Tag : Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz to show off new electric EQV at Frankfurt Motor Show

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Mercedes-Benz has announced it will show for the first time its high-capacity electric “sedan” EQV, alongside other plug-in vehicles and trade-fair firsts at the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show this year.

Daimler and Geely to turn Smart into all-electric carmaker

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Smart is to be repositioned as an all-electric carmaker with production based in China under a new 50:50 joint venture between Daimler and Volvo parent Geely.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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Does Mercedes-Benz’s latest C-Class rewrite the rules for the compact segment, asks Jonathan Musk…

First ever A-Class Sedan revealed

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Mercedes-Benz will launch its first ever A-Class Sedan in Europe later this year, said to offer class-leading rear headroom and CO2 emissions from 107g/km.

Daimler urged to start Mercedes recalls

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Daimler is being urged to push ahead with a recall on some Mercedes models in Europe following allegations of ‘defeat devices’.

Amsterdam becomes first city to deploy Daimler’s ViaVan ridesharing service

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Mercedes-Benz Vans and US technology start-up Via are introducing on-demand ridesharing to Amsterdam through their ViaVan joint venture.

New A-Class previews small-car focus for Mercedes-Benz

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Mercedes-Benz is to extend its small car line-up to eight model lines, likely to include an A-Class saloon and an electric vehicle, as it focuses on broadening its appeal and finding a younger customer …

Daimler plans new structure

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Daimler is planning to restructure the group to make its Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans and Daimler Trucks & Buses divisions into legally independent entities.

New app gauges suitability of electric cars and hybrids for drivers

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A new app has launched that records and analyses drivers’ everyday travel to see if they can switch to smart or Mercedes-Benz electric or hybrid vehicles.

Mercedes-Benz to rival Uber with new London ride share service

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Mercedes-Benz is to launch a new Uber-rivalling ride sharing service in Europe, kicking off with London.

Spotlight: Mercedes X-Class makes its worldwide debut

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Mercedes-Benz has taken the covers off its all-new 4×4 double cab pick-up, the X-Class, and it goes on sale in the UK this November with customer deliveries starting in early 2018. Continuing Merc’s already …

Record Q1 for Mercedes Sprinter

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Mercedes-Benz has reported the most successful first quarter ever for its Sprinter large van.

Facelifted S-Class to debut new six-cylinder diesel engines

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The 2017 Mercedes S-Class will introduce a range of new engines, including six-cylinder petrol and diesel units as well as a plug-in hybrid. Unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show, the facelifted model will see …

Mercedes previews A-Class saloon

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Mercedes has indicated its plans for a new and expanded A-Class line-up with the unveiling of its Concept A Sedan.

Shanghai Motor Show: Key fleet models break cover

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Citroën expands into large SUVs Citroën’s forthcoming C5 Aircross large SUV is to debut at the Shanghai Motor Show ahead of its launch in 2018. Rivalling models such as the Discovery Sport, the crossover …

New Daimler subsidiary to offer connectivity services for fleets

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Daimler AG is launching a new division to offer connectivity services for fleet and business customers of all sizes.

Hermes to deploy 1,500 electric vans in Germany

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Hermes is to add electric vans to its German fleet from early 2018 under a pilot project to test their viability for ‘last-mile’ journeys.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate

3 years ago / 0 comments

Impressive refinement from the new diesels and great to drive, reckons John Kendall.