Croner, saving you the most precious resource of all: Time. Go the extra mile with the truck that makes every moment count.


Wide range of choices to keep every type of business on schedule.

Croner is a versatile medium and heavy-duty truck platform you can rely on. Two models and a wide choice of wheelbases combine to offer up to 18 different basic configurations with additional driveline, PTO and job-specific customisation. Croner will get the job done.


Better fuel efficiency for optimised operating hours

UD Trucks prides itself in offering you the package that suits your needs. Croner uses fuel efficiently and without waste. Using less fuel every minute means going further and longer at lower cost. Fuel efficiency of the new high torque GHE engine, and the standard automatic transmission is optimised by UD's on board fuel coaching system.



More space, comfort and convenience for drivers all the time

Croner’s cabin has been designed to be the perfect ‘office’ for drivers, with a pleasant overall appearance, logical control scheme and numerous features for driver comfort and convenience.


Built to be safe and secure

UD Trucks leaves nothing to chance and that includes safety. Croner’s active and passive safety features protect your company’s precious resources – the people, the fleet, and the customer’s cargo – as well as the surrounding traffic.



Engineered to be reliable and durable

With Croner we have created a reliable and durable truck, built with proven robust components without compromising on quality. It’s an enduring and easily serviced truck, so you'll spend less time on maintenance and more time making money on the road. Each component is the result of years of development and harsh stress testing.


Maximise uptime with UD Extra Mile Support

UD Extra Mile Support is everything you need to make the most out of every moment. From service and parts to on-road support, driver training and telematics, it’s our complete solution that you can rely on to keep your truck running. We believe in going the extra mile to support you wherever you are – or wherever your fleet may be.


Factory built, medium duty tippers

UD Trucks NZ now has a factory built medium duty tipper that is ready to work. The Croner PK 18 280, 4x2 Tipper comes standard with an Allison 3000 fully automatic transmission, enabling an impressive 6,600kg payload capacity with 1050Nm of torque from its 6 cylinder powerplant. Its high-quality tipper body is made by Steelmer, manufactured using a New Zealand class leading combination of 6mm thick steel floor and 4mm steel in the sides, door, and headboard.