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    Report: Mercedes puts electric van program into 'hibernation'

    Mercedes-Benz had said its all-electric Vito E-Cell cargo van had sufficient juice to keep the model as a viable transportation option, but the same apparently can't be said for Germans' appetite for the vehicle. The Daimler division is putting future sales of the E-Cell on hold because of lack ...

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    Official: Mercedes debuts battery-electric 'Crewbus,' Sprinter EV prototype

    Mercedes-Benz will start selling a passenger version of its Vito E-CELL utility vehicles in Europe after unveiling a battery-electric Sprinter van at the International Motor Show in Hanover, Germany.
    The Vito E-CELL Crewbus, which the Daimler AG division calls the world's first seven-seat ...

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    Report: Mercedes A-Class going electric with Tesla's help; for real this time?

    Reports of Mercedes-Benz and Tesla building an electric A-Class together are nothing new. In fact, a fleet of 500 A-Class-based E-Cells was built for Europe. Most recently, a Tesla earnings report revealed that Tesla was still working on an all-electric powertrain for an unnamed EV for Daimler, ...

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    Confirmed: The future of AMG includes electrification, begins with all-electric SLS E-Cell

    With alternative powertrains staking a larger claim in the mainstream, it's simply a matter of time before automakers begin adapting the technology for performance applications. The in-house tuning division of Mercedes-Benz won't be left behind, and we'll see the first all-electric AMG product by ...

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    Frankfurt: Mercedes-Benz shows off SLS AMG E-Cell's carbon fiber spine

    We'd thought we were aware of all the details that make up the extraordinary SLS AMG E-Cell, but when Mercedes-Benz revealed the E-Cell's unique aluminum body shell hanging from the ceiling at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, a bit of never-before-seen black stood out. According to M-B, that piece ...

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    Europcar to offer Mercedes-Benz Vito E-Cell electric van rentals

    Mercedes-Benz and Europcar, a Paris-based automotive rental company owned by French investment firm Eurazeo, have teamed up to offer commercial electric van rentals to customers on a trial basis in Hamburg, Germany and Paris by the end of 2011. The deal calls for M-B to supply Europcar with a ...

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    Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell gets its lithium-ion power from SK Innovations

    Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell prototype – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The matte yellow Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell, which was unveiled at this year's Detroit Auto Show, drew heaps of attention. Aside from its eye-catching paint, the SLS AMG E-Cell's 525 horsepower and ...

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    Detroit 2011: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell is the color of electric hotness

    Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mercedes-Benz brought along a fleet of green-leaning vehicles to this year's Detroit Auto Show. While the German automaker displayed its hydrogen B-Class F-Cell alongside a flotilla of BlueTec diesels, the SLS AMG E-Cell ...

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    Daimler Trucks unveils battery-powered Fuso Canter E-Cell

    Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Corporation (MFTBC), partially owned by Daimler Trucks, is unveiling its Fuso Canter E-Cell, a battery-powered, commercial-duty concept truck at IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover this week. The Canter E-Cell boasts a 75-mile range and Daimler believes that the ...

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    Pics Aplenty: Mercedes-Benz BlueZERO E-CELL PLUS

    Mercedes-Benz concept BlueZero Plus - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We first learned about the E-Cell Plus variant of the Mercedes-Benz Concept BlueZero when the concept line was unveiled in Detroit earlier this year. At the time, Mercedes explained that the range-extended E-Cell Plus ...

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    Mercedes opens the floodgates on the Concept BlueZERO trio

    Click above for a gallery of the Mercedes-Benz Concept BlueZero E-Cell
    As previously announced, Mercedes-Benz will be bringing a trio of green concepts to the Detroit Auto Show in January. Perhaps the most production-feasible of the three is the plain electric BlueZero E-CELL, which features a ...


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