Mercedes-Benz can brag that it made the world the first production car. A longtime innovator, a relentless pursuit of quality and engineering excellence.
Many consumers say that ownership Mercedes-Benz It is a sign that they have done it in their life. It is considered one of the most inspiring brands of major automakers, even luxury car buyers, who enjoy competing cars, according to industry survey firm AutoPacific.
But the automotive world is changing. Many governments and consumers are pushing for electric vehicles, and companies are accelerating the development of new modes of transport, including self-driving cars.
Certain new technologies, such as electric trains, are challenging the traditional strengths of Mercedes-Benz After all, one of the things that the three-pointed star is known for is superior engine technology.
Mercedes-Benz said some industry watchers were slower than others in adapting to electric power challenges, Mercedes-Benz said in early 2021it had plans. It will delay the introduction of the EQC electric utility vehicle in the United States for the foreseeable future, although the SUV is currently the most popular small car in the American market, the company said it still plans to launch an electric sedan.
Some analysts say German luxury brands and affiliates such as BMW and Audi also face challenges in the growing and critical Chinese market thanks to the upstart of electric systems such as Tesla and Chinese manufacturers like. In the past, three of the biggest German brands, Li Auto, have controlled 60 percent of the Chinese luxury market, but that share is falling as Tesla continues to open new stores in China, according to Piper Sandler.
Mercedes-Benz It has a rich legacy, fame, talent and experience in favor. But the auto industry is making big changes.