Scania wins German Telematics Prize again

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Scania Fleet Management and Tachograph Services have been awarded the German Telematics Prize 2018 and thereby defends its title in the Telematics for Trucks category. 

Scania Fleet Management and Tachograph Services have been awarded the German Telematics Prize 2018. The jury praised the overall performance. Clear and simple operations as well as very high user-friendliness were decisive factors. The user interface helps drivers in just a few clicks to swiftly reach desired results and get the most out of the system.

“We are highly gratified to receive this prestigious prize,” says Mattias Lundholm, Head of Connected Services and Solutions at Scania. “The fact that Scania has once again been selected as winner is evidence of the fact that we continuously work to improve our telematics to provide even more advantages for owners and drivers.”

Scania Fleet Management supports fleet managers in optimising their vehicles. The service helps increase the fleet’s productivity and efficiency, reduce costs and improve profitability. The system is available as standard in all new Scania vehicles and after activation, the customer immediate receives access to the fleet data.

Connectivity for all brands

Scania Fleet Management and Scania Tachograph Services can be installed in commercial vehicles from all manufacturers, which enables customers to monitor their entire fleet.

With Scania Tachograph Services, the driver card can automatically be downloaded and data stored while driving. It also provides secure data archiving and analysis. The easy-to-use reports give comprehensive insights into driver activity and vehicle usage. Scania Tachograph Services help fleet operators maximise uptime and comply with regulatory requirements.

Through regular analysis, the efficiency of the fleet can be sustainably increased and processes in the fleet control can be optimised, Scania Fleet Management and Tachograph Services are based on service packages that are available to the customer with a range of functions and reports. In addition to the vehicle position, detailed vehicle data and online service planning, the telematics system also offers comprehensive analyses of vehicles and drivers.

There are currently more than 290,000 connected Scania vehicles on the road worldwide.

For more information, please contact:

Mattias Lundholm, Head of Connected Services and Solutions, Scania.

E-mail: [email protected]

Tel: +46 8 553 702 96

Scania is a world leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2016, we delivered 73,100 trucks, 8,300 buses as well as 7,800 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled nearly SEK 104 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 46,000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH. For more information visit


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Sarah Thompson

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Sarah is a financial reporter, focusing on technology, national security, and policing. Before joining Daily Telescope she worked as a staff writer at Fast Company and spent two years as a foreign correspondent in Turkey. Her work has been published in Al Jazeera America, The Nation, Vice News, Motherboard, and many other outlets.
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