Mercedes-Benz provided a sneak peak of its plans for the 2019 Sprinter van, positioning the new vehicle as a digital platform that will enhance the commercial movement of goods and people.
Daimler Vans will replace the Takata airbags in more than 43,000 Freightliner and Dodge Sprinters made between 2007 and 2009.
Photographers caught Daimler AG testing its next Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van with a new look, modernized interior and – curiously – paddle shifters.
Conversion companies are catering to high-income clients looking to transform their Sprinters from work vans into luxurious custom cruisers.
Daimler Vans USA is recalling nearly 1,260 2016 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles over a tire pressure mislabeling problem that could result in improper inflation, increasing the risk of a crash.
The growing interest in large vans among consumers and businesses is a global trend that has the segment in U.S. outpacing sales of light trucks.
Courier service Hermes will start using the emission-free Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Vito vans with electric drive in its daily operations in early 2018 as part of a pilot program in Hamburg and Stuttgart, Germany.
Daimler Vans USA is recalling over 15,300 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner vehicles because the airbag control unit could be damaged during a crash, leading to a malfunction of the system.
Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz unit starts construction on a factory to build Sprinter vans for the North American market.