Iveco Bus will provide three low-impact vehicles for the Metallica’s crew during the European leg of the M72 World Tour: two electric eDaily minibuses and an XTL-compatible EVADYS coach.

The vehicles will feature a special livery designed by Iveco Group’s Centro Stile and inspired by the colours on Metallica’s 72 Seasons album.

Iveco Bus provider for Metallica

The 2 eDaily minibuses can accommodate 19 and 22 passengers respectively. They are equipped with 3 batteries by FPT Industrial for a total capacity of 111 kWh and a synchronous electric motor delivering a maximum power of 140 kW (maximum torque of 400 Nm). The flexible charging mode allows charging at public charging facilities, industrial sockets, and domestic sockets quickly at up to 80 kW.

The EVADYS is a 13-metre-long vehicle with a 400 hp (294 kW) Cursor 9 XTL compatible EURO VI-e engine. It can accommodate 63 seated passengers. The vehicle is equipped with USB sockets, offers close to 12 m3 of luggage storage space, and incorporates the new ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) devices in compliance with the GSR (General Safety Regulation) regulations. 

The tour will stop in nine European cities from May 24th to July 14th: Munich, Milan, Vienna, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Oslo, Clisson, Warsaw and Madrid.

“Metallica’s M72 tour is a perfect fit for IVECO BUS, a pioneer and expert in alternative energy vehicles,” stated Domenico Nucera, President, Bus Business Unit, Iveco Group: “This tour, organised on environmental sustainability and social responsibility principles and attracting a wide international audience, is a perfect platform to showcase our portfolio of sustainable solutions suitable for all missions. Our low environmental impactvehicles for the tour demonstrate that we can meet different requirements while respecting natural resources, the environment and public health.”

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