Volker Mornhinweg, Head of Mercedes-Benz Vans, recently personally saw off the Mercedes-Benz Vans rallye team and wish its members well.
“The coming days will most certainly be filled with special challenges and unforgettable experiences,” said Mornhinweg. “You will surely take unique impressions home with you. For now, however, I wish you much success in the [...]
In 2012, Mercedes-Benz Vans’ operating result from its ongoing business was at the third-highest level in the division’s history, while sales and revenues almost matched the prior year’s high level.
Daimler’s vans division has also been affected by diverging developments on the global van markets. The market contraction in Western Europe has caused sales at [...]
Citan, Vito, and Sprinter successful in winter tests – two victories in the Arctic Van Test; successful completion of endurance Test in AlaskaDonnerstag, 21.Februar 2013
Vans. Born to run: Mercedes-Benz Vans recently demonstrated the validity of this brand claim under demanding conditions.
The Mercedes-Benz Citan and Vito models both came out on top in the icy Arctic Van Test in Finland. The Sprinter Arctic Drive in North America posed an even bigger challenge, as it required the Sprinter to perform [...]
Production milestone in Spain: Mercedes-Benz’ Vitoria plant manufactures the 750.00th unit of the current van model series Vito and VianoDonnerstag, 21.Juni 2012
The 750,000th vehicle from the current Vito and Viano model series has rolled off the line at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Vitoria.
The milestone van, an obsidian black Mercedes-Benz Viano Avantgarde V6 model with an automatic transmission and a luxurious leather interior, will be delivered to a customer in Belgium. “This achievement marks yet another [...]
A world first from Mercedes-Benz Vans: the Vito E-CELL crewbus is the first seven-seater vehicle worldwide to offer local emission-free mobility ex-factory as standard.
With its range of around 130 km it is ideal for use in environmentally sensitive areas, such as pedestrian zones, city centres or health resorts. The range of 130 km is optimised [...]
From Eutin in the north to Munich in the south, from Duisburg in the west to Dresden in the east – more than 30 branches and trade partners of Daimler AG are now operating as sales and service outlets for the Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL. This ensures virtually blanket availability throughout Germany for the first van [...]
Quiet, emissions-free and practical – 100 battery-driven electric Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL vans have proven their worth in customer use in Berlin and Stuttgart. The world’s first van fitted with an electric drive system ex factory has been taking to the roads in the German capital since autumn 2010, and in Stuttgart since the beginning of [...]
Bodybuilders are discovering the virtues of local emission-free driving: refrigerator van specialist Kerstner is presenting the first refrigerator van variant of the Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL at the Solutrans trade show in Lyon/France from 29 November to 3 December.
Refrigerator van that runs totally local emission-free
Their business is in the city: compact refrigerator vans based on the [...]
The Mercedes-Benz Vito E-CELL is making its mark thanks to an innovative concept and high-performance drive system. A fully functioning van for everyday applications, it has a maximum payload of around 900kg and a load compartment with no restrictions on use. This means it can assume all the usual transportation duties of a vehicle in [...]
An enhanced BlueEFFICIENCY package is to be introduced very soon: a new generator management system will be helping to reduce fuel consumption in the Mercedes-Benz Vito and Viano from September 2011.
Effective new feature
During braking, the new generator management system converts part of the kinetic energy produced into electric energy, which is then stored in the [...]
On 21 July Stuttgart airport opened a public educational tour providing information related to the topic of sustainability. The tour has been organised in cooperation with the Faculty of Environmental Management at the University of Hohenheim and various project partners, among them Mercedes-Benz.
Stations in the environmental tour
The sustainability tour at Stuttgart airport has been given [...]
Last Friday, 13 May, saw the one millionth Vito leave the production line at the Vitoria plant. The van in question was a black model with a V6 diesel engine destined for the Dutch market.
A special occasion
To commemorate this historic occasion, 40 employees from the three production shops gathered next to plant manager Emilio Titos [...]
Durable, indestructible, dependable – attributes that apply to the new Vito in general, and in particular to the Vito 4×4 with all-wheel drive. This is the right choice of van for when the going gets tough. Its all-wheel drive enables the Vito 4×4 to operate where others are forced to throw in the towel.
Mercedes-Benz Vans and Europcar, the leading car rental company in Europe, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding.
The two companies aim at further understanding customer profiles and behaviours involving the use of electric cars in cities, and how rental services can be adapted to cater to this demand. In the course of [...]
Whether as a hotel courtesy car, airport shuttle or large-capacity taxi – the Vito Shuttle combines extensive comfort features with generous spaciousness and a high level of practicality. This makes it ideally suitable for professional passenger transport over short or long distances.
Comfortable atmosphere, individual-look passenger seats
Elegant light-alloy wheels, bumpers and rub strips painted in the [...]
The Vito Crew is the vehicle of choice when it comes to outstanding economy and versatility. This robustly equipped variant of the Vito has all the positive attributes of the Vito for transporting passengers, luggage and materials. It is right in its element in the construction sector, in cleaning companies or in installation work.
Functional, hard-wearing [...]« Previous