X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Mercedes-Benz Unimog: The Truck to Fight World War Z In

by Range
Advertisement

Real off-roaders are amazing vehicles, because they simply can get to places where others can’t. The Mercedes-Benz Unimog has long been the king of rally support vehicles, and has seen a lot of action all over the world. Daimler just recently released information on their newly redesigned Unimog line. This is probably the truck I’d choose to take on the zombie apocalypse in.

mercedes benz unimog 2014 photo

The Mercedes-Benz Unimog comes in ten different models, including entry-level models. Compared to previous models, these have a lower center of gravity, higher ground clearance, an axle articulation of up to 30 degrees, LED headlights, improved cabins with better visibility, and tire inflation systems letting drivers choose the right pressure for different terrain.

mercedes benz unimog 2014 water photo

The Unimog is available with new Euro 6 emission compliant engines, including a 5.1-liter turbodiesel and a 7.7-liter turbodiesel. They produce power ranging from 156 hp to 354 hp. The Unimog has an eight-speed forward transmission, which includes a six-speed reverse. The gearbox is semi-automatic.

mercedes benz unimog 2014 small photo

All of these improvements should help the new Unimogs conquer even more difficult terrain than ever.

unimog_4

[Motor Trend via NOTCOT]

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:
No items found.



Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante

RZA & Paul Banks vs. Hot Wings

RZA & Paul Banks vs. Hot Wings

Roborace DevBot Self-driving Race Car Test Mule Breaks Cover

Roborace DevBot Self-driving Race Car Test Mule Breaks Cover

Tesla Model S P100D Does 0 to 60 in 2.5 Seconds

Tesla Model S P100D Does 0 to 60 in 2.5 Seconds

The X-Files Has Gone to the Dogs

The X-Files Has Gone to the Dogs

Real Robots React To Morgan Trailer

Real Robots React To Morgan Trailer

Advertisement