Mercedes-Benz is a company that dates back to 1886 when Karl Benz got a patent for a 3-wheeled motorcar. From these humble beginnings its cars can now be seen on roads throughout the entire world.
Buying and leasing Mercedes cars has never been more popular. Here is a more in depth look into the history and evolution of this well known company.
Look at the infographic below to find out how Mercedes-Benz produced the world’s first production diesel car in the 1930s, designed the ultimate luxury car in the 1960s, was the first to launch a car with ABS and electronic stability control in the 1970s, and built new models featuring airbags for the first time in the 1980s before going on to once again dominate motor racing in the 21st century. Infographic provided by City Vehicle Leasing.