The ideal modern city taxi takes into regard the environment with great fuel efficiency, has the most high-tech safety features around and is accessible to all.

Built for today’s city operations, the Vito Tourer City Taxi incorporates specific tailor-made modifications possible, from efficiency and safety all the way to functionality and accessibility which includes a bulkhead taxi partition, floor integrated wheelchair assistance ramp, wheelchair load assistance device with cable winch, Vis-à-vis custom-built seating arrangement with folding seats, and many more.

Commenting on the Vito Tourer City Taxi, Thomas Greipel, General Manager, Mercedes-Benz Vans MENA, said: “As cities around the world continue to grow, experiencing increased pressures on transport infrastructure, there is a great need to focus on public transport in order to facilitate people’s movement in cities in an efficient way combating endemic congestion.

The technology featured as standard in the Mercedes-Benz Vito makes driving a pleasure, intuitively ensuring driver and passenger comfort from the moment you enter the van. The Vito makes everything easier, every step of the way, taking care of driving functions as you travel.

When it comes to safety, the Vito Tourer offers the latest innovative safety systems such as Attention Assist, Tyre Pressure Monitoring, Crosswind Assist, and Blind Spot Assist. The Vito is packed with features to support drivers at critical moments. If there is a lapse of concentration, or an impending collision, the advanced safety systems will proactively warn the driver and passengers.