Mercedes Benz banks on cleaner diesel engines to extend lead in India post BS VI implementation
The engines offer lower particulate matter emissions by 80% and 50-70% lower nitrogen oxide than BS VI limits. Besides, they deliver 15-25% higher fuel efficiency over petrol engines and come without much price premium over BS IV diesels. By contrast, mainstream carmakers anticipate price increases of 10% on transition.
Audi launches crossover SUV Q8 in India at Rs 1.33 crore
The BSVI-compliant crossover SUV has been imported as a completely-built unit (CBU) ...
Mercedes Benz plans electric car debut in India
The company will initially import the EQC to India, but has also started to explore plans of ...
CES 2020: Inspired by 'Avatar', Mercedes-Benz launches Vision AVTR concept car that moves like a crab
Director James Cameron, who was present at the launch, took a selfie with the concept car.
Mercedes-Benz India boss fan of crime stories, has a global reading list
Martin Schwenk tries to read books from the various countries he has been posted in.
Mercedes Benz India Q4 sales break into positive territory after three quarters, extends lead in 2019
The company registered sales of 3871 units, registering a 3.3% year on year growth for Q4 and over 15.41% growth over Q3 of 2019 with the overall annual sales volume closing at 13,786 units for January-December 2019. The growth in Q4 was after three quarters of consecutive decline in 2019.
Luxury car sales in 2019 see biggest drop in over a decade
Sales of luxury cars in India declined by about 15% last year — the steepest drop in more than a decade.
Cars, food add meat to tech’s flagship CES show
CES has also become one of the top events for the advertising world, much of which now revolves around interpreting moves made by Alphabet’s Google and Facebook. The latest trend to hit CES stretches the definition of tech beyond recognition.
Baidu Chief Robin Li thinks AI will cut human dependence on mobile phones
Li also said the video as a form of content may become the numero uno form of content: “Video is becoming the main form of content. We used to see text; then more and more images on the Internet. Today, video is the most important form of content on the internet. People’s mindsets are also changing-- changing toward video content.”
Mercedes Benz leases 3.5 lakh sq ft in Bengaluru for India R&D Centre
The transaction assumes significance as the automotive industry gets disrupted with autonomous, electric and shared mobility; Mercedes-Benz is expanding its research & development footprint here. The carmaker will be relying heavily on IT talent in and around India’s Silicon Valley.
Autocar show: Mercedes-Benz GLE India First drive review
It won't be launching until next month, but we've got you an exclusive first drive of the new-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV on Indian roa...
Mercedes-Benz cars to be pricier by up to 3% from January 2020
Mercedes-Benz India attributes the price hike decision to increasing commodity prices and input costs.
Mercedes Benz India hopes to get back on growth track next year
The company, whose sales declined 16% to 9,915 units in the nine months to September, is planning to launch a vehicle every month to attract buyers. Mercedes Benz India managing director Martin Schwenk told ET that the local market saw a turnaround in sentiment during the festive season. The company is optimistic it will be able to sustain the momentum.
Mercedes-Benz completes 25 years of production in India
German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday marked 25 years of producing vehicles in India where it has sold around 1.1 lakh locally made cars.
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