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Daimler CEO Zetsche: EQC first representative of new era for Mercedes-Benz, to contribute to China sales momentum

Key specs for the EQC 400* CO2 Emissions 0 g/km Electricity consumption (NEDC) 22.2 kWh/100 km Range 450 km (NEDC); 400 km (WLTP) Electric Drive Front & Rearl Asynchronous Motors, All Wheel Drive Max Power 300 kW (408 hp) Max Torque 765 Nm Top Speed 180 km/h 0-100 km/h Acceleration Time 5.1 s Cd 0.28 Battery Type Lithium-Ion Battery Capacity (NEDC) 80 kWh Battery Weight 650 kg LengthxWidth (with Mirrors)xHeight 4,761x1,884 (2,096)x1,624 mm Wheelbase 2,873 mm Tread (Front/Rear) 1,625/1,615 mm Trunk Capacity 500 L Curb

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Daimler CEO Zetsche: It’s important to become a local autonomous driving provider

HONG KONG – Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz unit is already a highly localized brand in China, with about 70 percent of its sales in the country coming from local production. Now the leading premium brand in China is beefing up its localization efforts on another turf: autonomous driving. “China is by far the most

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Mercedes-Benz brings products that fit China, and brings China into its products

A-Class L Sedan BEIJING – Among 3 global premieres and 14 China premieres at the Mercedes-Benz stand at Auto China 2018, the A-Class L Sedan was still special. The April 24th world premiere of the A-Class L Sedan ushered in a new era for the compact premium segment. It is the first

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Heard at Auto China 2018: CEOs of global automakers reiterate China commitment

BEIJING – CEOs of global automakers were on hand to introduce global and China debuts of their latest concepts and production vehicles at the start of Auto China 2018 on April 25. Here’s a recap of their key messages: Dr. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management and CEO, Volkswagen

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With EQC local production planned by 2020, China a major focus of Daimler’s electric push

Nicholas Speeks (L) with Hubertus Troska in front of the Concept EQA FRANKFURT – Less than a year after Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz unit unveiled its EQ dedicated electric nameplate at the Paris Motor Show, the world’s leading luxury brand is speeding up its electrification push with a key announcement at the Frankfurt Motor Show:

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Mercedes-Benz premieres the New S-Class and Concept A Sedan while maintaining a humble and focused approach to the Chinese market

SHANGHAI – A year after its masterful adaptation of the popular Chinese song In the Field of Hope to usher in the All New E-Class Long-Wheelbase, Mercedes-Benz took its China localization strategy up another notch at the world premiere of the New S-Class here on April 18, likening the flagship

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Daimler CEO Zetsche: EQ brand to enter China on a locally-produced basis

Dr. Dieter Zetsche stands next to the Generation EQ Concept at the start of Paris Motor Show on September 29. PARIS – The new EQ brand dedicated to electric mobility that Mercedes-Benz launched at this year’s Paris Motor Show will eventually make its way into China on a locally-produced basis, according

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