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Scania’s CNG Trucks Adopted by Waitrose - UK supermarket chain Waitrose has partnered with Swedish truck-maker Scania in order to roll out a fresh fleet of HGVs which are powered by compressed natural gas (CNG) rather than traditional diesel engines, according to New Atlas. The two main reasons behind this change are that Waitrose wants to make its distribution of goods more fuel-efficient and less environmentally impactful, with the cheaper costs and lower emissions of CNG power trains per...

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French Researchers Unveil Advanced Platooning Technology - As autonomous trucks loom on the horizon, the promise of an age of increasingly efficient and safe transport is becoming a reality. But so far most of the trials of this technology have involved a small number of HGVs, with limitations on the capabilities of platooning systems leaving much to be desired. Last week a team from the EPFL in France revealed that they have created an algorithm which addresses many of the inadequacies wit...

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Trial of Hybrid Scania Trucks Commences - Copyright: Scania CV AB At the start of the month the first real-world trial of hybrid HGVs which can use either a diesel engine or electric motors powered by overhead cabling began, with Swedish truck-maker Scania partnering with German firm Siemens to create this ground-breaking solution to the issues of sustainability currently facing the transport sector. Yahoo! Finance reports that this initiative was launched as part of a wider scheme to allow...

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Iveco Secures Another Award for LNG-Powered Stralis - IVECO Stralis NP, the first natural gas truck for long-haul operations, has been voted “Project of the Year” at the European Gas Awards of Excellence 2017. The Stralis NP from Iveco has already walked away with a handful of industry accolades thanks to its eco-friendly and efficient design. And this week its trophy cabinet got a little fuller after it was voted Project of the Year during the European Gas Conference 2017, according to UK ...

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Scania Offers Advanced Truck Driving Course to Combat Rollovers

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VW Group Experiences Slight Boost to Global Truck Sales - Last year the truck and bus brands operated by the Volkswagen Group were able to increase sales by 3% compared with totals for 2015, suggesting that the emissions scandal has not had much of an impact on the organisation’s ability to sell HGVs, according to ET Auto. In total, close to 184,000 trucks, coaches and similar commercial vehicles were sold across its major brands, which include MAN and Scania. MAN Truck and Bus was especial...

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News Update: Vehicles from Renault Trucks Scheduled for Hillhead 2016 Appearance
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