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Scania: 10 ton front axles for XT models

Scania: 10 ton front axles for XT models

During the event Scania Winter the Swedish truckbrand anounched 10 ton front axles for the XT range. This heavy duty front axle is only available with parabolic steel suspension. The biggest air suspended front axle has a capacity of nine tonnes. Other product news is for mining aplications. Scania now offeres trucks with a payload of…Continue Reading

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NextGen Scania’s nearly ready for Down Under

NextGen Scania’s nearly ready for Down Under

Scania is preparing the introduction of it’s NextGen trucks for the Australian market. As we all know, due to weather circumstances, Australia is the most demanding continent on the planet when it comes to operating trucks. The Swedes are testing a B-Double rig featuring a non EGR V8 engine. This should not be a problem,…Continue Reading

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Scania G410 CNG spotted

Scania G410 CNG spotted

A German fan of iepieleaks sent us this photo of a Scania G410 with CNG tanks. The licence plate holders say the truck is a G340 CNG but the type badge is clear about that, this is a G410. Scania officialy launched the new generation of gas trucks but the focus was mainly on LNG.…Continue Reading

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Scania S580T for Danmark

Scania S580T for Danmark

Vlastuin Truckopbouw from Renswoude, the Netherlands has finished the second bonneted Nextgen Scania. The first one was revealed earlyer this year and that generated a lot of interest from all over Europe. The second built truck was ordered by Poulsenbiler.com from Danmark. The white truck is a S580T model. More information on our international website,…Continue Reading

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Scania develops camerasystem to replace mirrors

Scania develops camerasystem to replace mirrors

Digital rear-view mirrors on trucks can replace conventional mirrors, reduce blind spots and improve visibility, according to a recently completed research project by Scania. Rear-view mirrors have not evolved a great deal since they became necessary in the 1960s as a result of the increasing number of highways worldwide, Scania says. Now things could be…Continue Reading

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Scania production Zwolle switches to nextgen

Scania production Zwolle switches to nextgen

Today the first next generation Scania truck was produced in the Zwolle factory in The Netherlands. The production fascilities of Scania in Södertalje (Sweden) and Angers (France) were already swiched to the new product line but Zwolle is still building the previous R- G- and P- series. Production of those models will continue for a…Continue Reading

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French nextgen bonneted Scania

French nextgen bonneted Scania

After the Dutch bonneted ‘nextgen’ Scania of Vlastuin now the French bodybuilder Brevet is presenting another bonneted ‘Nextgen’ Scania. A Scania S580 Highline was converted into a bonneted truck by mounting the cab backwards and adding a bonnet from a 4- series Scania. Now that sounds simple but it is not. The bonnet had to…Continue Reading

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Spectacular new Scania for Beau

Spectacular new Scania for Beau

Well known French transport company Beau ordered this new NextGen Scania and had it modified in The Netherlands. It is an S500 with Assassins Creed as it’s theme. This is a popular computergame which plays in ancient Egypt. Many of us know that with Beau, trucks are very special en personalised in a specific style.…Continue Reading

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Scania Nextgen LNG on test

Scania Nextgen LNG on test

Scania is testing the new generation trucks on LNG. This test truck was caught at a LNG gas station somewhere in Sweden. Question is if Scania is comming with higher output engines for LNG and automated transmissions. Iveco now has LNG trucks up to 400 Hp, and Volvo will come soon with dual-fuel LNG trucks…Continue Reading

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