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Daimler invests heavily in Brazil

On the occasion of the 19th international transport exhibition “Fenatran”, which was held in São Paulo, Brazil, Daimler Trucks is announcing a new millions-heavy investment package for the commercial vehicle plants of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil. This happens right after the first Brazilian assembled DAF truck left the brand new Paccar assembly plant in Ponta Grossa. Daimler plans to…Continue Reading

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Paccar, Turnover and proffit down

The Paccar Group, owner of the brands Peterbilt, Kenworth and DAF has published the results of the seccond quarter of this year. The turnover in Q2 was 4,3 billion Dollar, last year that was 4,46 billion. The proffit went down with 5 million dollar to 292 million. In Europe DAF has a marketshare of 15,8…Continue Reading

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New start for Tatra

As we learn now the Chech truckbrand Tatra was in trouble, but already made a new start. The third oldest car manufactorer in the world is presenting news at the Bauma exhibition in Munich after the company was sold at a judicial auction on march 15. the new owner is Marek Gelvas, unique shareholder of…Continue Reading

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Kenworth T680

The new Kenworth T680 is named to be the best Commercial Truck of the Year 2013 in the USA. The new Class 8 truck is presented on the Mid-American Truckshow in Louisville, Kentucky on this moment. The new aerodynamic shaped truck comes with the Paccar MX-13 engine.      Continue Reading

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Kenworth ATe?

Today Paccar launched the Kenworth T680 Advantage Package, designed to maximize fuel economy through total vehicle design. The Kenworth T680 Advantage truck, which effectively integrates aerodynamics, powertrain and electronic efficiencies combined into a complete tractor/trailer package to maximize fuel economy. The Kenworth T680 Advantage was unveiled Wednesday, March 20, at the annual Mid-America Trucking Show…Continue Reading

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Paccar MX 11 Engine

DAF Trucks presents the new MX-11 engine, a complete new smart 10.8 litres straight six whith VGT and DOHC. The engine is maily for the new CF series that will be introduced in Birmingham. The engine comes in 290, 330, and 370 Hp versions for distribution purposes. For heavy transports there are the 400 and…Continue Reading

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