Planned gigaliner tests in Germany 'unlawful'

A German pro-rail body is trying to block nationwide tests of so-called gigaliner lorries planned by the federal government for early 2011, saying that the tests are unlawful. These vehicles can be up to 25 metres* in length and weigh up to 60 tonnes.

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