LEGO Unimog U400: The Oppo Review

Sometimes you just have to treat yo' self. With Christmas approaching, I found a little something extra and bought one of the greatest sets to ever come out of the LEGO lab, the Mercedes-Benz U400 Unimog. Should you get one before they're all gone? » 12/16/14 9:45am 12/16/14 9:45am

You Can Buy Schwarzenegger's Unimog And Terminate Any Terrain

There's been some discussion about "girl cars," and what we can call them. One thing is for sure, Arnold Schwarzenegger would not be driving a "girly-man" car, because he needs something with POWAAA. So if you fancy yourself an off-road action star, Arnold's Unimog is your's for the taking. » 9/05/14 9:49pm 9/05/14 9:49pm

First New-Generation Mercedes Unimog Looks Ready To Roll Off A Spaceship

Here's the first Unimog off the assembly line in the new generation's bodystyle. Love the modern lights integrated into a super simple-looking bumper. What do you think? Image: Mercedes » 7/16/14 6:27am 7/16/14 6:27am

I Want This Unimog And You Will Too

This 1976 Mercedes-Benz Unimog has everything you want and nothing you don't. Luckily for you, it's goes under the hammer tomorrow, so you still got time. » 7/11/14 12:55pm 7/11/14 12:55pm

Freightliner, CASE, & Mercedes Make The Ultimate Construction Unimog

A Unimog in NYC? Yes. [UPDATE]

One of our more adventurous members brought his newest purchase over to the garage today. It's a 1972 Unimog, built by Mercedes Benz, and it might just be the perfect "city car". » 8/08/13 8:08pm 8/08/13 8:08pm

The Best Thing About Mercedes-Benz's New Unimog

Unimogs have been with us since 1946, and Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks just spent a healthy $175 million on a platform that's efficient enough for upcoming European regulations to keep it that way. » 4/25/13 3:22pm 4/25/13 3:22pm

Near Perfect Ultra Low Mileage Unimog Is Simply Awesome

Although most older Unimogs have spent a life working thanks to their utilitarian design and extreme off road capability, this 1980 406 is a rare example of a vintage 'Mog that has led the easy life. » 3/04/12 5:00pm 3/04/12 5:00pm

What is the coolest car currently for sale on Craigslist?

Who doesn't love having an excuse to scan Craigslist for future project car hell material? In the world of the automotive obsessed, we're going to assume the answer is no one. This weekend we are keeping it simple, we want to see what you think is the most desirable vehicle currently for sale on everyone's favorite… » 11/12/11 5:00pm 11/12/11 5:00pm

Found Off The Street: Mercedes Unimog 406

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a Mercedes Unimog 406. » 7/31/11 9:00am 7/31/11 9:00am

1962 Steyr Puch Haflinger is weird military truck fun in a mini package

If you've always wanted a Unimog or a Pinzgauer but they are just too big, you are looking at the perfect solution. It's not a Pinzgauer post shrink ray, it's a 1962 Steyr Puch Haflinger (Steyr Puch did later design and build the much larger Pinzgauer though). This rare Austrian mini truck is currently for sale on… » 6/12/11 8:01pm 6/12/11 8:01pm

This is the future of post-apocalyptic German off-road trucks

Here's what the Mercedes-Benz Unimog would look like if automotive designers ruled the world. Mercedes revealed this concept for the all-terrain truck's 60th anniversary. The ultramodern interpretation suggests a range of influences from Luigi Colani to donks to tree frogs. » 6/06/11 3:30pm 6/06/11 3:30pm

What is the diesel of your dreams?

What better way to spend the last hours before Judgment Day than discussing the reliable and long lasting diesel engine and the interesting mix of car and trucks they have appeared in? This weekend we want to know what diesel powered vehicle makes you weak in the knees. What is the diesel of your dreams? » 5/21/11 4:00pm 5/21/11 4:00pm

The Bremach T. Rex is like a Unimog, only electric

Back in the early 20th century, heavy trucks (like this five-ton beer wagon) often used electric power to transport heavy cargo. So the Bremach T. Rex EV has a few antecedents. Slow, lumbering antecedents. Or get it with a Chevy V8. » 4/08/11 3:00pm 4/08/11 3:00pm

Found Off The Street: 1964 Mercedes Unimog

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1964 Mercedes Unimog. » 12/05/10 9:00am 12/05/10 9:00am

Firefighting Monks Always Choose A Unimog

The 1,100-year-old Vatopedi monastery on Greece's Mount Athos is inaccessible by land and constantly threatened by forest fires. Sounds like the perfect job for a Unimog fire truck. » 2/24/09 5:30pm 2/24/09 5:30pm

Dodge Valiant, Renault Torino, Jeep Wagoneer, And Much More Classic…

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. Here's why Argentina is one of our favorite DOTSBE locales! » 1/22/09 5:30pm 1/22/09 5:30pm

Project Car Hell, Brain Worms Edition: 1941 Lincoln Lead Sled or…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Today we have a couple of projects that defy easy categorization. » 1/12/09 5:30pm 1/12/09 5:30pm

Rock-Crawling Unimog Cantilevers Its Way Into Our Hearts

What's the baddest-assed possible way to combine German hardware with American back-country engineering? The Speed Freaks Rok Rodz Unimog. We don't know much about this vehicle other than it hails from South Carolina, is equipped with some seriously over sized axles with the rear end riding on a trick cantilever… » 3/25/08 9:00am 3/25/08 9:00am

You Wish Your Pinzgauer Could Do This: Unimog!

We've got a fair number of civilian-owned military vehicles in Alameda, including the Pinzgauer, the M43 Dodge Ambulance, and the 1945 Ford GPW Jeep. Well, those old soldiers can just fade away, because now we've got this monster living on the island's East End!
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