First new Actros rolls off the...

22 May 2019

At the Mercedes-Benz Wörth plant, the sapphire-blue Actros 1851 LS 4x2 was the first customer vehicle to roll off the production line.

Mercedes-Benz truck with camer...

16 May 2019

Mercedes-Benz has announced it will launch an advanced new truck in Australia next year.

No mirrors, no worries for Mer...

29 April 2019

Mercedes-Benz will present a revolutionary new truck with cameras instead of mirrors at the Brisbane Truck Show later this month.

Milestone in CKD Centre: 750,0...

27 April 2019

The 750,000th truck kit from the CKD Centre at the Mercedes-Benz Wörth plant was packed in a 40-foot sea container on 25 April for its journey overseas. Shortly it will be shipped ...

One hundred years of commercia...

05 March 2019

Daimler Trucks will be exhibiting twelve Mercedes-Benz trucks at the Retro Classics 2019. The vintage vehicle fair will take place from 7 to 10 March 2019 at the trade fair grounds...

Snoplog – snow clearing at ano...

13 February 2019

While here in New Zealand we’re more likely to encounter melting tar at this time of the year, spare a thought for those in the Northern Hemisphere who are battling deep snow on the roads.

Spectacular Airbus transport w...

14 January 2019

A spectacular heavy-haulage operation took place in Germany recently, with an Airbus A 320 being transported by a heavy-haulage Mercedes-Benz Actros SLT tractor unit. The operation...

Mercedes-Benz Gaggenau plant c...

13 November 2018

The Mercedes-Benz plant at Gaggenau has set another milestone in its long history, with the 5 millionth commercial vehicle transmission leaving the production line at Rastatt's Gag...

EDEKA in Germany starts on-roa...

24 October 2018

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has delivered a fully electric eActros for on-road testing to EDEKA. The German retail association will be testing a 25-tonne truck with refrigerated body for ...

Young truckers take the wheel in Germany

17 October 2018

Mercedes-Benz is doing something about the shortage of professional drivers with the BEST-BKF (best professional drivers) competition. Aimed at getting young drivers on the start l...