Unimog

 
First test drive of the Unimog on 9 October 1946

The Mercedes Unimog turns 70

Almost exactly 70 years ago to the day, the first Unimog prototype went for its very first test drive. On October 9 in 1946, a designer named Heinrich Rößler was behind the wheel of a new vehicle that he designed. This vehicle had no hood, was fully stocked with a bundle of wood, and the... read more

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2013 Mercedes-Benz Unimog range

Mercedes’ Tough-As-Nails Unimog Gets New Look, Engines For 2013

If you thought the G Class was the toughest Mercedes-Benz around, it’s clear you’ve never come across a Unimog. Unimog actually represents a group of heavy-duty... read more April 19, 2013 by


 
Arnold Schwarzenegger's new ride, a Mercedes-Benz Unimog

Arnold Schwarzenegger Drops Hummer For A Mercedes Unimog: Video

Arnold Schwarzenegger isn’t the kind of guy to drive a Mazda MX-5, and we don’t see a Fiat 500 Abarth in his future, either. In fact, the actor and former... read more September 4, 2012 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Unimog spy shots

2013 Mercedes-Benz Unimog Spy Shots

Last year, Mercedes-Benz celebrated the 60th anniversary of its Unimog, a heavy-duty commercial vehicle built for the toughest conditions. Time doesn't stand still though... read more February 22, 2012 by


 
LEGO Mercedes-Benz Unimog model

Mercedes Unimog Inspires Biggest LEGO Technic Model Ever

They say that you never really grow up, your toys just get bigger. If LEGO's latest Technic kit is anything to go by, that old statement is pretty close to the mark. LEGO has... read more August 24, 2011 by


 
Mercedes-Benz 60th Anniversary Unimog Concept

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Concept: 60 Years, Inspired By Frogs

If you were to set out to design a vehicle, you might not choose a frog as your source of inspiration. Sure, we've heard of the old Austin-Healey "Frogeye" Sprite from the... read more June 7, 2011 by


 
Mercedes-Benz 60th Anniversary Unimog Concept

Mercedes-Benz Celebrates Unimog's 60th Anniversary With One Mean Concept

For 60 years, the Unimog (Universal-Motor-Gerat), has been terrifying young children (and some grown men)--and Mercedes-Benz is proud of that feat. So proud, in fact, that... read more June 7, 2011 by


 
 

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