Bolton Council renews fleet with 19 Mercedes-Benz Econics fitted with Faun Zoeller bodies


Bolton Council has taken delivery of 19 refuse collection vehicles fitted with two types of Faun Zoeller body and based on the Mercedes-Benz Econic chassis. Supplied by local Dealer Ciceley Commercials, the 19 six-wheelers are all 2630 L variants with 7.7-litre in-line six-cylinder engines that transmit their 220 kW (299 hp) outputs to the road via six-speed Allison automatic gearboxes, designed for stop-start applications. The vehicles also come with rear-steer axles, for tighter turning circles. Other safety elements include the […]