Mercedes-Benz Introduces Extended Versions Of The T-Class And Citan Tourer Vans

Giancarlo Perlas December 6, 2023

Mercedes-Benz Vans is unveiling a new chapter in urban and outdoor mobility with the introduction of extended versions of the T-Class and Citan Tourer vans. This move is tailored to the diverse needs of families, outdoor lovers, and commercial users to provide them with enhanced space, flexibility, and cutting-edge features.

The Long-Wheelbase Mercedes-Benz T-Class

The multifunctional and spacious design T-Class now embraces a longer wheelbase to extend its overall length to nearly five meters. The stretched version offers an additional 42 centimeters, translating into more passenger and cargo space. With the capacity to accommodate up to seven seats, the long-wheelbase T-Class becomes an ideal choice for families seeking comfort and convenience.

Mercedes-Benz T-Class

The interior transformation offers customers the option to include a third row with two individual seats. The second and third rows boast adjustable seating that can be easily configured for space utilization. The extended wheelbase contributes to a luggage compartment volume of up to 1,270 liters more than the standard model.

Other noteworthy features include the MBUX multimedia system, air conditioning, and advanced safety measures, making the long-wheelbase T-Class a premium choice. Prices for this model start at EUR 32,547.69.

The Marco Polo Camper Module

Adding a touch of adventure to the lineup, Mercedes-Benz introduces the Marco Polo camper module, available for both the T-Class and Citan Tourer in standard length. Easily set up and taken down, this module transforms these small vans into micro campers as a flexible and compact solution for outdoor enthusiasts.

Mercedes-Benz T-Class with Marco Polo module

The Marco Polo module, anchored to lashing points in the boot, features a standard double-bed unit. Additional options include a kitchen unit with a sink and gas cartridge cooker, a cooler box, a backup battery, blackout elements, ventilation grilles with insect screens, and a table with camping chairs. This innovative module redefines camping convenience with prices starting at EUR 3,0592.

The Long-Wheelbase Mercedes-Benz Citan Tourer

In the commercial small van segment, the Citan Tourer takes its game to a new level by introducing its long-wheelbase version. Compact yet spacious, the long-wheelbase Citan Tourer extends the wheelbase by 38.4 centimeters to provide enough space for various commercial applications, including passenger transport and equipment movement.

Mercedes-Benz Citan

The long-wheelbase Citan Tourer has three individual seat configurations that can be organized to accommodate up to seven persons. With easily adjustable seats that fold down quickly, this model enhances adaptability for a wide range of commercial uses.

Standard features include two sliding doors, making access convenient in tight spaces, and a rear loading compartment with an accessible loading sill. Prices for the long-wheelbase Citan Tourer start at EUR 33,141.502.

End Notes

Mercedes-Benz Vans’ expansion in the small van segment marks a new milestone in addressing the evolving needs of consumers. The introduction of long-wheelbase versions for the T-Class and Citan Tourer, along with the innovative Marco Polo camper module, showcases a commitment to redefining mobility, whether for family adventures, commercial applications, or outdoor escapades. The extended models offer a new era of flexibility and comfort, cementing Mercedes-Benz Van’s position as a leader in shaping the future of urban and outdoor adventuring.

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Giancarlo Perlas

Giancarlo Perlas is an economist by profession with a career spanning nearly two decades. His professional journey has seen him assume vital roles in various government and private organizations, particularly in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sectors. Alongside his civic and corporate pursuits is his love for cars, particularly those made by Mercedes-Benz. In 2012, he found himself with like-minded individuals within BenzInsider. From then on, he used the platform as a way to share his passion with the automotive community. Follow his Facebook page at, X (formerly Twitter) @giancarloperlas, and IG @benzinsider. View all posts by Giancarlo Perlas →

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