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Actros. The next generation.

The new Actros represents the next step in intelligent trucking, engineered to meet the evolving demands of long-distance haulage and heavy-duty distribution more effectively than ever.

Actros combines enhanced efficiency, reassuring reliability and smart safety systems into one award-winning package – a package that can be configured in a variety of ways to best suit the task at hand.

With standout features such as Active Brake Assist 5 and MirrorCam working alongside Euro 6 drivetrain technology and Predictive Powertrain Control, the Mercedes-Benz Actros has the edge over most other trucks for sale in New Zealand.

Actros for long distance.

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Actros represents the ultimate in long-haul commercial transport from Mercedes-Benz, delivering on the road and on your bottom line.

A wide range of equipment and model variants, on 6x4 and 8x4 Tractor or Rigid platforms, mean operators can configure Actros to suit practically any long-haul task, with optimal results. Ergonomically configured cabs with an array of safety features put driver wellbeing to the fore.

Advantages at a glance.

  • High payload.
  • Advanced safety systems.
  • Euro 6 engine options from 238hp (175 kW) to 455hp (335kW).
  • 11 ergonomic cab variants with sleeper options.

Actros for distribution.

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This versatile 6x4 rigid range extends to ten model variants to match most operator requirements up to 26T, featuring a variety of wheelbases, frame overhangs and end cross members, with an 834mm wide track to ensure good road-holding and smooth handling.

These trucks are designed to meet the varied demands associated with distribution, general freight and other high-volume transport requirements – and to deliver the exceptional levels of safety, comfort and efficiency for which Mercedes-Benz trucks are renowned.

Advantages at a glance.

  • High payload.
  • Advanced safety systems.
  • Light, economical Euro 6 engine options.
  • Ergonomic day and sleeper cab options.
  • Aerodynamically designed and tested for optimal on-road efficiency.
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Long distance. Bespoke Euro 6 efficiency.

For long-distance work, Actors relies on highly economical, second-generation Euro 6 engines – the OM470 and OM471 – covering four displacement categories, from 7.7L to 15.6L, with power output ratings from 238hp (175kW) to 625hp (460kW), and up to 3000Nm maximum torque.

Fuel-saving measures.

  • Finely tuned powertrain configurations.
  • Hypoid rear axle for reduced friction.
  • Smart drive programs.
  • Efficient auxiliary systems.
  • Sophisticated aerodynamics.

PowerShift 3. This automated transmission delivers superior handling and enhanced fuel economy through fast, precise gear selection and a range of pre-programmed drive modes including ‘Economy’, ‘Power’ and ‘Fleet’. High-ratio reverse gears ensure easy manoeuvring, while pulling away from standstill is improved thanks to the crawl function.

Predictive Powertrain Control. This optional system integrates the optimal driving style for the route ahead into the operation of the automatic transmission.

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Distribution. Highly economical, low on emissions.

Actros distribution trucks can be configured with highly economical and reliable OM936 7.7-litre or OM470 10.7-litre Euro 6 engines. Power outputs range from 320hp (240kW) to 450hp (335kW). You choose the best fit for the job – either way, you’re choosing one of the most efficient powerplants in the market today.

Fuel-saving measures.

  • Finely tuned powertrain configurations.
  • Fuel-efficient single reduction axles.
  • Efficient auxiliary systems.
  • Sophisticated aerodynamics.
  • Tyre pressure monitoring.

PowerShift 3. This automated transmission, in 8-spd and 12-spd variants, delivers superior handling and enhanced fuel economy through fast, precise gear selection. High-ratio reverse gears ensure easy manoeuvring, while pulling away from standstill is noticeably more comfortable thanks to an integrated crawl function.

Predictive Powertrain Control. This optional system integrates the optimal driving style for the route ahead into the operation of the automatic transmission.

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The safest-ever truck from Mercedes-Benz.

A range of innovative assistance systems combine to protect driver and cargo on every journey.

Comprehensive standard safety features.

  • Active Brake Assist.
  • Stability Control Assist.
  • Lane Keeping Assist.
  • Attention Assist.

Advanced safety options.

  • Proximity Control Assist* with stop-and-go function and ABA 5.**
  • MirrorCam for enhanced visibility.
  • Secondary water retarder with up to 3500Nm braking torque.
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system for tractor unit and semitrailer/trailer.
  • Sensor-controlled fifth-wheel coupling.
  • Bi-xenon headlamps, cornering light function, front fog lamps and LED daytime running lamps.

* Optional extra, only in conjunction with Active Brake Assist 5. **Optional extra, only in conjunction with Proximity Control Assist.

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Long distance. Complete comfort from A to B.

Actros cabs epitomise the modern workplace for today’s long-haul driver. Every aspect of the design and layout is geared towards driver safety, ease of operation, and overall comfort.

There are 11 cab variants in two widths, with five roof shapes (CompactSpace, ClassicSpace, StreamSpace, BigSpace and GigaSpace) and three engine tunnel variants (320mm, 170mm, level floor).

Outstanding handling. Actros has excellent road-holding capability and high steering precision, ensuring added confidence on the job. The wide, rigid frame; full air suspension; innovative rear axle guide; and direct, sensitive steering system combine for an outstandingly capable, safe and relaxed driving experience.

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Distribution. Ultimate handling.

Actros delivers outstanding handling for an outstanding driving experience. The innovative rear axle guide plays a key role here. Compared to a conventional wishbone design, the connection points of the two trailing arms are positioned further outwards, resulting in optimum transverse stability with little need for corrective steering and excellent understeer/oversteer characteristics.

Ergonomically designed cabs put the driver’s needs to the forefront, featuring mid cabs for day-to-day operation or sleeper cabs if required.

ClassicSpace L-Cab. The comfortable 2300mm-wide cab offers the driver an ergonomic, comfortable workplace and is ideally designed to meet the requirements of regional and interstate transport.

ClassicSpace M-Cab. The 2300mm-wide cab with 320mm engine tunnel and 2000mm length is suitable for almost every operation. Plenty of storage behind the seats and an option for a fold down bunk if needed.