In the latest episode of ‘Building the Grenadier’ the suspension system of the new 4x4 is described in detail. With a clear focus on strength, rugged durability and the real working people using 4x4 vehicles, they travel to meet Billy Milne, Estate Manager on the Dunbeath Estate in Caithness, Scotland. With tough, punishing and challenging terrain all year round, Billy knows exactly what he wants: a product that is ‘fit-for purpose…well set-up… and that does the job’. With Billy’s exacting standards, it’s pleasing to see his choice of trailer. You’ve guessed it: rugged, solid, durable – IW..
Over the next year, Mark Evans, an Engineering Journalist will be tracking the progress of the exciting new 4x4 vehicle being built by INEOS Automotive: the Grenadier. Since January 2020, INEOS Automotive have been sharing their vision of a stripped-back, hard-working 4x4, describing their journey component by component and episode by episode on Youtube. In each episode, a new engineering or design aspect of the vehicle is described and put to the test. Building the Grenadier – Episode 1 – Frame and Axles ..
New Ifor Williams TT2012 Tipping Trailer Single Axle Features: Propstands are fitted as standard to provide additional stability when required. Manually operated pump which comes with a new 5L rust proof tank providing a long, reliable life Rope hooks as standard which provides extra security when used with a tarpaulin or rope. Skip back to make tipping easy and the tailboard provides a closed back to make sure rubble and other loose materials are retained during transit and not spilled onto the road Single axle with rugged 185/70R13 wheel & tyres Spare wheel as standard B..
HBX511 & HBX506 AVAILABLE TO VIEW NOW! As part of their 60th anniversary celebrations Ifor Williams officially opened their new £5 million factory at Sandycroft, Flintshire. They surprised everyone by unveiling 2 exciting new horse trailer ranges, the HBX and the HBE ranges.The new aluminium body of the flagship HBX trailer makes it stronger, very lightweight and so a lot easier to tow. It has lots of new features including the latest innovation, the ability to add an awning for either day use or overnight night sleeping. The HBX trailer range can carry 2 horses up to 17.2hh and..
Last year the Royal Lancs Show returned to Salesbury Hall and was a massive success, crowds were in excess of 15,000 Back for 2018 the show will be held on 20th, 21st & 22ndJuly 2018 Come and see us on our stand and have a drink with us. We will have a massive range of Ifor Williams trailers on display along with Equi-Trek horseboxes and Moto-trek motorhomes There will be a return of top level show jumping in the main rings with two classes each day culminating in the Grand Prix on Sunday plus 2018 will feature a Ladies Marquee And a Ladies Day on Friday 20th July Ke..
Come and celebrate with John and Graham for their joint 50th birthdays at Barlow Trailers on Saturday 16th September All customers are welcome to join us, no presents please, just your presence is enough ..
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SHADOW OF THE LEICESTER WALL An expedition by David Murray Along the line of Leicester’s Roman Wall with Fell pack ponies 17th – 24th June 2017 Sponsored by BARLOW TRAILERS On the above dates, Leicestershire-based conservationist David Murray embarked upon an expedition along the Line of Leicester’s Roman Wall, walking on 5 consecutive days in Leicester’s heart with two specially trained Fell pack ponies, Lucy and Elsa. Lucy, the older pony, lives within a small herd at Lutterworth, Leicestershire. Elsa, who is only three years old, is wild and from nea..
The Transporta enclosed car transporter trailer is an excellent trailer for transporting or storing high value vehicles and perfect for protecting vehicles from the weather, ideal for motor sport enthusiasts, classic car owners and small racing teams. It can also be used as a covered trailer for many other uses. We have just added one to our hire fleet and it has proved extremely popular already. For further information about hire please see our Transporta enclosed trailer hire page If you wish a quote to purchase one please call our sales department on 01772 600395. All models hav..
Graeme Barlow, one of the Directors of Barlow Trailers Ltd, will be acting as part of the support team for The Not Forgotten Association’s group of injured serving and ex-service men and women, many of whom will have recently sustained their injuries. The group will include single and double amputees, others who have sustained brain, sight and other injuries, as well as those suffering from PTSD and other mental health problems. This memorable 5 day challenge with 3 days trekking and overnight camping under the stars goes deep into Iceland where volcanoes and mountains tower overhead, glaci..
TECHNICAL BULLETIN FROM KNOTT-AVONRIDE Replacement Brake Shoes It has come to our attention that "copy" brake shoes are being offered as replacements for Knott original brake shoes. Furthermore, false statements; for example; “made in the same factory as the Knott shoe” are used to promote the sale of these parts. We therefore wish to make you aware of the potential problems and possible pitfalls associated with using these parts. The packaging might state that these shoes are approved in accordance with R90 (Regulation 90). Primarily “Regulation 90” is a lining, packagi..
Please visit our new website www.mototrekleyland.co.uk where you will find more information. We are proud to announce that we have been appointed the dealership for the new up and coming Moto-Trek motorhomes. These are van conversions built on Peugeot & Fiat chassis's,made and built in the UK to a very high standard by experienced individuals. Following their success in the Equestrian market, Equi-Trek as we know them, the largest producer of luxury horseboxes and trailers in the UK, have used their years of experience of build and design to help them produce a Moto-Trek range of exclusive..
Barlow Trailers are so proud to have won 'The Most Attractive Stand in Class C (151 sq metres and over)' for 2015. Our stand comprised of a selection of Ifor Williams trailers, Equi-Trek horseboxes and Logic ATV Equipment. a big thank you goes out to all those who helped transport the trailers and horseboxes to and from the show and a big thank you goes to Dave who designed the stand and co-ordinated the whole process. The Royal Lancs agricultural show for 2015 was located on a site off Salesbury Hall Road on the outskirts of Ribchester and was hailed a giant success after thousands of..
Well the Barlows Bash for 2015 was held at Mawdesley Village Hall instead of the outside marque at Graeme's house, although there was not as many people present due to the limitations of the hall it was still a fantastic night and was enjoyed by all. It's looking like in excess of £8000 was raised. A great thank you goes out to all those who helped the night to go ahead, sponsors who donated prizes and guests who dug deep into their pockets. ..
Our first trade show for Equi-Trek at the The Equi-Trek Aintree National Show was a fantastic success, the weather was kind and there was a lot of interest in the horseboxes on display. A big thank you goes out to all those who helped to make the trade stand so successful. Lets hope the next one is as succesful ..