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Iveco to start selling gas-powered trucks in Japan

Italian truck manufacturer Iveco has started marketing its Stralis NP400 gas-powered HGV in Japan
By Staff reporter 15 May 2018 0 30868

Italian truck manufacturer Iveco has started marketing its Stralis NP400 gas-powered HGV in Japan, according to Just-Auto.

Iveco plans to expand the LNG-fuelled trucking business in Japan following the signing of a memorandum of understanding last year between the European Commission and Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

The Stralis can run on LNG or CNG but is designed for longer-haul trips for which LNG is more suitable. Iveco is also marketing a range of smaller commercial vehicles that are...