Changes to our data protection notices

Dear Sir or Madam,
Daimler AG has been reorganised. As of 01.11.2019, data protection on this website is the responsibility of Daimler Truck AG.

Data protection notices (updated: 01.11.2019)

Use of cookies

In order to optimally design the website and to make continual improvements to it, Daimler Truck AG uses cookies. By continuing to use the website, you agree to the use of cookies.

See the Cookie notice for further information.
The new Actros NGT
The new Actros

The new Actros NGT

Innovation, Efficiency & Sustainability.

Ecological: of all fossil fuels natural gas possesses the highest ratio between developed energy and the quantity of polluting emissions emitted. It contributes to reducing the smog and the greenhouse emissions.

Safe: filling is as simple as for other traditional fuels. Additionally, the CNG is lighter than air and therefore does not stagnate in the event of a leak

Economical: thanks to low CNG costs in Europe and the government incentives in many countries, running costs are lower than those for diesel.

Convenient: the gas filling is fast and the CNG station network is the most widespread in Europe. In addition, CNG vehicles are often free from traffic restrictions.

What is the CNG?

  • Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) is made by compressing natural gas, which is mainly composed of methane. It is a fuel which can be used instead of gasoline (petrol) diesel fuel and LPG.
  • Can also be obtained from the fermentation of organic residues by means of a 100% ecological process, in this case we speak of Biogas.
  • Is stored in gaseous form at room temperature and distributed in rigid containers at a pressure of about 200 bar.
  • Should not be confused with LNG which is the same gas stored in liquid form at temperatures around –160 °C.

Focus group: Actros NGT Customer.

  • “Green” transport companies sensitive to the environment.
  • Operators in the ecology and waste collection sector.
  • Transport companies specialized in mid-range distribution.
  • Ideal for night deliveries and limited traffic areas.
  • The new Actros NGT (Natural Gas Technology) contributes to the improvement of air quality and life.
  • Available versions 18 or 26 tons.
  • 100% CNG range up to 650 km.
  • Up to 95% CO2 emissions with biogas.
  • Significantly lower noise level than a diesel engine1011.
  • Allison automatic transmission.