Ergonomic comfort

Ergonomic comfort

Well-being in the workplace.

Well-being in the workplace. This is a key requirement for stress-free driving. And a promise which the Actros cabs live up to on every trip with their ergonomics as well as their equipment and details which are matched precisely to the work processes involved in long-distance transport.

The workplace with a cockpit that is ideally suited to the driver’s needs offers excellent working conditions. From the engine start/stop button to the multifunction steering wheel and instrument cluster with colour display to the ergonomically arranged controls and the well thought-out stowage facilities in the instrument support – everything helps ensure that drivers can concentrate on their work in a relaxed manner

Advantages at a glance.

  • Ergonomically designed driver's workplace with engine start/stop button
  • Multifunction key
  • Multifunction steering wheel which can be operated intuitively, with wide adjustment range
  • Easily legible instrument cluster with a 10.4 cm TFT colour display
  • Instrument cluster with 12.7 cm TFT colour display and video function
  • Automated transmission operated via steering-column lever
  • Wide range of seats designed to maintain occupant fitness, with numerous adjustment options
  • Extensive multimedia range including Truck navigation as well as sound system
  • Innovative, air-controlled heating and air conditioning system
  • Automatic climate control and auxiliary air conditioning for even greater comfort
  • Optional innovative residual engine heat utilisation system
  • Hot-water auxiliary heating for cab and/or engine.
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Instrument clusters.

Intuitive menu navigation. The straightforward menu navigation concept of the instrument cluster makes all the key information available quickly, clearly and on a non-reflective display. Settings can be made by means of the multifunction steering wheel.

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Multifunction steering wheel.

With eight control buttons on both the right and left, it is possible to control many functions. For example, telephone calls can be answered, assistance systems can be operated and radio settings can be adjusted.

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Engine start/stop button.

One finger is all it takes to start and stop the engine: just press the engine start/stop button – that’s all there is to it.

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Bluetooth® radio/navigation system.

Equipped with a 17.4 cm colour display as well as Bluetooth® and convenience features, the system leaves nothing to be desired when it comes to support for the driver and entertainment.

The air-suspended seat can be adjusted to meet the individual occupant's requirements and provides the best ergonomic basis as well as a great deal of comfort. The integrated seat heating contributes to this comfort. The comfort suspension seat is equipped with pneumatic height adjustment, seat cushion angle and depth adjustment and an integrated headrest with an integrated, height-adjustable 3-point automatic seat belt.

The optionally available air-suspended, ventilated driver's suspension seat provides pleasant seating conditions and a high level of comfort. The integral armrests and the seat heating also contribute to this. The active ventilation system in the backrest and cushion of the climatised suspension seat reduces heat and moisture build-up. The numerous individual adjustment options make for optimal ergonomics.

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Massage function for driver's seat*.This comfort feature avoids muscular tension problems for the driver, thereby enhancing driver-fitness safety*.This comfort feature avoids muscular tension problems for the driver, thereby enhancing driver-fitness safety.

[1] A reversing camera is available from Mercedes-Benz Accessories.

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