith Lyons. "I wanted to add three more trucks to my fleet so I gave Matt a call and ended up purchasing another three DAF's."
"The whole experience of buying from Secondhand Trucks is very easy. Nothing is a problem for Matt and his team and the communication between them is excellent. I have been blown away by the quality of every truck we have purchased from Secondhand Trucks as they honestly look brand new!"
"I have and will continue to recommend Secondhand Trucks to anyone and I will almost certainly be back for more trucks from them in the future."
"I can hand on heart say this is the best level of service we have received"
Expert Distribution UK Ltd
Expert Distribution UK Ltd was founded in 2015 and operate a fleet of flat and curtain side trailers. When looking for an additional 3 units to replace some older units and add an additional unit to the fleet they contacted Secondhand Trucks.
"We were in the market for 3 Euro 6 Volvo FH trucks," explains David Osborne. "We had a particular specification in mind - 4.1 metre wheelbase and Globetrotter cab to allow us to fit in a wind kit and a few extras for the drivers, such as leather seats and microwaves."
"We came across Secondhand Trucks and put an enquiry that was answered promptly by Matt. We discussed what we wanted from the trucks and a specific colour scheme that we required which was no issue for Matt and his team."
"Having dealt with Volvo main agents direct, and also buying from auction in the past, I can hand on heart say this is the best level of service we have received. The trucks were competitively priced, everything was as requested and the trucks were pristine upon delivery. We really couldn't ask any more of the team at Secondhand Trucks and will be back again in the future for more!"
"I will definitely be back for more of the same when it comes to buying my next truck!"
Owen Evans Transport Ltd
Owen Evans Transport was founded in 1972 and operate a fleet of mainly bulk and refrigerated trailers. Having already purchased six Volvo's from Secondhand Trucks when it came to needing two more they knew just who to call.
"Dealing with Secondhand Trucks is so easy," explains Richard Thomas, Transport Manager. "I wanted two new Volvo's to add to my fleet so I gave Matt a call."
"As with my previous purchases everything was discussed over the phone and Matt arranged delivery for me. I am more than happy with my trucks and so is my driver and any problems I have had have always been dealt with promptly."
"The service I received from Matt and his team was exceptional! I will definitely be back for more of the same when it comes to buying my next truck!"
"I will definitely be purchasing more trucks from Secondhand Trucks in the future!"
T M Couriers Ltd
T M Couriers was founded by Thomas Hall in 2015. They currently have a fleet of just over 140 vehicles across 14 sites in Southern England and have now purchased the first of five tractor units, as well as a 7.5 tonne recovery truck.
"This was my first purchase from Secondhand Trucks," explains Tom. "I got in touch with Matt and discussed my requirements with him. After agreeing on a fair price I decided to go for a Euro 5 DAF."
"I am very pleased with the truck, and the service I received from Secondhand Trucks made the whole experience enjoyable. There is very clear dialogue between Matt and his team which makes the whole process very easy."
"I will definitely be purchasing more trucks from Secondhand Trucks in the future!"
“I would recommend Secondhand Trucks to anyone looking to venture into this business – they made it easy for me and I am still looking to buy many more trucks from them!”
Wilsford Transport Ltd
Wilsford Transport provide a wide range of transportation and logistics solutions to their customers throughout the UK and Europe. They operate a mixed fleet to enable fast delivery as well as offering warehousing ensuring they fulfil their customers promise.
"My whole life I have wanted to own a fleet of trucks," explains MD, Elias Chiguvi. "When I called Matt he told me about the Buy With Work scheme they offer which really appealed to me. My main contract is now with Maritime Transport and I am looking forward to acquiring more trucks through their Buy With Work scheme."
"I first purchased two trucks in January and again several months later, the whole process was faultless. I spoke to Matt and as always was able to negotiate and agree on a fair price. I was once again extremely impressed with the quality of the trucks and the outstanding service I received from Matt and his team."
"I would recommend Secondhand Trucks to anyone looking to venture into this business - they made it easy for me and I am still looking to buy many more trucks from them!"
"I honestly can't say enough about the service from Matt and his team at Secondhand Trucks and will not hesitate in purchasing another truck from them again in the future"
Woodcock Transport is a successful family firm that has been running for over 35 years. The company is owned by Dave Woodcock and was founded by his grandfather in 1937. It is now run with his two sons who work hard to deliver exceptional customer service by looking after their clients every need.
"This was my seventh purchase from Secondhand Trucks", explains Dave. "Given the service I had received from them previously I did not hesitate in giving Matt a call."
"Our fleet currently consists of Scania and Volvo trucks and we were looking for a top quality truck to add to our operation. We discussed our requirements with Matt and once again, were very impressed with how easy the whole process was. Both myself and my driver were amazed with how good the truck looked."
"I honestly can't say enough about the service from Matt and his team at Secondhand Trucks and will not hesitate in purchasing another truck from them again in the future."
"The whole experience of dealing with Secondhand Trucks was smooth and hassle free. I wouldn't hesitate in using them again in the future"
H G Gladwell and Sons Ltd
H G Gladwell and Sons Ltd was established by Herbert George Gladwell in 1912. They currently have a fleet of fourteen trucks as well as two Transit vans for the harder to reach deliveries.
"Having never used Secondhand Trucks before I called them to discuss purchasing a DAF truck", explains Michael Smith. "Having agreed on a price, we placed an order"
"Dealing with Secondhand Trucks was very easy. We wanted some extras including light bars and a private number plate, which were both dealt with extremely efficiently and did not delay the delivery. When the truck arrived myself and most importantly the driver was very happy with the condition of the truck - It looked like new!"
"The whole experience of dealing with Secondhand Trucks was smooth and hassle free. I wouldn't hesitate in using them in the future."
"All I can say to anyone needing a quality truck is that Paul and Matt are the lads to sort it"
CAAP Solutions Ltd
CAAP Solutions Ltd was founded by Paul Andrews three years ago where they began doing plant hire and road haulage consultancy work. As the business grew they evolved into plant and agricultural hire which led to their first truck purchase. They now have two trucks and do a mixture of container, fridge, and low loader work and expect to double their fleet over the next six months.
"I had never dealt with Maritime before and after the whole experience I regret not buying my first truck from them" explains Paul. "We purchased a Scania R450 Topline and I have to say that Matt and Paul were absolutely spot on."
"The service from start to finish was flawless! We asked for full customisation of the truck and upon collection of the truck I was absolutely blown away by how good it looked, especially the pearlescent paint job and metallic chassis! The truck looked brand new and had been looked after at no cost spared."
"All I can say to anyone needing a quality truck is that Paul and Matt are the lads to sort it. I now have one very happy driver and I will definitely be back for another in the New Year!"
"When I come to buy my next truck I will definitely be choosing Secondhand Trucks!"
MK Shipley Freight Services
MK Shipley Freight Services was founded by Martin Shipley 15 years ago. After starting his driving career at 25 years old and 20 years as an employed driver doing European work he became an owner driver. Ten years ago he bought his second truck and he now decided it was time to buy his third.
"I already have a truck working for Maritime which has been on their books for three years now" explains Martin.
"I spoke to Matt who didn't have the truck I required for sale at the time but he said he would call me back as he did have trucks to my working spec. Ten minutes later Matt called back and had found me just what I wanted and at a fair price! I bought the truck unseen as I was aware of Matt's exemplary reputation."
"Matt and his team did a great job and I was very pleased with the paint job and the interior of the truck which looked brand new. I wanted a top spec truck at a fair price and that is exactly what I got. The whole process was very easy, stress free and all ran to time. When I come to buy my next truck I will definitely be choosing Secondhand Trucks!"