01/10/2016THE DUAL CAB CHASSIS VARIANT OF THE IVECO DAILY IS TRYING TO MASTER THE AGE-OLD BALANCING ACT BETWEEN LIGHT TRUCK VERSATILITY AND CAR-LIKE PERFORMANCE. HOW FAR CAN IT STRETCH?
In the past, when crew cab light trucks were predominantly used in the road service industry, they were typically underpowered, tight and uncomfortable. With the new 50C version of …
28/09/2016PINING FOR THE DAYS WHERE 4X4s WERE TOUGH AND SHORTS WERE SHORT? IVECO HAS YOU COVERED.
Forget brand allegiance for a minute. Forget about the cool builds you’ve seen in magazines. Forget about the undoubtedly hilarious stickers of Calvin relieving himself on someone else’s brand of 4X4. Forget it all for just one minute and imagine. …
23/08/20162016 IVECO DAILY 4X4 OFF-ROAD REVIEW
When you think rugged off-road vehicles, one of the last ones that comes to mind, for most people, is the 2016 Iveco Daily 4×4.
Iveco hopes to change that with the latest iteration of the Iveco Daily 4×4, which features a raft of changes, along with incredible off-road credentials and huge …
01/08/2016THE LARGEST DAILY IN THE IVECO RANGE OFFERS MORE THAN JUST VAN APPEAL
There’s a world of difference in how various manufacturers describe their products, and what may be considered a large van by one maker could well fall into the small category of another rival manufacturer.
That description is never likely to be a …
01/08/2016IVECO’S DAILY 35-170 TEMPTS THE DRIVER WITH A RANGE OF HIGH-LEVEL OPTIONS
There have been some productive changes in the way that Italian van and truck maker, IVECO, has been faring in the Australian market, all largely due to the increasing oversight of its business by its parent company, Case New Holland Industrial.
In the …
01/08/2016HONDA SHOWS IT’S OPEN TO NEW SUGGESTIONS WHEN IT COMES TO TAKING THE TEAM TO THE RACETRACK
Usually when people find out what I do, they ask the same question: “So what truck would YOU buy?” The answer is always the same, being that it depends on the job you want to do with it.
A big bonneted road train prime …
06/07/2016IN A CONGESTED FIELD OF HIGH CLASS EUROPEAN CAB-IVERS, IVECO’S STRALIS HAS ITS ATTRACTIONS FOR THOSE WILLING TO FOCUS ON POTENTIAL RATHER THAN PERCEPTION, AS THE LATEST AS-L SERIES II MODEL SHOWS.
Let's face it, anyone in the market for a European cab-over is these days spoilt for choice. Without putting too fine a point on it, it's a field full of …
06/07/2016AFTER A LITTLE WAIT, PRIME MOVER WAS FINALLY ABLE TO PUT THE IVECO STRALIS WITH THE REVAMPED CURSOR II ENGINE TO THE TEST IN A REAL LIFE SCENARIO. WILL THE SHOW-STOPPER BE ABLE TO PERFORM UNDER PRESSURE?
Put together for the 2015 Brisbane Show, the Maranellored Stralis Series II Iveco showcased last May was loaded up with bling. But, one essential …
01/02/2016WITH DECADES OF JAPANESE DURABILITY DOMINATING THE LIGHT-DUTY TIPPER MARKET, IVECO’S LUNGE WITH A DAILY THREE-WAY TIPPER WON’T BE AN EASY HAUL, BUT THIS CLASSY CONTENDER COULD BE RIGHT ON THE MONEY.
For the most part, light-duty tippers contesting the Australian market share a number of historic, completely obvious and totally fundamental …
01/12/2015SPECIALIST 4X4 CAB CHASSIS VEHICLES ARE AVAILABLE FROM A NUMBER OF MANUFACTURERS IN AUSTRALIA, BUT IVECO IS DEFINITELY AIMING FOR THE QUALITY END OF THIS MARKET SEGMENT, DIESEL TOOK THE IVECO DAILY 4X4 OUT INTO THE HIGH COUNTRY OF NSW's FAR NORTH COAST.
The Iveco Daily remains an anomaly - it is neither fish nor fowl. The design is very different from its …
01/12/2015WHEN MOST PEOPLE THINK OF OUR INDUSTRY, THEY HAVE VISIONS OF BIG TRUCKS RUMBLING DOWN THE HIGHWAY AND COVERING LONG DISTANCES BETWEEN OUR CAPITAL CITIES.
While this is fair representation of parts of our job, the local pick-up and delivery side of road transport is often overlooked when, in reality, it is probably the most difficult and important part of …
01/12/2015IVECO ACCO IS A TRUCK THAT NEEDS NO INTRODUCTION. FOR OVER 40 YEARS THE ACCO HAS BEEN A COMMON SIGHT ON OUR ROADS, AND HAS PROVEN POPULAR DUE TO ITS STRENGTH, SIMPLICITY AND ADAPTABILITY TO MANY DIFFERENT ROLES.
From the early International days of the "butter box" cab, to its current incarnation bearing the IVECO badge, the ACCO has been a solid sales …