Rugged Benz makes NZ debut
MERCEDES-BENZ GAVE ITS RUGGED G-professional cab/chassis its New Zealand debut at the 2017 Fieldays at Mystery Creek in mid-june.
The G-professional cab/chassis is built in the same factory as Mercedes’ iconic G-class (G-wagen) SUV.
The cab/chassis has a 2085kg payload and a 4490kg GVM and rides on a rugged chassis and suspension.
Its 3.0-litre V6 turbodiesel engine develops 135kw of maximum power at 3800rpm and 400Nm of peak torque between 1600 and 2000rpm.
It drives through a five-speed automatic transmission, and three independent centre and diff locks.
The G-professional cab/chassis has a $129,900 list price.
Mercedes-benz G-professional was launched at Fieldays.