Author Archives: Laura Hartmann

A cult van with a unique value: The BRABUS MB 100.

The BRABUS MB 100 drives through a lush green landscape

Only about a hundred BRABUS MB 100s are said to be available. MYVAN found one of them.

Only about a hundred BRABUS MB 100s are said to be available. MYVAN found one of them.

Two students and an oldtimer fire department bus.

Leon driving the van

Lina got passed on an old Mercedes-Benz fire department bus by her parents. Together with her boyfriend Leon, the 22-year old student converted the van appropriately to their needs. Since then, they’ve been on the go whenever possible.

Lina got passed on an old Mercedes-Benz fire department bus by her parents. Together with her boyfriend Leon, the 22-year old student converted the van appropriately to their needs. Since then, they’ve been on the go whenever possible.

Fire and Flame: Dishes from the BBQ in the Mercedes-Benz 508 D.

Fresh from the charcoal barbecue is the motto of Murray May's British food truck: Ewan 'Murray' and Thecla 'May' converted a Mercedes-Benz 508 D for their dream – almost completely on their own.

Fresh from the charcoal barbecue is the motto of Murray May’s British food truck: Ewan ‘Murray’ and Thecla ‘May’ converted a Mercedes-Benz 508 D for their dream – almost completely on their own.

HELDTH X MYVAN: Spirit of Dublin – Here comes Alex.

Alex Chasko standing in his distillery with two reporters

Alex Chasko is a go-getter and he has put his heart and soul into the Teeling Whiskey Company - a young, yet tradition-orientated distillery in the heart of Dublin. A brand with extraordinary character in every respect.

Alex Chasko is a go-getter and he has put his heart and soul into the Teeling Whiskey Company – a young, yet tradition-orientated distillery in the heart of Dublin. A brand with extraordinary character in every respect.

Van with electric drive: The new eVito.

A Mercedes-Benz eVito driving over a bridge

The stage is set for the eVito: Mercedes-Benz Vans is expanding its model range with an electric-powered van. The midsize van will be available from the second half of 2018, with further model series' to follow from 2019.

The stage is set for the eVito: Mercedes-Benz Vans is expanding its model range with an electric-powered van. The midsize van will be available from the second half of 2018, with further model series’ to follow from 2019.

Volocopter flights into the “third dimension” of urban mobility.

The Volocopter with the Benz Patent Motor Car

The Volocopter, a drone with 18 rotors, is intended to solve the mobility problems of large cities resulting from progressive urbanization.

The Volocopter, a drone with 18 rotors, is intended to solve the mobility problems of large cities resulting from progressive urbanization.

Innovative furniture design – inspired by skateboarding.

Florian screws a stool together

Passion, craftsmanship and a sense of sustainability: In his workshop in Stuttgart Florian Bürkle uses old skateboards to build stools, coffee tables and benches with a story.

Passion, craftsmanship and a sense of sustainability: In his workshop in Stuttgart Florian Bürkle uses old skateboards to build stools, coffee tables and benches with a story.

A 407 D called Wolfgang.

The Wolfgang 407 D by the water at dusk

Cult, reliable and robust: This is how Nico Groschke describes his 407 D with the endearing name of "Wolfgang." Nico's goal is to spend as much time as possible with Wolfgang all around the world.

Cult, reliable and robust: This is how Nico Groschke describes his 407 D with the endearing name of “Wolfgang.” Nico’s goal is to spend as much time as possible with Wolfgang all around the world.

Take off with the Hoverbike.

A person flying on a Hoverbike

A flying motorcycle in the skies of Dubai? This could soon become reality. The Hoverbike, a motorcycle with propellers instead of wheels, makes it possible - and at the same time shows what the mobility of the future could look like.

A flying motorcycle in the skies of Dubai? This could soon become reality. The Hoverbike, a motorcycle with propellers instead of wheels, makes it possible – and at the same time shows what the mobility of the future could look like.

SkySails uses wind energy to power cargo ships.

A cargo ship is supported by SkySails

A towing kite for the future: SkySails uses the energy of the skies to its advantage and ensures a potential breakthrough with up to 35% less fuel consumption on cargo ships.

A towing kite for the future: SkySails uses the energy of the skies to its advantage and ensures a potential breakthrough with up to 35% less fuel consumption on cargo ships.