Visitors to Keltruck, Europe’s largest independent Scania dealer, over the next few months will have the opportunity to win themselves a limited edition Scania XT mug, just for talking a selfie.

Keltruck is auctioning off its high-spec Scania XT static demonstrator, in the hope of raising a significant sum of money for someone’s favourite charity and is currently taking the vehicle on a tour around its dealerships. As part of this, it is also running a social media competition, where anyone who takes a selfie in front of the vehicle while visiting a Keltruck dealership and then publishes it with the hashtags #KeltruckXT #ScaniaUK and will receive a limited edition Scania XT mug.

They will also automatically be entered into a competition to win an iPad, with the winner being drawn at random at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July.

The XT R500 NA High Roof 6×2 tractor, which comes complete with a host of factory options and aftermarket Kelsa light bars, has just commenced a tour of 16 of Keltruck’s 18 UK sites (see venues and dates below). During the four-month tour, which includes a stop-off at the Tip-ex Show in Harrogate (31 May – 2 June), Keltruck will be inviting people to place sealed bids for the truck.

By his own admission, Keltruck’s new and used sales director Dave Morgan said he got a “deal” on the truck from Scania GB. He said Keltruck just wants to recoup its costs, and “not make a penny on the deal”. With this in mind, the truck has the potential to raise a substantial sum for the buyer’s preferred charity.

The truck keys, and the charity cheque, will both be handed over at Convoy in the Park.

Keltruck’s XT static demo tour

From                        To
Cross Hands           1 March 8 March
Cardiff                     9 March 15 March
Caldicott                 16 March 22 March
Ross-on-Wye         23 March 29 March
Cheltenham            30 March 5 April
Droitwich                6 April 12 April
Tamworth               13 April 19 April
Coventry                  20 April 26 April
Burton                      27 April 3 May
Groby                        4 May 10 May
Sutton-in-Ashfield 11 May 17 May
Nottingham            18 May 24 May
Newark                    25 May 29 May
Tip-ex Harrogate   30 May 4 June
Groby                        4 June 11 June
Willenhall                12 June 19 June
West Bromwich 20 June 30 June

This article was first published on Truckanddriver.co.uk

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