Tatratrucks.com - http://www.tatratrucks.com// en Denmark to purchase CAESAR howitzers on the Tatra chassis <p>The tender for new howitzers for the Danish army was awarded to the French company Nexter Systems for the CAESAR 8x8 on the Tatra chassis. Deliveries are to be made by the end of this decade. This is the first project where the Tatra chassis has been projected as a new weapons platform for a Western member of NATO.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/denmark-to-purchase-caesar-howitzers-on-the-tatra-chassis/ Martin Šustek is to lead Sales and Marketing for Tatra, who also becomes a new member of the Board of Directors <p>The position of Chief Commercial Officer in TATRA TRUCKS with responsibility for the sales, marketing and aftersales service strategy and management is now occupied by the former Purchasing director Martin Šustek, who also becomes a member of the Board of Directors.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/martin-sustek-is-to-lead-sales-and-marketing-for-tatra-who-also-becomes-a-new-member-of-the-board-of-directors/ The CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP holding and TATRA TRUCKS truck maker will attend the IDEX 2017 defense exhibition <p>Between 19 and 23 February 2017, one of the largest fairs of defense technologies and equipment will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP holding and TATRA TRUCKS truck maker will be among the exhibitors.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/the-czechoslovak-group-holding-and-tatra-trucks-truck-maker-will-attend-the-idex-2017-defense-exhibition/ FORCE armoured cab <p>A completely new armoured cab designed for special vehicle models was put into production together with introducing FORCE modernized cabs in the so-called soft design. The armoured cabs are installed on the vehicles directly in the Kopřivnice factory, sharing interior elements with the “soft version”.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/force-armoured-cab/ Radek Strouhal named new CEO of TATRA TRUCKS <p>On 1st February 2017 former CFO Radek Strouhal will become CEO of TATRA TRUCKS after more than three successful years at the head of the truck maker's financial department.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/radek-strouhal-named-new-ceo-of-tatra-trucks/ The one thousandth TATRA PHOENIX produced <p>The TATRA PHOENIX rage of heavy trucks experienced a number of major events in just the past year. One of them was achieving the milestone of one thousand units produced.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/the-one-thousandth-tatra-phoenix-produced/ TATRA racing trucks are at the finish <p>The thirty-ninth anniversary of the toughest competition in the world, 2017 Dakar, is a thing of the past. The marathon desert rally through three countries of Northwest Africa has finished its ninth run in Dakar, the capital of Senegal.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/tatra-racing-trucks-are-at-the-finish/ TATRA TRUCKS produced 1,326 vehicles in 2016 Production has grown by 56 percent year-on-year <p>In 2016, the TATRA TRUCKS truckmaker produced a total of 1,326 vehicles, with all manufactured vehicles already sold. As a result, it's the first time since 2008 that Tatra exceeded the symbolic production milestone of 1,000 vehicles and managed to increase production by more than 50 percent on a year-on-year basis.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/tatra-trucks-produced-1-326-vehicles-in-2016-production-has-grown-by-56-percent-year-on-year/ DAKAR 2017 has started! <p>The thirty-ninth year of the world's most prestigious competition, 2017 Dakar Rally, kicked off in Asuncion, Paraguay. Three racing rally trucks will represent our TATRA brand in the rally. The TATRA Buggyra Racing Team set off for the track of the South-American Dakar with two special TATRA PHOENIX racing trucks and support of three vehicles of the same range, including truck variants with the Euro VI engine.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/dakar-2017-has-started/ Africa Eco Race 2017 – started! <p>The ninth year of the Euro-African competition in the footsteps and style of the founder of the famous Dakar, Thierry Sabine, has "launched" racers into real timed stages. The traditional TATRA trump card in the African-fire is Ing. Tomas Tomeček, a triple winner of AER. This year, however, there's another racing TATRA truck appearing on the competition tracks.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/africa-eco-race-2017-started/ Second Year of "Design Your Own Tatra" contest has just begun <p>The Kopřivnice-based truckmaker TATRA TRUCKS announces the second edition of the successful project "Design Your Own Tatra", supporting not only the technical education in the Czech Republic and the public's interest in it, but also contributes to the Czech industry development. Within the contest, all participants may design the Tatra trucks or their sub-assemblies.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/second-year-of-design-your-own-tatra-contest-has-just-begun/ PF 2017 <p>Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/pf-2017/ 2017 Annual Calendar <p>In 2017, TATRA will celebrate an important anniversary - 120 years of manufacturing vehicles with combustion engines. On this occasion, the Calendar was created with thirteen selected vehicle models and NW and TATRA brands representing the most important milestones in the development of trucks and cars from Kopřivnice.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/2017-annual-calendar/ Championship title! <p>TATRA is the only truck maker in the world that can boast of championship titles in Europe and China. The first one it got fifteen years ago, and the second one this year.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/championship-title/ Disc brakes on TATRA vehicles <p>One of the major technical innovations this year is the possibility to equip the selected vehicles of TERRN01, PHOENIX and FORCE model lines with disc brakes.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/disc-brakes-on-tatra-vehicles/ TATRA EXPORT Ltd. defended the certificate AQAP 2110 <p>TATRA has existed for more than 160 years. For the whole of this period our products have been characterized by high quality and reliability. To continue this tradition<strong> </strong>we have introduced the Quality Management System.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/tatra-export-s-r-o-defended-the-certificate-aqap-2110/ Visit to Tatra Kopřivnice by the Chief of General Staff <p>Accompanied by other officials of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic and the Czech Army, the Chief of General Staff of the Czech Army, Army Gen. Josef Becvar, visited the TATRA TRUCKS truck maker and TATRA DEFENCE VEHICLE arms factory in Koprivnice on Wednesday.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/visit-to-tatra-koprivnice-by-the-chief-of-general-staff/ TATRA TRUCKS as the General Partner of the 2016 World Championship in Fire Sport <p>This year's 12th World Championship will be held from 14 to 21 August 2016 at the Municipal Stadium in Ostrava Vitkovice and TATRA TRUCKS will be presented to the public at the venue of this major sporting event.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/tatra-trucks-as-the-general-partner-of-the-2016-world-championship-in-fire-sport/ Tatra Trucks in the 2016 Silk Way Rally <p>As the only Czech team in the race, Bonver Dakar Project is participating in the challenging long-distance 2016 Silk Way Rally, which began in Moscow’s Red Square with a presentation of the racing teams on the podium. Drivers Tomas Vratny and Artur Ardavicus are entering the race with TATRA JAMAL vehicles.</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/tatra-trucks-in-the-2016-silk-way-rally/ The SATR certification audit in TATRA TRUCKS a.s. <p>A certification audit "SATR Certification of Vehicles" by the Cross-sectoral Fund, Russian Federation, took place in TATRA TRUCKS a.s. on 15–17 June 2016</p> http://www.tatratrucks.com/about-the-company/press-and-media/news/the-satr-certification-audit-in-tatra-trucks-a-s/