Stuttgart, Nov 20, 2007 -
Airbag, anti-lock braking system, safety passenger cell, multi-link independent suspension, diesel engines or ESP®: The list of innovations incorporated by Mercedes-Benz into its vehicles is long and diverse. Time and again, the Stuttgart brand has set standards for the entire industry, and many of the innovations developed by Mercedes-Benz are standard features of today’s state-of-the-art vehicles. From the invention of the automobile to the integral safety concept from Mercedes-Benz, the brand history testifies to the efforts of continuous development and improvement of the motor vehicle. With many of these innovations Mercedes-Benz has decisively influenced the engineering of the modern-day automobile.