A year after the torture and deprivation of Benito Mussolini’s facsist regime came to a blood-curdling end, Sardinia-based Mario Bertuzzi successfully tendered for 1,000 surplus military vehicles, planning to refurbish them and ship them to the mainland for a new life.
Daimler Truck AG, IVECO, OMV, Shell and the Volvo Group have teamed up to form H2Accelerate, a new collaboration that will see them working towards a mass-market roll-out of hydrogen trucks in Europe.
The delivery of five new Iveco X-Ways and three Stralis AS-Ls bring the Iveco truck count to 40 at Tassie trucking operation Monson Logistics.
Added safety and reduced emissions have proven to be major drawcards for Simon National Carriers, which has just added five new Iveco Eurocargo ML160s to its fleet.
Late last year, the director of Mercedes-Benz Truck and Bus in Australia, Michael May, got an unexpected phone call from Italy. And it was nothing to do with a long-lost relative trying to connect.
Designed and manufactured locally, the new Iveco Telematics system has been launched in Australia and New Zealand, and is being fitted as standard on all Iveco heavy duty Euro6 ACCO, Euro6 X-Way and Euro5 Stralis models.
IVECO Trucks Australia has been advised by Navistar, manufacturer of International Trucks, that it will cease global production of the ProStar range from December this year. Read more
For refrigerated transport business SRT Logistics, the past few months have brought many challenges as well as opportunities for growth, resulting in four new Iveco X-Way prime movers joining the fleet.