Mercedes launches digital services for new Sprinter
Mercedes PRO offers eight telematics packages with 18 services
Mercedes PRO, the brand by Mercedes-Benz Vans for digital services and solutions, has activated fleet solutions to coincide with the market launch of the new Sprinter. Designed for fleets, Mercedes PRO optimises communication between fleet manager, vehicles and drivers. The connectivity solution allows online controlling of orders and practically real-time retrieval of vehicle information such as location, fuel level or maintenance intervals.
Mercedes PRO offers eight telematics packages with 18 services available at www.mercedes.pro. The telematics packages include including optimized assistance, efficient fleet management, improved navigation, efficient driving style analysis, simplified fleet communication, digital records, mobile vehicle access, and data interfaces Mercedes-Benz Vans.
The technical basis is the communication module (LTE) that is installed in all Sprinter variants, which forms the interface between fleet manager (web-based vehicle management tool) and driver (Mercedes Apps).
Björn Sack, head of connectivity and digital services, Mercedes-Benz Vans, said: "One of the particular advantages is the modular and scalable structure of the system. Fleet managers are able to choose precisely the connectivity services that make the working day of the drivers and themselves easier. Smaller and medium-size fleets also benefit from evaluations and analyses that were previously only affordable for large fleets with stand-alone solutions."