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The highlight of the Australian launch of UD Quon in November 2017 was the test
drives for dealers, customers and media.
Engaged competitors in Bangalore, India.
PHOTO: UD TRUCKS
the latest UD Quon
WITH THE BOLD statement of
“Best Japanese Truck”, UD Trucks
has launched the all-new UD Quon
heavy-duty truck on the Australian
market. Communication related to the
launch has focused on how this truck
combines the best of three worlds:
UD Trucks Japanese heritage of
manufacturing quality, adaptation of
Volvo Group’s latest technologies, and
Volvo Group Australia’s strong dealer
network. The all-new Quon will be sold
through Volvo Group Australia’s multibranded
dealership and its partners,
which has 39 sales and service
locations throughout the country.
GROUP IT HACKATHONS are becoming
increasingly popular. Since the first
contest of this type was launched three
years ago in Wroclaw, Poland, some
15 events have been held in different
parts of the world. The picture is from a
Hackathon in Bangalore, India, last year.
In this type of contest, IT specialists
compete to create software prototypes on
a given theme within a limited time frame.
Many of the solutions have then been put
to use in different parts of the Volvo Group.
RENAULT TRUCKS T High
Edition has received the
German Design Council’s
prestigious German Design
Award 2018 in the Transport
category. The award was
presented at the Ambiente Fair
THE RECENTLY launched in Frankfurt in February.
Mack Anthem is now even
more fun. In cooperation
with Mack Trucks, LEGO
has produced a Mack
Anthem Technic LEGO set
with which you can build
both the Anthem and a
Mack LR refuse truck.
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