Scania has used its modular system to develop a driverless, battery-powered concept vehicle that can be used for multiple urban purposes, from ferrying commuters to delivering parcels and collecting refuse. Named NXT, the vehicle’s front and rear drive modules can be fitted to a bus, distribution or refuse truck body. The bus module will be displayed at UITP Global Public Transport Summit in Stockholm this month. Read more Daimler turns back on truck platooning but still sees an autonomous future […]
Scania will showcase a range of vehicles powered by alternative fuels and cabs suited to inner city applications at Freight in the City Expo tomorrow (6 November).
VW has extended its reach into the US truck manufacturing market after signing off on a $3.7bn deal for its heavy-truck unit Traton to acquire Navistar International.