The indefatigable Vario plays a very special role: with a gross vehicle weight that ranges from 6.0 to 7.5 t, it straddles a line between the van and truck sectors, with a unique design that combines the advantages of both types of vehicles. The Vario 4×4 in particular, with all-wheel drive and a gross vehicle [...]
The decision has been taken. The Mercedes-Benz Vario is undergoing a facelift and is set to receive a new drivetrain. To meet the requirements of future emissions standards, the Vario will be converted to include a new engine featuring new exhaust technology that will supplement the tried-and-trusted SCR technology and thus meet the Euro 6 [...]
But let us return to the mid-nineties with their tremendous innovative leap forward. Things were happening at the upper end of the van scale too.
The Vario (formerly T2 and now with an upgraded exterior) defined its sphere of operation as the broad field between 4.8 and 7.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight. The model range [...]
Whether it’s construction engineers or power line technicians, water supply engineers or the rescue services, council workers or disaster protection agencies, delivery drivers or mountain resort hotel staff – none of them can choose the spot where they are needed and they often have to get there under the most difficult of circumstances.
Extreme gradients, [...]