Mercedes-Benz Sprinter News

  • Mercedes-Benz eSprinter electric delivery van in Germany

    Only last month, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche revealed in an interview with Polish newspaper Rzeczpospolita that the company's 2014 divestiture of a stake in Tesla didn't exclude the possibility of a future cooperation between the two firms. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has since given similar comments, revealing via Twitter on Monday that a partnership involving the new Mercedes-Benz eSprinter was worth further investigation. “Maybe interesting to work with Daimler/Mercedes on an electric Sprinter,” Musk said. “That’s a great van. We will inquire.” Maybe interesting to...

  • 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
    2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

    Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday revealed a redesigned Sprinter van and confirmed it for sale later this year, as a 2019 model. The design has trodden down a high-tech path, which Mercedes says will lead to simpler fleet controlling and optimized communications between fleet manager and driver. Key to this...

  • Sprinter Innovation
    Order up: New Mercedes Sprinter coming soon with a side of telematics

    The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is a familiar sight here in the U.S. but the rest of the world would be lost without it. The proof is in the numbers: since introducing it in 1995, Mercedes-Benz has sold more than 3.3 million. In the first nine months of 2017 it sold 142,000—and that’s at the...

  • Teaser for next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van
    First details on next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

    The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been a long-time favorite for commercial fleets around the world, and the United States has been the number two market behind Germany for parent automaker, Daimler. Ahead of its launch next year, Mercedes-Benz today took to the North American Commercial Vehicle Show...

  • 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz’s Sprinter is about to undergo a redesign. The large van last received an update for 2014 but we’ll be seeing a complete overhaul this time around. Our spy shots show a test mule for the redesigned Sprinter. The tester features the body of the current generation but the...

  • Mercedes-Benz Vision Van concept
    Mercedes previews next-gen Sprinter with Vision Van concept

    Mercedes-Benz today unveiled a futuristic van concept powered by an electric drive system. No, this isn’t the concept Mercedes is bringing to the 2016 Paris auto show to preview its much-hyped Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] rival. Rather, it’s a preview of the automaker’s plans for its...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Worker

    Many automakers are focusing on electric cars, but what about an electric van? Mercedes-Benz is reportedly considering an electric version of its next-generation Sprinter. The electric Sprinter could arrive by the end of the decade, coinciding with the arrival of the next-gen van, according to Trucks.com. If approved for production, it would join a handful of electric vans already on sale—mainly outside the United States—and prove that Mercedes is serious about electric commercial vehicles. Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk only last week also hinted at an electric van, so...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Worker
    Mercedes Brings Down Sprinter Van Price With Worker Model

    If you need a seriously big van for your business, Mercedes-Benz has an excellent option in the form of the Sprinter. But with a starting price up around $37,490, it’s a costly option, perhaps one too costly for those businesses just starting out. Mercedes brought out a more affordable option...

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    Mercedes To Build Next-Gen Sprinter Van At New South Carolina Plant

    Hot on the heels of last week’s confirmation of Mercedes-Benz’s V-Class-based Metris mid-size van for the U.S. market, the German automaker has now announced that the next generation of its full-size Sprinter van will be built at a new plant located in Charleston, South Carolina. The...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
    2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Gets Nip, Tuck, And New 4-Cylinder Heart

    The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van is the diesel-powered workhorse of many a commercial operation located around the planet. It's a vehicle with serious capability, a truly wonderful and efficient engine, and a level of safety that far exceeds what the rest of the commercial van market employs. Now...

  • Brilliant Transportation's Sprinter-based Brilliant Van
    Mercedes Sprinter vans turned into luxury limo service

    If you've been ferried from an airport to a high-end hotel in the last few years, chances are good that you've ridden in a tricked-out Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van. Brilliant Transportation has taken that idea to the next level, building a fleet of "Brilliant Vans" and mini-buses to offer a high-end...

  • Rihanna [via TheSuperficial]
    Rihanna cuts a rug in the back of a Mercedes Sprinter

    We understand that this isn't Rihanna's personal ride, so please do cut us some slack. What we don't understand is what's happening in this shot. But naturally, we have a few ideas: 1. Rihanna could simply be changing her outfit. In front of every celeb photographer in the western world. 2. Rihanna...

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