In the process, it has unveiled a fleet of Stralis Euro VI Natural Power trucks purchased from Industrial Vehicles Corp. (Iveco). Running on liquefied natural gas, the vehicles make up the largest gas-powered truck fleet of its kind in France, XPO claimed. It has taken possession of 31 Stralis tractors from Iveco at the Bondoufle launch, expanding from a fleet of five gas-powered tractors already in use in the country. Serving as a central hub in XPO’s French distribution network, the Bondoufle branch will dispatch pallet deliveries to central Paris and the southern Ile-de-France region, and will collect pallets from the region for shipment throughout France.
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