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Technical data.

Model overview

Technical data at a glance.

2-axle vehicles.

Type 1827 1830 1835
Wheel configuration¹ 4 x 2 4 x 2 4 x 2
Engine (Euro VI) OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 200/272 220/299 260/354
Emission standard Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 18,000 18,000 18,000
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–22.0 14.8–22.0 14.8–22.0

3-axle vehicles.

Type 2627 2630 2635 2630 2635 2630 2635
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 ENA 6 x 2/4 ENA 6 x 2/4 ENA 6 x 2/4 VLA 6 x 2/4 VLA 6 x 4 6 x 4
Engine (Euro VI) OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7 R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 200/272 220/299 260/354 220/299 260/354 220/299 260/354
Emission standard Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700 25,700 25,700 25,700 25,700 25,700 25,700
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8 3.9 3.9 3.9/4.2/4.5 3.9/4.2/4.5
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–19.1 14.8–19.1 14.8–19.1 21.1 21.1 19.0–20.0 19.0–20.0

4-axle vehicles.

Type 3235 3235
Wheel configuration¹ 8 x 4/4 ENA 8x2/6 NLA⁶
Engine (Euro VI) OM 936 LA OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7 R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354 260/354
Emission standard Euro VI Euro VI
Gearbox² PowerShift 3⁵ PowerShift 3⁵
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 32,000 32,000
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.75 3.75
Turning circle (m)⁴ 20.5 20.5

1 Further axle configurations on request
2 The Mercedes PowerShift 3 transmission (G211) is available on request for the models 1827/1830/1835 4x2 with 3900 mm wheelbase and 2627/2630/2635 6x2/4ENA with 3900 mm wheelbase
3 Further wheelbases on request
4 The tolerance is 0.5 m
5 6-speed automatic transmission available on request
6 Conversion via Custom Tailored Trucks, third-party manufacturer/partner for vehicle conversions
*Ready to drive in accordance with European Directive 97/27/EC

Subject to change. The information is to be considered approximate. The illustrations may also include accessories and optional extras that are not part of the standard scope of delivery, as well as models and support services that are not available in individual countries. Statements about legal, statutory and fiscal regulations and effects apply only to the Federal Republic of Germany. For the latest binding status, please ask your Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle salesperson

Type details

Your model up close.

Type of plan 1827 LHD (2-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 4 x 2
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 200/272
Max. torque (Nm) 1,100
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 18,000
Kerb weight* (kg) 6,349
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–22.0
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855/863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865/888
Frame track outside front (mm) 898
Ground clearance front/rear in mm 167/188
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Brakes Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 1830 LHD (2-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 4 x 2
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 220/299
Max. torque (Nm) 1200
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 18,000
Kerb weight* (kg) 6,349
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)3 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–22.0
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855/863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865/888
Frame track outside front (mm) 898
Ground clearance front/rear in mm 167/188
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Brakes Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 1835 LHD (2-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 4 x 2
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. Torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 18,000
Kerb weight* (kg) 6,349
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8/5.7
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–22.0
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855/863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865/888
Frame track outside front (mm) 898
Ground clearance front/rear in mm 167/188
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Brakes Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2627 LHD (3-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 leading axle
Engine OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 200/272
Max. torque (Nm) 1,100
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,457
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–19.1
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855/863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865/888
Frame track outside front (mm) 898
Ground clearance front/rear in mm 167/188
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2630 LHD (3-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 4
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 220/299
Max. torque (Nm) 1200
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,864
Cab version** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.9/4.2/4.5
Turning circle (m)⁴ 19.0–20.0
Total height incl. air intake in mm 3,037
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 920/928
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 930/953
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 238 / 253
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/80 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2630 LHD (3-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 ENA
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 220/299
Max. Torque (Nm) 1,200
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,457
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–19.1
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2,972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855 / 863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865 / 888
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 167 / 188
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2630 LHD (3-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 leading axle
Engine OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 220/299
Max. torque (Nm) 1200
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,400
Cab version** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.9
Turning circle (m)4 21.1
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2,972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855 / 863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865 / 888
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 167 / 190
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2635 LHD (3-axle vehicle)
Wheel configuration³ 6 x 4
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,864
Cab version** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.9/4.2/4.5
Turning circle (m)⁴ 19.0–20.0
Total height incl. air intake in mm 3,037
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 920/928
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 930/953
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 238 / 253
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/80 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2635 LHD (3-axle vehicle/ENA)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 ENA
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,457
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.45/3.9/4.2/4.5/4.8
Turning circle (m)⁴ 14.8–19.1
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2,972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855 / 863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865 / 888
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 167 / 188
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 2635 LHD (3-axle vehicle/leading axle)
Wheel configuration¹ 6 x 2/4 leading axle
Engine OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² 6-speed automatic
Permissible gross vehicle weight (kg) 25,700
Kerb weight* (kg) 7,400
Cab version** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.9
Turning circle (m)⁴ 21.1
Total height incl. air intake in mm 2,972
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 855 / 863
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 865 / 888
Front outer frame track (mm) 898
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 167 / 190
Suspension FA/RA Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/60 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 3235 LHD (4-axle vehicle/ENA)
Wheel configuration¹ 8 x 4/4 ENA
Motor OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² PowerShift 35
Gross vehicle weight rating (kg) 32,000
Kerb weight* (kg) 9,090
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)³ 3.75
Turning circle (m)4 20.5
Total height incl. air intake in mm 3,037
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 920/928
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 930/953
Front outer frame track (mm) 902
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 238/253
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/80 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Type of plan 3235 LHD (4-axle vehicle/trailing axle)
Wheel configuration¹ 8x2/6 trailing axle6
Engine OM 936 LA
Number of cylinders/displacement (l) R6/7.7
Output (kW/hp) 260/354
Max. torque (Nm) 1,400
Emission standard Euro VI
Gearbox² PowerShift 35
Gross vehicle weight rating (kg) 32,000
Kerb weight* (kg) 9,090
Cab design** high
Wheelbase (m)3 3.75
Turning circle (m)⁴ 20.5
Total height incl. air intake in mm 3,037
Frame height front/rear (laden) in mm 920/928
Frame height front/rear (unladen) in mm 930 / 953
Front outer frame track (mm) 902
Ground clearance at front/rear in mm 238/253
Suspension, front axle/rear axle Air suspension
AdBueTank (l) 25
Fuel tank (l) 200 (aluminium)
Tyres, front axle/rear axle 315/80 R 22.5
Braking Disc brakes
Battery 2 x 12 V/170 Ah

Not all equipment shown can be installed together. We reserve the right to make changes and carry out facelifts.

Equipment

What's on board the Econic?

Equipment

Cab.

Exterior.

The Econic's DirectVision cab is bound to impress with its low entry and exit, offering a high level of safety and outstanding ergonomics for use in hectic urban traffic.

Series.

  • Low entry and exit with just 2 steps:
    1st step: 450 mm on Econic 4 x 2 and 6 x 2/4 (from exterior into the cab with standard tyres 315/60 R22.5
    2nd step: 350 mm (in the cab) (increase in through-cab access 190 mm)
  • Staircase arrangement of steps
  • Cab made of aluminium profile frame (space cage)
  • Cladding made of SMC plastic parts
  • Walk-through cab
  • Side headroom in standard cab 1,920 mm
  • 4-point cab mounting
  • Optimised temperature and noise insulation
  • Panoramic glazing and low railing
  • Low sitting position at eye level with passers-by
  • Fully glazed, pneumatic folding door on the passenger side
  • Heat-insulating laminated glasswindscreen,  tinted (UV transmittance approx. 78%), heatable
  • Electrically operated one-piece roller sun blind above the windscreen
  • Hinged driver's door with power window assembly
  • Grab handle on the driver's door
  • Fully glazed pneumatic folding door which opens inwards on the co-driver's side (on standard cab)

Optional equipment.

  • Cab, low
  • Hinged door, passenger's side, power window

Cab comparison.

Variants High degree Low
External height 2,830 mm 2,380 mm
External width 2280 mm 2280 mm
External length 2,050 mm 2,050 mm
Interior height (side headroom) 1,920 mm 1,470 mm
Interior height (through-cab access) 1,745 mm 1,295 mm
Internal width 2,100 mm 2100 mm
Internal length 1,770 mm 1,770 mm

Low-entry

Comfortable standing height

Fully-glazed folding door

Interior.

The Econic's interior design is bound to impress with its comfortable controls and plenty of stowage space.

Series.

  • Walk-through cab floor with partition tunnel, side headroom in the standard cab 1,920 mm
  • 3 passenger seats
  • Seat concept with different seat heights
  • Roof hatch
  • Several stowage compartments, bottle and cup holders
  • Clothes hook on the cab rear wall
  • Pollen filter fitted in the air inlet of the vehicle ventilation system
  • Opening and closing of folding door via control button on the switch panel
  • Operating switch also active for a short time after ignition has been switched off
  • Exterior operating switch can be turned off from inside
  • Powerful heating and ventilation system
  • Air conditioning system
  • Multi-function steering wheel with height and angle adjustment
  • Multi-function lever with PowerShift
  • Automatic transmission control panel
  • Instrument cluster with graphics-capable 10.4 cm TFT display
  • Driver information system – to call up relevant information such as oil level, air pressure, coolant level etc.
  • DAB radio with Bluetooth

Optional equipment.

  • Driver's suspension seat, comfort
  • 1 or 2 passenger seats
  • 1 or 2 comfort passenger seats
  • Man-made leather seat cover
  • Hot water auxiliary heater
  • Instrument cluster, 12.7 cm, with video function
  • Tachograph, 1 day and 2 drivers, modular
  • Working time parameterisation when ignition off
  • Seat belt reminder for driver and passenger

Ergonomic kits.

Attractive ergonomic equipment for the Econic is available at a package price.

Find out more

Lockable stowage compartments on the cab rear wall

Multi-function steering wheel

Multi-function lever

Equipment

Safety assistance systems.

With a comprehensive package of safety assistance systems, Econic drivers are able to keep an eye on critical situations.

Series.

  • Active Brake Assist 5 (ABA 5)
  • Rain/light sensor
  • Lane Keeping Assist

Optional equipment.

  • Blind spot camera system
  • Sideguard Assist
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Speed limiting when reversing
  • Hazard warning lights can be activated automatically
  • Work lamps
  • Pre-installation for a reversing assistant
  • Pre-installation of ambient lighting for body

Safety kits.

Attractive safety equipment for the Econic is available at a package price.

Find out more

All assistance systems in detail.

Using cameras, sensors and additional lighting systems, the driver can concentrate on the most important tasks, even in situations that require the utmost concentration: hectic city traffic, when turning, manoeuvring and reversing, or meeting a tailback just behind a blind bend.

Equipment

Engine.

Modern and powerful engines keep the Econic moving.

Series.

  • Modern Mercedes-Benz engine generation that meets the Euro VI emissions standard
  • Direct diesel injection

Engine output

in kW (hp) at 2200 rpm-1

Engine data OM936.

Type of motor OM936 OM936 OM936
Number and arrangement of cylinders 6, upright in series 6, upright in series 6, upright in series
Work procedures 4-stroke diesel direct injection 4-stroke diesel direct injection 4-stroke diesel direct injection
Output in accordance with DIN (kW/hp) 200/272 220/299 260/354
Max. Torque (Nm) 1,100 1,200 1,400
Nominal speed [rpm] 1,800 1,800 1,800
Idling speed [rpm] 600 600 600
Torque increase (%) 4% at 1,800 3% at 1,800 1% at 1,800
Bore/stroke (mm) 110/135 110/135 110/135
Total displacement (cm³) 7,700 7,700 7,700
Dry weight (kg) 652 652 652
Injection pressure (bar) up to 2,400 up to 2,400 up to 2,400
Compression ratio 17.6: 1 17.6: 1 17.6: 1
Injection nozzles 10-hole injection nozzles 10-hole injection nozzles 10-hole injection nozzles
Valve arrangement 2 intake/2 exhaust valves 2 intake/2 exhaust valves 2 intake/2 exhaust valves
Crankshaft bearing 7-fold 7-fold 7-fold
Fan drive Propshaft/visco clutch Propshaft/visco clutch Propshaft/visco clutch
CCold-start capability (°C) -15/-26 -15/-26 -15/-26
Engine oil and filter (l) 27 max. 27 max. 27 max.
Cooling system with heating (l) 35 35 35
Emission standard Euro VI Euro VI Euro VI

Full power for the future: the eEconic.

If you find yourself regularly facing city traffic, you'll love the eEconic. That's because it has all the advantages of the tried and tested diesel-powered Econic, with smart electric vehicle components to boot. For optimal performance in the hectic urban hustle and bustle.

  • Low noise and emission-free
  • Designed with municipal operations in mind
  • Covers almost all typical waste collection routes in single-shift operation with just one battery charge

Equipment

Transmissions.

The Econic's transmission makes drivers' lives much easier, with automatic gear changes simplifying start-off, driving and manoeuvring procedures.

Series.

Automatic transmission:

  • Fully automatic transmission with 6 forward gears and 1 reverse gear
  • Torque converter with torque converter lockup clutch

Optional equipment.

  • Automatic transmission, with retarder

PowerShift:

  • Automated direct-drive transmission with 12 forward gears and 4 reverse gears
  • Transmission G211-12/14, 93-1.0
  • Dry clutch

Torque

Nm at 1,200 to 1,600 rpm–1

Equipment

Brakes.

In the Econic's design, top priority has been given to maximum road safety and short braking distances with the transfer of very high braking torques to the brake discs with high thermal load capacity. Compared with conventional drum brakes, the Special Truck with its self-adjusting, internally ventilated floating caliper disc brakes also achieves a payload gain thanks to its lower weight.

Series.

  • Internally ventilated floating-caliper disc brakes on all axles, air drier
  • Electronic brake system with ABS and ASR
  • Parking brake with spring-type cylinder
  • High-performance engine brake: 2-stage engine brake up to 300 kW, 3,000 rpm, operation using multi-function lever

Equipment

Steering.

The ergonomic seating position and comfortable steering make driving the Econic effortless.

Series.

  • Power steering
  • Steering wheel adjustable for height and inclination
  • Automatic transmission control panel
  • Multi-function lever

Optional equipment.

  • PowerShift shift lever

Equipment

Wheels and axles.

The Econic's low vehicle frame creates maximum space for bodies. To meet the requirements of specialised sectors, the Econic combines large-scale production components from Mercedes-Benz Trucks with an independent concept feature: its low-angled frame head.

Series.

  • Frame with continuous hole pattern, longitudinal member's distance between holes 50 mm, 4-row
  • Diverse implement mounting and anchorage options
  • Frame overhang ex works, 1,000 mm
  • End crossmember screwed on the side, can be moved from 650 mm to 1000 mm in 50 mm grid without any changes to the chassis
  • Standard front axle 8.0 t, offset axle housing, weight-optimised
  • Driven rear axle 13.0 t, planetary hub reduction axle with crown gear 300 mm (on 6x4 driven rear axles 13.0 t, planetary hub reduction axles with crown gear 233 mm)
  • Rear axle(s) differential lock
  • Air suspension on all axles (rear axle via 4-bellows air suspension), height adjustment up to +160 mm or –40 mm depending on variant via lifting/lowering procedure (e.g. lifting vehicle at disposal site)
  • Long rear axle ratio, i = 6.824
  • Axle load measuring device
  • Electrohydraulically steered leading or trailing axle with 7.5 t load capacity, relievable (not liftable), not driven

Optional equipment.

  • Body interface behind cab
  • Electrical interfaces between vehicle and body
    • Power supply for implements up to max. 50 A
    • Speed and distance signals C3/C4
    • Switching PTOs on/off
    • Interface for connecting an external (device-side)
    • engine remote control for start/stop, speed change
    • Actuation of transmission for crane body or waste disposal vehicles (e.g. speed limitation, immobiliser)
    • Free lines routed into the cab for use as required by the bodybuilder
    • Signals for activated rotating beacon and rear reversing lights
    • Actuation of 3 free control lights in the instrument cluster
    • Pre-installation for work lamp incl. switch
  • Lowered frame as an option for single-tyred steered trailing axle, with residual bellows pressure control for tipper bodies
  • Axle ratio i = 6.000
  • Simply implemented weight-optimised 13 t sheet-steel formed axle with 44 mm crown gear
  • Trailing axle, 8 t, steered, relievable

2-part frame structure with low offset front end of frame

End crossmember moveable in the longitudinal frame

Equipment

Tyres.

The Econic offers a large selection of tyre sizes ex works. And Custom Tailored Trucks offers even more solutions!

Tyre availabilities.

Tyre size* Shaft Tyre code v (km/h) Load index single Load index dual
295/80 R22.5 Front axle/leading axle/trailing axle V18... >= Y >= 150 >= 145
295/80 R22.5 Rear axle assembly V18... >= Y >= 150 >= 145
305/70 R22.5 Front axle/leading axle/trailing axle G38... >= Y >= 150 >= 147
305/70 R22.5 Rear axle assembly G38... >= Y >= 150 >= 147
315/70 R22.5 Front axle/leading axle/trailing axle Q38... >= K >= 152 >= 148
315/70 R22.5 Rear axle assembly Q38... >= K >= 152 >= 148
315/80 R22.5 Front axle/leading axle/trailing axle Q18... >= G >= 154 >= 150
315/80 R22.5 Rear axle assembly Q18... >= G >= 154 >= 150
315/60 R22.5 Front axle/leading axle/trailing axle F58... >= Y >= 152 >= 148
315/60 R22.5 Rear axle assembly F58... >= Y >= 152 >= 148

* Other tyre sizes possible from CTT.

Equipment

Electrics.

The Econic's powerful 24 V on-board electrical system offers a whole range of connection and lighting options.

Series.

  • Vehicle power supply 24 V
  • 4 kw starter power
  • 2,800 W (28 V/100 A) alternator
  • Low-maintenance 2 × 12 V/170 Ah battery
  • Trailer socket, 24 V, 15-pin
  • On-board socket 24 V/15 A
  • Electronic vehicle management system with diagnostic interface and on-board diagnosis
  • CAN bus network
  • Starting-off aid, time limit 90 s

Lighting:

  • Bi-halogen headlamps
  • Dipped beam
  • Main beam
  • Side lights
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Pre-installation for rotating beacons

Optional equipment.

  • 4,200 W (28 V/150 A) alternator
  • 2 × 12 V/220 Ah battery
  • Additional socket 24 V/15 A, dashboard console
  • Additional socket 12 V/15 A, dashboard console
  • Interface, FMS 2.0 Fleet Management System
  • Moving-off aids (with/without time limit or speed limitation 30 km/h)
  • Reversing warning device
  • Electrical interfaces for bodybuilders
  • Battery master switch
  • Trailer socket, 24 V, 15-pin

Lighting:

  • Halogen headlamps
  • Work lamp manoeuvring assistance
  • Automatic activation of hazard warning lamp
  • Rotating LED beacon
  • Pre-installation  for LED turn signal lamps at the rear
  • Cable set extended by 2 m for the vehicle tail lights

Bi-halogen headlamps

Lighting control.

The turn signal indicator and the other lights can be checked by the driver as part of the departure check routine with the standard "Lighting check" switch.

Equipment

PTOs as optional equipment.

The range of mechanical interfaces enables individual adaptation to the major units to be driven and different body variants. A maximum of 3 mechanical PTOs in combination possible: 2 transmission-side PTOs and 1 engine-side PTO.

The Mercedes-Benz Bodybuilder Portal.

The bodybuilder portal is the central business-to-business platform for successful collaboration between Mercedes-Benz and bodybuilders for all model series. You can access detailed descriptions of the processes, methods and tools essential to your solutions here at any time.

Equipment packages

Perfectly equipped to suit your needs.

With a whole range of ex-factory features to overcome the challenges of urban traffic, the Econic is the perfect partner for the everyday. And now, if you fancy some optional extras, we have made an attractive range of equipment available to you at package prices.

These three attractive equipment packages are sure to help you save a pretty penny!

Trailer operation

Optional trailer towing.

Equipped with a trailer, the Econic is your reliable partner for transport tasks.

Trailer couplings.

Make Type Approval mark Jaw size (mm) Bolt Diameter (mm) Drawbar load (kg) D value (kN) DC value (kN) V value (kN) Hole pattern (mm)
Annular spring 4040 G 150 A E1 01 – 6292 360 x 215 40 1,000 137 92 40 160 x 100
Rockinger 400 G 150A E1 01 – 0350 360 x 210 40 1,000 130 92 35 160 x 100

Towing capacities.

Permissible gross train weight 36,000 kg*
Trailer load, drawbar axle trailer (braked) 24,000 kg
Trailer load, centre-axle trailer (braked) 14,500 kg
Trailer load, overrun braked trailer 3,500 kg
Trailer load, unbraked trailer 750 kg
Drawbar load 1,000 kg

* 40,000 kg gross combination weight only possible after technical clarification with regard to application and vehicle.