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MAZ Euro-6 truck with Mercedes-Benz engine

MAZ Euro-6 truck with Mercedes-Benz engine

The MAZ 5440M9 4×2 tractor is a modern looking truck that comes as Euro-6. The truck has a modern cab that seems to be a unique design of the Minsk Automobile Plant. The engine is the OM471 R6 Euro-6 engine of Mercedes-Benz. The gearbox, the G230-12 is also from Mercedes. The engine delivers 475 Hp.…Continue Reading

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New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter coming up soon

New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter coming up soon

Mercedes-Benz is giving a sneak preview of the next Sprinter that will arrive next spring. Connectivity, electrification and even more specific configurations are keywords for the next generation of the most succesfull delivery van in Europe. The full electric eSprinter is anounched for 2019, after the introduction of the eVito next year. The third generation…Continue Reading

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New cab for Kamaz long distance trucks

New cab for Kamaz long distance trucks

Kamaz has introduced a complete new cab for the long distance trucks. As we can see on these photo’s the new Kamaz cab is the Actros cab of Mercedes. That is no suprise, because Daimler is one of the main shareholders of the Russian truckbrand Kamaz. The suprise is that the Russians now present this…Continue Reading

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Mercedes X-class uncovered!

Mercedes X-class uncovered!

When everyone always has a camera at hand, this can happen. On the web we find this picture of an uncovered X-Class Mercedes pick-up, a few months before introduction. The X-Class is clearly an offspring of the Nissan Navarra, as ties between Mercedes and Renault seem to become ever tighter. Both companies share a lot…Continue Reading

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Official: Mercedes-Nissan pickup

Official: Mercedes-Nissan pickup

After our speculations about the announced Mercedes-Benz pickup truck we received a press release confirming our thoughts. Yes, the new Mercedes-Benz pickup truck is going to be a joint cooperation with Nissan on the base of the NP-300. And yes, that is what we know as the Nissan Navara. It is not the first time…Continue Reading

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Kamaz K5340 10×10

Kamaz K5340 10×10

Kamaz demonstrated their latest heavy crane chassis K5340 (730) 10×10. This truck has a completely new developed cab that is not made by Mercedes-Benz like other new Kamaz cabs. This special cab was developed in South Korea for Kamaz. Source: www.trucksplanet.comContinue Reading

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Autonomous truck from Mercedes

Autonomous truck from Mercedes

Unexpectedly, Mercedes revealed the world’s first autonomous truck last week. The project Future Truck 2025 was established to prove that is technically possible to let trucks find their own way through traffic, without a driver needed. That is, that the driver is no longer the responsible guy for the truck. According to Daimler, the driver…Continue Reading

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Andreas Renschler hunts for top job

At Mercedes topmanager Andreas Renschler has suddenly left the company after having worked there all of his professional life. Renschler used to be the CEO of the truck devision of Mercedes-Benz. During that time Daimler bought a share in Kamaz. There was the launch of Bharat Benz in India and he got a better hold…Continue Reading

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