Driving comfort and work comfort are much more than just a luxury in a truck. Both are our answer to the need for higher standards in long-distance haulage and heavy-duty distribution haulage, providing for pleasant working and truck driving conditions.
Truck driving comfort day-to-day.
Your workplace in the Actros L.
Modern, ergonomic, practical, motivating and not least of all efficiency-boosting. Whether you are a driver or fleet operator, we're convinced you'll be delighted by the workplace in the Actros L.It offers the driver the best possible working and driving conditions. And through intelligent networking with headquarters and logistics processes it contributes to even better performance.
Advantages at a glance.
- Greater comfort thanks to the MirrorCam271, 287, the electronic parking brake and the Multimedia Cockpit, interactive
- On request for certain Actros Active Drive Assist 2287, 248, 284 for active stress relief for the driver and for increased driving safety
- Simple handling and operation of the most diverse vehicle and body functions via the secondary Multi-Touch-Display262
- Mercedes-Benz Truck Navigation262, 244 and Traffic Sign Assist287, 262, 244
Multimedia Cockpit, interactive
The Actros L is equipped with the innovative Multimedia Cockpit for a high level of driving, working and operating convenience. A high-resolution (30.5-cm/12.3 inch) colour display replaces the conventional instrument cluster and provides a clear display of all driving and vehicle information. It is supplemented by the Multi-Touch Display (26 cm/10.25 inch) in the dashboard instrument panel on the right.
Advantages at a glance.
- Integrated radio infotainment system as standard, Digital Audio Broadcasting Radio (DAB/DAB+) and sound system optionally available.
- Optional Convenience Telephony, wireless charging262
- New key, convenience central locking system
- Remote online & Remote Truck App for operating many vehicle functions by smartphone
- Multifunction key1
- Optional Fleetboard apps244, 262 for simplified handling and enhanced ergonomics
Multimedia Cockpit, interactive142.
The Multimedia Cockpit, interactive is an expansion of the Multimedia Cockpit. The primary display has a size of 30.5 cm (12.3 inches) and permits a choice between two screen designs. It also includes a navigation system, Traffic Sign Assist and Remote Online for the control of various vehicle functions via the smartphone.
Also integrated is Remote Connect for storage volume and access to the Fleetboard Store, which offers many convenience- and efficiency-enhancing apps for the Multi-Touch display.
Multifunction steering wheel, Touch Control Buttons262.
The multifunction steering wheel with Touch Control buttons enhances ergonomics and ease of operation. A diverse range of vehicle systems and functions can be operated and information called up by swiping and pressing the Touch Control buttons262. The Touch Control button262 on the left-hand side serves to operate the primary display (instrument cluster), while the Touch Control button262 on the right is used for the secondary Multi-Touch Display.
Leather steering wheel.
The leather steering wheel with a diameter of 450 mm increases comfort and also contributes to an individual, homely atmosphere. Leather, a natural material, quickly compensates major temperature differences. The insert and the multifunction buttons are available in two versions: black grained and silver shadow chrome. In the area of the spokes, the leather is perforated.
With the high-quality remote control key, the vehicle can be conveniently opened or locked from a distance of up to 50 metres. The radio remote control features direction-independent operation and does not therefore need to be aimed directly at the vehicle.
To start the vehicle, the key does not need to be inserted but must simply be in the vehicle or within a maximum radius of two metres around the start-stop button. The engine is switched off by pressing the start-stop button. A surface-mounted, chrome-plated Mercedes star ensures an attractive appearance of the key.
The driver's and co-driver's doors can be locked and unlocked by radio remote control. The driver's and co-driver's doors can still be conveniently locked and unlocked from the inside using the manual switch in the doors. With the comfort opening/closing system, the side windows and sliding sunroof are operated by means of the remote control. A receiver in the dashboard console converts the radio commands accordingly and controls the locking system.
Convenience central locking system.
In conjunction with the new convenience key, the locking system increases operating convenience and security of vehicle locking.
In addition to the legally required light check, the driver's and co-driver's doors, the side windows and the sliding sunroof can be conveniently opened and closed, or unlocked and locked, by pressing a button on the convenience key using radio remote control.
Engine start/stop button.
Parking brake, electronic with hold function.
The electronic parking brake with HOLD function combines simpler handling, greater comfort and a higher level of safety.
The electronic parking brake is automatically released when driving off in transmission position "D" or "R" and automatically engaged when the engine is switched off. The integrated HOLD function is activated when the vehicle is stationary – at a red light, for example – simply by depressing the brake pedal with greater force. The function is released when the accelerator pedal is depressed again. An additional function is that the parking brake is now automatically engaged if the engine is running, a door is open and the vehicle speed is 0 km/h. With the door open, it is possible for the driver to manually disengage the automatically engaged parking brake, e.g. for manoeuvring in reverse.
All images are by way of example only and may differ from the configurations which are available to order. Subject to change without notice.
Remote online & Remote Truck App244.
Using Remote Online, a mobile end device, for example the driver's smartphone can be connected with the vehicle's own network.
With the associated Remote Truck app, the driver can check or control a wide variety of vehicle functions from a distance of up to 25 metres. From fuel level, tyre pressure to radio settings and interior lighting.
Radio infotainment system262.
The Actros L comes as standard with an integrated radio infotainment system. A digital radio featuring Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB+) is also optionally available. Numerous connection options are available for integrating external devices.
Thanks to the digital receiver, terrestrial digital DAB and DAB+ programmes can also be received in addition to conventional radio programmes. Therefore, depending on the country, a large selection of other stations in CD quality is available. Other advantages include excellent reception characteristics and valuable additional information, for example on the radio programme.
Multimedia Radio Touch.
The Multimedia Radio Touch with its 17.7 cm colour display can be operated intuitively via the touchscreen and offers numerous convenience features. These include the Bluetooth interface for hands-free calling and audio streaming, as well as convenient access to smartphone content via Apple CarPlay and MirrorLink.
First-class sound and optimum surround sound in the cab. The sound system is made up of 7 + 1 speakers and offers a consummate sound experience in Dolby Digital 5.1 format as well as a full-sounding playback in the bass range, starting at a frequency of 20 Hz. In comparison to the standard broadband speakers, the bass/mid-range speakers deliver optimised treble and bass reproduction.
The speakers are arranged as follows: one tweeter in each of the A-pillars, one bass/mid-range speaker (160 mm) in each of the doors, one broadband speaker (100 mm) in each of the side walls above the bed, a central speaker (100 mm) in the stowage compartment above the windscreen and one active subwoofer (100 Watt) in a 20-litre bass reflex speaker in the left-hand stowage compartment.
The sound system speakers are specially configured with one another and are only available in conjunction with the interactive Multimedia Cockpit.
Navigation system with Traffic Sign Assist287, 244, 262.
In conjunction with Truck Navigation for truck-specific, dynamic route guidance and Live Traffic Information, Traffic Sign Assist is also standard. Navigation data is shown on the secondary Multi-Touch Display.
State-of-the-art driver support through optimum, traffic-dependent route planning. The system, with Truck Navigation for truck-specific, dynamic route guidance and live traffic information, also uses the data from the Traffic Sign Assist system and displays it on the touch display.
For its optimised route planning, the navigation system makes use of precise maps from 49 European countries. Live Traffic Information is currently available in 27 countries. Map updates can be downloaded and installed independently if required.
Convenience telephony, wireless charging.
For easier handling and better voice quality, the Actros L can be equipped with Convenience Telephony and a mobile phone cradle.
An external telephone aerial and the integrated hands-free set with dual Bluetooth, to which up to two mobile phones can be connected, ensure perfect transmission quality. Wireless charging for smartphones of up to 6 inches (15.2 cm) via the mobile phone cradle.
The connected smartphones are operated via the multifunction steering wheel or alternatively via the multi-touch display. Connections for charging with a cable are, of course, also present.
Interactive operating instructions.
Detailed interactive operating instructions are available online as a source of comprehensive information for users and any other interested parties, with descriptions, images and videos.
To leverage Fleetboard's full service portfolio, there are desktop/client solutions as well as various apps for Android and iOS.
Discover more about the Fleetboard apps and find the right solutions to bring your costs down and productivity up.
Comfort suspension seat.
The air-sprung comfort suspension seat4 sports a new fabric pattern and can be adjusted individually and ergonomically. The pneumatic height adjustment, seat cushion angle and depth adjustment, a lowered seat base for an even greater adjustment range as well as the integrated head restraint are all further benefits of the comfort suspension seat. In addition there is also an automatic 3-point seat belt, adjustable in height as well as seat heating.
Air-conditioned suspension seat.
The optional, air-sprung, climatised suspension seat for the driver is upholstered with a new fabric with a top-quality look. As for the comfort suspension seat, the seat base is lowered to create a greater adjustment range. This ensures pleasant seating conditions and a high level of comfort. The active ventilation system in the backrest and cushion of the climatised suspension seat reduces heat and moisture build-up. Numerous individual adjustment options as well as the integrated armrests and seat heating offer excellent ergonomic conditions.
Heating and air-conditioning system
The heating and air conditioning system is characterised by its immediate responsiveness and facilitates draught-free ventilation. New noise and thermal insulation increases comfort considerably both while driving and during periods of rest.
Advantages at a glance.
- Innovative, air-controlled heating and climate control as well as residual heat utilisation
- Automatic climate control1 and auxiliary air conditioning1 for even greater comfort
- Optional innovative residual engine heat utilisation system
- Optional hot-water auxiliary heater for engine and/or cab218
Automatic climate control
Residual engine heat utilisation
Hot-water auxiliary heating
Auxiliary air conditioning system
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The images shown serve merely as examples and do not reflect the actual or current state of the original vehicles. For further information, please contact your Mercedes-Benz Truck dealership.