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Mercedes-Benz x Sustainability

More than 130 years ago, Mercedes-Benz invented the automobile. Today, this spirit of innovation and passion for design is more crucial than ever in the search for sustainable solutions.

Living sustainably is one of the most pressing issues of our time, and Mercedes-Benz pursues operational strategies to reduce the ecological impact of its vehicles, while continuing to set the standard for car design.

Mercedes-Benz has already launched the EQ brand and begun the transition to an electric future. By 2022, Mercedes-Benz will offer seven different full electric vehicles across various segments. It continuously improves its environmental practices, manufacturing processes and waste management.

Mercedes-Benz demonstrates a strong commitment to environmentally minded design, proudly presenting the 2018 Design Award with a focus on sustainability.


André Dutkowski is the senior manager for product management and strategy at Mercedes-Benz Cars, based in Melbourne.

André Dutkowski

Richard Munao is the founder and director of Sydney-based design retailer Cult Design, which now has outlets and distributors across Australia and New Zealand.

Richard Munao
Cult Design Founder

Adele Winteridge is the founder and director of Foolscap Studio, an interior architecture and design practice with offices in Melbourne and Sydney.

Adele Winteridge
Interior Designer

Tom Fereday is a Sydney-based designer and winner of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz Design Award for his “SIA” chair.

Tom Fereday

Katya Wachtel is the editorial director of Broadsheet.

Katya Wachtel
Broadsheet Editorial Director

A Look Back at the Mercedes-Benz Design Award

Mercedes-Benz is the inventor of the automobile and is now shaping the future of mobility with trendsetting technologies and innovative design.
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