Tag Archives: Scania

Scania launches flagship XT truck range

Scania has launched its new XT truck range, designed for heavy duty applications, which will be available across the range of S-, R-, G- and P-series cabs. Eight key construction industry applications are targeted by this new range: tipper, mixer, hooklift , skiploader , concrete pump, mobile crane, flatbed with crane and heavy haulage. This launch is Scania’s latest step …

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Scania launches next generation of P-series trucks

Scania has continued the redesign of its basic cabs with the introduction of the P-series, which incorporates a larger surface area of glass, slimmer A-pillars, and a lowered and reshaped dashboard in order to provide better visibility. Six P-series cabs are being introduced now; one short cab (CP14L), two day-cabs (CP17L and CP17N) and three sleeper options (CP20L, CP20N and …

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Scania completes G-series line-up

Scania has completed its G-series line-up with the launch of three new variants, to go with the three that were previously announced in May. Initially, the only variants available were three heights of the 2,000mm internal length sleeper cab. But now Scania has added a short, low day cab, and an extended day cab in low and normal heights. The …

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Scania break truck record at Convoy in the Park

Scania broke the record for the most trucks of the same make in one place at Convoy in the Park last weekend. The previous record was believed to be 400, but there were 421 Scanias counted at Convoy in the Park, which was held at Donington Park. Everyone who participated received a certificate proving that they took part. Many of …

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Convoy in the Park show truck winners announced

The winners of the 25 show truck categories at Convoy in the Park have been announced, with Coles & Sons taking the ‘best in show’ award. Convoy in the Park, which took place at Donington Park last weekend (22-23 July), had more than 1000 trucks attend. In addition to the 25 categories, there was a special ‘spirit of the show’ …

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Sainsbury’s top driver bags himself a Next Generation R-series Scania

Sainsbury’s driver Chris Harris has secured the daily use of a brand new Next Generation Scania R450 after winning this year’s Sainsbury’s Driver of the Year competition. Harris, who is based at the company’s Waltham Point Regional Distribution Centre, had to fend off the challenges of nearly 600 colleagues and succeed at local, regional and national level. “It was a …

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Convoy in the Park Picture Post – Jon Bryson’s Scania

Jon Bryson, who drives for Grangemouth Tank Services (GTS) will be bringing this excellent Scania to Convoy in the Park on 22-23 July at Donington Park. If you drive a Scania, there is still time to book your truck in to Convoy in the Park, and you can choose to park in the Scania Village, where you will receive an …

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