MORE EFFICIENCY FROM MOVANO

27-Jun-2012

Movano updates include:

  • Reduced CO2 levels on 2.3CDTI 16v 100PS/125PS front-wheel drive models and 2.3CDTI 16v 100PS/125PS single rear-wheel drive models will be introduced as running changes from June 2012. All other engine configurations will be updated in late October.

 

The following table highlights the improvements to fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures for models featuring the revised 2.3CDTI 16v 100PS and 125PS engines, along with estimated cost savings over an 80,000 mile and 100,000 mile operating cycle.


 
Current (combined cycle)
Improved
(combined cycle)
Estimated
saving (£)
R3500 L3H2 100/125
249
30.1
240
30.5
371
463
 
CO2
mpg
*CO2
*mpg
80k miles
100k miles
F3500 L1H1 100/125
218
34.4
205
36.0
742
927
F3500 L2H2 100/125
221
34.0
209
35.1
556
695

F3500 L3H2 100/125

 

226
32.8
209
35.1
1112
1390

* CO2 figures shown are preliminary. Diesel assumed at £1.44/litre

 

 

  • 2.0CDTI 16v 150PS Tecshift models to be deleted
  • A number of new recognised conversions to be introduced, including: Low Floor Box Van, Car Transporter, Refrigerated Van and Caged Tipper
  • As a running change week commencing 2 July, a number of audio changes – both to standard equipment and extra-cost options – are to be introduced. These will make the benefits of Bluetooth® connectivity standard across the range (enabling compatible mobile phones to be used hands-free, while also allowing Bluetooth® music streaming from compatible MP3 players). In addition, all models will now feature a USB connection which gives iPod control and read-out on the audio unit, and also provides a charging facility for other mobile devices

 

New audio units are:

 

  • Expression models feature a stereo radio with integrated display/Bluetooth®/USB connection (R 15 BT USB)

  • All other models upgraded to CD/MP3 CD player/stereo radio/remote display/Bluetooth®/USB connection (CD 15 BT USB) as standard
  • All extra-cost optional CD 30 BT audio and satellite navigation units to be upgraded to the premium CD 35 BT USB audio unit featuring CD/MP3 CD player/stereo radio/Bluetooth®/USB connection

 

  • Office Pack and Comfort Pack extra-cost options to also feature the uprated CD 35 BT USB audio unit

 

Pneumatic Rear Suspension for F3500 models (Panel Van, Doublecab and Chassis Cab only), which is factory fit, is now available to order.

 

Primarily designed to improve ride comfort when carrying fragile loads it can also be lowered to improve access into cargo areas. Level of Adjustment available:

 

  • Up 7cm
  • Down 12cm
  • Controlled by Remote Control located on B-Pillar.

 

At speed above 10mph it automatically adjusts to normal ride height.

 

List price (£) exc. VAT - £2995