Oschersleben, May 16, 2021 -
The super sports car league has started successfully for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport: in the season-opening race, Maximilian Buhk (GER) and Raffaele Marciello (ITA) managed to score an undisputed lights-to-flag win with the #70 Mercedes-AMG GT3 from the MANN-FILTER Team Landgraf – HTP WWR.
Stuttgart / Berlin, May 12, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz Vans is combining the German sales organisation with that of the Europe region to form a single, new unit. Steffen Lucas (50) will become the head of the unit. He was previously responsible for sales and marketing in the Europe region and will also simultaneously take over the role of Managing Director at Mercedes-Benz Sales Germany.
Stuttgart / Neu-Ulm, May 12, 2021 -
Daimler Buses and its service brand Omniplus have created a mobile printing centre for the decentralised production of 3D printed spare parts in order to be able to provide bus customers with spare parts more quickly.
Stuttgart, May 11, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz Trucks is taking another important step in the digitization of its vehicles. In practical tests, Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks have for the first time paid automatically for fuel at Shell service stations in Stuttgart, Germany. T
Affalterbach, May 11, 2021 -
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport will be charging in the super sports car league with four GT3 cars, all with a top driver line-up. They will be run by three Customer Racing Teams with plenty of experience in ADAC GT Masters competition.
Stuttgart, May 10, 2021 -
With the Concept EQT Mercedes-Benz Vans is giving a tangible impression of the first premium vehicle in the small van segment for families and private customers keen on leisure activities: the T-Class and its fully-electric variant.
Nürburg, May 9, 2021 -
Not even four weeks prior to the ADAC Total 24h Race at the Nürburgring, the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams have laid a solid foundation in the final rehearsal. Maximilian Götz (GER), Daniel Juncadella (ESP) and Fabian Schiller (GER) showed a very committed effort in the Mercedes-AMG Team GetSpeed car with starting number 7 and finished the ADAC TOTAL Qualification Race 24h Race in fourth place.
Magny-Cours, May 9, 2021 -
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport has got the Sprint Cup season in the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS off to a successful start. Maro Engel (GER) and Luca Stolz (GER) won the second race of the weekend at Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours with the #6 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team Toksport WRT. Raffaele Marciello (ITA) and Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) finished in third place with the #88 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP.
SEVILLE, SPAIN, May 6, 2021 -
The winners of the 2021 Laureus World Sports Awards have been unveiled at a digital Awards Ceremony in Seville. Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was the inaugural Winner of the Laureus Athlete Advocate of the Year Award for his involvement in the fight against racism.
Stuttgart / Frankfurt, May 6, 2021 -
International logistics service provider DB Schenker and FUSO, a Daimler Trucks brand, are reducing greenhouse emissions on Norway's roads, sending a strong signal in the field of e-mobility.
Affalterbach, May 6, 2021 -
The Customer Racing Teams have produced another milestone in Mercedes-AMG Motorsport’s history. Richard and Sam Neary (both GBR) from Team ABBA Racing secured the 500th overall win since the inception of the Customer Racing Programme with their Mercedes-AMG GT3 in the British GT Cup Championship last weekend. Only a few hours later, Antonelli MotorSport added the 501st race win in the Italian GT Championship.
Stuttgart, May 5, 2021 -
To kick off the third season of Transportation Matters, the CEO Podcast of Daimler Trucks & Buses, Martin Daum has invited the CEO of CureVac, Dr. Franz-Werner Haas. They both discuss successful innovations and global challenges.
Stuttgart / Wörth, May 4, 2021 -
Polished to high gloss and ready for hand over – the first of only 400 special Edition 2 Actros trucks will soon be gladden its new owner while the next vehicles are waiting to be finalized. Around 40 additional options for the interior and exterior as well as special design elements give the Edition 2 an unmistakeable character. The result: a premium Actros with a "wow" effect.
Stuttgart, May 3, 2021 -
"The claim 'Are you AMG-ready?' sums up our transformation into a Performance Luxury brand. We are ready to redefine Driving Performance and open up our brand to new target groups.
Nürburgring, May 1, 2021 -
Preparations by Mercedes-AMG Motorsport for the ADAC Total 24h Race are in full swing. In the final round of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) prior to the season highlight at the Nordschleife, the AMG Customer Racing Teams were able to rack up further valuable test mileage.
Stuttgart/Kelsterbach, Apr 30, 2021 -
The Hessian Frabus GmbH has added seven S 415 LE business to its fleet. With the Setra MultiClass low-entry vehicles, the company operates two of the four staff bus routes at Frankfurt Airport on behalf of Fraport AG.
Stuttgart, Germany / Gothenburg, Sweden, Apr 29, 2021 -
Today, two leaders of the commercial vehicle industry – Daimler Truck AG and Volvo Group – officially outlined their pioneering roadmap for the new fuel-cell joint venture cellcentric, as part of an industry-first commitment to accelerate the use of hydrogen-based fuel cells for long-haul trucks and beyond.
Stuttgart, Apr 29, 2021 -
A more dynamic look is at the heart of the updated CLS. The front end in particular, with new radiator grilles and bumpers, expresses the dynamism of the four-door coupé even more strongly.
Stuttgart, Apr 28, 2021 -
With the quiet, fully electric and locally emission-free Mercedes-Benz eCitaro urban bus, cities and urban areas are becoming a better place to live. At Daimler Buses, looking after the environment and being sparing with resources are inextricably linked.
Stuttgart, Apr 28, 2021 -
Accidents involving trucks turning off to the right are among the worst type of accident that can happen on inner-city roads, and not just for unprotected road users like cyclists and pedestrians, but also for the drivers themselves.
Stuttgart, Apr 27, 2021 -
Safety and security matter at Mercedes-Benz – and always have. In both the physical and the digital world. The high demands that customers place on their vehicles with the star can therefore also apply to the handling of data.
Stuttgart, Apr 22, 2021 -
Vans from Mercedes-Benz with sector-specific conversions and bodies are used in all areas of the economy and society. For all of them, a reliable and flexible base vehicle is an indispensable component.
Stuttgart / Munich, Apr 22, 2021 -
A prototype battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eActros is now operating for Paulaner Getränke und Service GmbH (Paulaner GSG). The logistics subsidiary of the time-honoured Paulaner brewery is responsible for the brewery’s distribution and is testing the eActros in operation transporting pallets of barrels and crates.
Stuttgart/Gaggenau/Petrinja (Croatia) , Apr 21, 2021 -
Helper in emergency: Unimog U 4000 from Unimog Club Gaggenau for auxiliary goods transport to Petrinja
When the earth shook in the region around the Croatian town of Petrinja between Christmas 2020 and New Year 2021, a Mercedes-Benz Unimog was quickly positioned.
Stuttgart/Bad Wurzach, Apr 21, 2021 -
"Allgäu Akademie Wild GmbH" in Bad Wurzach and "BAZ Berufskraftfahrerausbildungszentrum Kepp" in North Rhine Westfalia's Bergkamen teach trainee drivers in buses from the Setra TopClass and MultiClass range.
Stuttgart, Apr 20, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz Vans is unveiling the new Concept EQT in an extensive Media Special on the Mercedes me media platform on Monday, 10 May 2021 at 11.00 a.m. (CEST). This concept vehicle is the forerunner to the new T-Class in the small-van segment. In keeping with the "Electric first" strategy, the battery-electric version is first out of the starting blocks in the concept vehicle.
Stuttgart, Apr 20, 2021 -
Announced last autumn and already implemented: three years after its world premiere, we have an update for the fully electric eCitaro city bus: Mercedes-Benz is switching to an even more powerful generation of lithium-ion batteries.
Shanghai, Apr 19, 2021 -
At Auto Shanghai 2021, Mercedes-Benz celebrated the world premieres of the new, all-electric EQB compact model, the long-wheelbase version of the new C-Class and the new four-door CLS Coupé.
Stuttgart, Apr 19, 2021 -
The EQS is the first model in the Mercedes-EQ family to be based on the modular architecture for luxury and executive-class electric vehicles. It marks an important milestone in Ambition 2039 - the path to the CO2-neutral mobility of the future at Mercedes-Benz.
Stuttgart/Shanghai, Apr 18, 2021 -
Whether a large nuclear family or a small extended family: as a seven-seater, the new EQB offers space for many family constellations and a wide variety of transport needs. This gives it an exceptional position not only in the compact segment, but especially among electric cars.
EQB 350 4MATIC: Combined power consumption: 16.2 kWh/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km*
Monza, Apr 18, 2021 -
The Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams got the new season of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS off to a successful start. In the opening race at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Raffaele Marciello (ITA), Daniel Juncadella (ESP) and Jules Gounon (FRA) finished second overall with the #88 Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP entry. In the Silver Cup, the #57 WINWARD Racing car with Philip Ellis (SUI), Mikael Grenier (CAN) and Russell Ward (USA) also achieved a podium finish with third place in class (seventh place overall).
Nürburg, Apr 17, 2021 -
In the delayed season opener of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS), the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams score multiple class achievements. With first place in the SP9 Am class (13th place overall) by the #9 GetSpeed Performance entry, the Mercedes-AMG GT3 got its season at the Nordschleife off to a successful start in the 45th NIMEX DMV 4h-Rennen. The Mercedes-AMG GT4 also continues its successful streak in the NLS: after four hours of racing, BLACK FALCON Team TEXTAR (P1 for #140 and P2 for #141) secures a 1-2 in the merged SP4T and SP8T classes. The #162 Schnitzelalm Racing entry adds another victory in the SP10 class.
Stuttgart, Apr 16, 2021 -
Mercedes-EQ will unveil the all-electric compact EQB SUV on Sunday, April 18th, 2021. The EQB World Premiere @ Mercedes-EQ Night Shanghai will take place on the eve of the first press day of Auto Shanghai 2021.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Apr 16, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil is expanding its vehicle portfolio with the new Super Padron O 500 R 1830. The chassis can be equipped with urban bodies of up to 14 metres in length and offers space for up to 100 passengers.
Stuttgart/Hartlepool (Großbritannien), Apr 14, 2021 -
J&B Recycling is a waste disposal firm which employs a staff of more than 200 and is based in Hartlepool, north-east England. The company puts its trust in the reliability, efficiency and safety technologies from Mercedes-Benz Trucks.
Kawasaki, Japan, Apr 14, 2021 -
While automotive design is undoubtedly a well-known aspect of passenger car production and sales, its significance for commercial vehicles has long been overlooked. The product development process at Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC/Mitsubishi Fuso), one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, has been quietly shifting industry conventions by incorporating a heavy emphasis on design.
Stuttgart, Apr 13, 2021 -
“To present the best of the best”: that was the ambition voiced by Karl Maybach and his father Wilhelm when they debuted the Maybach 22/70 HP W 3 a century ago – planting the seed for Mercedes-Maybach to become one of the most unique and exclusive automotive brands today.