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Toyota launches zero-emission truck project

Toyota Motor Corporation, in conjunction with Toyota Motor North America, has revealed its Project Portal – a hydrogen fuel cell system to power zero-emission electric trucks. Engineers have installed a prototype of the system in a modified Kenworth that will...

Westlake View Logistics Park opens in Modderfontein

Fortress Income Fund, a provider of logistics and warehousing facilities for blue chip tenants, recently launched the Westlake View Logistics Park in Modderfontein, Gauteng. The facility, which is valued at R350-million, comprises two phases. The first – a 17 838...

TATA Motors launches AMT bus

TATA Motors has introduced AMT technology to its Starbus and Ultra range of buses used in India. A company statement says the transmission has been developed for buses that ply urban routes with a view to offering better comfort for...

MAN promises sweet dreams on double-decker

MAN’s Bus Modification Centre (BMC), in conjunction with the company’s subsidiary, NEOPLAN, has modified a touring bus for a German transport firm. Though from the outside the vehicle appears to be a standard double-decker NEOPLAN Skyliner, the interior has been...

Imperial incorporates Benelux chemical specialist

One of Europe’s top chemical logistics specialists, Van den Anker – which Imperial Logistics International took over at the end of 2015 – has been incorporated by the Imperial Group. The company – which operates in Belgium and Holland –...

UD Trucks launches new Quon

UD Trucks, part of the Volvo Group, recently launched its latest all new Quon model internationally. Said to combine industry-leading fuel efficiency with dynamism and drivability, the all-new vehicle is equipped with advanced safety features that are designed to...

Caring for the community

Hino Knights is an elite group of salespeople within the brand’s dealer network who not only excel at their jobs, but who make meaningful contributions to the communities in which they operate. Launched in 2011, the group comprises 10 Hino...

Ctrack’s mining solution extended

Glencore, one of the world’s largest global diversified natural resource companies and a major producer and marketer of more than 90 commodities, has awarded a three-year contract extension to vehicle tracking and fleet management specialist Ctrack by Inseego. The agreement...

Mercedes-Benz trucks now with Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay is now available in conjunction with the Multimedia Radio Touch radio system in the current models of the Mercedes-Benz Actros, Antos and Arcos. The system allows the driver to safely and conveniently use an iPhone and a...

Hino tops in customer satisfaction

Hino South Africa has kicked off 2017 in style by setting the pace for the ninth consecutive quarter in the Scott Byers Competitive Customer Satisfaction Monitor. The latest rankings cover customer satisfaction performances between January and March 2017. The benchmark...