CC Outtake: Mercedes-Benz And Cummins Have Joined Forces

Mercedes-Benz Actros - Cummins Ireland

Well, Daimler Truck AG and Cummins Inc., actually. Initially, it’s about medium-duty truck (and bus) diesels, to be introduced in the foreseeable future. Those are the engines that are typically used in short distance trucks for transporting goods in and around urban areas. That’s the road transport segment that will be electrified first, one way or another, on a large scale. In fact, that process has already begun.