Truck of the future report by TNO Netherlands

WABCO collaborated with TNO Netherlands and several other parties to see what the truck of the future would look like. Effects on fuel consumption, feasibility and cost effectiveness are topics discussed in the research.


Commissioned by the ministry of infrastructure and environment, the report informs companies on the future of savings in logistics. Lorries have a significant impact on total CO2 emissions. Fuel saving opportunities are not implemented by all companies due to uncertainties about effectiveness and reliability. This report serves as part of the action plan ‘future truck’.

WABCO helped in the part of sidewings, their test results are used to determine payback time and savings. Rated on experience, feasibility, trustworthiness and safety, the future user gains quick insight on the impact of implementing this feature.

The whole report can be read in Dutch on (here )

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