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Mercedes puts electric van program into 'hibernation'

Mercedes-Benz had said its all-electric Vito E-Cell cargo van had sufficient juice to keep the model as a viable transportation option, but the same apparently can't be said for Germans' appetite for the vehicle.

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Mercedes A-Class going electric with Tesla's help; for real this time?

Reports of Mercedes-Benz and Tesla building an electric A-Class together are nothing Sebastian Blanco

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The future of AMG includes electrification, begins with all-electric SLS E-Cell

With alternative powertrains staking a larger claim in the mainstream, it's simply a matter of time before automakers begin adapting the technology for performance applications. The in-house tuning division of Mercedes-Benz won't be left behind, and we'll see the first all-electric AMG product by the end of next year.

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The future of AMG includes electrification, starts with all-electric SLS E-Cell

With alternative powertrains staking a larger claim in the mainstream, it's simply a matter of time before automakers begin adapting the technology for performance applications. The in-house tuning division of Mercedes-Benz won't be left behind, and we'll see the first all-electric AMG product by the end of next year.

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Mercedes exec confirms even harder-core SLS AMG Black Series

If the standard Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG is too subdued for you, AMG reportedly has a fix in the works. Mercedes execs recently confirmed to Motor Trend that a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series will soon be a reality. We like this. We like this a lot.

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Mercedes-Benz shows off SLS AMG E-Cell's carbon fiber spine

We'd thought we were aware of all the details that make up the extraordinary SLS AMG E-Cell, but when Mercedes-Benz revealed the E-Cell's unique aluminum body shell hanging from the ceiling at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, a bit of never-before-seen black stood out.

European Automakers Reluctantly Embrace Electric Cars

European automakers are warming up to the idea that the future involves a lot of battery-powered cars, whether they like it or not.

Europcar to offer Mercedes-Benz Vito E-Cell electric van rentals

Mercedes-Benz and Europcar, a Paris-based automotive rental company owned by French investment firm Eurazeo, have teamed up to offer commercial electric van rentals to customers on a trial basis in Hamburg, Germany and Paris by the end of 2011. The deal calls for M-B to supply Europcar with a "double-digit number" of Vito E-Cell electric vans. M-B sa

Detroit 2011: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell is the color of electric hotness

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell – Click above for high-res image gallery

Detroit 2011: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell is the color of electric hotness

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell – Click above for high-res image gallery

Daimler Trucks unveils battery-powered Fuso Canter E-Cell

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Corporation (MFTBC), partially owned by Daimler Trucks, is unveiling its Fuso Canter E-Cell, a battery-powered, commercial-duty concept truck at IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover this week. The Canter E-Cell boasts a 75-mile range and Daimler believes that the "zero-emissions" vehicle is ideally sui

Pics Aplenty: Mercedes-Benz BlueZERO E-CELL PLUS

Mercedes-Benz concept BlueZero Plus - Click above for high-res image gallery

Mercedes opens the floodgates on the Concept BlueZERO trio

Click above for a gallery of the Mercedes-Benz Concept BlueZero E-Cell