Ergonomic. Environmentally compatible. Efficient.

The innovations of the new Econic at a glance.


  • Fuel consumption reductions of up to 4 % and reduction of AdBlue consumption of up to 40 %
  • High efficiency in collection operations and short-radius distribution
  • Efficient Allison 6-speed automatic transmission with new Eco software
  • Powerful premium engine brake reduces mechanical brake pad wear
  • High payload
  • New, durable, tried and tested engine generation
  • High reliability
  • Extended maintenance intervals
  • Reduction of repair and maintenance costs


  • Active work safety thanks to ergonomic health-promoting low-entry concept
  • Air suspension on all axles
  • Driver's suspension seat and individual seats for up to three passengers
  • Cab floor enables through-cab access to driver's seat

Environmentally compatible.

  • Resource-conserving, environmentally-compatible drive system concept
  • Drastic reduction of emissions and particles by up to 90 % compared with previous Euro V engines
  • New, clean BlueEFFICIENCY Power engine generation
  • Future-proof thanks to compliance with Euro VI standard
  • Soon to be available: Gas powered engine


  • The greatest possible panoramic glazing for maximum viewing angle
  • Mirror system for expansion of field of vision to encompass work area and blind spot
  • Assistance systems ESP, EPB with ABS and ASR as standard 
  • Pneumatic, fully-glazed kerb-side folding door


  • Even more attractive exterior with new front design 
  • Friendly overall image vis-à-vis residents and road users
  • Low, superstructure-friendly frame and several chassis variants
  • Optimised arrangement of assemblies behind cab for maximum implement mounting space
  • Robust, durable, body-mounting-friendly chassis
  • Central axle load measuring system


  • Great freedom of movement thanks to short wheelbases
  • Optional electro-pneumatically steered leading or trailing axles for increased manoeuvrability (leading axle soon to become available)


  • Advanced, powerful 7.7-litre diesel engines with an increased basic output of 220 kW (299 hp)
  • Powerful top-of-the line engine with an output of 260 kW (354 hp)
  • High responsiveness