Econic skip loader at Tip-ex boasts first in-house gearbox

The Econic skip loader on the Mercedes-Benz stand is the first example to fitted with the in-house PowerShift 3 automated manual transmission in place of the traditional Allison.

Pricing depends on exact specification but is expected to similar to the Allison.

The show truck also featured the improved driver access, with a wider opening full height door.

It also came with the promise that it would be available with Blind Spot Assist by the end of the year.