The agricultural specialists: Arocs and Unimog Increase in contractors’ services in agriculture Unimog equipment carrier for agricultural and municipal operations Strict emission standard for lorries Euro VI in agriculture New rear power take-offs and new Load-Sensing hydraulic system for the use of equipment Arocs- tractor trailer 2051 AK 4×4 for agricultural logistics
The agricultural Unimog: Specialist in special edition Unimog equipment carrier in agricultural edition Strict emission standard for lorries Euro VI in agriculture Two power take-offs and new Load-Sensing hydraulic system for the use of equipment Arocs tractor-trailer for agricultural logistics
Mercedes-Benz presents Unimogs and special trucks at Agritechnca 2015: Professional use of equipment and efficient transport Unimog offers contractors advantages for the use in public and agricultural service High efficiency possible through a complete annual utilization and low operating costs Complete Unimog programme also with agricultural equipment The exhibits: Two Unimogs and one Arocs in […]
Improved networking and more efficient order management with FleetBoard transport management services in Europe State-of-the-art navigation with specific truck attributes for 46 countries and live traffic information in 29 countries Mobile and rugged portable professional tablet with photo function
The latest generation Mercedes-Benz OM 471 engine: lower fuel consumption and CO2 emissions, more output and torque
BERLIN – A massive 1 100 litres of fuel savings a year and about three tonnes of CO2 less – two of the key benchmark figures for a long-distance transport semitrailer tractor unit fitted with the latest-generation OM 471 heavy-duty engine from Mercedes-Benz, assuming an annual mileage of 130,000 km. Consumption reduced, driving dynamics increased Five output ratings up […]
“Intelligent production”: Mercedes-Benz Ludwigsfelde plant focusing on new technologies and efficiency in van production
Sprinter assembly with driverless transport trucks, fully autonomous material supply and improved workstation ergonomics Site investing €150 million for next generation of Sprinter Plant Manager Sebastian Streuff: “The Mercedes-Benz Ludwigsfelde plant is the benchmark in intelligent vehicle production. It’s what future plants should look like: streamlined, sophisticated processes; pinpoint, highly efficient logistics; and faultless assembly.”
High efficiency thanks to the new BlueTec 6 engine generation Even more fields of application possible thanks to new engine power take-off Great off-road driving comfort provided by the new cab mounting concept The best working conditions in the new cab New tyre pressure control system Tirecontrol plus with intuitive operation The toughest sections of […]
Driving through the Himalayas with the Unimog The basis is a Unimog 1300 L with its outstanding off-road talent A tour around the world for the last 18 months and more than 30 000 km – to be continued indefinitely Ever since May 2013, a Mercedes-Benz Unimog 435, 1300L model, has been the “honeymoon suite” of Jennifer (37) and Peter (42) […]
Michael Kamper, Managing Director Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK, has been appointed Head of Marketing, Sales & Customer Services for Daimler Trucks Asia, effective from March 2015. This new position is part of the top 100 Executive Management team of Daimler AG.
Daimler shows numerous premieres of vehicles for markets around the globe. The Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 points the way to the future of freight transportation Global sales of trucks, buses and vans surpass last year’s level in first eight months Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard: “We want to lead our industry – both technologically and economically. With […]
Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025: On the road today with the truck of tomorrow Autonomous driving in a long-distance truck “Highway Pilot” activated – technology takes the wheel Safely on the road with radar sensors, camera and V2V/V2I communication Plan the next tour while on the move Overtaking is manual, the driver retains control Just over 30 km of […]
S 516 HDH acquired by coach company based in the town of Münsingen First TopClass 500 vehicle to go to a customer in the south of Germany Ever since it was established, this family business has chosen buses from nearby Ulm Stuttgart/Münsingen. In taking delivery of its first S 516 HDH, Heideker Reisen GmbH becomes the first coach company in […]
Four Unimog U 4000 dedicated to rescuing people in distress at sea, on the mudflats or in the dunes On call 24/7 at four search-and-rescue stations Heat-imaging camera and radar positioning systems aid searches Emergency first-aid equipment for CPR The sand and sea are often underestimated as a source of danger, and not just in […]
Mercedes-Benz SLT: heavyweights for the biggest transport tasks: Actros SLT and Arocs SLT redefine heavy-duty trucking The new SLT heavy-haulage vehicle: top-class specialist for toughest operations Design: imposing appearance Cab: functional workplace and comfortable living quarters Engine: Mercedes-Benz OM 473 with 3000 Nm Power transmission: the only heavy-duty tractor with 16 gears Turbo retarder clutch: unique start-up and […]
High-performance, multifunctional vehiclesThe new Unimog BlueTec 6 implement carriers boast a marked improvement in performance, efficiency and user-friendliness. The model series has been completely reorganised. The compact entry-level Unimog U 216 and U 218 models replace the previous Unimog U 20. Even more capable, versatile and efficient are the Unimog U 318 to U 530 variants, which replace the previous U 300, […]
Driver-friendly with low-entry conceptThe Mercedes-Benz Econic has long been established as a standard vehicle for many tasks in the area of public services, collection and distribution operations. Thanks to its tailor-made design featuring an ergonomic low-entry cab, the chassis with full air suspension and the automatic transmission, the Econic combines the high transport capacity of […]
The robust specialist for on- and off-road operations The trucks and semitrailer tractors from Mercedes-Benz which are designed specifically for tough service conditions go by the name of Arocs. The Arocs Euro VI is suitable for demanding off-road tasks, winter services and road maintenance. It can also be adapted to customers’ specific requirements as a roll-off […]
The agile all-rounderThe new Mercedes-Benz Atego seamlessly continues the successful career of this light- and medium-duty truck series as the European market leader in its segment. Superlative fuel efficiency from the BlueEfficiency Power in-line engines covering an output range from 115 kW (156 hp) to 220 kW (299 hp), new automated Mercedes PowerShift 3 transmissions throughout all output classes and a […]
Economical, safe, durableWith a permissible gross vehicle weight of 18 t to 26 t and a total truck and trailer weight of 40 t, the Mercedes-Benz Antos is in its element in heavy-duty distribution transport. Simple handling, economic efficiency and environment-friendliness are just three of the vehicle’s winning attributes which also pay off in waste collection operations.
Broad spectrum of Euro VI vehicles featuring tailor-made bodies and conversions for public service tasks Completely new model series with Euro VI, Euro 5b+ and hybrid driveFrom the lightweight Sprinter through the Unimog to the heavy-duty Arocs Strong presence at IFAT 2014 in hall C4/stand 331 and on the outdoor exhibition grounds Expert advice on all aspects of public service […]
Wholly positive response: Successful start to the Unimog Tour 2014 Opening event in Wörth with over 300 visitors New Unimog implement carrier proves its worth with cost-effective year-round operations in the municipal and contracting sectors Close cooperation with local Unimog distributors and leading implement manufacturers/bodybuilders On 11 March 2014 more than 300 specialist visitors followed […]
Since April 2013, a Mercedes-Benz Unimog 1300 L has been a new home on wheels for Jennifer (36) and Peter Glas (41). They are undertaking a protracted honeymoon trip in their “mobile home”, which goes by the name of the “Glaarkshouse” – a combination of the two adventurers’ surnames, Glas and Parks – Jennifer’s maiden name.
Winner selected from among ten contenders Mercedes-Benz flagship model impresses the readers of the Irish magazine “Fleet Transport” The spotlight in the Irish “Truck of the Year” awards ceremony falls for the fourth time on the Actros Honours too for the Antos as best distribution truck and FleetBoard as the best truck innovation The New […]
Indescribable thrills at Mercedes-Benz SA CV stand Come touch the future! The Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles crew are set to outdo their high standards in the excitement stakes, at this year’s Johannesburg International Motor Show (JIMS), showcasing what their brands can do to take the customer’s business into the stratosphere.