If proof were needed that good service produces repeat business then Benton Brothers’ purchase of 27 Actros MegaSpace tractor units is it.
The Civilian Protection Authority in Luxembourg has started using a Unimog U20 to support the firefighting operations of the Unimog U5000 which went into service in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in 2010.
In their own workshops the Neuenkirchen-Vörde company have created a custom Mercedes-Benz Actros 8×8 with a platform for transporting long goods.
If you use Mercedes’ FleetBoard then you’ll want to know that you can now enter this year’s FleetBoard Drivers’ League. According to the company ‘thousands of Mercedes-Benz truck drivers from around the world will demonstrate their preventative and environmentally conscious driving skills in their daily work with FleetBoard’. Registration for Mercedes FleetBoard Drivers League is [...]
It’s 60 years since the first Unimog (Tachoblog’s all-time favourite 4×4) rolled off the production line at the plant in Gaggenau and Mercedes-Benz is holding a big anniversary celebration to mark the occasion.
Call that a camper van mate? Take a Mercedes-Benz Zetros, kit it out to perfection and THIS is what Tachoblog calls a camper van! Mongolians love their freedom – and obviously what makes a great camper van too - and greatly enjoy excursions into the varied natural surroundings of their high-altitude homeland. Whereas only the [...]
Those of you that have followed Tachoblog for a while will know that we love (almost) all things Indian. Therefore, we’re delighted to bring you the news that Mercedes-Benz’s parent company Daimler has unveiled a new brand of trucks for the Indian market under the brandname of BharatBenz.
iPhone / iPad Apps are all the rage at the moment. You might remember that Volvo have two that we’ve mentioned in the past – links below – but now the Mercedes-Benz Zetros (‘the versatile off-road truck for the most diverse applications’) has got one too.
As far as Mercedes is concerned, their Gaggenau plant is the ‘Cradle of the Diesel Truck’. Next year it celebrates its centenary so Tachoblog thought we’d bring you this condensed history of the plant with some wonderful pictures of the trucks it’s built over the years too.
Somewhat inevitably, someone had to release a truck / van themed Christmas game and it’s Mercedes-Benz that have done it.