Volkswagen has taken another step to integrate its MAN and Scania truck brands, creating a new holding company devoted solely to commercial vehicles. The new holding company is called simply ‘Truck & Bus Gmbh,’ neatly side-stepping the issue of brand priorities. It will be led by Andreas Renschler, formerly boss of Daimler’s truck business. He quit Daimler in January last year to join Volkswagen, but contractual terms meant he didn’t start work as VW’s management board member for commercial vehicles […]
MAN will continue with a two-pronged approach to truck sales in the UK for the foreseeable future, offering operators a choice of new Euro-6 or used Euro-5 vehicles well into 2014.
Maritime Transport has bought its first Next Generation Scanias as part of a 105-vehicle order from the manufacturer.
Two directors and two members of the management team at Ilkeston-based Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) have denied conspiring to defraud the Traffic Commissioners of Great Britain at the start of a trial at Leeds Crown Court that is scheduled to last until March 2015.