Mercedes-Benz maintains position as world’s biggest luxury automaker, to produce more SUVs

Mercedes-Benz maintains position as world’s biggest luxury automaker, to produce more SUVs

Mercedes-Benz will respond to growing demand for SUVs by expanding its lineup with more models, most likely in the fast-growing compact segment.  According to bloormberg, SUVs paced an almost 10 percent jump in total sales last year, expanding the brand’s...
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Mercedes-Benz Citan Debuts in Nigeria

Mercedes-Benz Citan Debuts in Nigeria

Mercedes-Benz Citan Tourer and Panel recently arrived in Nigeria courtesy Weststar Associates Limited.  The Citan, first addition to Mercedes-Benz Vans product portfolio for the Nigerian Market in the year 2018, “is an absolute all-rounder – powerful ...
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Mercedes-Benz sales hit 2.3m in 2017, to launch over a dozen new models in 2018

Mercedes-Benz sales hit 2.3m in 2017, to launch over a dozen new models in 2018

Mercedes-Benz  in 2017 achieved its most successful year of all time.The foremost auto firm recorded  a grand total of 2,289,344 vehicles worldwide, a 9.9 percent increase compared to the previous year.  The all-time best yearly unit sales were driven by...
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New Mercedes-Benz G-Class to debut this month

New Mercedes-Benz G-Class to debut this month

Mercedes will host world premiere of G-Class W464 this in January 2018 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.   Also, the company will begin to accept orders for the next generation and will have it at dealers...
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Mercedes-Benz hits 2.1m sales mark

Mercedes-Benz hits 2.1m sales mark

This November, Mercedes-Benz delivered 195,698 vehicles to its customers, thus achieving the 57th record month in succession with a 7.2% increase.  This adds up to a sale of 2,095,810 units since the beginning of the year 2017. This represents not...
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Weststar terminates distributorship of Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat

Weststar terminates distributorship of Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat

As part of measures to consolidate and expand the Mercedes-Benz business in Nigeria, Weststar Associates Limited and FCA have resolved to “mutually terminate its distributorship agreement”.   Under the arrangement, with effect from Monday, 5th December 20...
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Mercedes-Benz Pick-Up to debut in 2018, may cost $45,000

Mercedes-Benz Pick-Up to debut in 2018, may cost $45,000

Mercedes-Benz first pick-up is to debut in April 2018. Already, more than 7,000 buyers have registered their interest online for the new Mercedes pick-up.   According to agency report, the rise in demand comes as the Toyota Hilux is on...
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Weststar Associates delivers 55 Mercedes-Benz trucks to Total Nigeria

Weststar Associates delivers 55 Mercedes-Benz trucks to Total Nigeria

Weststar Associates, representatives of Mercedes-Benz in Nigeria has successfully delivered 55 units of Mercedes-Benz Actros 3340S Trucks to Total Nigeria Plc in Lagos.  Managing Director of Weststar Associates, Mr Mirko Plath, who described the transaction a...
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Mercedes-Benz records 1.3m sales, begins Q3 with double-digit growth

Mercedes-Benz records 1.3m sales, begins Q3 with double-digit growth

Renowned automobile firm, Mercedes-Benz has sustained its successful streak of double-digit growth since the beginning of the year.    Already, the firm has commenced the third quarter with a new sales record of 181,791 vehicles sold in July. This now...
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Weststar unveils all-new Mercedes-Benz Accelo

Weststar unveils all-new Mercedes-Benz Accelo

Weststar Associates Limited, Authorized General Distributors of Mercedes-Benz commercial and passenger vehicles in Nigeria has unveiled new medium duty truck for city and short distance operations. According to the company, the all-new Accelo 915C is the first...
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Weststar unveils four new Mercedes-Benz models

Weststar unveils four new Mercedes-Benz models

Mercedes-Benz, represented in Nigeria by Weststar Associates has consolidated its leadership position in the luxury segment with four new models. Highly respected in Nigeria because of its decades of resilience and first class after sales support, the new prod...
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