Mercedes joins Thai electric vehicle program

Mercedes joins Thai electric vehicle program

German luxury car maker Mercedes Benz said last week it will apply for Thai government incentives to produce fully electric vehicles in the Kingdom with the first models rolling off production lines this year, as Mazda said it will invest in producing hybrid electric cars in the Kingdom, and Toyota said its first hybrids assembled at its Thai factory will hit the market this year. “Mercedes-Benz is talking with government agencies and expects to finalize its plan very soon,” said Michael Grewe, president and chief executive of Mercedes-Benz Thailand. Manufacturing electric vehicles (EV) and promoting advanced automotive technologies are […]