Posts Tagged daimler

Mercedes-Benz EQA Electric Car Goes “Under The Microscope”

Mercedes-Benz’s parent company, Daimler, plans to introduce to the market more than ten different all-electric vehicles by 2022.  And over the long-term, the entire Mercedes portfolio is to be electrified. The bulk of the efforts of electrification are gathered under company’s new EQ brand, a development of which Daimler will invest…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 12

How Mercedes-Benz Intends To Go All-Electric With Its Vans

Mercedes-Benz is gearing for the future of inner-city transport, developing two van models – the fully electric Vito and Sprinter. By 2019, the German manufacturer intends to invest a total of €150 million into electrifying its commercial range vans. Battery packs will be manufactured by Deutsche Accumotive in Kamenz, Germany. While…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 5

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Der Spiegel Calls Tesla Biggest Concern For German Automakers

DER SPIEGEL: GERMANY’S AUTOMAKERS FACE ‘EXISTENTIAL CHALLENGE’ WITH ARRIVAL OF TESLA Germany’s top automakers have been plagued by an unprecedented crisis related to cartels and collusion surrounding their beloved diesel engine technology. Now, having turned their backs on electric vehicles for years, they’re facing another existential challenge. Der Spiegel* reports, “The biggest cause for concern in the…

4 weeks ago by EVANNEX 34

Daimler, BAIC Finalize Deal To Produce EVs At Mercedes Factory In Beijing

Daimler announced a strengthening of strategic collaboration with BAIC in New Energy Vehicles (all-electric and plug-in hybrid) in China. Both partners already have an established previous joint venture Beijing Benz Automotive Co., Ltd. (BBAC) since 2005. According to Reuters, Daimler and BAIC have agreed to jointly invest 5 billion yuan ($735 million) in…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 0