Tag: Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz lays out Ambition2039, its plan to go carbon-neutral

Most manufacturers today are in a scramble to prove that they are indeed invested in a sustainable future. It’s no longer a question of whether a company is going green, it’s become a matter of how green and how quickly. Mercedes-Benz addressed these questions this week with the announcement of

Upcoming Mercedes-Benz Concept Could Be Uncrashable

The vehicle would have cutting-edge safety tech, like a connected AI that would constantly improve driver assistance tech. Mercedes-Benz has a new version of the safety-focused ESF concept to debut later in the year, and the company is making the lofty claim that the cutting-edge tech could make it an

Mercedes Benz Electric B-Class to be Phased Out

The roads today are lined with electric vehicles (EVs) from different manufacturers. In a bid not to remain behind, Mercedes Benz created an electric version of its popular hatchback, the Mercedes Benz B-Class. That was in 2013 and unfortunately, the car has to be phased out. That’s right, Mercedes Benz

Mercedes will make EV batteries in Alabama

Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz facility in Tuscaloosa, Alabama is getting a $1 billion upgrade, and it includes building a new battery factory for its future electric vehicles. According to the automaker, the plant will manufacture batteries for Benz’s EQ line of EVs, starting with its first electric SUV (the EQC) unveiled back in September. Since part of that

MERCEDES CHALLENGES TESLA WITH AN ALL-ELECTRIC SUV

Mercedes-Benz unveiled its first fully electric SUV today in Stockholm, the first in a long line of electric vehicles the automotive juggernaut will roll out over the coming years as part of its new EQ sub-brand. The EQC will run to 60 mph in under five seconds, go 200 miles between charges, and

Mercedes-Benz is using HoloLens to create engaging training sessions for its employees

At the Hannover Messe show in Germany early this year, Mercedes-Benz demonstrated how it uses Microsoft HoloLens to improve the efficiency of brake assembly and engine manufacturing. The Mercedes-Benz training center is now equipped with more than 100 HoloLens units and it is being used to create more engaging training sessions. Training participants don

Daimler can now test self-driving cars on public roads in Beijing

Daimler  has been granted a license to test self-driving vehicles on public roads in Beijing, making it the first international automaker to receive such permission. The owner of the Mercedes-Benz brand was given the test permit by the Chinese government after extensive closed-course testing, the company said in a statement, adding