Mercedes-Benz offer new connectivity service for car fleets

Mercedes-Benz Connectivity Services GmbH is extending its “connected business” offering to now include a “Driver Messaging” service. Mercedes-Benz has launched this service to cater to the needs of fleet managers in a world where future mobility solutions are heavily invested in connected vehicles. The “Driver Messaging” allows fleet managers and drivers to communicate securely and […]

Hydrogen Council gains momentum

The Hydrogen Council was established earlier in January this year by thirteen leading energy, transport and industry companies with the common vision of a hydrogen fuelled future. Since its launch, the council has grown and welcomes 11 new members this month. The new members are all leading international energy, automotive, science & technology and oil […]

Daimler acquires stake in BJEV

Daimler has acquired a 3.93% stake in Beijing Electric Vehicle Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of BAIC Group. This acquisition extends Daimler’s and BAIC Group’s strategic cooperation in the New Energy Vehicle sector. Likewise, this closer collaboration allows the automotive manufacturer to further its understanding of the Chinese consumers’ needs, particularly when it comes to New […]

Helicopter commuting services launch in Mexico City

Airbus Helicopters subsidiary, Vroom, has launched an on-demand helicopter booking platform. After São Paulo in Brazil, Mexico City is now the second city of offer helicopter commuting services. Mexico City was an obvious choice for Vroom as the city has substantial helicopter infrastructure in place and dedicated air traffic control for helicopters. This allows for […]

BMW Group reduce emissions in Europe again

The BMW Group has released figures which demonstrate that the company has reduced CO2 emissions from its new car fleet in Europe again. In 2016, the BMW Group had cut emissions down to 124g/km and this year emissions are down a further 2 grams at 122 grams/kilometre. The BMW Group has been committed to reducing […]