Where are Mercedes-Benz Cars Made?

Where are Mercedes-Benz cars made? Today, Mercedes-Benz vehicles are made all over the world. Not only does Mercedes-Benz manufacture their vehicles in its native Germany, but the brand has production plants in 21 other countries as well. Learn more about where Mercedes-Benz cars are from below.


Mercedes-Benz was founded in Stuttgart, Germany and still is headquartered in this city. At this plant, which was founded in 1904, has around 19,000 employees in present day. The production plant in Stuttgart makes Mercedes-Benz parts and conducts research and development. Other places in Germany where Mercedes-Benz vehicles are made include:

  • Affalterbach – about 1,700 employees: produces AMG® engines
  • Berlin – about 2,500 employees: produces engines, components, and more
  • Bremen – about 12,500 employees: manufactures the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, E-Class, SL, SLC, GLC, and GLC Coupe
  • Hamburg – about 2,500 employees: produces axles and axle components, exhaust emission technology components, steering columns, and more
  • Kamenz – about 600 employees: produces lithium-ion drive batteries
  • Kölleda and Arnstadt – about 1,400 employees: produces engines and AMG® engines
  • Rastatt – about 6,500 employees: manufactures the Mercedes-Benz A-Class, B-Class, and GLA
  • Sindelfingen – about 25,000 employees: manufactures the Mercedes-Benz CLS, S-Class, E-Class, Mercedes-AMG® GT, and Mercedes-Maybach

United States

The United States has a Mercedes-Benz production plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama with about 3,700 employees. This plant was founded in 1995 and was the first big Mercedes-Benz plant outside of its home country, Germany. The GLS, GLE, GLE Coupe, and C-Class sedan are produced here.

Additional Mercedes-Benz Production

  • Hambach, France – about 800 employees: produces the “smart fortwo” model series of city cars
  • Sebes and Cugir, Romania – about 3,000 employees: produces transmissions and engine and transmission parts
  • Beijing, China – about 11,500 employees: manufactures the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, E-Class, GLC, GLA, and engines
  • East London, South Africa – about 3,300 employees: manufactures the Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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