Iveco presents its new racing trucks

Iveco presents its new racing trucks

Iveco has lifted the lid on its new S-Way R racing trucks that have been specially prepared for Team Hahn Racing and Team Schwabentruck.

The reveal took place on the test rack at Iveco’s heavy-duty truck manufacturing and research and development centre in Ulm, Germany.

Drivers Jochen Hahn from Team Hahn Racing and Steffi Halm from Team Schwabentruck put their new trucks through their paces on the test track, demonstrating the powerful performance of the vehicles. The event was also livestreamed on Iveco’s Facebook page, so that the teams’ sponsors, colleagues and fans were able to join in.

The presentation of the Iveco S-Way R trucks follows five months of development and testing. The new racing trucks benefit from all the advanced design and engineering features of the Iveco S-Way range launched in 2019 – from the cab that combines functionality and comfort, to the optimised aerodynamics that reduce the Cx drag coefficient by as much as 12 percent and deliver up to four-percent fuel savings.

Watch this space for updates as the 2020 race season unfolds.

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Charleen Clarke

CHARLEEN CLARKE is editorial director of FOCUS. While she is based in Johannesburg, she spends a considerable amount of time overseas, attending international transport events – largely in her capacity as associate member of the International Truck of the Year Jury.
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