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Michelin announced that its X Line Energy tyres fitted to two Volvo trucks have set new fuel efficiency records on demanding press road tests in the UK.

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation have announced that the first FUSO buses built in India have crossed the 100-unit production milestone, with the bus seen as a further collaboration under the Daimler Trucks Asia Partnership, with the MFTBC, DICV and EvoBus all helping in the design and execution of the bus.  

After a successful launch less than a month ago of the new Volta Zero, the team have confirmed that Drinks Cubed are their first customers for the purpose-built full-electric large commercial vehicle, with production starting on the trucks in 2022.

Since starting their partnership together in 2018 with a strategic partnership to produce sustainable transport, TRATON and Hino are excited with their new joint venture agreement, which involves pushing for e-mobility products, building new commercial EVs and a growing push towards electrification.

University academics and students are running a laboratory and test rigs for researching hydrogen technology jointly with MAN.

BYD and Hino set up new company in China for commercial battery electric vehicles development.

This October, Volvo Trucks will start live tests of a fully electric transport solution for the construction industry.

Scania will develop a solar cell clad trailer to power a plug-in hybrid truck as a result of a new research partnership, with test indicating possible fuel savings of 5-10% in Sweden and twice that figure in sun-drench southern Spain

The light-duty Japanese-made truck is the first of its kind and comes installed the Active Sideguard Assist safety feature, Truckonnect, FUSO'S telematic systems, the FUSO Easy Access System and a cab face with a sleek and powerful aesthetic.

 

Renault Trucks continues to pursue its commitment towards electric mobility by offering their customers a range of financial options through its captive Renault Truck Financial Services. This will help provide an easier energy transition for customers making the change. 

 

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