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Nikola Tre also destined for US

Nikola Tre also destined for US

US truckmanufacturer Nikola intends to sell the Iveco S-Way based Nikola Tre in the US. At present, production of this electric is being prepared in the former Magirus-premises of Iveco in the German town of Ulm. Nikola CEO Trevor Milton wrote on Twitter that he intends to bring the cabover engine truck ‘back’ to the…Continue Reading

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Tesla Semi on test

Tesla Semi on test

Tesla is testing the full electric tractor called ‘Semi’ in the USA. The combination is operating at 75.000 LBS which is about 34 ton total weight. The 6×4 tractor unit seems very small on these photo’s and it has a look that will not atract truck drivers if you ask us. The cab is even…Continue Reading

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New Freightliner Cascadia

New Freightliner Cascadia

Freightliner introduced the new Cascadia Class 8 truck in the USA. With engines from 350- up to 600 Hp, more efficient aerodynamics and new safety systems on board the new Freightliner is the new standard. Also new is the connectivity system by Detroit Connect. Now Detroit is a name that Freightliner gives to just about…Continue Reading

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New Ford F150: Downsizing

Ford just introduced the new F150 pickup truck on the Detroit Motor Show. The F150 is an important truck for Ford. Over the last 32 years this model is the most popular car in the USA. In record breaking years Ford produced up to one million of them in a year, and that makes the…Continue Reading

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Unique stuff from the USA

The ‘Trucking for Kids’ truckshow in Los Angeles is a one-of a kind truckshow. J.J. Verweij from The Netherlands went to the USA with his Scania with camper trailer, and he visited this truckshow. One of the unique vehicles he spotted was this 1949 GMC with car transporter. The trailer is loaded with Nash passenger…Continue Reading

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New Ford F750

The photographers of KGP caught this Ford F750 in the surroundings of the Ford research and development department in Dearborn. This crew-cab version has the old cab but the new radiator grille that is higher than the bonnet! The box is from the Super Duty models, and that could be a sign that the new…Continue Reading

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Carbon, Policecar for the USA

Now this is the Carbon, the latest toy for the American Police. Carbon Motors produces armed policecars like this Carbon TX7, a command vehicle/prisoner and transport carrier and patrol car. It looks like something from a science fiction movie but it could work. I just wonder what the price is, this could be expensive toys!…Continue Reading

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