Factors behind the demand for trucks
In the Pickup category, there is a need for capabilities and driving systems, sophisticated driving, and the ability to work under difficult working conditions and climate.
Depending on transmission type, the market has segments of Automatic Transmission, Semi-Automatic Transmission, and Manual Transmission and there will be the fastest growth in Saudi Arabia in semi-automatic transmissions. At present any right vehicle, with the right technology, having the new environmental standards will make a mark and achieve fantastic progress in the kingdom. There is a lot of interest in the Gulf for all new technologies.
There is a great and trustworthy presence of Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, in the commercial vehicle business with a vision of driving modernization in the commercial transport business in India. It is ace at providing business solutions to many stakeholders. The 5.3T payload truck delivers non-stop performance and has impressive and unmatched fuel mileage and offers superior uptime and low maintenance, with the features of enhanced driver efficiency and safety. There is an impressive demand for Volvo FH16 which is noted for being the best and offers power to work efficiently and with a high degree of comfort that makes it all less of a strain. It performs the heaviest assignments.
Volvo FH, is known for providing total transport solutions in the medium to heavy-duty segment and offers extensive support to customers.
Volvo FM is the first choice of active drivers and has earned a name for excellent comfort with agility, convenience and outstanding visibility. It negotiates busy highways has a lower environmental footprint.
Volvo FMX is robust and has the pride of running smoothly in challenging conditions. It tackles tough terrain, offers more space and excellent visibility. It handles the tough assignments easily.
Tata Motors also has a sizable share in the market and its 7 Tonner Cargo Truck is creating waves there. It is an efficient solution for the transport of light cargo with superior fuel efficiency, faster turnaround time, and improved tyres. There are additional features of safety and better drivability.
The trucks of Mercedes Benz and Man Trucks work across all areas of the value chain, provide planning before the project with an apt supply of vehicles over the project’s life, and offer extended service and training support.
Renault Trucks also has a wide range of vehicles in the kingdom. It caters to various applications in construction, including concrete mixers with a maximum 12m³ mixer volume, and comes in many configurations.
Scania is ideal for long haulage and meet all the requirements of the construction industries, It has a strong presence in the markets, and there is cost efficiency.
We may say that Saudi Arabia has a thriving market and with the electrification of this sector, diversity especially in electric vehicles will be a viable option to tackle climate change that will drive innovations.