Two 4-cylinder diesel engines with Common-Rail direct injection and turbo-charging are the basis for the economical, sustainable operation of the Vito. The 1598 cc engine is available in one power output levels, the 2143 cc in two output levels. Depending on the engine variant, there is a choice among front-wheel, and rear-wheel systems. The 120-kW variant equipped with the optional BlueEFFICIENCY package can achieve a fuel consumption level as low as 5.7 litres per 100 km .
Thanks to BlueTEC technology, it also complies with the demanding Euro-6 emissions standard even before it comes into force. With the help of selective catalytic reduction (SCR), harmful nitrogen oxides in the exhaust gases are converted into water and nitrogen.