Continental and French toll specialist Axxès announced an interesting collaboration aimed at managing toll payment via tachograph, thus making the so-called OBUs (on-board units) superfluous. All this is made possible by exploiting tachograph data and the new plug and play device VDO Link.
Ekoenergetyka's Axon Easy 400 all-in-one DC charging stations has got maximum charging power of 400 kW. The new charging system results from Ekoenergetyka’s experience and continuous work to improve the previous versions of the Axon chargers, now employed in at least 25 European countries.
It is not good news for truck and bus manufacturers, who relied on public fundings in order to boost e-vehicle sales in Germany. Indeed, the Government used to subsidize the purchase of heavy-duty vehicles with alternative drives so to cover about 80 percent of the price difference compared to a die...
The only European awards addressed to sustainable commercial vehicles are divided into three categories: Tractor with GVW up to 44 ton, Distribution with GVW up to 26 ton and Van with GVW up to 3,5 ton.