Daimler KAMAZ Rus has started the production of the new Canter TF trucks

Daimler KAMAZ Rus has started the production of the new Canter TF trucks

Finmarket – The joint venture of Russian KAMAZ and German Daimler “Daimler KAMAZ Rus” has launched the production of the new generation Canter TF trucks, as stated by the Russian car manufacturer.

The medium-tonnage truck is planned to be put on the market on July the 1st. The new model will be available in two versions: 7.5 tonnes (150 hp) or 8.55 tonnes (175 hp) gross weights. The vehicles are equipped with Euro-5 class engines. Canter TF will replace the previously manufactured model: Canter TD.

Mitsubishi Fuso Trucks & Bus Corporation has been manufacturing Mitsubishi Fuso Canter trucks with SKD method in Russia, in cooperation with KAMAZ since July 2010. Fuso KAMAZ Trucks Rus and Mercedes-Benz Trucks Vostok have merged to form a new company: Daimler KAMAZ Rus in 2016. Besides manufacturing Mercedes-Benz trucks with SKD method in Naberezhnye Chelny, the company is the official importer of Fuso and Mercedes-Benz trucks and special vehicles in Russia.