What are the Mercedes-Benz Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ, Mercedes-Benz News, Powertrain, Technology on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:03 pm
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Mercedes-Benz Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility Explained

Through looking to the future of the automotive industry, Mercedes-Benz is crafting its CASE for moving forward. We capitalized CASE because it is the acronym for the Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility Mercedes-Benz is using to shape the future of its models and the industry as a whole. CASE stands for Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electric. But what exactly does that mean for you? What will it mean for future Mercedes-Benz Models? Well, let’s take a closer look and see what we can find out.

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Looking to the Future with CASE

2017 Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ front interior_oThe Connected aspect of the Mercedes-Benz Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility may see obvious, but the company is taking it further than you may expect. The increased connectivity features being developed all entail the digital Mercedes me brand. These services will be available by app, website or straight from your Mercedes-Benz vehicle and will include features such as Community-Based Parking, which will help detect open parking spaces. The Autonomous aspect is Mercedes-Benz continuing to be at the forefront of improving autonomous driving, such as continued upgrades to the DRIVE PILOT system found in the new E-Class. Shared means Mercedes-Benz is working to expand car2go and other car-sharing services. Finally, Electric is Mercedes-Benz’s continued goal of electrifying all of its brand’s powertrains. The company plans to have over ten all-electric vehicles in its lineup by 2025. To help achieve this, Mercedes-Benz continues to invest in its global battery production network, with an emphasis on the production of high-quality, high-voltage batteries.

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