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Above: A lesson in thinking outside the box … Scania’s Shein September and Nepo Seboko have used waste and packaging to build a house.

The house that scania built!

Regular FOCUS readers will know that I am spending a lot of time with the Scania team, because these wonderfully patient people are helping me to get my truck driver’s licence. What I didn’t expect (but did get) was a lesson in recycling and sustainability …

 
Dr Wolfgang Bernhard, member of the board of management at Daimler.

South Africa: some concern, some confidence

Daimler and MAN have mixed feelings about the South African commercial vehicle market. Be warned: some drastic moves could be in the pipeline …

 
Making history!

Making history!

FOCUS was recently invited to the German town of Magdeburg to witness a world first: a Mercedes-Benz Actros that drives itself. I decided that this momentous occasion was deserving of a very special article. So brace yourself for what I believe is another world first – an interview with a truck!

 
Pleased as Punch! FOCUS editor Charleen Clarke took to the road with a 170 t heavyweight … and didn’t break anything.

Going BIG!

I recently jumped at the chance to attend the world launch of the Mercedes-Benz SLT, the heavyweight star of that particular trucking family. Little did I know what lay ahead …

   
Back to school

Back to school

Regular readers of FOCUS know, by now, that I have committed to getting my truck driver’s licence. Getting an appointment to write my learner’s proved to be an enormous challenge … and little did I know of the stress that lay ahead!

 
KDG Logistics launches a “gamechanger”

KDG Logistics launches a “gamechanger”

Last month I jetted off to Durban to meet a new contender in the commercial vehicle sector. As we know, the South African roads are seeing more and more trucks as the rail network fails to deliver … This situation is only exacerbated by the fact that new trucks are driven on our roads from assembly plants to stockyards and dealerships

 
Scania CEO, Martin Lundstedt, allegedly purchased a “substantial” number of Scania shares just three weeks prior to a Volkswagen share offer.

Revealed: Skeletons in the VW/ Scania/MAN closet!

Things are extremely interesting at Volkswagen right now. The rumour-mongers are having a field day, with accusations of insider trading and poaching of senior executives flying fast and furious …

   
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