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Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 125 years with sculpture, battery patent

by Jeff Glucker (RSS feed) on Jan 31st, 2011 at 6:59PM

Daimler celebrates 125 years since Carl Benz's Patent-MotorWagen – Click above for high-res image gallery Back on January 29th of 1886, Karl Benz filed the patent for his "vehicle with gas-engine drive." It's an important date in the history of the automobile, and Daimler is looking back at that special day that occurred 125 years ago and also using the anniversary of that day to look towards the future. Daimler is embarking on a world tour to show off its Mercedes-Benz vehicles powered by fuel-cells. Over the course of 125 days, B-Class vehicles fitted with fuel cells will be... Read More

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