Is the Mercedes Vario still made?

End of the production for the Vario, commercial heavy van manufactured by Mercedes-Benz. After 30 years of production, the Vario has been removed from the international market.

What Licence do I need to drive a Mercedes Vario?

So to drive a Mercedes Vario you will need a Category C1 or a Category C licence.

Are Mercedes varios reliable?

It is a great example of the traditional Mercedes values of reliability and economy and older models are lasting the course well. The wagon’s basic body shell shape has remained unchanged since that overhaul in 1996. The Mercedes Vario offers a choice of two diesel engines: the 2.9 litre or 4.2 litre.

How high is a Mercedes Vario?

Mercedes L614D roof height:

Roof in millimeters H1 H2
Exterior height (mm) 2680 2830
Roof in inches H1 H2
Interior height (inch) 70.1 76
Exterior height (inch) 105.5 111.4

What replaced the Mercedes Vario?

Between 1996 and 2013, 90,743 units were manufactured. The Vario was succeeded in Daimler Trucks’ model range by heavier versions of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and lighter versions of the Mercedes-Benz Atego.

How do I know if I have a C1 Licence?

If you took driving lessons and passed your driving test before the 1st January 1997, you may notice that your licence already includes the C1 category. If this is the case, you will be able to notice that the C1 section on the back of your licence would have been filled in and includes the number 107.

When did Mercedes stop making the Vario?

27 September 2013
A 4×4 model was also available. All models had a suspension on parabolic leaf springs, all ventilated disc brakes and power steering. On 27 September 2013, the last Vario rolled off the production line in Ludwigsfelde. Between 1996 and 2013, 90,743 units were manufactured.

What is the size of a Mercedes Sprinter?

The interior width of the Sprinter Van is 1780mm and the exterior width is 2426mm. The interior height of the Mercedes Sprinter is 1740mm (H1), 2030mm (H2), and 2260mm (H3). The wheelbase lengths are 3250mm (SWB), 3665mm (MWB), and 4325mm (LWB). The width between the wheel arches on this model is 1350mm.

Can I go straight to Class 1 HGV?

After qualifying as a Class 2 HGV driver, you can go straight in to becoming a Class 1 HGV driver by taking the Category E practical test. This is broken into four parts and includes a theory and practical driving test.

What year Sprinter is best?

The 2006 model year in particular is a well-loved model by those who have owned one. This study shows that out of people who have personal experience with Sprinter models from 2004-2010 nearly 40% vote the 2006 model as the best one out there.

Can you sleep sideways in a Sprinter van?

Yes, you can sleep sideways in a Sprinter van. A tall person won’t be able to stretch out, as most Sprinter vans are 5 feet and 9 inches wide. There are some ingenious ways to sleep inside a Sprinter van, including hanging a hammock in the van.