Berlin, Mar 3, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is investing a double-digit million amount to transform its Berlin-Marienfelde plant in Germany into a campus for developing, testing and implementing pioneering software applications for its global production network.
Berlin, Germany, Mar 2, 2021 -
As part of the event „Durch Kooperation an die Spitze. Die Automobilbranche gestaltet den digitalen Wandel“ (“Through cooperation to the top. The automotive industry is shaping the digital transformation”) hosted by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) the founders of the Automotive Alliance are sharing a progress report as well as further details on the initiative.
Gothenburg, Sweden / Stuttgart, Germany , Mar 1, 2021 -
Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group today completed the transaction to form the previously announced fuel-cell joint venture. The Volvo Group has acquired 50 percent of the partnership interests in the existing Daimler Truck Fuel Cell GmbH & Co.
Jan 8, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is accelerating its journey towards CO2 neutrality. Significant progress was made in 2020, with a steep increase in xEV deliveries: More than 160,000 plug-in hybrids and all-electric vehicles were sold by Mercedes-Benz Cars worldwide (+228.8%), including about 87,000 units in the fourth quarter.
Stuttgart, Dec 18, 2020 -
Mercedes-EQ harmonizes the demands, of a modern generation of customers, for sustainability and emotionality with the demand for innovation. Because today, producing the most desirable vehicles means far more than it did just a few years ago.
Stuttgart, Dec 15, 2020 -
Daimler Truck AG, IVECO, OMV, Shell and the Volvo Group today committed to work together to help create the conditions for the mass-market roll-out of hydrogen trucks in Europe.
Stuttgart / Hamburg, Dec 15, 2020 -
The battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eActros is starting another customer trial: with Netto Marken-Discount in the greater Hamburg area. The food discounter is testing the heavy-duty electric truck to supply its Hamburg supermarkets with, for example, fruit, vegetables, dairy products and dry goods.
Stuttgart / Nieuwegein, Dec 14, 2020 -
Daimler Trucks continues the delivery of its all-electric FUSO eCanter in the Netherlands. In 2020, PostNL, one of the launch customers of the FUSO eCanter in the country, expanded its fleet of locally emission free light-duty trucks by adding four eCanter to their fleet.
Stuttgart, Dec 14, 2020 -
Mercedes-Benz is targeting leadership in electric drives and vehicle software. The consistent electrification of the entire product portfolio is a key element of the strategic focus "Ambition 2039" and a prerequisite on the way to CO₂ neutrality.
Stuttgart, Germany / Guildford, UK, Dec 10, 2020 -
Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) and Daimler Truck AG have signed an agreement to jointly develop the next generation of liquid-hydrogen refueling technology for fuel-cell-powered trucks. With their collaboration, the partners aim to make the refueling process with hydrogen as easy and practical as possible.
GRAZ/WIEN/KAMENZ, Dec 10, 2020 -
Mercedes-Benz Energy GmbH, subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz AG and international supplier of automotive energy storage systems and international technology group ANDRITZ, one of the globally leading suppliers of electro-mechanical equipment and services for hydropower stations, have signed a cooperation agreement to supply modern hybrid energy solutions for the hydropower market based on stationary energy storage systems.
Stuttgart, Dec 9, 2020 -
Mercedes-Benz Vans is accelerating down its road to full electrification and will make all of its model ranges available with a battery-electric drivetrain with a focus on reliability, quality and optimized total cost of ownership (TCO).
Stuttgart, Dec 7, 2020 -
With Ambition 2039 Mercedes-Benz wants to offer a CO2 neutral new car fleet in less than 20 years. The transformation to electric mobility in particular increases the energy demand in the supply chain.
Stuttgart/Graz, Dec 4, 2020 -
The G-Class has been manufactured since 1979, and now this off-road icon has hit the milestone of 400,000 models produced. To mark this anniversary, a red Mercedes-Benz G 400 d (combined fuel consumption: 8.9-8.7 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 235-229 g/km ) rolled off the production line in Graz.
Combined fuel consumption: 8.9-8.7 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 235-229 g/km*
Stuttgart, Nov 30, 2020 -
The most innovative trucks for the electric future bear the three-pointed star – that’s the verdict of the renowned International Truck of the Year (IToY) jury, which awarded its prestigious 2021 Truck Innovation Award to two trucks from Mercedes-Benz: the battery-electric eActros and the fuel-cell concept Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck.
Stuttgart / Karlsruhe, Nov 19, 2020 -
Another practical test of the battery-electric Mercedes-Benz eActros is starting at the company Inapa Deutschland in Ettlingen. This leading paper wholesaler is to use the heavy-duty electric truck for the distribution of paper packed on pallets to printers in the Karlsruhe area.
Stuttgart, Nov 11, 2020 -
The Mercedes-Benz EQ family is being extended: from November the EQV (combined electrical consumption: 26.4-26.3 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km) , the first fully electric MPV from Mercedes-Benz, is available at dealerships and contractual partners.
Stuttgart / Brussels , Nov 4, 2020 -
Mercedes-Benz Trucks continues with practical trials of the battery-powered
Mercedes-Benz eActros. For the first time a Belgian logistics company Van Mieghem Logistics starts operating the all-electric eActros.
Stuttgart, Germany / Gothenburg, Sweden, Nov 2, 2020 -
The Volvo Group and Daimler Truck AG have now a signed binding agreement for a joint venture to develop, produce and commercialize fuel-cell systems for use in heavy-duty trucks as the primary focus, as well as other applications.
Stuttgart, Germany / Palo Alto, CA, U.S., Oct 30, 2020 -
Today, Luminar Technologies, Inc., the global leader in automotive lidar hardware and software technology, and the world’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturer, Daimler Truck AG, announced a strategic partnership to enable highly automated trucking, starting on highways.
Stuttgart / Waldenbuch, Oct 22, 2020 -
The battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eActros truck is now in use for the chocolate manufacturer Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co KG. The family-owned company, which specializes in square chocolate bars and is based in Waldenbuch near Stuttgart, is testing the eActros for production supply on the route between the Dettenhausen warehouse and the production site in Waldenbuch.
Stuttgart / Frankfurt , Oct 12, 2020 -
International logistics service provider DB Schenker and FUSO, a Daimler Trucks brand, are further expanding their pioneering partnership in the field of e-mobility.
Stuttgart / Wörth am Rhein, Sep 23, 2020 -
“Now & Next” is the theme under which Mercedes-Benz Trucks is presenting its new products at the Wörth plant and giving an insight into the future of sustainable mobility.
Stuttgart, Sep 23, 2020 -
When it comes to increasing vehicle safety, Mercedes-Benz Trucks has always been a pioneer in the industry. The company has invested hundreds of millions of euros per year in research and development, for assistance systems to provide even greater assistance to drivers in their work and increase safety for all road users.
Stuttgart, Sep 17, 2020 -
Daimler Mobility integrates the Mercedes-Benz Wallbox into the lease agreement for electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids. Since 15 September 2020, customers in Spain can add the charging station including installation directly to their lease contract.
Stuttgart / Berlin, Sep 16, 2020 -
Truck manufacturer Daimler Trucks today presented its technology strategy for the electrification of its vehicles, ranging from urban distribution to international long-haul transport, thus reaffirming its commitment to the goals of the Paris Climate Protection Convention.
Stuttgart / Tokyo, Sep 14, 2020 -
Within the last year the FUSO eCanter, Daimler Truck’s first all-electric light-duty truck in small-series production, has visited several countries to promote all-electric urban delivery.
Stuttgart / Kawasaki, Japan / Portland, USA, Sep 10, 2020 -
Daimler Trucks & Buses is celebrating another milestone on the road to the electrification of its vehicle portfolio: Customers worldwide have already covered more than seven million kilometers with battery-powered, locally CO2-neutral trucks and buses.
Stuttgart, Sep 4, 2020 -
Daimler AG is taking further important steps to ensure respect for human rights in the vicinity of raw-material mines: The company has joined forces with the Terre des Hommes Netherlands NGO for a project and has joined the Responsible Mica Initiative (RMI) to combat child labor in Indian mica mines.