DISTRONIC

The cruise control that keeps your distance.

/media/technologies/distronic/intro_module/de/image_1.jpg
/media/technologies/distronic/intro_module/de/image_2.jpg
Radar-based DISTRONIC PLUS proximity control with integrated Brake Assist BAS PLUS from Mercedes-Benz provides crucial assistance.

The system automatically maintains your distance from the car in front and helps to minimize the risk of rear-end collisions by identifying potentially dangerous situations and reacting accordingly.

The system covers a range of 200 m with a scanning angle of 18 degrees. In the medium range, the distance covered is 60 m, with a scanning angle of 60 degrees.

Should DISTRONIC PLUS register that heavy braking is required, an intermittent warning tone is sounded and a warning symbol lights up on the instrument panel. This alerts the driver to pay close attention and apply the brakes if necessary. To move off again after coming to a complete stop, all you need to do is pull the cruise control lever or tap the accelerator.
1

Vehicle availability

Related technologies

Recommend this site.

Have you learned something new about Mercedes-Benz technology? Then why not share it with your friends?

Check out this Mercedes-Benz technology.

Legal Information

This function enables automatic sharing on the social media sites listed below. The automatic sharing will remain active until you choose to deactivate it.

Enable Automatic Sharing

Please choose from the list below the websites for which you would like to enable automatic sharing.

Interesting technology? Send your friends the link.

Privacy statement and legal information

The e-mail address you entered is not valid.

Please check the details you have entered.

Please read and accept our privacy policy.