Asian Trucker Media to release "Iconic Trucks"Asian Trucker Media to release "Iconic Trucks"Asian Trucker Media will be releasing its first ever coffee table book, Iconic Trucks, around June. The coffee book aims to serve as an unique collection of vehicles which are the icons in the industry. Iconic Trucks will feature over 40 trucks in four different categories namely historical trucks, modern vehicles, purpose build and future icons. Read More06.July 2021
The Global Tyre & Rubber Conference (GTRC) and  Vehicle Dynamics Conference (VDC) have been posted to 2022.
The Global Tyre & Rubber Conference (GTRC) and Vehicle Dynamics Conference (VDC) have been posted to 2022.The GTRC will be held on June 09 and 10, 2022, while VDC will take place on June 08, 2022. Both events have been postponed due to uncertainties and travel restrictions infused by COVID-19.
Read More26.July 2021
IVECO Celebrates the 600,000th Eurocargo Built at its Iconic Brescia Plant
IVECO Celebrates the 600,000th Eurocargo Built at its Iconic Brescia Plant The milestone in the history of the Eurocargo is an achievement made possible by the work of all those who, throughout the years, have contributed to establishing this vehicle as a leader in its market in Europe.
Read More22.July 2021
New Hyster UT Series 4-5t Forklifts Target Driver Comfort and Low Total Cost of Ownership
New Hyster UT Series 4-5t Forklifts Target Driver Comfort and Low Total Cost of OwnershipA new range of the Hyster® UT Series is being introduced to Australasia and the Asia-Pacific, to provide enhanced driver comfort and a low total cost of ownership for the forklift operator.
Read More21.July 2021
Legendary FUSO FN2527 Truck Returns with new 10-gear FUSO Splitter Transmission
Legendary FUSO FN2527 Truck Returns with new 10-gear FUSO Splitter TransmissionDaimler Commercial Vehicles Thailand (DCVT) is pleased to announce the return of FUSO's legendary FN2527 truck, known for its outstanding performance over the most difficult terrain, with new 10-gear FUSO Splitter transmission.
Read More17.July 2021
New igus heavy-duty rol e-chain for maximum service life on cranes
New igus heavy-duty rol e-chain for maximum service life on cranes igus develops P4HD rol e-chain with wear-resistant materials, quickly replaceable side parts and smart monitoring.
Read More16.July 2021
Up Next: Truckzilla Causing a Transportation Chaos
Up Next: Truckzilla Causing a Transportation ChaosIn particular, the latest lockdown has paralised Selangor. What is surprising is that the transport industry has been asked to park their vehicles for a while. Truck and bus makers have been asked to close down their offices. And more importantly their workshops. Permits, as I learned, to open up the workshops have been denied or are being given out slowly.
Read More08.July 2021
GAUSSIN Presents the World's First 100 Percent Hydrogen or All-electric "Skateboard"
GAUSSIN Presents the World's First 100 Percent Hydrogen or All-electric "Skateboard" GAUSSIN presents the world's first 100 percent hydrogen or all-electric "skateboard" for class 8 tractor and straight trucks, ranging from 18t to 44t A versatile and modular rolling platform Creation of a subsidiary dedicated to the road truck sector Global deployment from 2021 through the assembly and marketing license program
Read More22.June 2021
Naidu Trans Recorded Better Results in Carbon Footprint Reduction with Maintenance Contract
Naidu Trans Recorded Better Results in Carbon Footprint Reduction with Maintenance ContractNaidu Trans Logistics Sdn Bhd (Naidu Trans) achieved better results in its Scania Ecolution partnership in reducing their carbon footprint after signing the Maintenance contract with Scania for their Scania prime movers.
Read More23.June 2021
TTK to Reduce Carbon Footprint with Scania Ecolution
TTK to Reduce Carbon Footprint with Scania EcolutionTeo Tuan Kwee Sdn Bhd (TTK) Director, Teo Chee Ben signed the Scania Ecolution partnership agreement for 10 of its New Truck Generation prime movers at its branch office recently.
Read More16.June 2021
Webasto Thermo & Comfort Announces South East Asia Staff Appointment
Webasto Thermo & Comfort Announces South East Asia Staff Appointment Webasto has been providing comfort solutions for the Bus and Truck Market since 1965 and have increased their Truck Portfolio in recent years with high quality products that are perfect for the Asian climate.
Read More15.June 2021
Parts Feature: Lubrication-free igus Spherical Balls
Parts Feature: Lubrication-free igus Spherical Balls No lubrication in spite of metal with maintenance-free igubal polymer spherical bearings.
Read More14.June 2021
Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo Postponed to March 2022
Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo Postponed to March 2022Originally slated for June 2021, the event was postponed earlier this year. Taking into consideration the current situation in Malaysia and other ASEAN countries, the organisers have decided to re-schedule the event once more.
Read More13.June 2021
Capitalise on Belt and Road Opportunities with the Belt & Road Summit 2021
Capitalise on Belt and Road Opportunities with the Belt & Road Summit 2021Jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the Belt and Road Summit has been bringing together senior government officials and influential business leaders from markets along and beyond the Belt and Road to exchange insights on multilateral collaboration and create concrete business opportunities since its inception in 2016.
Read More08.June 2021
Hino Malaysia Launches New Warranty Programme for 500 Series
Hino Malaysia Launches New Warranty Programme for 500 SeriesHino Malaysia is now offering even more peace of mind and profitability for truck operators with enhanced warranty. Specialized for medium heavy-duty commercial vehicle (MCV), HINO Trucks now come with 5-year warranty, 3-times Free Service Programme, and Hino telematics system- HINO Connect - with 5 years free subscription.
Read More01.June 2021
ProVia Adds to Product Line-Up
ProVia Adds to Product Line-UpThe initial offering of 40 parts across 4 product lines has constantly increased, with the range now including over 300 parts across 30 of the most popular CV product lines, covering 2,700 OEM x-references. The brand is now available in more than 65 countries from over 720 distributors with new outlets coming on-stream every month. Here are the latest additions to the product catalogue.
Read More31.May 2021
FUSO Celebrates 50 Years of the Canter in Australia
FUSO Celebrates 50 Years of the Canter in Australia Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick), is pleased to announce the 50th anniversary of the Canter light-duty truck in Australia.
Read More28.May 2021
Asian Trucker Roadshow: Van-Tastic New Gran Max Test Drive
Asian Trucker Roadshow: Van-Tastic New Gran Max Test DriveVIDEO INSIDE: Recently launched, the new Gran Max with Euro IV engine is set to build upon the reputation the vehicle has garnered already. Stefan Pertz took two versions of the iconic van out for an in-depth test
Read More19.May 2021
Streets for Life campaign Calls for 30 km/h Urban Streets to Ensure Safe, Healthy, Green and Livable Cities
Streets for Life campaign Calls for 30 km/h Urban Streets to Ensure Safe, Healthy, Green and Livable CitiesThe Director General of Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS), Hon. Assistant Commissioner (CD) Ir. Ts. Dr. Khairil Anwar Abu Kassim virtually launched the ASEAN Road Safety Week 2021 (ARSW 2021) as part of the regional commitment to support the 6th United Nation Global Road Safety week (UNGRSW) campaign which this year is celebrated between 17th and 23rd May.
Read More19.May 2021
IRU Sends Distress Call to WHO and Governments on COVID-19 Driver Vaccinations
IRU Sends Distress Call to WHO and Governments on COVID-19 Driver VaccinationsIRU is calling on the World Health Organization and national governments to introduce urgently a global mutually recognised digital vaccination certificate for commercial truck and coach drivers.
Read More24.May 2021
igus 2021 Motion Plastics Show: 168 Tribo Innovations on the Trade Show Stand
igus 2021 Motion Plastics Show: 168 Tribo Innovations on the Trade Show StandMore new products, product extensions and digital offerings than ever before: the 2021 "igus Motion Plastics Show" is opening digitally. Visitors can look forward to 168 innovations from all departments – from telescopic robot tube packages to dry-running ball bearings with 21 times the standard service life to large scale 3D printing.
Read More17.May 2021
Scania Strengthens Bengteng’s position with the First Scania Temperature Control Boxed-type New Truck Generation in Peninsular Malaysia
Scania Strengthens Bengteng’s position with the First Scania Temperature Control Boxed-type New Truck Generation in Peninsular MalaysiaScania Malaysia delivered the first Scania temperature-control boxed type Rigid P250B4x2NZ New Truck Generation (NTG) in Peninsular Malaysia to Bengteng Truckking Services Sdn Bhd (Bengteng).
Read More16.May 2021
TRATON GROUP Records Highest Incoming Orders in a Quarter in the Company’s  history in the First Quarter of 2021
TRATON GROUP Records Highest Incoming Orders in a Quarter in the Company’s history in the First Quarter of 2021With 81,700 orders received between January and March 2021, the TRATON GROUP has reported its best quarter so far, achieving an increase of more than 50 percent. This is attributable to the truck business, which has recently been strong. 78,700 orders for trucks, including MAN TGE vans, correspond to an increase of 62 percent in the first quarter. Incoming orders for trucks over 6t in Europe (EU27+3), an important market for the Company, rose by 65 percent year-on-year.
Read More12.May 2021
New Exhibitors and Association Partner for Tyrexpo Asia 2021
New Exhibitors and Association Partner for Tyrexpo Asia 2021As Tyrexpo Asia 2021 show in mid November at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore continues to move closer, event organisers Tarsus South East Asia confirmed the participation of two new exhibitors and Association Partner for the event.
Read More07.May 2021
AMR 2021 Concludes with New Services and Zones Mapping out Opportunities
AMR 2021 Concludes with New Services and Zones Mapping out OpportunitiesThe Auto Maintenance and Repair Expo (AMR) closed its doors 27 April 2021 at Beijing’s New China International Exhibition Centre after successfully presenting a meeting point for China’s vehicle maintenance and repair sector. Across the four-day show, exhibitors and fairgoers recognised the new specialised zones that reflected innovation in the automotive aftermarket. There was also high praise towards AMR Online, the show’s latest service connecting domestic and international market
Read More29.April 2021
Just My View on Electrification, Evaluation, Evolution of Trucks and a Thought on the Future of Start-ups
Just My View on Electrification, Evaluation, Evolution of Trucks and a Thought on the Future of Start-upsMike Smith in Singapore is a friend of mine. He trades shares in order to supplement his income. Recently, he asked me about an IPO of a fairly new truck brand that is offering electricity-powered vehicles. I thought that this is a good starting point to just give this some thought as to where these brands are heading, seeing how they enter the market with huge evaluations and are being said to challenge the established players.
Read More29.April 2021
Getting Ready: Putzmeister Cement Pump Headed for Mongolia
Getting Ready: Putzmeister Cement Pump Headed for MongoliaWith some special adaptations, this combo is destined for underground work in one of Mongolia’s mines, where the pump will be deployed to support the extraction of valuable deposits. Having just received its coats of paints, the vehicle is about to be shipped via Rail through Russia all the way to Mongolia .
Read More28.April 2021
Combatting Fraud and Counterfeiting  to Ensure Safety of Your Business
Combatting Fraud and Counterfeiting to Ensure Safety of Your BusinessIn today’s economic globalization, having a strong brand is the “green card” of Chinese products and the “business card” of Chinese manufacturing image, while a trademark is the most important intellectual property right of famous Chinese brands.
Read More19.April 2021
IVECO signs Memorandum of Understanding with Plus to develop  Autonomous Trucks
IVECO signs Memorandum of Understanding with Plus to develop Autonomous TrucksIVECO, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V. and a pioneer in the commercialization and manufacturing of vehicles powered by alternative fuels, announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Plus, a leading global autonomous trucking company, to jointly develop autonomous trucks
Read More13.April 2021
UD Trucks 业务将转移给五十铃汽车及高管任命
UD Trucks 业务将转移给五十铃汽车及高管任命作为五十铃汽车(Isuzu Motors)与沃尔沃集团(Volvo Group)战略联盟的一部分,五十铃汽车从沃尔沃集团手中收购UD Trucks。
Read More10.April 2021
SR Gemilang – The First Truck Operator in the Northern Region to Sign up for Scania’s Ecolution
SR Gemilang – The First Truck Operator in the Northern Region to Sign up for Scania’s EcolutionSR Gemilang became part of Scania Malaysia’s milestone when they became the first truck operator in the Northern region to sign the Scania Ecolution partnership agreement in a simple ceremony. The signing was sealed between Muhammad Jaafar, Director of SR Gemilang Transport (M) Sdn Bhd and Heba Eltarifi, Managing Director of Scania Southeast Asia.
Read More07.April 2021
Isuzu Drives Mr D.I.Y. Further with Delivery of New Trucks
Isuzu Drives Mr D.I.Y. Further with Delivery of New TrucksIsuzu Malaysia Sdn Bhd (“Isuzu”) shared today that it had recently delivered eight units of medium-duty trucks from its Forward Series (F-Series) range to popular homegrown retail giant MR D.I.Y. Group (M) Berhad (“MR D.I.Y.”).
Read More06.April 2021
Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors Complete UD Trucks Transaction as Part of the Strategic Alliance
Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors Complete UD Trucks Transaction as Part of the Strategic AllianceThe Alliance between the Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors is set to a build long-term and robust relationship. Alliance work is now entering the next phase to derive potential synergies in areas that will encompass a number of topics.
Read More02.April 2021
Hino Appoints Auto Skyline to Deliver One-Stop Solution in Johor Bahru
Hino Appoints Auto Skyline to Deliver One-Stop Solution in Johor BahruHino Motors Sales (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (HMSM) has officially launched its new 3S (Sales, Service, and Spare Parts) centre by completing its fully upgraded renovation this year. Through a strong partnership with Auto Skyline Sdn Bhd (Auto Skyline), an established HINO Authorised Dealer, the 3S operation involved a one stop solution centre in meeting its customers’ emerging needs.
Read More02.April 2021
Flawed CO₂ Emissions Accounting Jeopardises Commercial Road Transport Decarbonisation
Flawed CO₂ Emissions Accounting Jeopardises Commercial Road Transport DecarbonisationMeasuring CO₂ emissions from commercial road transport only at the tailpipe, depending on the region, could double the true carbon picture in future fuel scenarios.
Read More01.April 2021
MAXUS Welcomes Ang Trading as Authorised Dealer in Southern Region
MAXUS Welcomes Ang Trading as Authorised Dealer in Southern RegionMAXUS Welcomes Ang Trading as Authorised Dealer in Southern Region.
Read More30.March 2021
KAYEL Tyres wins International ‘Recircle Awards’ Spirt of Retread Award
KAYEL Tyres wins International ‘Recircle Awards’ Spirt of Retread AwardKAYEL Tyres wins International ‘Recircle Awards’ Spirt of Retread Award, Malaysia’s only winner
Read More22.March 2021
Driving Europe’s sustainable Mobility with Low-carbon Liquid  Fuels
Driving Europe’s sustainable Mobility with Low-carbon Liquid FuelsMesse Frankfurt held the second edition of its “Energy4Mobility Expert Talk” series, in cooperation with the Representation of the State of Hessen to the European Union, on 15 March 2021. On this occasion, policy, industry and research representatives shared their views on the question: “Should the EU launch a Low Carbon Liquid Fuels Strategy?”
Read More19.March 2021
How Tyres Contribute to Optimised Fuel Consumption
How Tyres Contribute to Optimised Fuel Consumption Tyres are the only thing that stand between the road and the cargo. Tyres can contribute to the bottom line in more ways than just through good deals on purchase and retreading. Here we offer some advice on how to use the rubber in an optimal way.
Read More17.March 2021
Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Exhibition to Return This Year
Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Exhibition to Return This Year The fifth Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Exhibition (MCVE) organised by Asian Trucker Media is set to take place from 21st to 23rd October this year.
Read More16.March 2021
Company Profile - LST Tyre Centre
Company Profile - LST Tyre CentreLST Tyre Centre S/B, a Puchong-based company is a 1stop truck centre solution specialised in fleet tyres.
Read More11.March 2021
Adding Blue to Go Green
Adding Blue to Go GreenAccording to the National Automotive Policy 2020, commercial vehicles were to start using Euro V engines as of September 2020. While this may be delayed, we take a look at what an eventual introduction of the emission norm means in more detail.
Read More08.March 2021
FUSO once again claims leadership in Indonesia and Taiwan
FUSO once again claims leadership in Indonesia and TaiwanMitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation announces that FUSO trucks and buses have maintained top market share in its largest overseas markets of Indonesia and Taiwan in the year 2020. The share of FUSO vehicles in most global commercial vehicle markets also rose despite depressed demand from the impact of Covid-19.
Read More09.March 2021
Being Profitable with Scania is More Affordable than Most Think
Being Profitable with Scania is More Affordable than Most ThinkBeing profitable with a Scania is more affordable than most people would think. In celebrating its 50 year (F50Y) in Malaysia, Scania is launching an amazing promotion
Read More04.March 2021
TRATON and Hino start E-Mobility Joint Venture
TRATON and Hino start E-Mobility Joint VentureAt the end of 2020, TRATON SE (TRATON) and Hino Motors, Ltd. (Hino) have signed a joint venture agreement for e-mobility in order to plan and provide e-mobility products that will be based on the two companies' strategic partnership to offer customers the highest value.
Read More03.March 2021
Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group complete creation of fuel-cell joint venture: cellcentric
Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group complete creation of fuel-cell joint venture: cellcentricDaimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group today completed the transaction to form the previously announced fuel-cell joint venture. The VolvoGroup has acquired 50 percent of the partnership interests in the existing Daimler Truck Fuel Cell GmbH & Co. KG
Read More02.March 2021
Tyre Pressure Monitors Improve Safety
Tyre Pressure Monitors Improve SafetyLooking for ways to further enhance the safety for the driver and cargo, one will eventually come across tyre pressure monitors
Read More22.February 2021
200 Units of the eCanter Delivered Globally
200 Units of the eCanter Delivered GloballyMitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation headquarters: President and CEO Hartmut Schick, is pleased to announce that the number of all-electric light-duty eCanter trucks delivered worldwide has reached over 200.
Read More19.February 2021
BorgWarner Agrees to Acquire AKASOL AG, Seeking to Expand Electrification Portfolio
BorgWarner Agrees to Acquire AKASOL AG, Seeking to Expand Electrification PortfolioBorgWarner Agrees to Acquire AKASOL AG, Seeking to Expand Electrification Portfolio
Read More17.February 2021
Meet AMH's New Leadership
Meet AMH's New LeadershipFollowing the 17th Annual General Meeting of the Association of Malaysian Hauliers (AMH) on December 29, 2020, Mr. Soo Chee Yeong was elected as the President by the AMH members.
Read More09.February 2021
Now Even More Recycled Fibers in Air Filters from MANN-FILTER
Now Even More Recycled Fibers in Air Filters from MANN-FILTER Working with resources sustainably goes without saying for leading global filtration expert MANN+HUMMEL. For example, one contribution to sustainability is the improved MANN-FILTER air filter C 24 005, with its renewed filter medium made from recycled synthetic fibers.
Read More06.February 2021
New IVECO Daily E6 Launches in Australia
New IVECO Daily E6 Launches in AustraliaIVECO’S new Daily E6 Van and Cab Chassis range introduces the most significant enhancements to the model line-up in five years, led by the adoption of new Euro 6-rated engines, additional active safety equipment and increased cabin appointments.
Read More03.February 2021
Daihatsu Malaysia Exceeds 2020 Sales Targets
Daihatsu Malaysia Exceeds 2020 Sales Targets Despite the challenging market environment brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (DMSB) today announced it has exceeded its sales target for 2020 by 5 percent for its pre-pandemic targets, with 1,410 vehicles sold last year.
Read More31.January 2021
Huajin Recognised with Award
Huajin Recognised with AwardSince the new Chinese national standard 2019 issuing, disc brakes axle have drawn unprecedented attention in Chinese market.
Read More27.January 2021
YonMing Opens in Telok Gong
YonMing Opens in Telok GongBeing close to customers allows YonMing to offer convenience and ready access to parts and services. Their latest outlet in Telok Gong is now ready to serve transporters in the area.
Read More19.January 2021
New Dates for Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo 2021
New Dates for Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo 2021In view of the current situation and information on hand regarding the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, the organizers of the Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Exhibition 2021 (MCVE) have decided to postpone the event.
Read More17.January 2021
Time to Say Good-Bye?
Time to Say Good-Bye?Costly and difficult to manage, trucks are the most important investment good a company transport will have as assets. As such, they are being written off over time as their value diminishes. At some point, the value of the vehicle may be listed as just RM 1, being a reminder that the asset is still with the company and that there is some value there.
Read More14.January 2021
80 Years: MANN+HUMMEL Celebrates Round Anniversary
80 Years: MANN+HUMMEL Celebrates Round AnniversaryThe path to becoming the world's leading expert in filtration - on its anniversary, the Group proudly looks back on a long history of success, and, at the same time, with great confidence into the future.
Read More13.January 2021