According to news released just hours ago from various sources, Mercedes-Benz is planning to develop a new line of sport utility vehicle in its Alabama plant and it will probably be revealed in 2015. Dieter Zetsche confirmed the company’s plan during the recent shareholders meeting held this week in Stuttgart, Germany. Previously Mercedes-Benz officials have been teasing about the new model that they are planning to roll out from the U.S. plant in 2015. Though they refused to say what it is until the Daimler CEO said it himself. Zetsche stated that the preparations for the new SUV are now underway. It will be created in Vance which is around… Continue Reading »
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The German car manufacturer announced that a fifth model will be produced in the Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant, the MLC SUV Coupe. The four other vehicles are the M-, GL-, R- and M- classes. The MLC SUV Coupe is expected to be a rival of the BMW X6. Last year, it was reported that an investment of $2 billion is being put in the Alabama plant. The expansion will create additional 400 jobs.