Marco Polo

  • Stuttgart, Aug 25, 2022 - Mercedes Benz is adding a new entry-level model to its Marco Polo family, setting the course for further growth in the motorhome market. In addition to the popular Marco Polo camper van based on the V-Class midsize van, the portfolio will in future include a flexible, easily installable and removable camping module, available ex factory for the new small vans with the three-pointed star, including the new T-Class.
  • Stuttgart/Düsseldorf, Jul 28, 2022 - Whether camping on a large or small scale, whether drive train traditionalist or visionary, whether technology fan or design connoisseur, whether in favour of ownership or of the sharing principle – Mercedes-Benz Vans has something suitable for every van lifer, or for anyone thinking of becoming one, at this year's Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf.
  • Stuttgart/Düsseldorf, Jul 30, 2021 - At the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, Mercedes-Benz will once again be present with an exhibition stand in hall 16 from 28 August to 5 September.
  • Stuttgart, Jun 18, 2021 - Living the van life has always gone hand in hand with surfing, whether in Europe, the U.S. or Australia.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 22, 2021 - Vanlife is trendy and the market is booming, even – or especially – at the present time. In Germany, for instance, new registrations reached a new high in 2020 according to the German Caravaning Industry Association (CIVD), with about 80,000 newly registered motorhomes.
  • Stuttgart, Mar 12, 2020 - Just in time for the start of the camping season of 2020, Mercedes-Benz is adding even more comfort and sustainable driving pleasure to the Marco Polo ACTIVITY.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 10, 2020 - This year’s Mercedes booth at the Caravan, Motor and Tourism (CMT) exhibition is all about connectivity.
  • Stuttgart, Dec 9, 2019 - Around a year ago, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class facelift celebrated its premiere with a new front design, a new mix of paint colours and upholsteries, the dynamic and efficient four-cylinder OM 654 diesel engine, 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission and an extended range of assistance systems.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 19, 2019 - 35 years ago, a Venetian explorer's name became the eponym for compact camper vans sporting a three-pointed star: in 1984, the first Marco Polo celebrated its world premiere.
  • Stuttgart / Düsseldorf, Aug 6, 2019 - Just a year after its market launch, the third generation of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is proving to be a true success.
  • Stuttgart/Tokio, Feb 7, 2018 - "Kangei Marco Polo HORIZON" – At the Japan Camping Car Show 2018 the compact recreational vehicle from Mercedes-Benz Vans celebrated its premiere as a right-hand-drive variant.
  • Stuttgart/Düsseldorf, Aug 11, 2017 - At Caravan Salon Düsseldorf (26 August to 3 September 2017), Mercedes-Benz Vans presents the first edition models of the Marco Polo HORIZON, its compact recreational vehicle launched at the beginning of 2017.
  • Sydney/Australia, Aug 10, 2017 - A couple of weeks ago the Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo ACTIVITY was launched Down Under. To celebrate this occasion, a special, three-day camping experience started today:
  • Stuttgart, Jul 13, 2017 - Mercedes-Benz Vans strengthens its presence in the international travel van market in 2017 and for the first time takes the current Marco Polo model series overseas.
  • Geneva/Stuttgart, Mar 1, 2017 - Mercedes-Benz Vans adds another member to its family of compact camper vans and recreational vehicles: the new Marco Polo HORIZON complements the product portfolio consisting of the Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY.
  • Düsseldorf, Jan 25, 2017 - In recent years, Mercedes-Benz Vans has significantly enhanced its commitments in surfing and now hosts a stall of its own at the world's largest exhibition for aquatics, boot in Düsseldorf.
    combined fuel consumption: 6.2 - 6,0 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 164 - 158 g/km
  • Stuttgart, Jan 5, 2017 - Mercedes-Benz Vans adds another member to its family of compact camper vans: the new Marco Polo HORIZON complements the product portfolio consisting of the Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY.
  • Stuttgart/Kona, Oct 6, 2016 - On 8 October the starting shot for the IRONMAN World Championship will sound in Kona, Hawaii. Among the competitors for the title will be Mercedes-Benz brand ambassador Anja Beranek. The professional triathlete from Nürnberg in Germany has been making intensive preparations for Hawaii, accompanied by the compact camper van Marco Polo.
    combined fuel consumption: 6.2 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 163 g/km, efficiency class: A
  • Stuttgart, Aug 23, 2016 - The Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY have brought considerable success for Mercedes-Benz Vans in the camper van market. At the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, the brand with the three-pointed star will be presenting an overview of its various activities in the market on stand D18 in hall 16.
  • Stuttgart, May 10, 2016 - Mercedes-Benz Vans is expanding its triathlon sponsorship: while the partnership with triathlon professional Sebastian Kienle is being continued, female triathletes, among them IRONMAN winner Anja Beranek, are being sponsored for the first time.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 15, 2016 - At the International Exhibition for Caravanning, Motoring and Tourism (CMT) 2016, Mercedes-Benz Vans is presenting a range of new features to enhance the appeal of their popular vehicles for further target groups. From spring 2016, the new AMG Line for the V-Class will also be available for the Marco Polo. The striking AMG bodystyling with redesigned front and rear aprons, 19-inch AMG light-alloy wheels and expressive spoiler lip brings a hitherto unknown element of sporty design to the compact camper van segment.
  • Stuttgart, Aug 28, 2015 - Mercedes-Benz Vans is expanding its presence on the camper van market. A year after their market launch, the Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY are established as successful models. This is confirmed by high demand among customers and increasing numbers of orders received for these campers. The popularity of the new Marco Polo is also demonstrated by two reader’s choice awards of two specialist magazines. The readers of promobil voted the Marco Polo "Compact Camper of the Year 2015".
  • Stuttgart, Jan 16, 2015 - Readers of the promobil trade journal have voted the new Marco Polo compact camper van of the year 2015. Mercedes-Benz took first place in the Compact Camper Van category, winning 41.8 percent of the votes. The award will be presented on January 17, 2015, at the international exhibition for caravanning, motoring, tourism (CMT) in Stuttgart.
  • Düsseldorf, Aug 28, 2014 - In the run-up to the Düsseldorf Caravan Salon, Mercedes-Benz today presented two new stars that stand for freedom and independence: the all-new Marco Polo and Marco Polo ACTIVITY camper vans and recreational vehicles. Both vehicles introduce new ideas in their segment. Featuring modern design, the ultimate in functionality and excellent sleeping comfort, they are equally ideal for long trips or daily and urban use. The new Mercedes-Benz camper vans and recreational vehicles can be seen in Hall 16 (Stand D18) at the Caravan Salon until 7 September 2014.
  • Stuttgart, Jul 8, 2014 - With the new Marco Polo, Mercedes-Benz is presenting a compact camper van at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf which combines maximum practicality with design appeal and stylishness. The interior impresses with its unrivalled feel-good ambience, outstanding comfort and high quality of appointments reminiscent of an exclusive lounge.