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Torsus Terrastorm, MAN powered 4×4 vehicle from Chech Republic

Torsus Terrastorm, MAN powered 4×4 vehicle from Chech Republic

The Torsus Terrastorm is a 4×4 that will be on the market from Q3 this year. The vehicle is based on the MAN TGE chassis and is able to transport up to 21 passengers or medium weight cargo over bad roads. The 4×4 TORSUS TERRASTORM, based on a MAN TGE or identical Volkswagen Crafter 4Motion…Continue Reading

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VW TGX for Brazil

VW TGX for Brazil

While we are waiting for the official launch of the new MAN models in Europe we found this interesting post from Brazil. There the MAN TGX was spotted with a different design of the front and it looks like the new heavy Volkswagen truck. The Brazilian website Autos Segredos writes that is it going to…Continue Reading

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MAN nr 1 in Germany

MAN nr 1 in Germany

For the first time in history MAN has beaten Mercedes-Benz on the German market for heavy trucks. In Q1 MAN registrated 7.443 new heavy trucks above six tonnes. That is a plus of 1.645 compared to Q1 in 2018 and that makes a market share for MAN of 32.1%. On the photo you see the…Continue Reading

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Remarks on new MAN

Remarks on new MAN

One of our enthousiast followers is Günter Obst from Germany. He made this photoshop illustration and explains what he thinks is going to happen with the next MAN truck: The structure of the cabin and also the roof of this XXL-version will basically stay as it is. This is illustrated by the position of the…Continue Reading

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MAN for 2019?

MAN for 2019?

And again we got photo’s from our friends out there of the new MAN. This time not only the outside, but also the first glimpse of the interior. We see an electronic handbrake and that makes it possible to get rid of the console on the floor. There is now space for two drawers with…Continue Reading

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New MAN trucks on their way!

New MAN trucks on their way!

MAN is working on a new generation of heavy trucks. We showed some early prototypes before on Iepieleaks, and here are two fresh shots. These were taken on the Autobahn near Munich this morning. The cab seems to be basically the same but the high roof is completely new. Also the doors have a different…Continue Reading

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MAN autonomous safety vehicle for road construction work

MAN autonomous safety vehicle for road construction work

MAN has done tests with an autonomous driving safety vehicle that secures roadworks. The MAN TGM follows another truck, while warning oncomming traffic for the roadworks. This only works when driving at low speed. This can save lives, because a lot of accidents happen with traffic colliding with these vehicles. The MAN TGM can also…Continue Reading

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MAN: New engines for TGX and TGS

MAN: New engines for TGX and TGS

MAN is presenting the new D15 engine platform later this year. The nine liter 400 Hp engine is replacing the current D20. The new D15 is smaller, lighter and has less swept volume. That seems like another step towards less CO2 emissions. The D15 engine is already on the market in MAN busses and coaches.…Continue Reading

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