By Bennett Oghifo
CFAO Equipment, the sole distributor of the Fuso Brand in Nigeria has unveiled the Medium (FA & FI) and Heavy Duty (FJ) models during cocktail Launch in Lagos which was witnessed by stakeholders Fuso Representatives and members of the Nigerian Automotive Media.
Speaking at the occasion, Managing Director CFAO Motors Nigeria Ltd, Mr Thomas Pelletier said: “Today’s milestone represents another successful launch for the Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, under its continual growth in Africa following the recent launches in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Zambia, South Africa and Mozambique”.
He further stated that the organisation was determined to offer customers best quality by introducing outstanding products which would give value to buyers’ investment, adding that CFAO was not only interested in selling vehicles but offers robust after-sales services that would assist customers in maintaining their vehicles.
“These new range of Fuso trucks will help to further strengthen our portfolio and offer more choice for our customers in Nigeria,” he said.
At present, The Fuso Canter truck is the bestselling product on the Light Duty Truck segmentdue to its reliability, ruggedness and low maintenance cost. These trucks have been taken through series of thorough testing on the Nigerian roads and the durability and efficiency cannot be over emphasised.
The Fuso Representative, Mr Rajaram Krishnamurthy, Head of Regional Centre Africa, said, “Fuso sees Nigeria as a strategic market with considerable growth opportunities and we intend to significantly increase market share for our Fuso brand while ensuring close relationship and cooperation with our local distributor, CFAO Equipment.