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20 September 2013
Back in 2007, MAN launched both the TGS & TGX tractor units. They went on to win International Truck of the Year in 2008, so clearly the Munich boys got something right. Both are squarely now in prime used-truck territory, so do they come up to the mark?
9 August 2013
We are all concerned about payload capabilities, fuel economy, reliability and emissions levels but let's face it, the cab of your truck is hugely important...
21 June 2013
DAF's XF105 ATe Edition occupies an often over-looked niche in the UK haulage industry...
18 June 2013
Renault Trucks used the switch to Euro 6 as an opportunity to revamp its entire range, thanks to an investment of over €2 billion by the Volvo Group...
31 May 2013
It is hard to believe the Renault Magnum has been around for 23 years now, but it was indeed launched in 1990...
20 May 2013
A quick glance at the TGL truck in the 12-tonne sector will tell you that it looks pretty much like a 7.5 tonner...
19 May 2013
If a handsome cab is what you want then a first glance at the DAF XF Euro 6 is sure to make you want to have a better look...
18 April 2013
Volvo’s big reveal of their new Volvo FM truck was only partially spoiled by their pre-launch ‘Paparazzi’ campaign, since the tractor unit version had been kept under wraps...
10 April 2013
DAF introduced its new Euro 6 LF and CF models at the Birmingham Truck Show in 2013. The new Euro 6 LF and the new Euro 6 CF featured a new chassis, new drive lines and new interior and exterior designs which emphasised the XF family resemblance...
27 September 2012
According to DAF, maximum transport efficiency was the most important development criterion for the new DAF XF, resulting in low operating costs, low weight and maximum vehicle availability...
21 September 2012
A surprise from the Scania stand in the 2016 Hannover truck show in Germany was the display of a nine litre 5 cylinder engine at Euro 6 using just SCR for emission control...
11 August 2012
To reach Euro 6 standards, MAN has used two proven technologies working together. MAN Trucks has already been using the key technologies necessary for Euro 6 - EGR and SCR for many years...
10 August 2012
The MAN TGL and MAN TGM are a two truck series that have become synonymous with efficiency, economy and great reliability...
5 August 2011
MAN Trucks are currently putting its new hybrid truck to the test in Munich. Two MAN TGL 12.220 Hybrid distribution trucks are being tested to provide information that MAN can use to improve its hybrid truck.
21 May 2011
DAF Trucks introduced a significant number of changes to the 12.9 litre PACCAR MX engine back in 2011. New pistons, optimised fuel injection and a fully encapsulated exhaust manifold unit will give the engine substantially lower fuel consumption...
21 September 2009
Back in 2009, Scania's R-series took on a new look, both inside and out. External changes have sharpened its looks, while enhancing aerodynamics and improving cooling capacity...

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