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New Ural with Iveco cab

New Ural with Iveco cab

On the Comtrans motor show in Moskow the new Ural CP.328P truck is launched. This 6×4 truck has the YaMZ diesel engine with 328 Hp, has a payload of 16,5 ton and a very well known cab. Behind the rather modern looking front there is the old Iveco cab from the seventees. Still going strong…Continue Reading

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MAN working on non-EGR diesel engine

MAN working on non-EGR diesel engine

And again we got some nice photo’s of MAN test trucks in the Northern parts of Europe, this time caught by the Russian Iepieleaks friend  Евгений Семёнов. The photo’s do not show much news but there is a strong rumour going on that MAN is testing non-EGR engines in the cold. After Iveco and Volkswagen Truck…Continue Reading

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Side-tipping B-Double from Tonar

Side-tipping B-Double from Tonar

The Russian trailer manufactorer Tonar produces all sorts of trailers. Everything from isolated refridgirated trailers, flatbeds, curtain sliders and even tipper trailers. This special B-Double combination with side tippers is one of the special trailers that Tonar is producing. Check the website for more suprising trailers from Tonar.Continue Reading

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New Kamaz production starts

The production of the new Kamaz 5490 long haul truck will start in this month. This truck is the first Kamaz with Mercedes Benz parts and cab. The old Axor cab has a new designed front grille. Daimler now owns 15% of the Russian truck manufacturer. The Mercedes-Benz OM 457LA six-cylinder engine with 12 liter…Continue Reading

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With love, from Russia: MZKT

My dear collegue Владимир Чехута (I could only get his first name, Vladimir) sent me info and photo’s of a new MZKT. I didn’t even know there were old models of this brand! It is a heavy 8×8 tractor unit with a 600 Hp Russian Euro-4 engine. It has a 6 speed MZKT automatic transmission.…Continue Reading

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DAF, big in Russia

DAF Trucks has increased its European market share last year to 15,1% but aims for 20% in the near future. For 2014 the plan is 16,5% and twenty percent is the goal in a few years. DAF is very succesvol in Russia where the marketshare went from 6 to 13% last year. Overall the Dutch…Continue Reading

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