Scania South Africa recognised for HIV prevention work

Scania South Africa’s work to prevent the further spread of HIV/AIDS has won the Swedish Workplace HIV/AIDS Programme’s (SWHAP) Most Comprehensive Programme Achievement Award 2014.

Scania’s Argentine plant boosts exports to Europe

Following a major upgrade in 2013, Scania’s transmission components plant in Tucumán, Argentina, has increased its exports to Europe by 600 percent. The achievement comes as the plant prepares to celebrate 40 years of operation in 2016.

Lars Sondergård wins Scania’s Young Truck Driver Competition

Lars Sondergård from Denmark won the exciting Young European Truck Driver final. The competition was decided in Södertälje, Sweden, on Saturday afternoon and attracted close to 10,000 spectators. Lars Sondergård, who participated in the YETD final for the second time, beat 25 other talented young professional drivers from countries throughout Europe.

Increased focus on road safety in the 6th biennial Young European Truck Driver final

Tomorrow (Friday, 24 April), 26 of Europe’s best young truck drivers will begin their battle to win Scania’s Young European Truck Driver (YETD) competition 2015 at Scania in Södertälje, Sweden. The winner will be announced on Saturday after an exciting head-to-head precision driving event featuring the three best finalists. This year’s global driver competitions attracted more than 100,000 participants, which is a new record.


Scania Interim Report, January–March 2015

Scania’s sales rose to SEK 22.3 billion and earnings for the first quarter amounted to SEK 2,245 m. Positive currency rate effects were offset by lower vehicle deliveries, mainly attributable to Latin America and Eurasia. 

Per Hallberg to be appointed acting President and CEO

Martin Lundstedt, President and CEO has decided to leave Scania. “We respect Martin Lundstedt’s decision to leave the company and wish to thank him for his successful efforts to further develop and strengthen Scania’s strong market position during his years as President and CEO,” says Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of the Scania Board of […]