Since 1981, the upgraded BM 21E / FE series has been manufactured. The FE version was fitted with a Fiat engine, the E version had a Mercedes-Benz engine. Gearbox is 8-speed synchronized ZF.
Externally, the vehicles can be distinguished by an increased grille and a wider cab. By the way, with this model, all Astra single-seat trucks began to be equipped with cabs located on the left. Prior to this, the cabin could be located both on the left and on the right.
Predecessor: Astra BM 19 / BM 20 / BM 21