Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO Hartmut Schick), a leading commercial vehicle manufacturer under the umbrella of Daimler Trucks Asia (DTA), has introduced 6 new variants of its medium-duty Fighter truck at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Guardian, a real time driver fatigue and distraction detection solution is now being offered as an integrated solution and commercial standard offer in the MiX Telematics portfolio. This new offering is the result of the global distribution partnership agreement Seeing Machines signed with MiX Telematics back in December 2016. Both companies have agreed to collaborate on a co-branded integrated solution which will be distributed globally by MiX Telematics.
Since 2007, Siphonblock has been helping the trucking community overcome a crucial problem that many logistic operators have faced for ages. The device not only stops fuel theft, it increases efficiency as well by shortening the time needed to fill up the fuel tank.
IVECO unveiled two concept trucks at the global launch of the new IVECO WAY range: the new IVECO FIT CAB and MAGIRUS, the two special customer–centric concepts that will be the object of a co-working process involving customers.
IVECO will use the concepts to conduct a series of customer workshops with drivers and owners during all the races of the 2019 European Truck Racing Championship, starting from 19 July in Nürburgring (Germany).
Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) keeps Malaysians on the move with ROVR, the first mobile refuelling service offered by PETRONAS Dagangan Berhad (PDB) in the country. ROVR’s innovative service allows for a seamless and safe refuelling experience for both commercial and everyday drivers, beyond conventional petrol stations.
ROVR has been serving commercial customers (B2B) since its pilot run in October 2018, and has since delivered over 1 million litres of fuel. ROVR is now ready to cater to more B2B customers nationwide with the introduction of more ROVR trucks.
YB Dato’ Kamarudin Jaffar, Deputy Minister of Transport (pictured left), officiated the Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo (MCVE) yesterday and as part of the tour of the exhibition visited the ROVR.
The ROVR is on display at MCVE (www.mcve.com.my) till the end of the show on 22 June 2019.
Volvo Trucks’ electric, connected and autonomous vehicle Vera will form part of an integrated solution to transport goods from a logistics centre to a port terminal in Gothenburg, Sweden. The assignment is a result of a new collaboration between Volvo Trucks and the ferry and logistics company, DFDS.
The purpose of the collaboration is to implement Vera in a real application, enabling a connected system for a continuous flow of goods, from a DFDS’ logistics centre to an APM Terminals port facility in Gothenburg, for distribution across the world.
Isuzu Malaysia recently held a handover ceremony at the Glenmarie Golf & Country Club to officially mark the successful delivery of 61 new units of their light duty trucks, the ELF NPR75UKHW (Crew Cab), to Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB). The units were procured from Automotive Corporation Malaysia Sdn Bhd (ACM), an authorised dealer of Isuzu Malaysia. The newly procured units are part of TNB’s fleet expansion for their support trucks. The trucks are expected to be utilised for field support services, having been customised accordingly to suit the national electric provider’s key task of serving the nation promptly and efficiently.
Ruiming Group was established in 1991. The company currently employs over 3 000 employees with research and development bases in Wenzhou, Lizhou and Shanghai. After years of innovation and development, the company is now one of the leading engine parts supplier in China occupying over 700 acres of land.
Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (DMSB) is set to reinforce its reputation as the distributor of the first automatic transmission (AT) light commercial vehicle in Malaysia at the upcoming Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo (MCVE 2019). The expo will take place from 20th to 22nd June 2019 at the Malaysia International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MIECC).
DMSB will be showcasing the Gran Max Panel Van (AT), which is the first in its class and the first in Malaysia automatic transmission light commercial vehicle designed to specifically cater to the requirements of delivery-based businesses, SMEs, fleet businesses and government agencies. The lightweight and compact vehicle was unveiled last September and is ideal for heavy traffic urban areas and all types of road conditions, while delivering strong performance and economical fuel consumption.