Ts-ior From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 3451 posts, RR: 6 Posted (9 years 10 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 975 times:
In two days starts the IAA 2004 commercial vehicles in Hannover, Germany.
Any trucks enthusiasts here ?
Mercedes is to present a new variant of the AXOR and the ATEGO. The Axor which was introduced to the market two years ago with only a tractor version (for sei-trailers) comes this year with a rigid version enabling it to be hanged to a trailer. Both the Atego and the Axor have been face-lifted and fitted with extra devices for air-conditioning, comfort of driving...
Scania is to show its Longliner which is already in service. The cabin of this Scania variant has left nothing to a 3 stars room !!! Too much in my point of view !!!
Go3Team From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 3267 posts, RR: 16
Reply 1, posted (9 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 972 times:
I used to drive one, does that count? When I visited England a few years ago, I was somewhat surprised at the difference between what we have, and what they have. Though, I did not get to look inside any of them while I was over there, most did not seem to have much room at all to them.
The cabin of this Scania variant has left nothing to a 3 stars room !!!
I equipped mine as follows:
Ham Radio (2 meter)
In the back:
Thought about upgrading to a 19" with surround sound, but left the job before I had a chance.
Phaeton From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 406 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (9 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 943 times:
I went to the IAA in Frankfurt last year and it was great. I went there by high-speed ICE train from Munich and the day was just perfect. It was however an exhibition for passenger cars. Anyone here going to the Motor Show in Paris?
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