COMCL875765 Model series 406

Model series 406

In production from 1963, the 406 series entered a new output category and was considerably larger, more modern and had more than twice the engine output of previous Unimog model series. The 406 series was available with either an open or enclosed cab, and as a traction head. It remained in production until 1989, with a total production of 37,069 units in 12 model variants.

  • 1988M2721
    Italian. Advertisement Mercedes-Benz UNIMOG/Italmotor S.p.A.: "The Unimog ensures rapid transfers from one construction site to another; subject: Unimog, model series 406 for operations in the construction industry for Italy, showing a vehicle with plate compactors; 1965
    Model series 406
  • 1988M1687
    Advertisement Mercedes-Benz: This isn't exactly the picture that comes to mind when you think of Mercedes-Benz cars. (That's not surprising. It isn't one. It's a Mercedes Unimog.)"; Unimog 406; American advert in "Life" magazine; 1966
    Advertisements Unimog 1966
  • 2006DIG2767
    Mercedes-Benz Transport Magazine issue 32/1967, pictured is a Unimog, model series 406 with front loader
    Model series 406
  • 2008DIG149
    Mercedes-Benz Unimog trade fair stand at the Salone Della Montagna in Turin in 1974, on display are several Unimog vehicles of model series 406 for winter road maintenance
    Unimog
  • 2008DIG143
    Mercedes-Benz trade fair stand at an exhibition in Plovdiv, Bulgaria in 1972, on display is also a Unimog of model series 406 as a road-rail vehicle
    Unimog
  • 2008DIG145
    Mercedes-Benz Unimog trade fair stand at the International Auto Show in Brussels in 1973, on display are different vehicles of model series 406
    Unimog
  • 2007DIG4889
    Mercedes-Benz Unimog trade fair stand at the Sima show in Paris in 1961, on display are different vehicles of model series 411 and 406, 1961
    Unimog
  • 2008DIG144
    Unimog model series 421 and 406 at the trade fair stand  "Salone Della Montagna", Turin, 1972, on display are Unimog vehicles of model series 421 and 406 for winter road maintenance
    Unimog model series 421 and 406 at the trade fair stand "Salone Della Montagna", Turin, 1972
  • U41350
    Mercedes-Benz trade fair stand at the VFK annual conference in Berlin, on display are different Unimog vehicles of model series 406, 416 and 421 with implements, 1966
    Unimog
  • 2007DIG4902
    Mercedes-Benz Unimog trade fair stand at the Salone della Montagna exhibition in Turin in 1961, on display are several vehicles of model series 411 and 406
    Model series 406
  • 73225-33
    Unimog U54, model series 403 and Unimog U84, model series 406 with enclosed cab, drawing of the side view
    Model series 403, 406
  • 73320-14
    Unimog U84, model series 406 with open cab, (drawing)
    Model series 406, U84
  • 73320-22
    Unimog U84, model series 406 with open cab, (drawing)
    Model series 406, U84
  • 73320-21
    Unimog U84, model series 406 with open cab, (drawing)
    Model series 406, U84
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