Reduced fuel consumption

Reduced fuel consumption

The lower the fuel consumption, the lower the overall costs.

The Atego and the Arocs make extremely efficient use of fuel. The lower your fuel consumption, the lower your overall costs.

All Euro VI engines boast low fuel consumption. Fuel-saving drive programs, intelligent auxiliary consumers and the sophisticated aerodynamics also contribute to low fuel consumption. The enhanced Predictive Powertrain Control system additionally supports an efficient, fuel-saving driving style on board the Arocs. In conjunction with the Multimedia Cockpits274, the new MirrorCam91 provides a further improvement in aerodynamics. This results in additional fuel savings.

Advantages at a glance.

  • Complete Euro VI engine range: four displacement classes, 18 power variants from 175 kW (238 hp) to 460 kW (625 hp)
  • Low fuel consumption thanks to economical, efficient engines and short shift times
  • Application-matched transmissions
  • Fuel-efficient auxiliary consumers
  • Sophisticated aerodynamics

A broad selection of application specific transmissions also contributes to reduced fuel consumption. Short shift times and economical auxiliary consumers such as on-demand compressed air control and the power steering pump additionally help to reduce fuel consumption.

The maintenance-free Hydraulic Auxiliary Drive combines the advantages of the all-wheel drive system with those of the standard drive system. It offers additional traction when needed – and adds hardly any weight on long trips. Hydraulic Auxiliary Drive is up to 350/500 kilograms lighter than engageable/permanent all-wheel drive. In addition, the losses from the additional drive axle are removed. This reduces fuel consumption by up to six to eight percent in comparison to engageable/permanent all-wheel drive.

The economical Euro VI engines are available in four displacement classes and with seven power output ratings from 115 kW (156 hp) to 220 kW (299 hp). We offer the Arocs with Euro VI engines in four displacement classes and with 18 power output ratings, from 175 kW (238 hp) to 460 kW (625 hp).

The design of the Atego and Arocs has been optimised down to the finest details in the interests of reduced drag. From the bumper via the corner panelling to the roof – everything contributes to a low level of aerodynamic drag and thus to reduced fuel consumption. In addition, MirrorCam installed in conjunction with the Multimedia Cockpits91 can reduce the fuel consumption of the Arocs by up to 1.3%. Optionally available aerodynamic body parts can further reduce fuel consumption. The optionally available tyre pressure monitoring system91 contributes to reduced rolling resistance, thereby also contributing to low fuel consumption.

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