The 510 hp variant of MAN’s flagship truck received the prestigious award in the category of semi-trailer tractors at Italy Ecomondo, one of the Europe leading trade fairs for the sustainable and regenerative circular economy.
The jury, made up of the best journalists specializing in international trade, hailed the TGX 18.510 as being particularly fuel-efficient, efficient and environmentally friendly. This title is one of the many international awards that the new generation of MAN trucks has already won since its market launch in February 2020, including the International Truck of the Year 2021 as well as design awards such as the Red Dot Design and the German Design Award.
MAN TGX 18.510 is “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2022”
The MAN TGX 18.510 receives the award in the tractor-trailer category at Ecomondo
In addition to “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2022”, the MAN TGX has won numerous other international awards since being selected as “International Truck of the Year 2021”
âThe Sustainable Truck of the Year 2022 award for the MAN TGX is a particularly important new achievement, as it honors our focus on environmentally friendly and sustainable transport solutions that make the daily activities of our customers demanding and hectic. as simple, safe and effective as possible. The consistently positive feedback we have received from customers, experts and the public for our new generation of trucks since its market launch makes us very proud and inspires us to continue on this path â, says Goran Nyberg, member of the board of directors for sales and customer solutions at MAN Truck and Bus.
The “Sustainable Truck of the Year” competition, now in its sixth year, was launched by the Italian magazine ‘Vado e Torno’, specializing in sustainable transport issues. The focus is on sustainability innovations for road freight transport that are already available on the market. The coveted prize is awarded in three categories – road tractor, distribution and van – based on a detailed rating concept for durability and efficiency. This takes into account not only the reduction of emissions, but also other aspects of the vehicle’s impact on the environment, the safety and quality of life of people, as well as the sustainability of the entire production cycle. . Aspects of user comfort are also included in the assessment. The jury therefore justified its vote for the MAN TGX 18.510: âThe latest generation of the MAN TGX has raised the bar in terms of quality and efficiency. Even more refined aerodynamics improve airflow for the benefit of reduced drag, resulting in fuel savings and reduced emissions. Efficient kinematics are ensured by the proven 12.4 liter engine developing 510 hp in combination with the TipMatic transmission. The comfortable and functional cabin is designed to make you feel at home both while driving and during breaks on board. ‘
From “International Truck of the Year 2021” to “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2022”: New Generation of MAN Trucks Wins Numerous Awards
In addition to the “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2022”, the new generation of MAN trucks has received many other awards since its market launch. For example, the new MAN TGX won the coveted title of âInternational Truck of the Year 2021â the same year it made its debut on the market. The international jury from 25 countries recognized the MAN TGX as particularly advanced in terms of driving comfort, quality of work and life, safety, fuel economy, connectivity, innovative services and operating philosophy and display. The ITOY award was followed by a number of national awards presented by commercial vehicle journalists, drivers or readers of trade magazines. MAN received two awards in Russia: âBest Utility Vehicle of the Yearâ for the new MAN TGX and âDump Truck of the Year 2021â for the new MAN TGS 33.510 6×6 BB. In Poland, readers of the Polski Traker commercial vehicle magazine found that the MAN TGX not only offers the driver an optimal workplace, but also makes the haulier’s job easier with significantly reduced operating costs. In Lithuania, drivers and a panel of experts tested various trucks during a two-day event. Finally, the new MAN TGX was named âLithuanian Truck of the Yearâ. On behalf of the German magazine VerkehrsRundschau, a market research institute determined the most popular brands in the transport and logistics sector in Germany for the ‘Image Prize’. In the âTrucks up to 18 tonnesâ category, the fleet managers interviewed praised the comfort, attention to the driver and the safety of the new MAN TGL and TGM. Readers of the commercial vehicle magazines “lastauto omnibus”, “FERNFAHRER” and “trans aktuell” were also impressed with the new generation of MAN trucks and voted the new MAN TGM, TGS and TGX the best commercial vehicles in their categories. respective. The MAN TGX also impressed the design experts with, among other things, the particularly practical design of the driver’s workplace. It won a Red Dot at the Red Dot Design Award, two iF Design Awards and a gold medal at the German Design Award.
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