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Introducing the all-new Mercedes-Benz Arocs

A heavy duty truck that is designed to handle whatever is thrown in the way. Its highly customisable body, power, and all-wheel drive perfectly combine to offer an all-round vehicle manufactured to master the tasks of the construction industry. Whether it’s as a semitrailer tractor, rigid vehicle, concrete mixer or heavy-duty dump truck.

The new Arocs is fully equipped with MirrorCam, the revolutionary new technology introduced by Mercedes-Benz. 

Key information


The Arocs is equipped with an exceptionally fuel efficient Euro VI engine.

  • Delivers 4% fuel savings compared to predecessor models
  • Choice of four displacements are available and 16 power ratings from 175 kW (238 hp) to 460 kW (625 hp) 
  • Ratings in line with Euro VI emission standards
  • Reduced AdBlue consumption of up to 40% reduction with Euro VI
  • Reduced maintenance costs, and increased design life
  • 240-630 hp


As standard, Arocs offers Mercedes PowerShift 3 automated transmissions. 

  • Available as 8, 12 or 16-speed versions
  • Fast shift times as standard
  • Automatic holding of gears downhill
  • Rocking mode to free a stuck truck
  • EcoRoll
  • The choice of switching between three normal driving modes


For operators that prefer a manual shift, they are tuned to provide virtually loss-free power transmission as well as very smooth gear changing, with pneumatic assistance on all models.


Arocs offers a wide range of braking system choices to suit your application, with a choice of Disc brakes, Drum brakes, or a combination of both.

  • Anti-lock braking (ABS)
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Brake assist and hill holder


Inclusive advanced safety systems include Active Brake Assist, Attention Assist, Proximity Control Assist and Stability Control Assist. 

Frame Configurations

Loading space and robustness are one of the best qualities of the Arocs, meaning the heavier the load, the more you get out of the truck. 

  • Robust and durable steel suspension for large load capacities and capable of handling rough and uneven construction site surfaces.
  • Air suspension for optimised driving situations.
  • Two different vehicle models: 8x6 and 8x8 
  • Electronic braking system with integrated auxiliary brake functions.
  • High ground clearance 


Bespoke bodies can be built to your specification to aid with your business needs. 

MirrorCam Technology

Robust and Protected

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Any harsh terrain will leave its mark so is why the Arocs body has been fully reinforced to protect against any impact that comes its way.

  • Cabs are protected with 100% fully galvanised metal panels
  • Three-section bumper with steel corners
  • Grilles made from steel are available as optional extras





We can offer a range of 14 cabs, in the standard cabs variants of BigSpace, StreamSpace, ClassicSpace, CompactSpace. With choice of length, width and engine tunnel. Designed for optimum comfort and practicality.

Our highly ergonomic cabs are supplied with the necessary comforts of work and overnight applications. An abundance of practical storage solutions, spacious surroundings and comfort packages create a homely environment. 

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Multiple storage solutions are available as standard and optional throughout the Arocs, all designed and laid out to offer an ergonomic experience to the driver, all the storage facilities are hand reachable.  Larger cab variants, such as those with an engine tunnel has a provision for a magnitude of more storage solutions such as a high stowage compartment which can be configured as a cool box. 


The 40 mm wider seat is equipped with a high adjustment and control range to offer the upmost comfort and support to the driver and vehicle passengers. Additionally, a massage function is available to protect against back strain.

Optimise the appearance of the cabin to suit your personal style and function with a choice of seat covers, select from manmade or luxurious leather options, durable cloth of the velour. 


All Mercedes-Benz cabs are provided with driver comfort and safety in mind. Regardless of which cab is selected, you will be treated to a wide range view of the road before you thanks to the long-reaching aerodynamic window screen. Access to the cab is provided by a staircase- like frame for easy embarkment.

In the cabin, the practical workstation and multifunction steering wheel place all integral controls in easy reach of the driver. 

Mixer Bodies

Mixer Bodies

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For more information on what we can offer with concrete mixer bodies, click below.

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Customer Spotlight

Mercedes-Benz Arocs the choice of JC Ball & Sons

Derbyshire based JC Balls & Sons have taken delivery of one new Actros 5 and one all-new Arocs, after working with Northside Truck & Van Ltd to successfully add to their fleet of heavy haulage vehicles. 

Established in in 1963 by James Balls when he became the owner/operator of a JCB3 machine. The company then began to grow, and in 1983 expanded to the purchase of larger premises of which their head office still runs from today. Built to a strong specification to cope with the heavy loads and demands that will be placed on them, with one becoming their flagship vehicle.


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