Iveco Massif looking massive as it tackles the tide

2014-10-18 16:02:47 / author: Adam Roberts views 6329Total views: 6329 / 26Views for 7 days: 26

iveco Massif

iveco Massif

 

This Jeep knockoff has he classic style and the power to match, but it wasn' t enough to save the company. 

This does look pretty impressive as it powers through the water, while on land it seems graceful and sublime, just what we ask of a 4x4. Unfortunately, in the high-pressure marketplace of 4x4's today the Massif was unable to keep up. Loosing its contract with Iveco, the Massif makers Santana Motors were unable to stay profitable and sank, with over 1,200 lost jobs. There are less than 10,000 of these ever made, and probably even less now still around, so enjoy it while it lasts! 

iveco Massifiveco Massifiveco Massifiveco Massif

Add a comment:
Sign in

Other news by Adam Roberts

Classic 80s commercial for the ford Del Rey
Classic 80s commercial for the ford Del Rey

That’s Ford Del Rey, not Lana Del Ray, but this will still probably make you miserable!  It's not a great car by any standards, and not nearly half as luxurious as this advert makes out. I think it may be trying...

Wheelie good drifting with a Honda SS50
Wheelie good drifting with a Honda SS50

Okay, ignore the stumbling start. This does get much better!  In this video we see the proud owner of a Honda SS50 taking it through its paces both onroad and off. Starting with some small wheelies just to get you in...

A Gmc TopKick you wont want to be stuck in front of!
A Gmc TopKick you wont want to be stuck in front of!

Put it this way, if i saw this in my rear-view I would be speeding up or getting the hell out of the way!  From the background posters and the custom decal on the rear i'm guessing this has something to...

sliding crash on the suzuki TL1000S
sliding crash on the suzuki TL1000S

The rider here is both impressive and fortunate, as he comes sliding off the bike and turns it into one hell of a dismount!  Okay, so we should never be impressed by anyone crashing, especially on a motorbike as good looking...

Categories

Other Review articles

​2015 Audi TT Roadster makes its debut in Paris

​2015 Audi TT Roadster makes its debut in Paris

2014-10-08 00:34:00

It is not strange if your weather changes to bad now: leaves are falling from trees; the length of days...

AC Ace - Gone with the Classics

AC Ace - Gone with the Classics

2014-11-02 17:01:23

AC Cars is well known for producing some of the most attractive British cars, and AC Ace makes no exception...

Acura Integra - The Clean JDM Tuning Style

Acura Integra - The Clean JDM Tuning Style

2014-11-15 11:50:12

Acura Integra represents one of the most powerful generations ever produced by Honda. The car has come in a series...

crazy confusing advert for the Acura MDX

crazy confusing advert for the Acura MDX

2014-10-29 11:30:45

Are these crabs rolling down the hill? God knows what is going on here!  Birds fly out of the water, crabs...

Impressive in-game Acura NSX Concept

Impressive in-game Acura NSX Concept

2014-10-19 13:19:42

One of the best things about motoring gaming, you can put anything you like out on the track. Say goodbye to...

iveco related articles

Lime green and not so mean: The iveco Daily

Lime green and not so mean: The iveco Daily

2014-10-30 20:38:57

Four words will describe my thoughts on this gallery. Worst. Paint. Job. Ever.  You will certainly see this lime green monstrosity...

Iveco Daily, as athletic as any sports hero

Iveco Daily, as athletic as any sports hero

2014-11-28 15:07:08

This video certainly does the right thing for a vehicle whose selling point is performance. It compares Iveco Daily with...

The Workhorse of Iveco Eurocargo

The Workhorse of Iveco Eurocargo

2014-10-20 17:11:03

Just look at photos! An aggressive black-painted truck makes a great impression of simple security and reliability. Brutal machos are...

Popular Accident

A stupid accident on the road with Chevrolet Nubira

A stupid accident on the road with Chevrolet Nubira

2014-10-08 11:34:21

A lot of stupid cases awaits for us on the road every day. We or other road users cause them....

Abrams Tank VS the Porsche 928

Abrams Tank VS the Porsche 928

2014-10-13 22:18:24

And the winner is…the Abrams. By a very, very long way. This really does put the ram in Abrams, I’m...

The AC Cobra Shelby in a spin accident

The AC Cobra Shelby in a spin accident

2014-11-13 11:54:14

The Ac Cobra Shelby was not built like the helicopter to spin around, but that is exactly what the street...

Other brands of vehicles

Brands of vehicles
BMW (56)
CHEVROLET (88)
DODGE (46)
FERRARI (51)
FIAT (61)
FORD (96)
HONDA (123)
NISSAN (62)
PEUGEOT (63)
RENAULT (64)
SUZUKI (61)
TOYOTA (88)