Powerful, reliable and economical, the new Atego is provided with the same excellent engine technologies as available across the range. Two engine options are available with seven power ratings from 115 kW (156 hp) to 220 kW (299 hp) each designed to provide high-performance abilities and low fuel consumption, the new Atego boasts a 50% fuel saving compared to its predecessor model.
A true 21stcentury vehicle, the Atego offers great performance abilities with exceptional economical drive qualities.
Available with a choice of 6-, 8- or 9- speed transmissions and Mercedes Powershift 3, an automated transmission which ensures precise gear selection and short shift times. Select from "power" or "off road" drive modes for ideal driving dynamics.
Available with a powerful engine brake, offering up to 235kW of braking power, reducing wear on the service brake or with a high-performance engine brake available on select engine variants, offering up to 300 kW of braking power for even greater safety. An additional 160 kW (at 80 km/h) (depending on vehicle and variation) is supplied via the Atego's permanent magnet retarder, a wear-free auxiliary brake.