Carl Jarman has always had an interest in transport since ‘helping out’ at a local family coach firm in 1973 at the age of 12. He went on to do a heavy vehicle mechanicourse for HGV/PSV, then started driving coaches and trucks. He started his own coach firm in 1986 before moving onto operating lorries. He currently operate 2 lorries on UK haulage working for two different companies. He is a regular contributor to Truck and Driver magazine and the ERF magazine (REVS) and owns a classic 141 Scania which he restored with the help of his son into the colours of Astran, the famous Middle East haulier.