New Scania: First pictures!

New Scania: First pictures!

Here’s the first picture of the new Scania, watch our website, for more info later this day. Obviously the grille’s much bigger, which suggests that the new models feature EGR. The front is also more sharply streamlined. The top lights remind us from the DAF XF like many of you say. The dash occupies less…Continue Reading

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Rollover side curtain for new Scania generation

Rollover side curtain for new Scania generation

Scania’s new truck generation can be equipped with rollover side curtain airbags integrated into the headliner moulding above the doors. Scania says this is a unique solution which has never previously been offered in trucks. Scania’s rollover side curtain airbags provide significantly-enhanced protection for those travelling in the vehicle in the event of a rollover, one…Continue Reading

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Volvo stunts with racetruck ‘Iron Knight’

Volvo stunts with racetruck ‘Iron Knight’

When your main competitor comes up with a new truckseries, you have to mak sure that you still get some attention. Here’s why Volvo comes with this. According tot Volvo The Iron Knight is the result of ‘unique’ cooperation between technicians, engineers and designers at Volvo Trucks. With the exception of the engine and its…Continue Reading

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Peterbilt model 567 Heritage: Tribute to Peterbilt’s roots

Peterbilt model 567 Heritage: Tribute to Peterbilt’s roots

Peterbilt Motors Company recently announced. “Peterbilt’s Model 567 Heritage. A model that is a tribute to the original Peterbilt trucks with the narrow cab and the big exhaust stacks behind the doors. This classic look is like a retro truck that should apeal owner-operators in the USA. The Model 567 Heritage is configured with a…Continue Reading

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Viking! the next showstopper from Holland

Viking! the next showstopper from Holland

After Berthons Hotrod this Swedisch company now presents Viking! A stunning Scania truck with a longer cab and spectacular interior- and special paint works. Just like the Hotrod this truck was built in Holland by Steve’s Place, Van Winkoop, MW Design and Special Interior. The truck is going to be one of the highlights of…Continue Reading

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New Scania on Elmia truckshow!

New Scania on Elmia truckshow!

Next week is the official launch of the new Scania in Paris. Now that is on the 23th of August but one day later the truck is presented in Sweden at the Elmia Truckshow. This photo was borrowed from www.trailer.se, the website with more information about the truck show in Jönköping next week. Click here…Continue Reading

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Scania is teasing with the news

Scania is teasing with the news

With the official launch coming up in only nine days from now Scania is teasing with the new generation. This photo I found on Facebook, and it shows the complete new layout of the front. The other photo is the scale model again and that one shows two interesting things. Yes! There will be a…Continue Reading

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MAN unveils the TGE

MAN unveils the TGE

With the MAN TGE, MAN enters the world of transporter vehicles for the first time since the seventies. What started at 7.5 tonnes in the past now has a total permitted weight of 3.0 tonnes. With the TGE, MAN puts a lightweight commercial vehicle on wheels that convinces users who have worked with its big…Continue Reading

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Scania Oz develops 10×8 R730 Quad Road Train

Scania Oz develops 10×8 R730 Quad Road Train

Scania  Australia has just built its biggest ever truck, an R 730 V8 8×8 converted to 10×8 specification by adding a tag axle. Qube Bulk, Australia’s leading mine to market logistics provider, will utilise the truck in its Quad Road Train fleet in Pilbara, Australia. These are the largest on-road vehicles in the country and…Continue Reading

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