Automated ride-hailing service pilot started in San Jose

Bosch and Mercedes-Benz have launched a pilot project for an app-based ride-hailing service using automated Mercedes-Benz S-Class vehicles in the Silicon Valley city of San José. Monitored by a safety driver, the self-driving cars shuttle between West San José and downtown, along the San Carlos Street and Stevens Creek Boulevard thoroughfares. The service will initially […]

Mercedes-Benz launches new GLC

Mercedes-Benz has launched the latest generation of the GLC. Martin Schwenk, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India launched the new vehicle. “Mercedes-Benz strives towards developing products centered around the customers, which ensure the best driving with an equally intuitiveexperience. The new GLC is the most tech savvy ‘Made in India’ SUV and owing to its […]

Mercedes-Benz Vans To Enhance [email protected] Strategy With Fuel Cell

By T Murrali: Mercedes-Benz Vans is set to enhance the [email protected] strategy with fuel cell. Using the example of a semi-integrated motorhome, the Concept Sprinter F-CELL, exhibited at Daimler Product Showcase at Hannover airport, a day before the recently concluded IAA 2018 show, illustrated the full breadth of the characteristic benefits of a fuel cell […]

Telematics Enhances Fleet Profitability, Safety

Transworld Technology, specialists in wireless data acquisition and analytics, designs and builds its own smart Internet-of-things (IoT) products and devices for commercial vehicle fleet management and to enhance their efficiency and productivity. “We are an end-to-end solution provider for data acquisition and software management. We generate business intelligence to act on the results of that […]

Mercedes-Benz has 100,000 reasons to cheer for in India!

Mercedes-Benz has rolled-out the 100,000th  car for the Indian market from the assembly line of Mercedes-Benz’s world-class manufacturing facility at Chakan, Maharashtra. Roland Folger, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India and Piyush Arora, Executive Director, Operations, Mercedes-Benz India have flagged off the vehicle. “With the growing demand of Mercedes-Benz products, a spiralling aspiration among young […]

Mercedes-Benz expands network in India

Mercedes-Benz has inaugurated a refurbished sales facility-Benchmark Cars- in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. Michael Jopp, VP Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz India and Sanjay Thakker, Chairman, Benchmark Cars have jointly opened the new outlet. The state-of-the-art luxury facility is spread across 25,000 sqft. Mercedes-Benz has now 93 outlets across 45 cities in the country. “We have been […]

Mercedes-Benz’s Sindelfingen Plant Starts Compact SUV GLA Production

The ‘Innovation Factory‘ at the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant: the Site Manager of the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant Michael Bauer (left) and Ergun Lümali, Chairman of the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen Works Council (right) are celebrating the start of production of the compact SUV GLA with the team. “With the GLA, the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant is producing a compact […]