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Mercedes-Benz Electric Cars Will Be Sold In China

Daimler’s China market boss has told the media that Mercedes-Benz intends to sell its upcoming electric cars in China, as well as elsewhere around the globe. As Automotive News reports: “Daimler plans to sell Mercedes-Benz electric cars in China, its market chief said today, as the automaker capitalizes on government…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 4

Mercedes-Benz Vision Van

Mercedes-Benz Unveils New Electric Vision Van

Mercedes-Benz Vans is presenting a glimpse of the intelligent, interconnected and electric future of light commercial vehicles. The new Mercedes-Benz Vision Van is an all-electric concept with 75 kW motor and range of 80-270 km (50-168 miles) depending on application. Beside being electric, it’s also equipped with two drones on the roof…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 18

Mercedes-Benz - long range BEV battery

Mercedes-Benz Will Have 6 To 9 Pure Electric Vehicles By 2024

Though it’s unclear which vehicles Mercedes-Benz will rollout in the long-range electric category, it has been determined that the automaker will release at least 6 such vehicles by 2024 and possibly up to nine models that all slot into the long-range BEV category. Reuters states: “German trade magazine Automobilwoche earlier…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 26

Sprinter Van

Mercedes-Benz To Electrify Next-Generation Sprinter Van

The next generation Sprinter van from Mercedes-Benz will be designed to accommodate a fully electric powertrain and also autonomous driving. As the Detroit Bureau reports: “…vans from Mercedes-Benz will be capable of supporting both battery electric propulsion and autonomous driving features in the future…” “If market demand supports it, the…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 15

Mercedes-Benz will have 10 plug-in-hybrids on the market until 2017 - S 500 e, C 350 e Sedan and Estate, E 350 e, GLC 350 e 4MATIC, GLC 350 e Coupé 4MATIC, GLE 500 e 4MATIC

Daimler’s Chief Environmental Talks Future Of Electric Vehicles

Anke Kleinschmit, Daimler’s VP Of Group Research and Sustainability, and Chief Environmental Officer, recently shared her thoughts about electric vehicles in Automotive Engineering interview. According to Kleinschmit, electrification is one major element of the future of mobility, however for today Daimler employs many solutions – more efficient combustion engines, more hybrids to…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 12