artic

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artic

(ɑːˈtɪk)
n
(Automotive Engineering) informal short for articulated vehicle
Translations

artic

n (Brit inf) → (Sattel)schlepper m
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via email IT'S clear from Kevin Ritchie's rant about artics that he hasn't watched Ice Road Truckers.
The country would grind to a halt if we banned artics from the roads.
The number of foreign trucks in the country, with cheap diesel, is rising and now stands, the RHA calculates, at around 15,000 artics.
Britain's diesel tax is more than twice that of the rest of the EU and for a typical artic doing 100,000 miles a year, that means an extra GBP15,000 in fuel duty.
GREEN MSP Mark Ballard who brought the Edinburgh lorry protest to a halt by stepping in front of the artics armed only with a placard.
The Snapshots report gives an instant overview of the UK truck market and covers rigid, Two-axle artics and three axle artics trucks.
Police chiefs insist the pounds 42,000 recycling urban artics can only be driven with an HGV licence.
Coverage includes agricultural products, Artics over 33 tonnes, beverages, building materials, chemicals, coal, coke, consignments, crude materials, crude minerals, fertiliser, food, goods lifted, iron & steel products, light vehicles (under 3.