Tag: Mercedes Sprinter

New Mercedes eSprinter Confirmed For 2023, Will Be Built At Three Plants

Mercedes announced the next-generation eSprinter in December and now the company has confirmed the model will go into production in the second half of 2023. The electric van will be built at three different plants, including the Düsseldorf and Ludwigsfelde factories in Germany as well as the Ladson/North Charleston plant in the United States. Planning […]

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Euro NCAP Is Now Evaluating Vans, Watch Europe’s Most Popular LCVs Being Tested

In the wake of the global pandemic, the need for delivery vans has reached new heights this year, which is why Euro NCAP decided to test some of Europe’s most popular models. Nineteen light commercial vehicles (LCV) were tested by the safety specialists under new criteria that evaluate the crash avoidance and driver assistance systems, […]

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Mercedes Announces Next-Gen eSprinter, Confirms North American Availability

Mercedes-Benz Vans has announced plans to develop an all-new Electric Versatility Platform for the next-generation eSprinter. The company is investing €350 ($423 / £315) million into the architecture and has fast-tracked its development. While the company didn’t go into many specifics, they confirmed the platform will use “three modules that allow freedom in the development […]

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Electric Mercedes-Benz eSprinter Might Be Sold In The U.S. After All

The all-electric Mercedes-Benz eSprinter may be sold in the United States after all. European sales of the eSprinter began earlier this year and initially, Mercedes-Benz said it had no plans to sell the van stateside due to its limited driving range and the high cost of homologation. However, unnamed individuals familiar with the vehicle claim […]

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Inkas’ VIP Mobile Office Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Is For Handling Business On The Go

Renowned for their high-end vehicle conversions, some of which are armored, Inkas has now come up with the ultimate office on wheels: the VIP Mobile Office. Based on the 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, the vehicle has been converted to handle business on the go, offering seating for up to four in the main passenger compartment. The […]

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Daimler’s Dirty Diesels Aren’t A Dime A Dozen, Company To Pay $1.5 Billion For Emissions Cheating

The United States Department of Justice, Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board have agreed to a $1.5 (£1.2 / €1.3) billion settlement with Daimler to resolve “alleged” violations of the Clean Air Act and California law. Under the proposed settlement, Daimler will recall and repair the emission systems in diesel-powered Mercedes sold in […]

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Amazon Orders 1,800 Mercedes eSprinter And eVito Electric Vans For Its Euro Fleet

Mercedes-Benz has secured the largest order of electric vehicles to date as Amazon announced it would buy more than 1,800 eVito and eSprinter electric vans. The first units will be delivered to Amazon starting this year to be used across Europe. The order includes around 600 medium-sized eVito and more than 1,200 large eSprinter electric […]

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Daimler Recalling Loads Of Diesel Vehicles, Including 260,000 Sprinter Vans

Daimler is being forced to recall hundreds of thousands of diesel-powered models due to emissions issues, including a total of 260,000 Sprinter vans. The recalls were spurred on by Germany’s road traffic regulator, KBA, who concluded that certain Mercedes-Benz vehicles equipped with OM651 Euro 5 diesel engines needed to be serviced, as reported by Autonews […]

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