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Electric truck a step closer

Daimler has unveiled the concept for its first ever rigid-body electric truck. Based on the Mercedes-Benz heavy-duty three-axle short-radius distribution truck, with the conventional powertrain replaced with a battery pack […]

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Cloud-based ‘roadie’ for drivers

HERE, the cloud-based tracking company, has launched three new cloud-based information services that provide drivers pre-departure traffic information as well as personalised fuel and parking recommendations based on their preferences […]

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Numbers add up for FCA

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has reported substantial growth in the second quarter of 2016, with earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) up 16% to €1.6bn. Margins improved significantly in EMEA […]

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VW improves on 2015 figures

The Volkswagen Group saw a year-on-year increase in deliveries of 5.1% during June. It handed over 883,400 vehicles to customers while, in total, deliveries for the first half of 2016 […]

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Wunelli selects Vodafone

Wunelli, a LexisNexis Risk Solutions company, has selected Vodafone as one of its chosen suppliers for insurance telematics products. As an appointed provider for the supply of highly reliable telematics […]

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AkzoNobel’s need for speed

AkzoNobel has renewed its sponsorship of the Human Power Team (HPT) Delft and Amsterdam. The HPT team competes in the World Human Powered Speed Challenge in the Nevada desert every […]