Interview: Pierre Lahutte, Iveco Brand President

Martin Kahl talks to Iveco about its decision to go diesel-free at the 2018 IAA, and why the truck manufacturer believes natural gas to be the solution to clean HD trucking

For the 2018 IAA, Iveco made a bold decision: to attend a diesel-heavy truck show with a diesel-free stand.

“Quitting diesel is like quitting smoking. We’ve gone for zero diesel,” Pierre Lahutte, Iveco Brand President told at the show, adding, “It’s a revolution – we’re making history here.” Liquefied and compressed natural gas (NG) offerings accompanied electric vehicles on what Iveco claims was the first ever manufacturer stand at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show to be 100% diesel-free….