Mercedes-Benz Econic NGT 2628 garbage truck.

The Mercedes-Benz Econic introduced in 1998 was specifically designed for urban use with its low frame, level cab floor and folding doors. It is mainly used for refuse collection, but also as a firefighting vehicle, beverage distributor or tank truck. A special feature of the exhibited vehicle is the practically dust- and particulate-free natural-gas drive.

  • Cylinders 6
  • Displacement 420 cu in
  • Output 205 kW
  • at engine speed 2300/min
  • Top speed 53 mph (limited)
  • Payload capacity 38850 lbs
  • Production period since 1998