Volkswagen’s plans to sell Traton Group, which contains the Scania and MAN brands, have been revived. Following a board meeting yesterday (13 May 2019), Volkswagen announced that the IPO will go ahead “before the summer break, depending on further developments on capital markets”. The move comes just days after Traton delivered record financial results for the first quarter of 2019, and two months after the IPO was put on hold due to “tough” market conditions. Read more Volkswagen’s plan to […]
The first MAN fully electric-powered trucks were handed over to customers for trials last week.
Daf has two trucks in with a chance of continuing the manufacturer’s winning streak in the Motor Transport Awards Fleet Truck of the Year. The shortlist, announced at the CV Show on 10 April by Dave spence, European channel marketing manager at award sponsor Chevron, sees the Daf XF 105 and LF 45/55 matched against the Mercedes-Benz New Actros, the Volvo FH and the Scania G-series. The winner will be announced at the biggest night in road transport, the MT […]