Drive concept
Unimog U 4000 / U 5000

Drive concept

Your ideal work and transportation vehicle, even under the most challenging conditions.

In short: Your ideal work and transportation vehicle, even under the most challenging conditions. Now there is nothing standing between you and your perfect off-road operation. For putting out forest fires, for rescues in major emergencies or for maintenance work in the energy industry. The Unimog U 4000/U 5000 can access places that others just can't.

Suspension

Suspension

Where others lose it, the Unimog rises to the challenge. Portal axles, engaging four-wheel drive, off-road gear reduction. The U 4000/U 5000 is even a match for difficult terrain.

Engine

Engine

Reliability, durability, efficiency and environmental protection supplement the unique vehicle concept, creating a robust and future-proof solution.

Transmission

Transmission

The transmission is characterised by very smooth running, a long service life and a high efficiency rate and is perfectly coordinated to the most varied areas of use.

Portal axles

Portal axles

Axles with the portal design give the Unimog U 4000/U 5000 its extraordinary ground clearance.

All-wheel drive

All-wheel drive

With rear-wheel drive for road driving and the engaging four-wheel drive for off-road, you have maximum traction in every situation.

Torsional flexibility

Torsional flexibility

The special torque tube design facilitates extreme spring travel and diagonal axle articulations of up to 30°.