Iveco has presented the new stars of its Extra-Heavy, Heavy and Medium ranges, along with highlights from its Iveco Astra and Iveco Bus brands at the Johannesburg International Motor Show 2013 (JIMS).
The campaign will host a series of launches for the local African market with focus placed on the arrival of the latest Extra-Heavy range vehicles: the new Stralis Hi-Way and the new Trakker. The Heavy duty Eurocargo also has its preview in Johannesburg, ahead of its official launch scheduled for next year here in South Africa.
The following vehicles are showcased at the Expo the new Stralis Hi-Way Euro V; a new Trakker with a Hi Land 6×4 cab; a new Trakker with a Hi Land 6×4 rigid cab; a new Euro III Eurocargo for the African market; a current 14-tonne Eurocargo; a 65-seater front engine bus; a Daily 4×4 with a chassis cab; a Daily Euro IV luxury Minibus; and a Daily Euro IV panel van.
In addition to product highlights, the Iveco stand also features an area dedicated to FPT Industrial Cursor and Tector engine technology. A 4×4 area dedicated to the Daily4Africa experience showcases two 4×4 Daily vehicles that recently completed a 12,000 km road safety campaign journey across southern Africa. Two 4×4 instructors are present in this area to take visitors on a tour of the stand and promote Iveco’s road safety initiative in collaboration with the FIA’s (FÃ©dÃ©ration Internationale de l’Automobile) Action for Road Safety Campaign. The Daily4Africa 4×4 vehicles are also accompanied by professional drivers to take visitors on a tour of the outdoor 4×4 area.
Iveco’s aftersales and financing services are also represented to enable visitors to learn more about the various services and product assistance packages, original spare parts and accessories offered for the entire product line-up.