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2017 sales storm ahead for MAN, Scania

October 17, 2017 Joel Helmes

The Volkswagen-owned truck/bus manufacturers – Scania and MAN are enjoying a stellar sales year in 2017. New sales data just released by Volkswagen Group shows both brands have enjoyed strong sales gains this year, global […]

Big electric truck/bus investment by Volkswagen

October 12, 2017 Joel Helmes

Volkswagen is getting serious about electric-powered trucks and buses with news the German auto giants would invest more than $2.1 billion Australian dollars into their further development. The funding will go towards developing electric drivetrains, […]

New-gen Scania P-series cab revealed

September 19, 2017 Joel Helmes

Here it is, the new-generation of the enormously successful Scania P-series. The latest chapter in the roll-out of the new-generation of Scania Trucks, the reveal follows the S-series launch last year and recent unveiling of […]

Scania XT construction truck range launched

September 5, 2017 Kate Richards

Scania has officially unveiled its new-generation XT construction truck range in Sweden this morning. The second chapter in the introduction of the new-generation Scania trucks, the Swedish truck manufacturer telling us the new offerings will […]

Huge Scania gathering in UK

August 8, 2017 Simon Lai

Scania owners, fans come together There wasn’t a Guinness World Record on the line, however Scania reckons they might have set some kind of truck gathering record in the UK. 421 Scania trucks, their owners, […]

MAN, Scania on the up in May 2017

June 18, 2017 Joel Helmes

Healthy sales numbers for VW’s truck brands The sales performance of the MAN and Scania brands in May 2017 was all positive according to sales data released by Volkswagen. While in Australia, both brands also […]

Euro 6 for Scania V8 engines

June 13, 2017 Kate Richards

New tech helps big Scania engines to Euro 6… Did someone say V8 truck engines would be killed off by increasingly strict emissions rules? Well it looks like the demise of the V8 diesel is […]

Scania says clean buses needed now

May 18, 2017 Joel Helmes

Jonas Stromberg frustrated at slow role out of clean buses… The Scania Bus and Coach Sustainability Director, Jonas Stromberg, has a strong message to deliver at this month’s UITP Global Public Transport Summit in Montréal. […]

Change at the top for Scania Australia

May 8, 2017 Joel Helmes

Roger McCarthy vacates Scania MD position… After 35 years at Scania, Roger McCarthy has announced he is stepping aside as Managing Director of Scania Australia. Mr McCarthy (above) has held the top spot at Scania […]

AEB issue sees Scania trucks recalled

April 20, 2017 Kate Richards

Recall for PGR series Scania trucks with Advanced Emergency Braking (AEB)… A recall of just over 700 current series Scania trucks has been initiated after a possible issue was identified in the Advanced Emergency Braking […]

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