Post Tagged with: "Daimler"

Daimler looks at fast charging battery tech

Daimler’s truck division has invested in Israel’s StoreDot, a fast charging battery technology company, in the form of USD 60 million. The move is expected to help Daimler in its quest to build electric trucks. Electrification of trucks is of top priority at Daimler. With Daimler as strategic partner, StoreDot, whose worth is claimed to have gone up to USD[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 News
DICV crosses the 10,000 truck milestone in exports

DICV crosses the 10,000 truck milestone in exports

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) is celebrating an important milestone in its export business. In less than four years after it began exporting, the 10,000th export vehicle rolled onto a ship at Kamarajar Port, near Chennai. The milestone vehicle, a Mercedes-Benz 40-tonne heavy- duty tractor was for a customer in Indonesia. It is part of a batch of about 250 trucks,[Read More…]

by June 1, 2017 News

Daimler India advocates AC truck cabins

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) reiterated that it advocates AC systems in truck cabins be made mandatory. DICV sources are of the opinion that this will help to boost traffic safety, and prove to be far more beneficial towards the cause over a simple, blower-based system proposed by other truck makers. Erich Nesselhauf, MD and CEO, DICV, expressed that air-conditioned[Read More…]

by April 24, 2017 News
Charging ahead

Charging ahead

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles charges ahead with a mix of rising domestic sales and a strong exports drive. Story by: Anusha B It was in March 2012 that Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, unveiled its new range of trucks under the BharatBenz brand. The company held a special event spanning six-days at the Hyderabad[Read More…]

by March 29, 2017 INDUSTRY TALK