Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz China offers EQS rear-wheel steering upgrade for a yearly fee

Vehicle subscriptions will soon be the norm. Tesla, with its tech-focused vehicles, has been offering subscriptions for some time now…

Mercedes-Benz turns its focus to software with new €200 million facility in Sindelfingen

Mercedes-Benz officially opened its new €200 million Electric Software Hub at the Mercedes Technology Center (MTC) in Sindelfingen, a city…

Mercedes-Benz launches new battery plant ahead of 2030 all-EV commitment

Mercedes-Benz has announced the launch of a new battery production plant in Bibb County, Alabama, as the German automaker prepares…

Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX has considerably more range than any EV offered currently

German automaker Mercedes-Benz unveiled an electric car with 620 miles, or 1,000 kilometers, of range on Monday. The VISION EQXX…

Volkswagen boosts Project Trinity budget to electrify its European production plants

Volkswagen has boosted the budget of Project Trinity as it plans to electrify its production facilities across Europe. Volkswagen intends…

Mercedes-Benz DRIVE PILOT captures world’s first approval for hands-free driving

Mercedes-Benz DRIVE PILOT has captured the world's first approval for 'conditionally automated' driving on German highways with its Level 3…

Ford, GM & four other OEMs commit to phase out gas car production by 2040

Six major automakers will pledge to phase out the production of ICE vehicles worldwide by 2040, said the British government…

Tesla FSD Beta vs Mercedes-Benz DrivePilot comparison shows big difference in tech

Tesla typically catches flak among critics because its Autopilot system and FSD Beta are still classified as SAE Level 2…

Mercedes-Benz launches EQS orders: €100k+ price, US deliveries in Q4

Mercedes-Benz announced today that it has started accepting orders for the EQS all-electric sedan, starting at €106,374.10 for its base…

Mercedes-Benz announces all-electric strategy from 2025 onward

Mercedes-Benz is going all-electric starting in 2025, with plans to launch three electric-only architectures that year and install over 200…

Mercedes-Benz unveils the all-electric EQS: 478-mile range, 516 HP, 107.8 kWh battery

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its all-electric EQS luxury sedan, aiming to take over the luxury electric vehicle market by outpointing the…

Mercedes strives to beat Tesla’s infotainment system with 56-inch wide ‘Hyperscreen’

Mercedes-Benz parent company, Daimler, has unveiled a new 56-inch-wide, "Hyperscreen." The incredibly wide touchscreen will revolutionize the German automaker's interior…

Tesla’s responsible sourcing of raw materials is inspiring others to do the same

In June, Tesla released its 2019 Impact Report, which outlines its commitment to responsibly sourcing the materials used in its…

UPDATED: Mercedes-Benz throws in the towel on self-driving efforts: ‘We can no longer win’

Update: Head of Digital Transformation at Daimler AG Sascha Pallenberg has noted on Twitter that the report from RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland (RND)…

Mercedes EQS EV spied benchmarking against Tesla Model S and Model 3

Mercedes-Benz was spied testing its yet-to-be-released EQS long-range electric vehicle against Tesla's flagship Model S, a vehicle that has arguably…