Mercedes Trucks unveils second generation of MirrorCam

Mercedes Trucks has revealed that it has updated its MirrorCam for the first time. The second generation, available for the Actros and Arocs as well as eActros series since April, has evolved with the new system winning several Innovation Awards.  The head of product development at Mercedes Trucks, Prof Uwe Baake, said: “The intensive discussions with our customers and their experiences from day-to-day operations formed the foundations for us to make further adjustments.” The second MirrorCam generation stands The exterior of the second MirrorCam generation stands out because the camera arms on both sides have been shortened by ten centimetres.  This applies to both the narrower and wider cab and has the advantage, among other things, that drivers can reverse in a straight ...[Read More]

Wessington Cryogenics cuts costs with high-tech Mercedes Actros

Wessington Cryogenics enjoys a global reputation for the design, quality and reliability of the storage vessels and tanks it manufactures. It should come as no surprise then, that when it came to purchasing its first truck, the North East company chose a brand whose name is synonymous with the same attributes – Mercedes. The 18-tonne Actros was supplied by local dealer Bell Truck and Van and boasts a full complement of advanced technology including MirrorCam, the manufacturer’s ground-breaking alternative to conventional mirrors.  This boosts safety by providing improved rear vision and eliminating forward-facing blind spots caused by mirror housings. Used for very short-range internal transport The new truck is used solely for very short-range internal transport – it is used pr...[Read More]

MJ Hughes bridges the visibility gap with a new Mercedes Arocs

South Yorkshire-based structural steel specialist MJ Hughes has added the first truck with MirrorCam to its all-Mercedes fleet.

Mercedes Actros Edition 2 flagship arrives at Haulaway

Haulaway has taken delivery of a stunning Mercedes Actros Edition 2 tractor unit.

Montgomery Transport Group invests in 100 Mercedes Actros trucks

Montgomery Transport Group invests in 100 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks from Intercounty Truck & Van.

The Mercedes MirrorCam system delivers benefits to Glass Systems

Glass Systems has two new Mercedes trucks that have MirrorCam and a range of benefits.

Econ Engineering spreads the word about MirrorCam technology

Winter maintenance equipment specialist Econ Engineering has added the first MirrorCam-equipped Mercedes trucks to their fleet of gritters.

Maritime takes delivery of 100 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks

Logistics firm Maritime Transport has taken delivery of 100 new-generation Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks

PRM Green Technologies gets the Mercedes-Benz Actros low-down once again

PRM Green Technologies has taken delivery of a Mercedes-Benz Actros with a low frame height to meet customer demand.

Mercedes Actros L truck is unveiled to offer luxury and space

The Mercedes Actros L truck is the largest and most luxurious version unveiled yet by the truckmaker.