The Mercedes-Benz Vito crew van impresses in terms payload. The front-wheel drive models are able to carry up to 1,200 Kg in a load cube of up to 6.6m3 in the extra-long models. Rear-wheel drive models are equally as impressive and are able to carry and transport up to 1,175 Kg.
The Mercedes-Benz Vito crew offers a wide range of powertrain options. For the urban environment, the front-wheel drive 109CDI is ideal, while the 119 BlueTEC is built for long distance and towing applications. This choice of front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive gives unparalleled choice in the mid-size van industry. BlueTEC models are also available with exclusive Mercedes-Benz 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission, for driver comfort and increased towing capacity.
All Vito vans are optimised to give outstanding fuel economy and reduced emissions. The crew van comes with BlueTEC models come with an exta fuel efficiency package, which includes ECO start/stop, alternator management, optimised aerodynamics, and ECO power steering.
The Vito crew's BlueTEC engines meet the Euro 6 emissions standard, the first in the medium van segment to do so. All BlueTEC models use Mercedes-Benz SCR technology to reduce NOx emissions to increase environmental responsibility.
The Vito has a high level of specification as standard. With the multi-function steering wheel with trip computer giving access to crew vans information and settings, and cruise control with SPEEDTRONIC speed limiter allowing comfortable driving, for example in average speed-check zones on motorways.
The Vito helps keep you connected, with features such as the standard Audio 15 infotainment unit. The high-quality TFT display is intuative to operate and offers many connection options, including: Radio, USB, Aux-in, SD memory card slot, Bluetooth® hands free and iPod® interface, along with integration with the multifunction steering wheel.
Optional Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC parking sensors makes the end of every journey with your Vito crew much safer. The Vito van is able to parallel or bay park itself by steering the vehicle into a space automatically.
The Vito crew van includes a striking lighting design with the optional LED Intelligent Light System, taking the strain off the driver. Incorporating active LED headlights which swivel with the steering wheel, light up corners and adapt lighting to the road and conditions; alongside LED rear lighting making the Vito van even more visible and therefore safer.
7G-TRONIC PLUS from Mercedes Benz is a torque converter automatic transmission which combines smooth shifting with enhanced fuel economy for your crew van. Features include a number of driving modes from 'Efficiency' to 'Manual' modes and paddles behind the steering for enhanced comfort and driving dynamics.
The Vito protects like no other van on the market. Safety features on the crew include ATTENTION ASSIST to detect signs of inattention and warn the driver to take a break when needed. Crosswind Assist ensures dangerous crosswinds do not blow the Vito van out of its lane. The latest generation ADAPTIVE ESP® keeps the vehicle on the right track and will even wipe its brakes in the wet. Tyre Pressure Monitoring is also fitted as standard, to warn of dangerous losses of tyre pressure.
The Vito is the height of safety from Mercedes-Benz. It comprises a high-strength steel bodyshell with standard airbags for the driver and co-driver for increased safety. The Vito crew van also helps emergency services with Rescue Assist QR codes, giving emergency services vital vehicle information like the best cutting points and loaction of fuel tanks.
The Vito is also available with many additional Mercedes-Benz options to improve safety. Optional COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST can help to avoid or mitigate the effects of a rear end crash of your van by warning the driver with lights and sounds, then calculating the optimum amount of brake pressure to prevent a collision. Lane Keeping Assist and Blind Spot Assist are also available to enhance your safety even further.