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20 Apr Daimler Trucks Research: Shining more light

Team of researchers at Daimler AG examines the effects of additional light on the mental state and performance of truck drivers in a series of "Daylight+" experiments Road trials and numerous tests were conducted in the Arctic Circle's winter darkness Firm conclusions based...

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20 Apr Emission-free delivery vehicles for the courier service

Strategic partnership to electrify the Hermes vehicle fleet 1500 electric vans for urban deliveries from Mercedes-Benz Vans Pilot project to start in early 2018 in Hamburg and Stuttgart Focus on economy, practicality and sustainability Significant reductions in exhaust and noise...

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27 Mar Shiraz Auto escorts Gold Medal Winners

Shiraz Auto had the privilege of escorting two Gold Medalists who competed at the Special Olympics: 2017 World Winter Games which was hosted in Austria.

The two athletes are Bianca Basson and Isaiah Moloi who won gold at the Winter Games in figure skating and speed skating...

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01 Mar Clint Morgan recieves Service Manager of the Year Award. 

Shiraz Auto is proud to announce that our Service Manager, Clint Morgan has been awarded the Service Manager of the Year for 2016 in the Independent Category.

At Shiraz Auto we are committed to training and empowering our staff to gain the skills and deliver quality service...

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23 Feb Customer trial for heavy-duty electric truck.

Excellent customer reaction to Urban eTruck with 25 t permissible GVW and range of up to 200 km Stefan Buchner, Head of Mercedes-Benz Trucks: "Following the world premiere in September 2016 at the International Commercial Vehicle Show the customer reaction was...

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07 Feb Closing Times for Stock Take. 

Dear Customers, 

Kindly be advised that Shiraz Auto Parts and Netstar Departments will be closed from Friday 10 February 2017 at 11:00 A.M till Monday 13 February 2017. 

Shiraz Auto New Car Sales Department, Certified Pre-Owned Department and Service Department...

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23 Nov Virtual Reality - the next steps with Mercedes-Benz SA

In a fast moving world, trends show the way and fashionable pieces are constantly at the top of every best and must buy list.  As an innovative and forward thinking brand, Mercedes-Benz South Africa recently embarked on a series of exciting and progressive digital projects in the...

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26 Oct Mercedes-Benz Concept X-Class

STOCKHOLM - With the Concept X-CLASS, Mercedes-Benz Vans gives a concrete outlook on its new pickup, the X-Class, in Stockholm. The first premium pickup will combine the best of two worlds. This is demonstrated impressively by Mercedes-Benz with two design variants of the...

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13 Oct Mercedes-Benz Cars receives ten awards.

Stuttgart/Paris.  At the renowned design competition, the "Automobile Brand Contest", Mercedes-Benz Cars received a total of ten awards, including the top award twice. Ola Källenius, member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for Mercedes-Benz Sales &...

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28 Sep Daimler Trucks at the IAA 2016 : networked, efficiency.

HANNOVER - At this year's IAA International Commercial Vehicle Show, (22 to 29 September 2016) the focus is on the megatrends of the future: digitalisation and e-mobility. The key to the sustainable and efficient logistics of the future is called connectivity. Logistics rely on a...

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28 Sep Mercedes-Benz Vans at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016.

ANNOVER - With the Vision Van Mercedes-Benz Vans shows a revolutionary van study for the urban environment at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016. As an integrated system, the vehicle incorporates a number of innovative technologies for last-mile delivery operations and thus sets the...

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16 Sep Mercedes-Benz Trucks displays innovative solution's at AAD

This event will be taking place from 14 September until 18 September at the Air Force Base in Waterkloof, Centurion.

“As an international innovator in the automotive industry, we are at the forefront of any and all developments in the military segment, and this foresight...

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25 Aug Mercedes-Benz Stars at the Festival of Motoring

Kyalami, Midrand – Following the recent onslaught of new model introductions by luxury motor manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, and its sports car and high-performance brand Mercedes-AMG, the brand will be showcasing and demonstrating a number of its fascinating...

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28 Jun MBSA supports Grant Lottering’s Im’Possible Tour III

Mercedes-Benz South Africa and its Dealer Partners support Laureus Ambassador Grant Lottering’s mission to raise funds in aide of the Laureus Foundation South Africa by donating R1 million.


Mercedes-Benz South Africa is title vehicle sponsor for Grant Lottering’s...

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12 May
FleetBoard Drivers' League 2015

Marshall Hendricks from Imperial Fast ‘N Fresh tops the worldwide FleetBoard Drivers’ League.

Local top three drivers awarded with trips to Germany.

 Growing number of participants: 19 438 drivers from 359 companies in 18 countries.

Driver performance analysis...

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22 Apr The new C-Class Coupé - Seduction of the heart and mind

Athletic and sporty, the vivid, sensuous design of the new Coupé cuts a fine figure on the road and embodies modern luxury. At the same time, its interior elevates beauty and style to a sporty level. A dynamically configured chassis, with optional air suspension, forms the basis for a...

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14 Jul The new Mercedes-AMG GT

The first Mercedes was a racing car and its most recent successor carries this heritage forward: with the new Mercedes-AMG GT, the Mercedes-AMG sports car brand is moving into a new, top-class sports car segment for the company. The GT is the second sports car developed entirely...

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28 May Mercedes-Benz journey moves from one to one million.

Markus Schäfer, Member of the Divisional Board Mercedes-Benz Cars, Production and Supply Chain Management: “South Africa is an important location in our global C-Class production network. One million Mercedes‑Benz passenger cars made at the East London plant illustrate the remarkable...

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30 Jan The high-end coupé

Stylistically self-assured presence, exclusive appointments and refined sportiness – the new S-Class Coupé from Mercedes-Benz combines the classic proportions of a large, sporty coupé with modern luxury and pioneering technology. As a world première, the breath-taking two-door coupé can...

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29 Jan The pioneer in better shape than ever

In terms of both design and technology, the second generation of the B-Class car has heralded a new compact class era at Mercedes-Benz. Now the best-seller from Mercedes-Benz has undergone a major facelift including exterior and interior enhancements along with attractive, redefined...

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