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The Iveco Eurocargo ML160

The Iveco Eurocargo range boasts a proven work record across Europe. Its sleek European design and high-efficiency engines make it one of the most appealing medium-duty trucks on the Australian market. With two new Euro V and Euro VI Cursor engines, you’ll get more efficient, more environmentally friendly transport in a quiet, refined vehicle. AV Trucks has the Eurocargo range from 12 to 18 tonnes GVM in 4x2 and 4x4 variants. They’re well suited to a broad range of applications, from city and urban deliveries to interstate and off-road work. The ML160 with dual control and the Euro V or Euro VI engines are now available at AV Trucks.

The Euro V and Euro VI Cursor Engines

The Euro V engine is a 5.9L, six-cylinder in a class-leading low-load chassis with an industry-leading turning cycle. Its car-like cab makes for outstanding driver comfort and safety on the road. An Iveco Eurocargo’s fuel efficiency is unmatched in the sector. It’s the perfect medium-duty engine for urban applications as well as emergency service work and public utility duties. 

The Euro VI engine features a common rail, high pressure, electronic injection system with, turbocharger and intercooler. Low-viscosity engine oil in the Euro VI engine improves efficiency and an electronic two-speed electromagnetic fan clutch engages or disengages automatically to maintain optimum engine temperature. 

Both Euro V and Euro VI Cursor engines allow oil change intervals up to 80,000km in optimum conditions, reducing downtime and lowering running costs. 

The ML160

The 4x2 Euro V ML160 is a smaller sized truck with a shortened wheelbase of around 4m and up to 5-tonne payload. It is perfect for urban waste pick-up due to its maneuverability and new dual controls which allow for optimum driver safety and efficiency. Eurocargo ML160 is ideal for work in gated communities as many of these have gross vehicle mass limits. It is the perfect balance between efficiency and maneuverability. 

The dual control system of the Eurocargo ML160 is designed to be compatible with several leading side-loader and compactor bodies. It already has smaller dimensions than most of its competitors and the shortened wheelbase means you can easily access tight spaces while fully loaded. 

Driver access on the ML160 is enhanced by heavy-duty hinges that allow a door opening radius of 110 degrees. Sturdy side steps with non-slip surfaces provide excellent support and safety for drivers who are frequently in and out of the cab. 

Customers feedback favours the Eurocargo ML160, specifically noting the truck’s superior turning circle. They also favour the excellent visibility you get in the spacious interior. The European-designed cabin places a high emphasis on ergonomics. The noise from within the cabin is heavily dampened and the interior is spacious enough to maximise comfort and a deliver a relaxed driving experience. 

An Iveco Eurocargo includes a broad suite of digital driver aids to improve safety for both the driver and other road users. If you’re looking for a truck that provides manoeuverability without compromising on power and efficiency then look no further. The Eurocargo ML160 with either Euro V or Euro VI engines not only looks great but is compact and adaptable to a wide range of applications. Contact AV Truck Services today to find out how Eurocargo can boost your productivity and profitablility.