The new generation of Mercedes Sprinter will be gathered in Germany

April 8, 2015 at 13:33

Division of Mercedes-Benz Vans – the only manufacturer in the segment of large vans in Germany, which plans to collect in this country and the next generation Sprinter: in Düsseldorf and Ludwigsfelde.

Mercedes Sprinter 2015 picture

Mercedes Sprinter 2015 pics


Mercedes-Benz intends to establish in 2015 a new sales record

January 20, 2015 at 16:08

This, in particular, said the head of concern Daimler Dieter Zetsche at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. According to him, this year the demand for German brand models should increase due to market new models.

“I think that Mercedes-Benz expects a good year. With the new products that the company has already launched and is planning to launch in 2015, we can significantly strengthen their position and increase sales “- quoted Zetsche publication Automotive News.

Earlier it was reported that Mercedes-Benz is planning to introduce this year at least 11 new models. This became known after the network got a photograph of Prime Graphics German brand. Mercedes informed its official dealers about new models by guide marks on one of the closed conference. Official confirmation from Mercedes-Benz published in the media data have not yet received.

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class pics

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class picture

Mercedes extreme version Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4×4

January 6, 2015 at 15:21

Mercedes-Benz is preparing another extreme Gelandewagen – “Brother” of six-wheel G63 AMG 6×6 to 4×4. The new model will have under the hood of the same combination of engine and transmission, as well as some techniques of differential and new chassis aimed at further development of the already high off-road qualities.
Gelandewagen is promised to be presented in 2015. To market its release will be in the two years before the submission of a significant upgrade of the famous classic military SUV Mercedes-Benz, which is planned for 2017.
Because of the vivid colors of the prototype, the new high-tech Gelandewagen insiders dubbed the “Green Monster”. In their reports, the car will be equipped with 5.5-liter bi-turbo V6 petrol engine with direct injection, used in the standard G63 AMG.

Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4x4 pics

Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4x4 picture

Mercedes will make electric cars Tesla competitors

December 13, 2014 at 23:20

German automakers create their own competitors electric cars Tesla.
First of all, to respond to a competitor from California is going to the company Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. In both cases, manufacturers are planning to develop a car that will be driven by an electric motor and has a range of at least 400 kilometers.

New electric Mercedes is unlikely to be built on the architecture of the existing models. However, we know that we are talking about a car that size will be similar to sedans E- and S-Class. Although the final decision on the production of the electric vehicle is still pending, it is known that it is particularly insists the head of the German company Dieter Zetsche. The appearance of luxury, “Mercedes” Power in the market should not expect before 2021.

Mercedes  electric cars pics

Mercedes electric cars picture

“Unmanned” Mercedes are drive on American roads

December 11, 2014 at 17:05

The German company Mercedes-Benz has received permission from the authorities of California for road testing vehicles with autonomous control, according to the press service of the concern Daimler AG.

Commenting on the decision of the California authorities, head of development and research of Daimler Thomas Weber noted that traffic in the US is very different from the German and before displaying such modifications of cars on American roads they need to “teach” the rules and peculiarities of driving in the United States. As explained by Weber, American track and wider than most German are six to eight lanes. Traffic lights are mounted on the other side of the road, except when it has the advantage of roundabouts driver, who turned on him first. Such differences are forcing engineers “Mercedes” further train cars driving in the United States.

Mercedes-Benz S-class autonomous control pics

Mercedes-Benz S-class autonomous control picture

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz of the future Part II

December 9, 2014 at 14:40

In order to reduce an aerodynamic drag, mirrors were replaced by cameras that display an image on vertical screens installed inside the cabin. Autopilot system is equipped with radars that scan the space around the vehicle. Two of them are installed at the front and on several sides of the cab. There are also stereo cameras, scanning the road 100 meters ahead and the surrounding space at 45 degrees horizontally and 27 degrees vertically. For stand-alone mode drive system responds called Highway Pilot. Similar technology is used in aviation. Scanners detect the number of rows of the road, pedestrians, stationary and moving objects and are able to read information from road signs. When maneuvering, electronics warns the driver about objects in the dead zone the entire length of the wagon.

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 pics

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 picture

Mercedes changed the procedure of naming models

November 29, 2014 at 23:31

The German automaker has changed the names of the four models and explained the new logic notation engines. According to the manufacturer, now Mercedes-Benz customers will be able to quickly sort out all the variety of powertrains.

According to the director of marketing for Mercedes Jens Timur, in the new scheme has more “clarity, transparency and consistency.” “The logic of the new name is based on the basic models, which should help our customers to better navigate the expanding portfolio,” – said Timmer.

Mercedes new system of denomination picture

Mercedes new system of denomination image