MAN has to compete with Iveco for the 2019 truck of the year contest when both of their renewed series will enter the market next year. Most likely both brands will go for a new name as well. Hopefully, both designs will have a little bit more character.......
The Paccar MX13 is still using pushrods, most of its competitors including the new Paccar MX11 are using an overhead camshaft. Though the MX13 seems to be old-fashioned its powerful and offers excellent fuel usage figures to its owners.
A nice Scania combo run by a machine trading company from Belgium. The truck and the mid axled trailer are purpose designed for the job. The Scania is equipped wi8th a full body kit with storage bins for chains, spanners etceteras
A Volvo FE cattle truck heading south on the Dutch A50 between Apeldoorn and Arnhem. The day cabbed Volvo is loaded with a number of pigs. Transport of livestock is heavily regulated within the EU, its simply not everybody's job.
General haulage company Tielman is located in Kloosterzande in the south-west of the Netherlands. The company has a long history, its livery is more or less the same for decades. This nice Volvo FH Globetrotter combo was spotted on the A28 near Zwolle.
Dirk Verhoek is one of the owner drivers running a charter for Klomp Zwolle. The latter is a haulage company located n Zwolle. The Volvo combo is loaded with the main beam of a heavy excavator. The heavy cargo is fastened with chains and spanners.