• Ideal for light duty short radius, 12-23 tonne distrbution market
  • Available in 4x2, 6x2 and 4x4 configurations
  • 238-286 HP
  • GVM 12,000 - 23,000 kg
  • GCM 16,390 - 27,400 kg
  • Comes standard with S-cab (day cab) with choice of 3 other cabs


The Mercedes Benz Atego is a leader in light-duty short-radius distribution. Whenever space is tight, whether in inner-city areas or on a construction site, the compact Atego will achieve what other trucks cannot. The 12-23 tonne truck is an ideal work partner with low costs, outstanding reliability and excellent driving comfort.

To be successful in the distribution sector, a truck needs to provide lower fuel consumption, long service intervals and a high degree of reliability; the Atego powertrain delivers all this and more.

With a choice of four cab variants, three different cockpits and an array of equipment options, the Atego can be your ideal truck for many jobs in the light-duty distribution sector.

Owners and operators of a Mercedes Benz Atego have long been appreciating extended service intervals, long product life, and a strong re-sale value of the truck.

Features include:

  • Reliable and economical BlueTec® engines
  • Telligent Engine System®
  • Choose from 6-speed synchro-mesh transmission, Allison Automatic transmission or a 9-speed direct transmission
  • Parabolic spring suspension or choose air suspension upgrade
  • Bodybuilder interface provides uncomplicated access to the electrical systems and allows easy connection of bodies
  • Driver’s air bag and seatbelt pre-tensioner


Model Configuration Model HP GVM(kg) GCM(kg) Download Specs


Configuration4x2 with air suspension Model1224L
GVM (kg)12,000 GCM (kg)16,3901 Download Specs


Configuration4x2 with air suspension Model


GVM (kg)16,000 GCM (kg)20,4002 Download Specs


Configuration6x2 with air suspension Model2324L HP



GVM (kg)23,000 GCM (kg)27,4003 Download Specs
RIGID Configuration4x2 fire fighting vehicle  Model1629 LF HP286 GVM (kg)16,000 GCM (kg)20,4004 Download Specs
  • 11229 L - 28,000kg with trailer brakes
  • 21629 L – 34,000kg with trailer brakes / 1624 L – 28,000kg with trailer brakes
  • 32624 L – 34,000kg with trailer brakes
  • 41629 LF – 28,000kg with trailer brakes

All Wheel Drive

Model Configuration Model HP GVM(kg) GCM(kg) Download Specs
All wheel drive Configuration4x4 all wheel drive Model1629 A HP286 GVM (kg)16,000 GCM (kg)20,4001 Download Specs
  • 11629 A - 34,000kg with trailer brakes 


The Mercedes Benz Atego comes standard with the S-cab, a day cab particularly suited for short-radius distribution work. In addition, there are other cab options with the Atego, making it suitable to a variety of applications.

Features include:

  • Aerodynamic front bumper
  • Cabin access via 3 stairs
  • Windows in rear cabin wall
  • External sun visor
  • Remote central locking
  • Stereo CD player with Bluetooth
  • Hard wearing cloth and velour fabric seat
  • Driver’s airbag and seatbelt pre-tensioner (not off-road vehicles)
  • Optional centre seat

Axor cab options:

S-Cab with rear panel

Specially designed for minimised cab space to maximise payload.

  • three piece steel front
  • swinging bottom step with steel bumper
  • windows in cab rear wall
  • rain sensor and automatic driving lights
  • stereo CD player with Bluetooth connectivity
  • compressed air gun in cabin
  • driver's airbag and seatbelt pre-tensioner (not with off-road vehicles)

S-cab with rear panel extension

An S-cab variant with rear panel extension provides 180 mm more room at the rear of the cab. This greatly enhances the driver’s sense of space, there’s more room to move and it offers additional stowage options.


Ideally suited for prime-movers and long-haul with luxury bed and plenty of storage:

  • Aerodynamic front bumper
  • cab access via 3 stairs
  • extended rear cab wall
  • remote central locking
  • electric sunroof
  • storage lockers on both sides
  • electric cab tilt pump
  • rain sensor and automatic driving lights
  • luxury bed with compartment draw underneath
  • storage compartments above windscreen
  • driver's side sunblind
  • wood-grain dash
  • low roof option available

L-cab with low roof

The low roof option in the L-Cab is particularly well-suited to applications which call for both generous cab space and room above the cab roof for attachments, e.g. a refrigeration unit or loading crane.

L-Cab with raised roof

The raised roof option in the L-cab offers impressive standing room. The standard lower bed is 68.5 cm wide and can be teamed with a 70 cm wide luxury upper bed, available as an option. A seat bunk combination can also be offered that incorporates a double bunk arrangement that can be folded into a bench seat with 4 seatbelt's providing the cab with seating for up to 6 people.


Drivers expect the highest standard of safety with Mercedes Benz Trucks, and the Mercedes Benz Axor continues to provide. Relax with the assurance of a crash tested cab (in accordance with European ECE R29 standard) and a truck that is packed with features to keep you safe.

Features include:

  • Air-sprung driver’s suspension seat with integral 3-point seat belt
  • An airbag in conjunction with belt tensioner
  • Windows in rear cabin wall
  • Non-slip steps and grab handle for cab entry
  • Clear lens headlamps
  • Large exterior mirrors with a manual heating control
  • Curved design of the mirror glass greatly reduces the size of the “blind spot”.
  • Wide-angle rear-view mirrors mounted below the main mirrors to improve visibility.
  • Generously sized window areas (including deep-set side windows that extend well into the doors)
  • A-pillar wind deflectors, corner paneling and exterior mirror covers all direct the flow of air away from the doors and side windows, reducing dirt build-up and optimising visibility.
  • The Telligent® engine management system

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