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Mercedes-Benz Type 220 b (W 111), 1959-1965

August 1959: Mercedes-Benz introduces the safety body

Daimler-Benz AG first presented the new six-cylinder Mercedes-Benz 220, 220 S and 220 SE models in the fashionable fintail design at a press event on 11 August 1959. These were the first production passenger cars to feature safety bodies – having both a passenger cell with maximum stability (“rigid passenger compartment”) and front and rear crumple zones. […]

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupé (C 205) 2015

Daimler boosts package of diesel measures for improved air quality

Voluntary service measures reduce NOx load by an average of 25 to 30 percent for Mercedes-Benz Euro 5 and 6 vehicles Measure covers about one-million vehicles in Germany Environmental bonus for Euro 4 vehicles Daimler participates in mobility fund Berlin/Stuttgart. On the occasion of today’s summit meeting of government and automotive industry officials in Berlin, […]

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