Stuttgart, Aug 25, 2020 -
Battery-electric vans are currently only rarely subject to individual conversions. Especially when the sector concerned is the transport of temperature-sensitive products like food or medicines. Why is that? The energy required for the cooling previously meant concessions in the payload or the range.
Stuttgart, Jul 23, 2020 -
With the market launch of the eVito and the eSprinter in 2019, Mercedes-Benz Vans has sent a clear signal of locally emission-free commercial freight transport in urban areas.
Stuttgart, Jul 22, 2020 -
It is a proven specialist for tradespeople, commerce and service: the success of the Mercedes-Benz Vito is based on strengths such as versatility, flexibility and a balanced price/performance ratio.
Stuttgart, May 29, 2020 -
Der Online-Handel mit frischen Lebensmitteln verfügt über ein hohes Wachstumspotenzial. Gerade in der aktuellen Situation gewinnen Dienstleister im eGrocery-Geschäft stetig Kunden hinzu.
Stuttgart, Mar 10, 2020 -
It is a proven specialist for the trades, commerce and service: the success of the Mercedes-Benz Vito is based on strengths such as versatility, flexibility and a balanced price/performance ratio.
Stuttgart, Mar 10, 2020 -
In 2019 Mercedes-Benz Vans achieved a new best in the Group sales in a difficult environment, having sold a total of 438,400 vans (+4%). Revenues also developed positively to 14.8 bill. Euros, whilst the EBIT was significantly negative due to numerous one-time effects (-3.1 bill. Euros).
Munich, Jan 15, 2020 -
Ten battery-electric eVito vans have been handed over at Amazon's fulfilment centre in Munich-Daglfing. The Panel Vans which are equipped with the long body variant and all painted in Amazon's usual dark grey colours are already in operation in Munich.
Stuttgart, Sep 6, 2019 -
E-mobility is also on the rise in the area of larger fleets for passenger transport. This is occupied by a large order from Mercedes-Benz Vans from the Netherlands: Wensink Automotive, Willemsen-de Koning and Mercedes-Benz Vans signed a contract for the delivery of 80 eVito Tourer vehicles.
Stuttgart, Mar 7, 2019 -
With the eVito, Mercedes-Benz Vans is demonstrating that electrified models are competitive and, depending on the field of operations, can actually be operated at the same price as vehicles with a traditional combustion
Stuttgart, Mar 1, 2019 -
In the trades and retail sectors, as a service vehicle and as a delivery van: versatility, flexibility and a well-balanced price-performance ratio make the Mercedes-Benz Vito a truly successful vehicle. By expanding its product range, Mercedes-Benz Vans has now made its best-seller from the midsize vans segment even better.
Monaco, Feb 27, 2018 -
The new eVito from Mercedes-Benz Vans celebrated a cycling premiere as the lead vehicle on the 2018 "Laureus Sport for Good Ride". The all-electric van accompanied the cyclists on the 30 kilometre charity ride in the run-up to the Laureus World Sports Awards on 27 February in Monaco.
Arjeplog, Sweden, Feb 23, 2018 -
Endurance test successful: customers can also rely on the new eVito in adverse weather conditions. This is the conclusion reached by the development team from Mercedes-Benz Vans who subjected the fully-electric van to extensive winter trials in northern Sweden.
Stuttgart, Feb 2, 2018 -
The Vito has always stood for flexibility and economy. The new Vito SPORT Line now features numerous highlights which also underscore the sporty character of this mid-size van.
Stuttgart / Berlin, Nov 20, 2017 -
Mercedes-Benz Vans plans to offer all its commercial van model lines with electric drive. This will start with the mid-size eVito, which is now available to order, with deliveries commencing in the second half of 2018.
London/Stuttgart, Feb 8, 2017 -
Black taxis with a large radiator grill and high roof are as much a part of the London cityscape as Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the London Eye. The Vito Taxi from Mercedes-Benz has been among the so-called "black cabs" since 2008. Now it has been completely renewed.
Fuel consumption combined: 6.5-6.0 l/100 km, CO2 emissions combined: 171-158 g/km
Stuttgart, Aug 23, 2016 -
The Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY have brought considerable success for Mercedes-Benz Vans in the camper van market. At the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, the brand with the three-pointed star will be presenting an overview of its various activities in the market on stand D18 in hall 16.
Stuttgart/Esslingen, Nov 20, 2015 -
With the new Mercedes-Benz Vito in its portfolio, Schlienz-Tours has won a contract tendered by the Esslingen district authority. As of now the tourist travel and regular-service bus operation specialist from Kernen near Stuttgart ensures with its 48 specially equipped Vito that around 350 handicapped children are able to attend the Rohraecker School in Esslingen on time.
Vatican City, Oct 14, 2015 -
Pope Francis has blessed the first Mercedes-Benz Vito to be produced in his home country of Argentina. At the ceremony held on 13 October in the Vatican, the head of the Roman Catholic Church also affixed his signature to the white Vito Tourer. Mercedes-Benz Argentina, the national subsidiary of Daimler Group, is donating this very special Vito to Scholas Occurrentes, an aid organisation supported by Pope Francis. The van will be auctioned at a later date. The proceeds will benefit sports, art and technology projects of the organisation.
Stuttgart, Feb 10, 2015 -
Coinciding with the cold snap in Europe, Mercedes-Benz Vans is now also presenting the new Vito as the Mercedes-Benz Vito 4x4. It is available to order with immediate effect. The all-wheel drive van offers business professionals decisive extra traction in icy and snowy conditions and on building sites and unpaved roads. Further important advantages include its compact dimensions, good driving dynamics and manoeuvrability.
Stuttgart, Oct 2, 2014 -
Where do vans come from? Mercedes-Benz Vans is now providing a surprising answer to this question by humorously presenting the new Vito as a “love child.” According to the story, the new mid-size van is the result of a tender and passionate encounter between a Mercedes-Benz Actros truck and an S-Class coupe. The video clip that tells the story of this automotive romance is the highlight of a broad-based multimedia marketing campaign for the new Vito.
Vitoria/Stuttgart, Aug 18, 2014 -
The first unit of the new Vito rolled off the production line today at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Vitoria, Spain. The vehicle from Mercedes-Benz Vans sets new standards in the mid-size van segment. The new van with a permissible gross vehicle weight of 2.5 t to 3.2 t impresses with very low fuel consumption (as little as 5.7 l of diesel per 100 km) and a low purchase price (starting at €17,990 plus tax in Germany).
Stuttgart, Aug 7, 2014 -
The focal point of the Mercedes-Benz Vans stand at the 2014 International Commercial Vehicle Show in Hanover (25 September to 2 October) is the public premiere of the Vito. With three drive systems, a large payload, unique safety equipment and maximum economy, it sets standards.
Berlin, Jul 28, 2014 -
Mercedes-Benz is striving to attain a leading position in the mid-size van segment with its new Vito model series. The highly versatile and professional van in the 2.5–3.2 t GVW segment therefore offers a broad range of outstanding features.
Stuttgart, Dec 12, 2013 -
Freiburg-based master electrician Reiner Ullmann is a successful proponent of electric mobility: two Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL panel vans were introduced into his fleet of some 15 vehicles just under six months ago. "My experience has been entirely positive," the business owner notes. Taking stock after three months, he enthused: "Electric mobility fascinates me." He has already ordered his next electric vehicle - a smart fortwo electric drive.
Continuous TextCoventry/Stuttgart, Jun 20, 2013 -
Britain’s Network Rail will in future use the Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL to transfer its staff between the Westwood Leadership Development Centre and the local Tile Hill railway station. Network Rail is the operator of Britain’s rail infrastructure and owns the physical assets of the former nationalised British Rail. Those assets include track and signalling, tunnels, bridges and level crossings as well as the management of 17 key UK railway stations.
Stuttgart, Feb 20, 2013 -
In the coming months Mercedes-Benz Danmark is due to deliver 50 new Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL battery-powered electric vehicles to the Danish postal services (Post Danmark). This is the largest order for Vito E-CELL panel vans in Europe to date.
Stuttgart, Feb 6, 2013 -
After a challenging selection process, the participants of this year’s Aïcha des Gazelles rally have now been chosen. In 2013 Mercedes-Benz Vans will send four teams driving Sprinter and Vito vehicles into the desert. Reinforced by motor sports enthusiast Lina Van de Mars, the female employees from Daimler will take part in the Aïcha des Gazelles rally on behalf of the company. “Clichés about women drivers are totally passé,” replies Lina Van de Mars when questioned whether having women drive is a good idea.
Stuttgart, Mar 20, 2012 -
Marie Le Neillon-Quesseveur, Susanne Ehmer, Christina Ines Ackermann, Coralie Lejeune, Daniela Snyders and Julia Salamon were today sent off into the desert by Daimler – on official business. The female employees of Daimler are taking part on behalf of the automotive manufacturer in the "Aïcha des Gazelles du Maroc" desert rally.
Geneva, Mar 6, 2012 -
A world first from Mercedes-Benz Vans: the Vito E-CELL crewbus is the first seven-seater vehicle worldwide to offer local emission-free mobility ex-factory as standard. With its range of around 130 km it is ideal for use in environmentally sensitive areas, such as pedestrian zones, city centres or health resorts.
Stuttgart, Feb 22, 2012 -
From Eutin in the north to Munich in the south, from Duisburg in the west to Dresden in the east – more than 30 branches and trade partners of Daimler AG are now operating as sales and service outlets for the Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL. This ensures virtually blanket availability throughout Germany for the first van to be supplied with a standard-fit electric drive ex-factory.
Stuttgart/Berlin, Jan 17, 2012 -
Quiet, emissions-free and practical – 100 battery-driven electric Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL vans have proven their worth in customer use in Berlin and Stuttgart. The world’s first van fitted with an electric drive system ex factory has been taking to the roads in the German capital since autumn 2010, and in Stuttgart since the beginning of 2011. The two projects, each with 50 Vito E-CELLs, are intended to run over a period of four years.
Stuttgart, Sep 27, 2011 -
The Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL is making its mark thanks to an innovative concept and high-performance drive system. A fully functioning van for everyday applications, it has a maximum payload of around 900kg and a load compartment with no restrictions on use. This means it can assume all the usual transportation duties of a vehicle in its class and makes it an ideal choice for courier and parcel services.
Vitoria/Spanien, May 26, 2011 -
Last Friday, 13 May, saw the one millionth Vito leave the production line at the Vitoria plant. The van in question was a black model with a V6 diesel engine destined for the Dutch market.