Daimler Trucks

  • Stuttgart, Oct 25, 2021 - Daimler Truck is consistently pursuing its technology strategy for the electrification of its vehicles and has now reached the next milestone: In October, the further enhanced prototype of the hydrogen-based fuel-cell truck Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck received approval from German authorities for use on public roads.
  • Stuttgart/Bukarest, Oct 14, 2021 - Romania's national road administration (CNAIR) has ordered 135 Unimog vehicles. The first batch of 45 vehicles has now been delivered to Romania. The remaining vehicles will follow in two further stages until 2023.
  • Kawasaki, Japan , Oct 14, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick) is pleased to announce that ENOC Link, the digital mobile fuel delivery service for businesses in the UAE, has featured the eCanter at the 23rd Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) and the Dubai Solar Show, from October 5th to 7th, 2021.
  • Stuttgart, Oct 13, 2021 - In the current episode of his podcast Transportation Matters, Martin Daum, CEO of Daimler Truck AG, talks with Austin Russell, CEO of Luminar Technologies. Luminar is a U.S. based high-tech specialist in the field of autonomous driving.
  • Wörth am Rhein, Oct 7, 2021 - The world premiere of the Mercedes-Benz eActros took place at the end of June, and today the first series-production vehicle rolled off the production line in the new Future Truck Center at the Wörth plant.
  • Gaggenau / Mannheim / Kassel, Oct 4, 2021 - The Mercedes-Benz powertrain plants in Germany are starting production of key components for the battery-powered eActros. They include the electric axle and the battery packs, which are produced and assembled at the plants in Gaggenau, Kassel and Mannheim.
  • Stuttgart, Oct 4, 2021 - Four near-series battery-powered eActros vehicles are starting practical operation shortly before the launch of series production on October 7, 2021.
  • Kawasaki, Japan , Sep 30, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, cooperating with Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV) under the umbrella of Daimler Trucks Asia (DTA), is pleased to announce that it has launched a new model of the Aero Star large city route bus.
  • Stuttgart, Sep 29, 2021 - For the past two years, Daimler Truck and Torc Robotics have intensified their collaboration with their common goal to enable safe deployment of autonomous trucks (SAE Level 4) and shape the future of the trucking and logistics industry at large.
  • Kawasaki, Japan, Sep 29, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO Hartmut Schick) is pleased to announce that the exclusive general distributor of FUSO products in Jordan, Motor Vehicle Trading Company, recently inaugurated its new sales and service facility in Naur-Madaba.
  • Stuttgart, Sep 29, 2021 - Two near-series battery powered eActros trucks have crossed the Alps as part of a series of tests in Italy’s South Tyrol region.
  • Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Sep 21, 2021 - Today several vehicle innovations were presented to the public by Mercedes-Benz Trucks. In doing so, the focus was especially on the electrification of the product portfolio.
  • Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Sep 21, 2021 - The energy revolution in the road haulage industry is focussing the minds of transport operators more than ever on the question of the best drive technology to serve their needs.
  • Kawasaki, Japan, Sep 17, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick), is pleased to announce that 20 units of the all-electric eCanter truck will soon become part of the Australia Post fleet.
  • Assam, Sep 16, 2021 - Expanding its footprint in the Eastern region, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) in association with Abutani trucking inaugurated the new BharatBenz workshop in Dibruragh in the state of Assam after Guwahati, Silchar and Nagaon.
  • Stuttgart, Sep 16, 2021 - After 35 years in various management positions in the Daimler Group, Hartmut Schick (59), Member of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG, responsible for Daimler Trucks Asia, will retire on December 31, 2021.
  • Stuttgart, Sep 15, 2021 - Climate change and the digital transformation present challenges to companies from all industries, which involve huge investment costs and demand distinct innovative power.
  • Stuttgart/Pretoria, Sep 14, 2021 - Daimler Trucks and Buses Southern Africa recently handed over an impressive fleet of 90 Mercedes-Benz Actros 2645LS trucks to one of its esteemed customers - Bakers SA Limited.
  • Kawasaki, Japan, Sep 10, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick), announces the customer handover of the 30,000th FUSO truck in the Taiwanese market by local joint venture and distributor Daimler Trucks Asia Taiwan Ltd. (DTAT).
  • Gaggenau, Sep 7, 2021 - 75 years of the Unimog were celebrated this weekend in Gaggenau among other things with a convoy of 75 Unimog vehicles which weaved its way from the production plant in Wörth am Rhein via Karlsruhe and along the country roads to the Unimog's home town of Gaggenau in the Murg Valley.
  • Chennai, Sep 1, 2021 - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) today announced Manish Thakore, currently Managing Director of Daimler Financial Services India Pvt. Ltd, as their new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
  • Stuttgart, Sep 1, 2021 - There are plenty of reasons to choose used trucks. The new Mercedes Benz Certified TruckStore quality label makes this decision even easier for customers of Mercedes-Benz trucks: all trucks are checked according to the toughest criteria and they provide a lot of benefits.
  • Kawasaki, Japan, Aug 31, 2021 - Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, is pleased to announce that it will launch a new model of the light-duty Rosa bus.
  • Begusarai, Aug 24, 2021 - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) today announced the delivery of 20 units of BharatBenz 1017 buses through its dealer partner Gautam Trucking in Begusarai, one of the primary bus hubs in Bihar. The delivery indicates signs of recovery of the bus segment in the East.
  • Stuttgart / Tokyo, Aug 23, 2021 - Daimler Trucks’ subsidiary FUSO, one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, announces that the Truong Hai Auto Corporation (THACO), general distributor of FUSO products in Vietnam, has donated 126 Canter trucks to the national vaccination drive in the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Stuttgart/Milton Keynes (United Kingdom), Aug 18, 2021 - On 18 August 1896 Gottlieb Daimler presented the very first motorised truck in the world. It was sold by Daimler to British Motor Syndicate, an automobile company in London.
  • Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Aug 12, 2021 - Tobias Wöllmer from the Gressel haulage company in Neustadt an der Aisch recently collected his Actros Edition 2 from the Customer Centre at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Wörth. The driver now drives a special model limited to 400 units.
  • Sambalpur, Aug 9, 2021 - Expanding its footprint in the Eastern region, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), in association with PPS Trucking, inaugurated the new BharatBenz Truck and Bus workshop in Sambalpur (Odisha). The opening of the new touchpoint reflects the increasing demand for BharatBenz products in the state of Odisha.
  • Stuttgart / Tokyo , Aug 5, 2021 - Daimler Trucks’ subsidiary FUSO, one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, announces the start of sales of the new FUSO Canter light-duty truck in Europe.
  • Stuttgart, Aug 4, 2021 - What does "diversity" mean and how important is this topic for companies? Where are the greatest potential and opportunities? Today diversity is being discussed particularly in the business environment. Martin Daum, CEO of Daimler Truck AG, and Ana-Cristina Grohnert, Chairperson of Charta der Vielfalt e.V. (German diversity charter) are agreed:
  • Chennai, Aug 2, 2021 - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), the manufacturer of BharatBenz Trucks and Buses, today announced Mr. Anshum Jain as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of DICV, effective 2nd August 2021.
  • Gaggenau / Kassel / Mannheim , Jul 30, 2021 - Following intensive talks, Daimler Truck AG and the Works Council have agreed on key points regarding the future orientation and safeguarding of the Mercedes-Benz powertrain plants.
  • Stuttgart/Munich , Jul 29, 2021 - The readers of the specialist magazine "Off Road" voted the Unimog "Off-Road Vehicle of the Year" with 54.9 percent of the votes – that's even a few more than last year. Thus the "Universal-Motorgerät" won first place in the special vehicles category for the 17th time in a row.
  • Stuttgart / Tokyo , Jul 28, 2021 - Daimler Truck continues to push the transformation to CO2-neutral transportation with further deliveries of the FUSO eCanter, its fully electric light-duty truck, in the second quarter of 2021.
  • Chennai, Jul 27, 2021 - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) today announced that it has begun free vaccination for truck drivers of all brands at the company’s on-site vaccination centre in Oragadam Plant. Over 60 drivers were vaccinated on the first day, adding to DICV’s growing count of third party vaccinations.
  • Stuttgart, Jul 27, 2021 - Mercedes-Benz Trucks is pushing resolutely ahead with the development of the battery-electric eEconic for municipal operations in multiple intensive trial series.
  • Kawasaki, Japan, Jul 19, 2021 - As an integral part of Daimler Truck AG, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; Head office: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick) is proud to announce that MFTBC will be following the Daimler Trucks & Buses ambition towards CO2-neutrality in production sites by aiming to shift all plants to CO2-neutrality by 2039.
  • Chennai, Jul 19, 2021 - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) announced the opening of new touchpoints for BharatBenz commercial vehicles in the Southern Region. The new dealerships are in Kolar and Davanagere in Karnataka, Bhimavaram in Andhra Pradesh, and Kasaragod in Kerala.
  • Stuttgart / Wörth am Rhein, Jul 15, 2021 - Sustainable, highly flexible and ideally positioned for the future of transport: The Mercedes-Benz plant in Wörth is becoming the center for emission-free transport within the Mercedes-Benz truck production network.
  • Stuttgart, Jul 14, 2021 - More and more transport and logistics companies are considering the purchase of an eTruck. However, it is often difficult for customers to see whether an eTruck can actually cover the usual application profile of conventional trucks in the fleet.
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