Mercedes-Benz T2

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Mercedes-Benz T2
Mercedes-Benz 407 D double-cab truck (1967-1981)
Also calledHanomag-Henschel F55
Body and chassis
ClassLight commercial vehicle
Body styleVan, Truck, Minibus, Chassis
LayoutFront engine Rear wheel drive
Wheelbase2950-4100 mm
Length5065-6996 mm
Width2100-2450 mm
Height2385-2750 mm
PredecessorMercedes-Benz L 319
SuccessorMercedes-Benz Vario
Mercedes-Benz MB800
Mercedes-Benz Accelo

The Mercedes-Benz T2 (Transporter 2) is a series of vans and step-entrance minibuses produced by Daimler-Benz in two generations from 1967–1996.

First generation (1967–1986)[change | change source]

The first generation T2 was launched in 1967 and it was available as a box van or a flat bed light truck.

Second generation (1986–1996)[change | change source]

The second generation T2 was introduced in 1986, and was built until 1996,[1] It was only available as a minibus.

The T2 is still built in Argentina as the L 710[2] and the LO 915[3]

Replacement[change | change source]

In 1996, the T2 was replaced by the Mercedes-Benz Vario.[4]

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. T2: a new generation Commercial Motor 5 July 1986
  2. Archived 2012-04-14 at the Wayback Machine Mercedes-Benz (Argentina) - Consulted el 4 April 2012
  3. Archived 2011-04-09 at the Wayback Machine Mercedes-Benz (Argentina) - Consulted el 4 April 2012
  4. Vario replaces the T2 Commercial Motor 3 October 1996