Stuttgart, Sep 3, 2021 -
The new version of the eCitaro with charging rail equipment for rapid intermediate charging makes this all possible: Verkehrsbetriebe Glattal (VBG), a transport corporation near Zurich, is planning to operate the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro from September almost around the clock on its regular bus service.
Stuttgart / Darmstadt, Aug 27, 2021 -
It is not surprising that Darmstadt, as Hesse's city of science, wants to make its local public transport emission-free as soon as possible. Darmstadt has developed to become one of Germany's top future-oriented cities.
Stuttgart, Jul 22, 2021 -
They are living proof of the innovative power of medium-sized bus companies, as well as of the versatility and steadfastness of the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro: two fully electric urban buses have covered a combined 200,000 kilometres within the space of exactly one year of tough regular-service operations.
Stuttgart / Oberwil, Jul 1, 2021 -
The electric bus era has just begun for the Baselland Transport AG (BLT) transport company, with five eCitaro. BLT is now starting to operate them on route no. 37. This operation with solo buses is a pilot project. Very soon, eight more eCitaro for BLT will follow.
Stuttgart, Jun 29, 2021 -
Regensburg is switching: The Regensburg transport company "das Stadtwerk.Mobilität" wants to convert a good part of the bus fleet to fully electric city buses within a short period of time.
Stuttgart / Gdynia, Jun 16, 2021 -
Daimler Buses has received its first order for fully electric city buses in Poland. The planned order is made up of eight articulated buses and 16 solo buses. They are expected to be delivered this year.
Stuttgart / Basel, May 18, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz has received a large order for 54 fully electric eCitaro buses from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB). The decision was made following a tender and intensive testing of several vehicles.
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, Mar 18, 2021 -
"We're putting our trust in 100 % electrified buses," announces Nicolas Mayer-Rossignol, Chair of Métropole Rouen Normandie. The region in north-west France consists of the city of Rouen and 70 predominantly small municipalities.
Stuttgart / Bremen, Dec 17, 2020 -
With their order of five new Mercedes-Benz eCitaro buses, Bremen's public transport provider Bremer Straßenbahn AG (BSAG) is taking a major step towards the electrification of its local public transport offering. Delivery of the locally emission-free eCitaro buses will take place in early 2022.
Stuttgart, Oct 6, 2020 -
The Metropole Rennes has signed a declaration of intention to buy 92 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro fully electric city buses. The planned order consists of 59 articulated and 33 solo buses. They are due to be delivered between 2022 and 2025.
Stuttgart, Sep 23, 2020 -
With a profusion of exciting innovations Mercedes-Benz is underscoring its leadership position in the bus segment. The new developments centre around environmental compatibility, safety, economic efficiency and comfort.
Stuttgart, Sep 15, 2020 -
Applause, please, for the new all-electric Mercedes-Benz articulated bus eCitaro G. It is optionally equipped with innovative solid-state batteries. With this battery concept, Mercedes-Benz takes the technological lead not just in the bus segment but in automotive construction worldwide.
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 / Hamburg, Aug 18, 2020 -
The transport company Hamburger Hochbahn AG has signed a framework agreement with Daimler Buses for the delivery of fully electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro and the new eCitaro G articulated bus.
Stuttgart, Jun 18, 2020 -
The fully-electric driven eCitaro G articulated bus increases the product range of the Citaro city bus family. It is another important step on the way to more environmentally friendly towns and cities offering a better quality of life.
Stuttgart, Feb 21, 2020 -
Cities are becoming more environmentally friendly and enjoying a higher quality of life thanks to the all-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro. This is underscored by its latest accolade in the form of the environmental label "Blue Angel".
Hamburg, Jan 27, 2020 -
Hamburg drives electrically: Rüdiger Kappel, Head of Fleet Sales for Daimler Buses Germany, today handed over 16 fully electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro buses to Toralf Müller and Nora Wolters, Managing Directors at Verkehrsbetriebe Hamburg-Holstein GmbH (VHH).
Stuttgart / Tübingen, Dec 12, 2019 -
A highly challenging topography with inclines of up to 17.5 percent and a high degree of utilisation – regular bus service operations in the University town of Tübingen must withstand extreme demands.
Stuttgart, Nov 28, 2019 -
A big occasion for the low-floor Citaro bus: today, Mercedes-Benz delivered the 55,555th urban bus of the successful model series. The anniversary bus is an all-electric, locally emission-free eCitaro which will be on the road for the Swedish Bergkvarabuss AB company in the port town of Trelleborg.
Stuttgart / Wiesbaden , Nov 18, 2019 -
The first fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro urban buses were handed over on 18 November 2019 to ESWE Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH (or ESWE Verkehr for short) in Wiesbaden.
Stuttgart / Aachen, Oct 29, 2019 -
The first seven eCitaro vehicles will be handed over to the ASEAG transport company today. Mercedes Benz has received another major order for the eCitaro: Aachen's transport company ASEAG is ordering up to 27 all-electric, locally emission-free low-floor urban buses.
Zug Canton/St. Gallen Rhine Valley, Sep 16, 2019 -
Zugerland Verkehrsbetriebe (ZVB) and Bus Ostschweiz (BOS) are now on the road locally emission-free thanks to the fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro. The handover of both urban buses took place today.
Stuttgart / Hamburg, Sep 5, 2019 -
starting in 2021, public transport company Hamburger Hochbahn AG, will be field-testing the new Mercedes-Benz eCitaro articulated bus with a fuel cell as a range extender.
Stuttgart / Hannover, Aug 6, 2019 -
Further success for the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro: public transport provider ÜSTRA from Hanover today concluded a framework agreement for 48 units of the fully electric city bus.
Stuttgart / Mannheim, Aug 5, 2019 -
Preparing for the market launch of high-output charging, Daimler Buses has equipped its Mannheim bus plant with a central charging station for the fully-electric eCitaro. It can also be used to provide the newly released eCitaro with electricity via a pantograph.
Stuttgart / Mannheim, Jul 29, 2019 -
The Mercedes Benz eCitaro is a true European, as the current 20 deliveries to well-known transport companies in Scandinavia and Luxembourg show. A typical feature of all three orders is the high-quality, passenger-friendly equipment coupled with the high-tech concept of the low-entry bus with its fully electric drive.
Stuttgart / Mannheim, Apr 26, 2019 -
Operation of three new Mercedes Benz eCitaro buses run by Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr GmbH (rnv) began today, marking the launch of two electric bus routes in Mannheim. Routes 66 and 67 incorporate the new district of Franklin and the new trading estate Taylor Village in the local public transport network.
Stuttgart / Wiesbaden, Apr 10, 2019 -
Mercedes Benz has received a record-breaking order for the eCitaro electric urban bus. This massive order comes from the public transport company ESWE Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH from Wiesbaden in Germany's Hesse region.
Stuttgart / Berlin , Mar 27, 2019 -
The Berlin transport company BVG is now driving emissions-free at a local level with a fully-electric Mercedes Benz eCitaro. The first of the 15 urban buses was officially handed over today.
Stuttgart / Mannheim, Feb 25, 2019 -
The first battery-electric driven series-production Mercedes-Benz eCitaro buses have been in operation in public transport in Hamburg and Heidelberg for several weeks now. More electric buses are to follow in Germany in the coming weeks.
Stuttgart / Hamburg, Nov 15, 2018 -
In September the eCitaro celebrated its prominent world premiere at the IAA and now its already bringing a breath of fresh air to Hamburg: today, Mercedes Benz delivered the first series production model of an urban bus with a fully-electric drive system to the public transport company Hochbahn AG in Hamburg. It is part of an order for 20 eCitaro buses.
Mannheim, Oct 18, 2018 -
High-ranking EU politicians have been learning first-hand about the Mercedes-Benz eActros and eCitaro in Mannheim, Germany as part of a congress of the German Federal Ministry for Transport and Digital Infrastructure.