Scania will launch the first of its much-anticipated range of new trucks on 23 August, starting with the public debut of the first units designed for the European long-haul sector. The manufacturer said it will launch its new offerings in several phases, focusing on different industry and customer segments. Its current generation of trucks will be sold in parallel to the new offering. Scania said the new range will reduce operating and maintenance costs, boost vehicle up-time and put Scania […]
Scania’s 540 S tractor has come top of two comparison tests run in Germany by European trade magazines.
In my archive, I have a Commercial Motor road test cutting, unusually with an accompanying video, dated 15 December 1996. It is of a back-to-back road test of two identically laden ERF EC12s belonging to BOC Distribution, carried out by Toby Clark, then vehicles editor and me, then engineering editor.
Watch what happened at the Microlise Transport Conference last month, when Motortransport.co.uk chaired a debate between seven of the eight major truck manufacturers, who were looking ahead to what the market holds for all in road transport in 2020.