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COMTRANS began its work with Press and VIP Day

Mass media representatives and business partners were the first to explore the large scale exposition of the COMTRANS International Commercial Vehicle Auto Show in Crocus Expo.

Press Day / VIP Day are held on the 4th of September (only media are VIP guests have access to the show). During the day there will be held 18 press conferences organized by main manufacturing companies such as UAZ, Daimler Kamaz RUS / FUSO, Mercedes-Benz RUS, FORD, Hyundai Truck&Bus RUS, Volkswagen, Isuzu RUS, MAN Truck & Bus RUS, Volvo Trucks, Renault Trucks, GAZ Group, Scania RUS, DAF Trucks RUS, Minsk automotive manufacture (МАZ), Iveco Russia, FAW, Schmitz Cargobull, KOEGEL Trailer.

Due to a big number of press conferences, the media events will be continued the next day, on September 5th, for example, with WIELTON and KAMAZ press-conferences.

Number of premiers and innovations will be presented at the show:
SCANIA will demonstrate the Next Generation technology, that includes SCANIA S 500 and SCANIA R 500, which are characterized by highly economic fuel consumption.

Seven Volvo trucks will be placed at the Volvo Trucks stand. The stars of the highway are the Volvo FH Viking, the Volvo FH Ocean Race, the 500-hp Volvo FH 6x2 long-haul truck. The heroes of construction sites: Volvo FMX 8x4 Tridem with Wielton Konisch dump body, Volvo FMX 6x6 with Meiller reinforced dump body, Volvo FM 6x4.

KAMAZ will present at the show a vehicle with a principally new cab – K5.

GAZ Group will show the first "automatic" minibus and an electric minibus "GAZelle Next", equipped with a wide range of elements of the active driver assistance system (ADAS).

AVTOVAZ is going to present LADA Largus van, which confidently occupies its niche on the Russian market.

For the first time DAF will present the new DAF XF 480 FT Super Space Cab, which will be available in Russia at the beginning of next year.

The ISUZU’s stand is going to show the top models of its product range, as well as the Russian market novelty – modified Isuzu chassis with gas engines, Isuzu FORWARD 18.0 LONG with a van-refrigerator and a tail lift (an all-wheel drive vehicle on the Isuzu NMS85 chassis), also an Isuzu NPR82 / CNG chassis with a gas engine that was not previously on Russian market.

The Opening Ceremony of the exhibition will take place on the 5th of September, at 12 a.m.
The officials of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Trade and Industries of the Russian Federation, State Duma of the Russian Federation, OICA are invited to speak at the Opening Ceremony.

  • 04.09.2017

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