Posts Tagged mercedes-benz

Angela Merkel: Germany Must Invest Heavily In Electric Cars

Chancellor Angela Merkel, while visiting Daimler’s ACCUMOTIVE’s battery plant in Kamenz, said that Germany must invest more heavily into electric vehicles, to ensure the country is not left behind (somewhat ironically, considering the German government’s recent and fairly lackluster EV rebate of up to  €4,000 for BEVs/ €3,000 for PHEVs, but 50%…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 37

AMG Boss Commits To Electric Future

Plug-in hybrids and pure EVs are on the agenda. The very rare SLS AMG Electric Drive pictured here (below) was introduced to the market back in 2013 and it’s turning out to be an accurate preview of what’s in tow from Mercedes-AMG in terms of electrified performance cars. The first…

1 month ago by Adrian Padeanu 0

Mercedes-Benz EQ Concept First Test Ride Report

Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ concept, which was first unveiled at the 2016 Paris Motor Show (see videos), is scheduled for production at the comapny’s Bremen factory in Germany for 2019. It will be the first of the Mercedes EQ brand family, consisting at least four unique style models: EQ A EQ C EQ…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 19

Mercedes-AMG Project One – What We Know

The Mercedes-AMG Project One debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show as the brand’s ultimate hypercar. Mercedes-Benz didn’t bother to compete in the hypercar wars when the Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918 Spyder, and McLaren P1 hit the scene. By waiting to see the best that the competition offered, the German brand…

3 months ago by Chris Bruce 5

Daimler Partners With Bosch For Level 4, 5 Autonomous Vehicles

Daimler and Bosch have announced a co-development agreement on fully automated (SAE Level 4) and driverless (SAE Level 5) technology. The German partners intend to develop and launch a production-ready system for driver-less cars on urban public roads by the beginning of the next decade. Whether it will enable Daimler to catch Tesla with…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 1