Scania Delivers World’s First Euro 6 Gas Truck

  Scania Delivers World’s First Euro 6 Gas Truck

Business Wire

SÖDERTÄLJE, Sweden -- June 20, 2013

Scania has delivered the first gas truck complying with the Euro 6 emission
legislation to a customer. Bring Logistics is a major Nordic player with a
declared ambition of offering its customers the latest environmental
solutions.

“We are keen to give our customers access to the latest in environmental
technology. Euro 6 is the new standard we are offering our customers, entering
into force from next year,” says Arne Karlsson, President of Bring Frigo Åkeri
AB. “The new distribution truck from Scania has impressive performance and,
running on biogas, the emissions are very low of both harmful substances and
CO2.”

Scania's gas engines are designed to provide the same performance as a diesel
engine. Power ratings for Euro 6 are 280 and 340 hp. The torque ratings of
1,350 and 1,600 Nm are what makes these engines stand out as exceptional in
the industry.

Scania is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for
heavy transport applications, and of industrial and marine engines.
Service-related products account for a growing proportion of the company’s
operations, assuring Scania customers of cost-effective transport solutions
and maximum uptime Scania also offers financial services. Employing some
38,600 people, the company operates in about 100 countries. Research and
development activities are concentrated in Sweden, while production takes
place in Europe and South America, with facilities for global interchange of
both components and complete vehicles. In 2012, net sales totalled SEK 79.6
billion and net income amounted to SEK 6.6 billion. Scania press releases are
available on www.scania.com(http://www.scania.com/se)

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Contact:

Scania
Hans-Åke Danielsson
Press Manager
tel. +46703468811
 
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