July 21, 2017 5:01 PM ET

Machinery

Company Overview of UD Trucks Corporation

Company Overview

UD Trucks Corporation manufactures and markets diesel engines, trucks, and special-purpose vehicles. The company offers light-, medium-, and heavy-duty diesel trucks; and parts, service, and support. It also provides installment sale, maintenance lease, and financial and related services for vehicle and other products. The company also provides trucks, key rings, laser engraved paperweights, stickers, patches, and more through its online store. It offers its products through dealers in Japan and internationally. The company was formerly known as Nissan Diesel Motor Co. Ltd. and changed its name to UD Trucks Corporation in February 2010. The company was founded in 1935 and is based in Saitama...

1-1, Ageo-shi

Saitama,  362-8523

Japan

Founded in 1935

Phone:

81 48 781 2301

Fax:

81 48 781 6349

Key Executives for UD Trucks Corporation

President and Director
Age: 64
Chief Executive Officer of Volvo and President of Volvo
Age: 66
Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor and President of Nissan Motor
Age: 63
President and Chief Executive Officer of UD Trucks Corporation, Region Korea
Senior Vice President and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

UD Trucks Corporation Key Developments

UD Trucks Launches All-New Quon

UD Trucks Launched the All-new Quon, Representing a Full Model Change for UD Trucks' Heavy-duty. The all-new Quon with associated services now moves UD Trucks into a stronger position in the truck industry. Combining fuel efficiency with dynamism and drivability, the all-new Quon offers an unparalleled driveline that delivers a smooth, stress-free and comfortable ride. Quon is equipped with advanced safety features protects the driver and cargo, but also cares for the safety of the vehicle's surroundings. The all-new Quon has multiple unique features that combined takes trucking in Japan to an unprecedented performance level. Drivability-to support the driver: The cockpit has been redesigned around the way it feels to use it, with operability and visibility ergonomically reengineered from the ground up. The new ESCOT-VI electronically controlled automatic transmission adopts a simple, easy-to-use straight shift pattern, further advancing the Quon's unrivaled operability. Fuel efficiency: The fuel-efficient, powerful and clean 11-liter GH11 engine complies with Japanese 2016 exhaust gas regulations, and all models achieves +5% over the 2015 fuel economy standards for heavy vehicles in Japan. Safety: The all-new Quon amongst others features the UD Trucks Traffic Eye Brake system (collision mitigation braking), which uses high-precision radar and a cabin-mounted camera for dual-monitoring of the road ahead, as well as advanced driver assistance systems including Driver Alert Support. Productivity: Every component has been refined to realize an overall lighter vehicle, while achieving gains in load-carrying capacity of up to 200kg depending on the model. Uptime: The all-new Quon represents a further upgrade in vehicle reliability and durability. It is easier to maintain, with a reduced number of parts requiring regular replacement and longer service intervals on genuine parts.

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