Video Worth Watching: Seven decades of the Unimog

Mercedes-Benz has released a video celebrating the unique capabilities and achievements of the Unimog

Overdrive November 20, 2016 09:00:20 IST
Video Worth Watching: Seven decades of the Unimog

The Unimog is an automotive legend. There is practically nothing that it can’t do. The creation of Albert Friedrich and Heinrich Robler, the Unimog was initially designed for agricultural applications while being vastly different from tractors. Built in 1946, the Unimog Prototype 1 stood out from all other automobiles owing to its equal-sized wheels, all-wheel drive and a torsionally flexible vehicle frame. Well, the current generation Unimog still retains those features. Unlike tractors, it could attain a top speed of 50kmph, had...

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