High standard of safety

High standard of safety

Innovative assistance systems - to improve driving safety.

Arrive safely – with the support of innovative assistance systems to improve driving safety which actively relieve the strain on the driver and treat the vehicle and the load with sufficient care, thereby contributing to higher efficiency. On every journey. Mercedes-Benz employs many safety and assistance systems to reduce risks and ease the burden on the driver. Systems such as the bi-xenon headlamps, the rain and light sensor, the co-driver's mirror with manoeuvring function, Lane Keeping Assist1, Roll Control Assist and tyre pressure monitoring provide the driver with additional support.

The Safety Pack increases comfort and safety.

Advantages at a glance.

  • Electronic brake system with ABS, ASR, Brake Assist and hill holder
  • Secondary water retarder2 with up to 3500 Nm of braking torque
  • Stability Control Assist
  • Active Brake Assist 42,3,4
  • Proximity Control Assist2,5 with stop-and-go function
  • Attention Assist2,6
  • Lane Keeping Assist1
  • Roll Control Assist7
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system7
  • Bi-xenon headlamps2,7, front fog lamps, LED daytime running lamps and LED tail lights
  • Follow-me-home lighting
  • Rain/light sensor
  • Sensor-controlled fifth-wheel coupling7
  • Safety Pack2
  • Sight Package

The fourth generation of the system assists the driver3,4 by carrying out full brake application in response to stationary and moving objects and partial braking in response to pedestrians in motion; in this way, it can reduce the severity of accidents or even prevent them completely.


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[1] Excluding vehicles belonging to category N2G/N3G (off-road) and vehicles with more than 3 axles. 
[2]Not available for Atego. 
[3] Within the system's limits. 
[4] Under optimal conditions. 
[5] Optional extra, only in conjunction with Active Brake Assist 5. 
[6] Only available in conjunction with Lane Keeping Assist.
[7] Available on some Arocs models.
[8] Optional equipment.
[9] Available in conjunction with High Performance Engine Brake.
[10] Optional equipment, only in conjunction with Proximity Control Assist. 
[11] Expected to be available from 12/2016.


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