Author Archives: Laura Hartmann

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.

Up and away – The perfect road trip preparation.

A white Sprinter on a meadow

We love van life! That is why we take you with us on a journey. But first, you and your camper van have to be properly prepared for the next road trip. These are our tips!

We love van life! That is why we take you with us on a journey. But first, you and your camper van have to be properly prepared for the next road trip. These are our tips!

Short vacation, road trip or vanlife: which van is the right one?

The camper van manufacturer Hymer trusts in the Sprinter as the basis

Whether a short trip, vacation or vanlife, whether Hymer, Sprinter, Marco Polo, Vito or Citan – The Mercedes-Benz cosmos offers the right van for every need and type of traveler. But which one is the right one?

Whether a short trip, vacation or vanlife, whether Hymer, Sprinter, Marco Polo, Vito or Citan – The Mercedes-Benz cosmos offers the right van for every need and type of traveler. But which one is the right one?

The audio companion for every journey: the car radio.

A smiling man sits behind the wheel of a van

From 15 kg devices to intelligently networked infotainment systems: The development of the car radio is both exciting and entertaining - A retrospective.

From 15 kg devices to intelligently networked infotainment systems: The development of the car radio is both exciting and entertaining – A retrospective.

With the 207 D on the search for real stories.

A yellow van parked in a mountainous landscape

The team of "Stories from Reality" travels through Europe with their Mercedes-Benz 207 D to film portraits of people they meet on the road.

The team of “Stories from Reality” travels through Europe with their Mercedes-Benz 207 D to film portraits of people they meet on the road.

Following in the footsteps of the Mount Everest adventurers with the Sprinter.

The Sprinter from Superfeet in front of mountains

The Sprinter proves why it is the perfect companion in the wilderness and on long journeys as it travels throughout America, loaded with kayaks and books.

The Sprinter proves why it is the perfect companion in the wilderness and on long journeys as it travels throughout America, loaded with kayaks and books.

The most spectacular Mercedes-Benz all-terrain vehicles.

A Unimog on a slope surrounded by wild countryside

No obstacles, no limits: all-terrain vehicles like the Sprinter 4x4, the Vito 4x4 and the Unimog are reliable companions off the road.

No obstacles, no limits: all-terrain vehicles like the Sprinter 4×4, the Vito 4×4 and the Unimog are reliable companions off the road.

Across England with Quirky Campers.

A wooden paneled camper van from Quirky Campers

Anyone who has dreamed of a trip in a custom made camper van has come to the right place with Quirky Campers. How Lindsay and David Berresford’s business model conquered England. We’ll try and explain.

Anyone who has dreamed of a trip in a custom made camper van has come to the right place with Quirky Campers. How Lindsay and David Berresford’s business model conquered England. We’ll try and explain.

They can make it everywhere: the Sprinter and Vito of Diamanten AB.

Two cars from the fleet in sundown

Diamanten Håltagning AB is specialized in complex borehole drilling. The company motto is: no wall is impossible. The firm currently has 19 Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

Diamanten Håltagning AB is specialized in complex borehole drilling. The company motto is: no wall is impossible. The firm currently has 19 Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

yeply — A two-wheeler dealer on four wheels.

Antti and Tommi, the founders of YEPLY

Many people have a bike at home but are too busy to keep it in shape. This is what Antti and Tommi from yeply have found out. Therefore, they take the Sprinter directly to their customers’ homes – and repair their bikes on the spot.

Many people have a bike at home but are too busy to keep it in shape. This is what Antti and Tommi from yeply have found out. Therefore, they take the Sprinter directly to their customers’ homes – and repair their bikes on the spot.