Author Archives: Iep van der Meer

Tesla Semi on test

Tesla Semi on test

Tesla is testing the full electric tractor called ‘Semi’ in the USA. The combination is operating at 75.000 LBS which is about 34 ton total weight. The 6×4 tractor unit seems very small on these photo’s and it has a look that will not atract truck drivers if you ask us. The cab is even…Continue Reading

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Scania 540 Hp sixpot

Scania 540 Hp sixpot

Scania is working on a new version of the 13 liter engine with an output of 540 Hp. Our sources say the new top model of the six cilinder range is going to deliver no less than 2700 Nm of torque. That means the new sixpot gives you 20 Horses extra at exactly the same…Continue Reading

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New MAN trucks spotted

New MAN trucks spotted

And again we got some new spie photo’s of the next generation of MAN. It is still not shure when the news is being launched but we espect to see more of it before the end of the year. The changes seem to be just a facelift and the photo’s show some new details. For…Continue Reading

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How new is the S-Way?

How new is the S-Way?

Iveco just launched the S-Way but how new is that design? The design is more than ten years old and the illustration you see here dates from 2010. And yes, this is exact the design that is just launched in 2019! Back in those days the crisis struck Europe and the Iveco management decided to…Continue Reading

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Volvo Trucks alliance with Samsung SDI

Volvo Trucks alliance with Samsung SDI

Our sources say that Volvo Trucks has an alliance with the South-Korean company Samsung SDI for developing battery’s for electric trucks. Volvo has plans to commercialise the FE and FL series electric driven trucks and that makes that there is a need for large and high quality battery’s. It seems that the developement is being…Continue Reading

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Iveco S-Way

Iveco S-Way

Iveco has launched the new S-Way models in Madrid. The new Iveco comes in a wide variety of models, including a flat floor version and a special, Magirus edition. The body in white is still the same at Iveco but most of the truck is new. Here you find the first photo’s of the new…Continue Reading

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Iveco almost ready!

Iveco almost ready!

In just a few more weeks the international press will see the new Iveco models. After a long time of scoop photo’s on iepieleaks the new design wil be shown during the launch. Today we got this picture of the truck with most of the camouflage taken off. This gives a very good first impression…Continue Reading

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Again the new Volvo FM

Again the new Volvo FM

And there we have the Volvo FM again! This time a Globetrotter 6×2 tractor with a complete spoiler kit. This one already shows some colour, but the camouflage on the front still hides the details. What it does show is the new dashboard that gives more space for the knees than the one in the…Continue Reading

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New Iveco: First video!

New Iveco: First video!

At Iveco they are working hard on the next generation of the heavy range that we know as the Stralis. As we showed earlyer the cab is an evaluation of the Stralis cab, but with new roofs, floors, doors and a complete new front with front bumper. Proof for that can be found on www.iepieleaks.nl…Continue Reading

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New FM: Waiting for 2020?

New FM: Waiting for 2020?

And again our spotters found a fieldtest truck of the next generation of the Volvo FM. The new Volvo FM is going to share most components of the cab with the FH series, that is clear when we study these photo’s. Also the Volvo FMX and the FH series are going to be replaced with…Continue Reading

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