Post unveiling of The future of Indian Trucking -the full new range of Eicher Pro series of trucks and buses, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) launched the Eicher Pro1000 and Eicher Pro 3000 series of light and medium duty trucks in Kochi, Kerala, on Wednesday.The new trucks will meet the needs of the emerging mid-premium market segment, which demands vehicles of higher power and durability, greater comfort and value-added enhanced features at economical cost. In addition, it will continue to address the mass-market segment, which demands trucks with value features at low cost of ownership, the company said in a statement.
Eicher Pro 1000 Series is a new and enhanced range of light and medium duty trucks in the 5-14T segment, specially designed for the value segment and fitted with the trusted E-483 engine with low maintenance and good fuel efficiency. The 2m wide aerodynamic cabin with new modern styling and value added features delivers better driving comfort and convenience to its users.Eicher Pro 3000 series is a completely new generation range of medium duty trucks (10-15T) that is specially designed for emerging premium segment that requires high power and torque combination as well as a greater degree of refinement and sophistication.
It has a 4 Cylinder 4 Valve E-494 CRS technology engine with Volvo group Engine Management system (EMS) 3.0, which has high processing capability, optimum balance between load demands, fuel efficiency and emissions control with added advantage of quick and guided diagnostics- all leading to high performance, higher uptime and lower maintenance.Eicher Pro 3000 vehicles come with 2.1 m wide new generation cab with a sleeper option and also a rest kit in day cabin. Meeting ECR 27 safety test norms, it has a host of features for driver comfort including 6 way adjustable seat and a first time introduction of cruise control.