Once Iveco Stralis appeared on this championship, they immediately came out. Schwaben-Truck team made a good shot during Grand-Prix Germany. The truck placed 2nd twice in Nurbrurgring. Stralis, piloted by 3-times truck-racing champion (1996, 2001, 2003) Gerd Korber displayed good results.
Nurburgring race is one of the most popular stages of the championship. More than 100.000 spectators gather there to behold the race. Iveco Stralis, equipped with a turbocharged 13.0 Cursor 13 engine, making 1150HP is good enough to make 220 km/h, but the truck-racing rules limit maximal speed to 160 km/h.
Schwaben-Truck team along with their Iveco Stralis also participated in Grand-Prix Austria and Grand-Prix Italy. Now the team is going to come out in Czech Republic and Le Mans.