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Brussels, 5 December 2013 – Europe’s commercial vehicle manufacturers today emphasised the importance of innovation to an industry that is making huge strides in the safety and fuel-efficiency of its vehicles. Cooperation on innovation today will deliver the […] 0

Putting the Truck of the Future on the Road

Posted on December 11, 2013

Brussels, 5 December 2013 – Europe’s commercial vehicle manufacturers today emphasised the importance of innovation to an industry that is making huge strides in the safety and fuel-efficiency of its vehicles. Cooperation on innovation today will deliver the […]

ACEA Transport Policy Event 2013: Keynote Speech by Dr Wolfgang Bernhard, CEO Daimler Trucks; Chairman ACEA commercial vehicle Board of Directors Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! As you know, the road freight transport industry is on the eve of […] 0

Keynote Speech by Dr Wolfgang Bernhard

Posted on December 11, 2013

ACEA Transport Policy Event 2013: Keynote Speech by Dr Wolfgang Bernhard, CEO Daimler Trucks; Chairman ACEA commercial vehicle Board of Directors Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! As you know, the road freight transport industry is on the eve of […]

Commercial vehicles connect people to important destinations Commercial vehicles come in all shapes and sizes, fulfilling a huge range of functions: mini-buses, articulated buses, urban delivery vans, container trucks, ambulances and many other models. Urban buses, for example, […] 0

Europe strongly depends on the commercial vehicle sector

Posted on November 11, 2013

Commercial vehicles connect people to important destinations Commercial vehicles come in all shapes and sizes, fulfilling a huge range of functions: mini-buses, articulated buses, urban delivery vans, container trucks, ambulances and many other models. Urban buses, for example, […]

Harmonised emissions procedures help in improving efficiency The European commercial vehicle sector leads in manufacturing high quality, technologically advanced vehicles. This success is founded on considerable investments in research and innovation, and on the industry’s strong commitment to protecting the […] 0

Trucks & the environment: moving towards cleaner transport

Posted on November 11, 2013

Harmonised emissions procedures help in improving efficiency The European commercial vehicle sector leads in manufacturing high quality, technologically advanced vehicles. This success is founded on considerable investments in research and innovation, and on the industry’s strong commitment to protecting the […]

Better road infrastructure has a significant impact on road safety Commercial vehicles are making significant contributions to the improvement of road safety. Today, commercial vehicles are implicated in only about 10% of fatal road accidents. But infrastructure also plays an essential […] 0

Road safety & commercial vehicles: constant progress

Posted on November 4, 2013

Better road infrastructure has a significant impact on road safety Commercial vehicles are making significant contributions to the improvement of road safety. Today, commercial vehicles are implicated in only about 10% of fatal road accidents. But infrastructure also plays an essential […]

Why commercial vehicles differ from passenger cars Transport efficiency entails picking the most appropriate vehicle for the job. From this perspective, trucks and buses are fundamentally different from passenger cars, which are consumer goods. In the case of […] 0

Commercial vehicles: a benchmark for fuel efficiency

Posted on November 3, 2013

Why commercial vehicles differ from passenger cars Transport efficiency entails picking the most appropriate vehicle for the job. From this perspective, trucks and buses are fundamentally different from passenger cars, which are consumer goods. In the case of […]

The commercial vehicle industry creates jobs & revenue in Europe Europe’s commercial vehicle industry is a global leader and a key industrial asset in which almost every EU Member State has a stake. European trucks, vans and buses […] 0

European trucks lead the industry globally

Posted on October 28, 2013

The commercial vehicle industry creates jobs & revenue in Europe Europe’s commercial vehicle industry is a global leader and a key industrial asset in which almost every EU Member State has a stake. European trucks, vans and buses […]

Freight transport & distribution is a 250 billion a year business Commercial vehicles are vital to the functioning of our societies in the 21st century, in which convenience, freshness, choice and speed are fundamental factors. Most of our […] 0

Road Transport: A key factor for prosperity

Posted on October 28, 2013

Freight transport & distribution is a 250 billion a year business Commercial vehicles are vital to the functioning of our societies in the 21st century, in which convenience, freshness, choice and speed are fundamental factors. Most of our […]

The success story of the commercial vehicle industry  The commercial vehicle industry is crucial to Europe as  an important business enabler and as a source of economic activity and employment. It is a global leader in the sector, supplying the highest quality, most […] 0

Investment in new technologies and R&D helps truck industry to succeed

Posted on October 21, 2013

The success story of the commercial vehicle industry  The commercial vehicle industry is crucial to Europe as  an important business enabler and as a source of economic activity and employment. It is a global leader in the sector, supplying the highest quality, most […]

CO2 emissions reduced by innovative technologies Fuel efficiency is one of the most competitively vital factors in the development and sale of trucks and buses. Accordingly, market forces ensure continuous progress in fuel economy and CO2 emission reduction in an […] 0

Fuel-Efficiency: All you need to know

Posted on October 21, 2013

CO2 emissions reduced by innovative technologies Fuel efficiency is one of the most competitively vital factors in the development and sale of trucks and buses. Accordingly, market forces ensure continuous progress in fuel economy and CO2 emission reduction in an […]