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Swiss army buys 400 Iveco’s

Swiss army buys 400 Iveco’s

The army of Switzerland renews it’s vehicle park with some 400 Iveco trucks. In the past five years, Iveco Defense Vehicles already delivered some 1200 trucks. These 400 new trucks will gradually go into service between this year and 2021. The Swiss Army has chosen for both Stralis and Trakker models, with all thinkable axle…Continue Reading

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DAF 6×6 prototype

DAF 6×6 prototype

DAF Trucks does produce Construction trucks, but not with driven front axles. Years ago DAF Trucks did produce 4×4 and 6×6 trucks for the army. The last ones were the ‘Tropco’ 6×6 tractor units. After that they stopped producing all-wheel driven trucks at DAF. Still they do test 6×6 trucks, and that is proven with this Youtube movie.…Continue Reading

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Australian army orders 2,500 MAN's

Australia’s army has ordered no less than 2,500 new trucks from MAN. The vehicles will be built at MAN’s specialised defense-company Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles in Austria. Australia pays 1,1 billion euro’s for it’s new truckfleet. Australia ordered many rigids, tipper vehicles in various shapes and sizes, vehicles to deal with swap bodies, and recovery…Continue Reading

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