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MAN at IAA: feast of trucking technology!

Sep 12, 2018No Comments

MAN has a treat of trucking innovations in store for visitors to the IAA this month. These are in addition to the bus, coach and

Driverless trucks ready to hit the highway!

Sep 12, 2018No Comments

Highway maintenance personnel take their lives into their own hands – quite literally – when working on German highways. As we all know, many highways

Coolest bakkie ever?

Sep 12, 2018No Comments

My dear friend, Jarlath Sweeney, editor-in-chief of Ireland’s Fleet Transport magazine, brought this incredible vehicle to our attention. Sadly, it’s just a concept – but isn’t

Snap on target

Sep 12, 2018No Comments

Regular readers of this column will recall that I visited ZF, in Friedrichshafen, Germany, last month in order to attend the company’s Technology Day. We

MAN to wow visitors at IAA

Aug 15, 2018No Comments

I have just returned from Berlin, where MAN gave journalists an exclusive preview into what the company has up its Bavarian sleeve for this year’s

ZF shows the future!

Aug 15, 2018No Comments

I have seen the future of transport – and it’s looking fabulous! I was given a taste of transport things to come recently in Friedrichshafen,

Driving the future

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

Recently, along with the rest of the jury members on the International Truck of the Year (ITOY) judging panel, I was invited to Sweden to

Iveco opts for girl power!

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

Iveco is returning to the European Truck Racing Championship this year with a female driver! Her name is Steffi Halm. She’s 33 years old, hails

Ford tackles Seven Sisters

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

The so-called “Seven Sisters” (the seven established European brands, namely Mercedes-Benz, MAN, Iveco, Renault, Scania, DAF and Volvo) could be in for a wake-up call

Iveco attacks Japanese market

Jun 18, 2018No Comments

In a move destined to grow global sales, Iveco has launched the Stralis NP 400 in Japan. It is the first liquefied natural gas (LNG)