Mercedes-Benz AG creates new Mercedes-Benz Drive Systems unit

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-Benz AG is grouping all drive system competencies across the group in the new unit “Mercedes-Benz Drive Systems” within the company. Therefore, the company is repositioning itself with an internal unit called "Mercedes-Benz Drive Systems" for drive system expertise.

2020 95

Amazon orders more than 1,800 EVs from Mercedes-Benz Vans

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-Benz Vans and Amazon announced the largest order for Mercedes-Benz electric vehicles to date: more than 1,800 battery-electric eVito and eSprinter from Mercedes-Benz Vans will be delivered to Amazon starting this year to be used across Europe.

2020 149

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

Amazon will buy 1,800 Mercedes electric vans for Europe

Green Car Reports

Amazon will buy more than 1,800 Mercedes-Benz electric vans for use in Europe, the two companies announced Friday. The order includes 600 medium-size eVito vans and more than 1,200 larger eSprinter vans, Mercedes said. Mercedes has not announced

2020 85

Report: Mercedes-Benz EQE shapes up as Tesla Model S rival for 2022

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz has begun producing the first of its EQ line of electric cars in Europe with the EQC 400 SUV. Mercedes-Benz Mercedes EQThe company has announced that it plans to build 10 new EQ electric cars by 2022, and other parts of that lineup are beginning to take shape; and officials stated very early on in the EQ project that it planned various versions that would.

2019 77

Mercedes-Benz lays out plan for carbon-neutral future

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz's CEO-apparent Ola Källenius laid out a plan Monday, just after the Norway launch of its EQC electric SUV, that outlines the development of an entire "carbon-neutral" passenger-car fleet. Källenius, currently the head of product development at Mercedes, has been named future Chairman of the Board of management of Daimler. Mercedes-Benz carbon dioxide

2019 69

Mercedes-Benz and CATL enhance battery partnership

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-Benz and CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., The electric luxury sedan Mercedes-Benz EQS will launch next year equipped with CATL cell modules, delivering a WLTP range of more than 700 km (435 miles). Mercedes-Benz and CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited) have entered the next stage of their strategic partnership and will create advanced battery technology in support of the high-volume electrification of the Mercedes-Benz model portfolio.

2020 73

Mercedes invests in pilot program to keep fuel cells alive

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz is launching a new trial for fuel-cell cars in Germany, with aims to study real-world use patterns. Mercedes will begin leasing its GLC F-Cell fuel-cell SUVs to fleet customers in Germany for $917 a month, according to a report in Automotive News Europe (Subscription required.) Mercedes-Benz

2018 72

Start of sales for new Mercedes-Benz eVito Tourer

Green Car Congress

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. The new Mercedes-Benz eVito Tourer electric powertrain (eATS) drives the front wheels with a peak power of 150 kW.

2020 111

More than 500,000 Mercedes me Adapters activated

Green Car Congress

Since 2016, Mercedes-Benz has been offering its customers the option of equipping as yet unconnected vehicles from older model series dating back to 2002 with the Mercedes me Adapter. Since August this year, customers have had the option of installing the adapter in their Mercedes-Benz cars on their own and without visiting a certified service partner. The app offers Mercedes-Benz owners various functions from four central areas: my vehicle, mobility, statistics and service.

2020 73

Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886 electric SUV kicks off a new era

Green Car Reports

Against the bustling backdrop of the New York auto show, Mercedes-Benz introduced a vehicle that it says celebrates its humble roots—in 1886, when Karl Benz is credited with inventing the first automobile. The Mercedes-Benz EQC 1886 Edition is positioned to show off the extensive range of features offered in this new fully electric model. New York Auto Show Mercedes EQ

2019 73

Mercedes EQS flagship will lead brand's electric vehicle rollout for the US

Green Car Reports

In a major change of course, the Mercedes-Benz EQS flagship sedan will lead the automaker's electric-vehicle rollout in the United States, Automotive News reported Wednesday—citing Ola Kallenius, the CEO of parent company Daimler.

2020 78

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 makes public debut at Paris auto show

Green Car Reports

After hosting a private introduction for the car last month in Stockholm, Mercedes-Benz formally introduced its EQC electric crossover to the public at the Paris auto show on Tuesday. The EQC, which is about the same size as the gasoline-powered Mercedes-Benz GLC crossover, albeit with separate styling and a unique interface, will go on sale in. Paris Auto Show Mercedes-Benz

2018 75

Mercedes shows off-road EQC 4x4² driveable study

Green Car Congress

The EQC 4x4² is already the third model of the 4x4² family from Mercedes-Benz. And in 2017, with the E 400 All-Terrain 4x4² study, Mercedes-Benz showed many an SUV its limitations when off-road.

2020 85

Mercedes-Benz moves to build battery supply chain in Europe

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz lithium-ion batteriesA key obstacle to getting more electric cars on the road at the moment may be building up a big enough supply of batteries to power them. So far, the only automaker with a large enough supply of batteries to produce electric cars in large volumes is Tesla. Volkswagen has also announced a $10 billion investment in electric-car batteries, but those.

2019 73

Mercedes-Benz AG and Aston Martin to expand technology partnership and shareholding; hybrid and electric powertrains

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-Benz AG and Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings plc announced a new strategic technology agreement and an enhanced partnership. The new agreement will see Mercedes-Benz AG grant access to a range of advanced Mercedes-Benz technologies, including next generation hybrid and electric powertrains, as well as other vehicle components and systems. Mercedes-Benz AG’s current shareholding stands at 2.6%

With Mercedes tech, Aston Martin plans to electrify 20% of its fleet by 2024

Green Car Reports

Aston Martin will use Mercedes-Benz powertrain tech as part of an expanded agreement between the two automakers announced last week.

Metropole Rennes to buy 92 electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro buses

Green Car Congress

The Metropole Rennes has signed a declaration of intention to buy 92 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro fully electric city buses. This marks the largest order outside of Germany for the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro since production began. Mercedes-Benz introduced the eCitaro in 2018 with fully-electric drive. Recently Mercedes-Benz extended the Citaro family with the articulated eCitaro G.

2020 69

Mercedes-Benz to source only battery cells with cobalt & lithium from certified mining sites; significantly reducing cobalt

Green Car Congress

The Mercedes-Benz electric offensive is a key component of its “Ambition2039” strategic focus and a prerequisite on the way to carbon neutrality. Responsibly mined and processed raw materials provide the foundation for a sustainable Mercedes-Benz electric vehicle fleet.

2020 97

Mercedes-AMG, Garrett developing 48V electric exhaust gas turbocharger

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-AMG is moving ahead with electrification through innovative developments while also benefiting from motorsport know-how. —Tobias Moers, Chairman of the Board of Management of Mercedes-AMG GmbH. An electric exhaust gas turbocharger, which in future will be used for the first time in a series production model, is already in the final stages of development.

2020 103

Mercedes EQC electric crossover SUV teased in new videos

Green Car Reports

A production prototype of the upcoming Mercedes-Benz EQC electric crossover SUV has taken a peek from under its veil ahead of its official reveal Sept. Mercedes released two short videos of the car. Mercedes-BenzOne reveals a quick look at the left headlight that shows some of the car's angular grille and announces the date of the car's full debut.

2018 54

Mercedes-Benz Dusseldorf plant starts of production of the Mercedes-Benz eSprinter electric van

Green Car Congress

The Mercedes-Benz Dusseldorf plant has started production of the Mercedes-Benz eSprinter. Mercedes-Benz has been building its globally successful vans in Dusseldorf since 1962; more than 4.6 Earlier post.) million vehicles have been produced in Dusseldorf to date. Since 2018, production of the newest Sprinter has also taken place there, with more than 200,000 units having already left the assembly line.

2019 94

Mercedes-Benz eActros electric trucks moving to Rotterdam and The Hague

Green Car Congress

After about a year of intensive practical use by ten customers in Germany and Switzerland, eight of the purely battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eActros trucks are now successively going to new customers in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands.

2020 131

Mercedes-Benz A250e in the works to join plug-in hybrid lineup

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz may expand its lineup of plug-in hybrids with a small A-Class sedan, called the A250e, according to a report from Britain. The A-class is the cheapest sedan Mercedes-Benz sells, starting at $33,495 with delivery. Mercedes-BenzAccording to a report in British auto magazine Autocar, the A250e is expected to use the came a 1.3-liter gas turbo-3 as.

2019 54

Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys becomes Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH

Green Car Congress

As of January 2019, fully owned Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys GmbH will operate under the name of Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH. —Professor Christian Mohrdieck, Head of Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH. Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH is founded on deep and long-standing know-how in fuel cell technology. Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH is responsible for system concepts and development, component and software development as well as testing and validation.

2019 116

Mercedes-Benz gradually increasing battery production in Kamenz plant

Green Car Congress

Local battery production is an important success factor for Mercedes-Benz AG’s electric offensive and the key element to meet the global demand for electrified vehicles flexibly and efficiently. In this, Mercedes-Benz’s wholly owned subsidiary Accumotive in Kamenz, Saxony will play a special role. Battery production at Mercedes-Benz subsidiary Accumotive in Kamenz. By the end of this year, Mercedes-Benz will offer five purely electric models as well as 20 plug-in hybrids.

2020 83

Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS rethinks the S-Class as all-electric

Green Car Reports

With the debut of the Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS show car at Frankfurt Tuesday, the German automaker is pointing to more than just future electric vehicles. The EQS “points the way to the future of Mercedes-Benz,” the automaker declares, and says that it provides an outlook on “a new dimension in sustainable luxury.” Mercedes EQ

2019 50

Say hello to the ultra-luxury Mercedes-Maybach S-Class

Green Cars News

The all-new Mercedes-Maybach S-Class has been revealed and is the most luxurious saloon to ever bear the badge

2020 41

World premiere for Active Brake Assist 5 in new Mercedes-Benz Intouro coach

Green Car Congress

The all-new Mercedes-Benz Intouro inter-city and excursion coach features pioneering optional assistance systems such as Active Brake Assist 5 (an emergency braking assistance system) and Sideguard Assist.

2020 101

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan sets wind-cheating record

Green Car Reports

With the 2019 A-Class, Mercedes-Benz says it's raised the aerodynamic bar. Mercedes-Benz claims that the new 2019 A-Class sedan has the lowest aerodynamic drag of any. Fuel Economy Mercedes-Benz A ClassEfficiency comes in many automotive forms: electric powertrains, continuously variable transmissions, smaller-displacement engines. More aerodynamic designs help efficiency, too.

2018 52

New Mercedes-Benz eSprinter electric van set for European debut

Green Car Reports

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter commercial van launched today, the later generation of the successful delivery vehicle, and an electric version will enter production in 2019. plug-in cars Mercedes-Benz Vito delivery van Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Commercial vehicleIt will debut initially in European markets, and might possibly make its way to North America—maybe. The eSprinter will borrow the electric powertrain from the eVito.

2018 65

Mercedes, Porsche to join Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Renault in Formula E racing

Green Car Reports

The changing of the guards in motor racing is underway: both Porsche and Mercedes-Benz have announced they will join the FIA Formula E electric-car racing series in 2019. To make that possible, both German teams will end their tenures in respected motorsport; Porsche will end its World Endurance Championship LMP1 program, while Mercedes plans to. Mercedes-Benz Mercedes plug-in cars Formula E Championship

2017 60

Plug-in Mercedes in 2012?

Plugs and Cars

Mercedes-Benz's S-Class sedan will offer a plug-in hybrid version when it hits the showrooms, reportedly in 2012, according to Autocar.co.uk. However Mercedes' intention is to roll out plug-in hybrid versions of all its models eventually. Tags: thomas weber plug-in hybrid mercedes-benz The German automaker's R&D chief Thomas Weber says they are not presently considering an all electric version.

Daimler Trucks unveils Mercedes-Benz fuel-cell concept truck, previews long-haul battery-electric truck; electrification strategy

Green Car Congress

Daimler Trucks unveiled the concept Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck, marking the beginning of a fuel-cell push by Daimler for the long-haul transport segment. Mercedes-Benz eActros LongHaul. Mercedes-Benz eActros LongHaul offers advantages depending on use case.

2020 137

Mercedes introduces longer-range EQV electric van

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz plans to introduce the second in its new EQ line of electric vehicles, the EQV van, at next month's Frankfurt auto show. Mercedes has not confirmed whether the EQV will be sold in the U.S., The company says that a 100-kwh battery pack under the floor will deliver 250 miles of range on the European driving cycle. and has not released. electric vehicles youtube

2019 64

2014 Mercedes B-Class: Best Electric-Car Lease Deal Available?

Green Car Reports

And right now, bargain shoppers may want to take a close look at the 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive. As Mercedes dealers make room for 2015 models. plug-in cars deals lease price Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive The number of available electric-car models may be limited compared to the legions of internal-combustion cars available, but that doesn''t mean it''s not worth hunting around for a good deal.

2015 86

Tesla and Mercedes batteries, less-affordable electrics, Twitter poll results: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz investing in battery production in Poland. Mercedes-Benz lithium-ion batteriesA new report says Tesla is looking for new battery partners in China. Volkswagen's chairman says small electric cars won't be as affordable for low-income consumers as internal combustion models. And our readers weigh in on whether they'd buy an electric Cadillac. All this and more on Green.

2019 61

Tesla pricing, Mercedes-Benz EQE, airless tires, fast charging: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Plans are revealed for a mid-sized Mercedes-Benz electric sedan. Tires General Motors Mercedes-Benz AppleGeneral Motors and Michelin are testing airless tires on a Chevy Bolt EV. Tesla puts real cash pricing up front on its website. And our Twitter followers answer what matters most to them when fast-charging on an extended trip. All this and more on Green Car Reports. As transportation.

2019 59

Mercedes-Benz EQC 4x4 scouts the trail for an electric G-Wagen

Green Car Reports

The Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV wasn't designed for off-roading, but a new concept car shows what could happen if electric powertrains are merged with off-road hardware.

2020 68

Egenberger receives two Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses

Green Car Congress

The Egenberger bus company in Thierhaupten, Germany has taken delivery of two Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses. The Mercedes-Benz eCitaro features 2 x electric hub motor, 2 x 125 kW, 2 x 485 N·m, 12 HV battery modules, 24 kWh per HV battery module, Preventive Brake Assist, Sideguard Assist, length/width/height: 12135/2550/3400 mm, passenger capacity: 1/86. For the most part the fleet with more than 70 buses comprises Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

2020 69

Mercedes-Benz teases all-weather potential of EQV electric van

Green Car Reports

Ahead of a planned European market launch later this year, Mercedes-Benz decided to show off the cold-weather performance of its EQV electric van. Engineers spent several weeks testing the EQV in Arjeplog, Sweden, a town inside the Arctic Circle that is popular with automakers looking to conduct cold-weather tests. Testing programs like this are

2020 74

Mercedes Pleads for More Handouts for Hydrogen

Plugs and Cars

While governments scrape together money to roll out a public charging infrastructure for the plug-in cars that are already being delivered to customers, Mercedes is pleading for more money to enable hydrogen fuel cell vehicles they have failed to deliver for a decade. mercedes fcv fuel cell hydrogen

Tesla Model Y, price cuts on Model S/X, Mercedes in Formula E: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz announced that it will join the Formula E racing series. Mercedes-Benz Formula E ChampionshipAfter announcing the base Model 3 on Thursday, Tesla cut prices on the luxury Model S and Model X. CEO Elon Musk also announced a reveal date for the company's long-awaited Model Y SUV. And Ford has delayed releasing new charge cables for its hybrids following an August recall.

2019 61

Order-taking begins for Mercedes-Benz EQV electric van

Green Car Congress

The new battery-electric-powered van from Mercedes-Benz, the EQV ( earlier post ), can now be ordered. The EQV follows the EQC as the second model in the EQ family from Mercedes-Benz. The Mercedes-Benz EQV develops a maximum torque of up to 362 N·m, with maximum speed of up to 140 km/h standard and 160 km/h (option). The Mercedes-Benz EQV also charges its batteries while driving.

2020 80