After a hiatus of five years, the sustainable road transport trade show BedrijfsautoRAI is well and truly back on the map. The renewed exhibition concept was well received by both exhibitors and visitors, as shown by reactions from the participants and the preliminary results of the visitor survey. The exhibition took place in Amsterdam RAI from Tuesday 17 to Saturday 21 April, attracting a total of 46,690 visitors and culminating with an extremely busy Drivers’ Day.
The next edition of BedrijfsautoRAI will take place in Amsterdam RAI from 8 to 12 April 2014
Volvo Mean Green truck with a green color, the fastest hybrid in the world with volvo mean green hybrid, will try to reach speeds exceeding 260km/h. On April 27 at Wendover Airfield in Utah, USA, to try and beat his own world speed record set just last year by ‘Mean Green driver, Boije Ovebrink. Volvo builds a hybrid currently holds the speed record at 500 yards standing, standing kilometer and flying mile – standard international rate.
This Volvo Mean Green hybrid Truck fastest truck in the world in total, the average Green pumps out 2100 horsepower, large and nearly 6779 Nm of torque – the 200 horsepower and 1200 Nm of torque from the electric motor. Aerodynamics also plays an important role in achieving the highest speed, so the designers chose the North American Volvo VN cab and sculpted aerodynamic optimal shape for the Volvo Mean Green hybrid.Green means the feature modified versions of the following components of the production Volvo: Volvo hybrid motor, battery hybrid Volvo, Volvo D16 diesel engines, Volvo I-Shift automated manual transmission.
BedrijfsautoRAI is the leading platform for sustainable road transport in the Netherlands. In addition to trucks and vans, the biennial exhibition also showcases trailers, specialised vehicles, spare parts, accessoires and transport solutions. BedrijfsautoRAI 2012 takes place from Tuesday 17 to Saturday 21 April 2012 in the Europacomplex of Amsterdam RAI. On top of this, an open air exhibition will take place on the terrain next to the RAI featuring demonstrations and live product presentations.
On Tuesday and Wednesday BedrijfsautoRAI will be open from 11.00 to 18.00 hours. On Thursday and Friday opening hours are from 11.00 to 22.00 hours. On Saturday (Truck Drivers Day) opening hours are from 10.00 to 17.00 hours.
During 2012 BedrijfsautoRAI Innovation Award Special vehicles awarded. Watch the movie.