2017 Toyota Commercial Vehicle Show new programmes
Toyota is broadening the focus of its light industrial car variety with the intro of the brand-new Toyota Trade Plus and Toyota Authorised Converter programs.
Reported to accompany the 2017 Business Automobile Program, which happens on 25-27 April at the NEC, Birmingham, these programs will use both basic conversions and bespoke company options for more particular car adjustment requirements.
Toyota Trade Plus
The Toyota Trade Plus program is developed to supply popular ready-made conversions, provided through the Toyota merchant network. The preliminary variety will include Hilux Tipper, cooled Proace panel vans and basic racking sets, offered to buy together with the basic design line-up.
As the client does not need to arrange the conversion through a 3rd party, the logistics are streamlined, conserving time and expense. Comfort is likewise supplied, with conversion designs consisted of in Toyota’s five-year/100,000 mile brand-new automobile guarantee.
Toyota is examining extra chances based upon the Proace platform taxi, with a view to extending the variety with time. More details and rates for the conversions readily available will be revealed at the CV program.
Toyota Authorised Converter
Consumers and company users who have more specialised requirements will be catered for by the brand-new Toyota Authorised Converter Program.
Following an extensive quality audit evaluation, Toyota will be revealing its very first partners on 25 April. Its long term strategy is to develop a broad geographical network of around 20 conversion experts, and to establish an item portfolio that can fulfill more specialised automobile requirements. Cars provided under this program will gain from a Toyota service warranty covering the car, while the converter will supply extra service warranty cover for the conversion itself.
Gareth Matthews, Toyota LCV Supervisor, stated: “Following on from our effective launch of Toyota Back in Company at the 2016 CV program, our technique to returning to the market has actually included all locations of the organisation. These brand-new programs even more offer us with a more varied and versatile item variety.”
The Toyota stand at this year’s CV program will show 5 cars. These will consist of essential conversions: a Hilux Invincible X and Tipper, a cooled Proace, and a Proace including Trade Plus racking. Making its UK launching will be the Proace Verso MPV in VIP trim.