A tangible dynamic response, simple handling and low fuel consumption: The automated transmission ensures precise gear selection, short shift times, high driving comfort and optimum economy. With Mercedes PowerShift 3, additional functions such as direct shifting from 1 to R and one reverse gear with a high ratio provide for simple manoeuvring. The crawl function makes particularly easy work of moving off.
With the Atego, customers can choose the “power” or “offroad” drive programme irrespective of the model variant. Both incorporate driving modes enabling a style of driving adapted to the given driving situation.