Many German companies made trucks to a standard weight class. The Mercedes L1500 personnel carrier, closed top was one of those make to the 1500 weight class, making it a heavy car or a light truck. This model is the personnel carrier version not unlike the Dodge Command Car used by the Americans and made by Roco. These heavy vehicles were often used as command cars, signals vehicles, and even as substitutes for cargo trucks.
Mercedes L1500 Personnel Carrier, Closed Top