The green bonus for Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

For a zero-emission future.

The green bonus for Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

For a zero-emission future.

The future of mobility is electric. In partnership with the German government, Mercedes-Benz is therefore taking part in an incentive scheme to encourage the purchase of new battery-only electric and fuel cell vehicles and new plug-in hybrid vehicles. Find out more about the green bonus and how you could benefit here.

What is the green bonus and how much is it worth?

What is the green bonus and how much is it worth?

The green bonus is worth up to 4000 euros for all-electric vehicles and 3000 euros for plug-in hybrids. To qualify, the net list price for the basic model of the electric vehicle must be less than 60,000 euros. The environmental bonus is funded 50/50 by the German government and the automotive industry.

Who is eligible to apply for it?

Who is eligible to apply for it?

Private individuals, businesses, foundations, corporate entities and associations in whose name a new vehicle is registered are eligible.

Which vehicles qualify for the bonus?

Which vehicles qualify for the bonus?

The green bonus is currently available for new models of the following Mercedes-Benz vehiclesIn every case receipt depends on the application being approved by the Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control (BAFA). The terms and conditions are subject to change.:

  • B-Class: B 250 e

  • C-Class Saloon and Estate: C 350 e

  • E-Class Saloon: E 350 e

When will the green bonus be available till and how do I get it?

The green bonus entitles you to a rebate of up to 4000 euros when purchasing an electric vehicle.

When will the green bonus be available till and how do I get it?

The rebate will remain in place until the federal funds set aside for the scheme – 600,000,000 euros in total – have been used up or until 2019 at the latest.

When purchasing an eligible new Mercedes-Benz, the purchase price is reduced by the relevant total of 1500 euros or 2000 euros – in other words the manufacturer's share – and documented in the purchase agreement. You then have to apply to the Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control (BAFA) for payment of the other half of the green bonus.

B 250 e: combined power consumption: from 16.6 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km.The figures shown for fuel consumption and CO2 emissions were obtained in accordance with the prescribed measuring methods (§2 Nos. 5, 6, 6a of the "Pkw-EnVKV" [German Ordinance on Fuel Consumption Labelling for Cars] as amended). The figures are not based on an individual vehicle and do not constitute part of the product offer; they are provided solely for purposes of comparison between different vehicle models. Figures will vary depending on the wheels/tyres. Under real driving conditions, there may be deviations from the certified standard values. The actual values are influenced by numerous individual factors, e.g. the driver's driving style, environmental conditions and the conditions of the route.

C 350 e Saloon: urban/extra-urban/combined fuel consumption: -/-/2.4–2.1 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 54–48 g/km.The figures shown for fuel consumption and CO2 emissions were obtained in accordance with the prescribed measuring methods (§2 Nos. 5, 6, 6a of the "Pkw-EnVKV" [German Ordinance on Fuel Consumption Labelling for Cars] as amended). The figures are not based on an individual vehicle and do not constitute part of the product offer; they are provided solely for purposes of comparison between different vehicle models. Figures will vary depending on the wheels/tyres. Under real driving conditions, there may be deviations from the certified standard values. The actual values are influenced by numerous individual factors, e.g. the driver's driving style, environmental conditions and the conditions of the route.

C 350 e Estate: urban/extra-urban/combined fuel consumption: -/-/2.4–2.1 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 55–49 g/km.The figures shown for fuel consumption and CO2 emissions were obtained in accordance with the prescribed measuring methods (§2 Nos. 5, 6, 6a of the "Pkw-EnVKV" [German Ordinance on Fuel Consumption Labelling for Cars] as amended). The figures are not based on an individual vehicle and do not constitute part of the product offer; they are provided solely for purposes of comparison between different vehicle models. Figures will vary depending on the wheels/tyres. Under real driving conditions, there may be deviations from the certified standard values. The actual values are influenced by numerous individual factors, e.g. the driver's driving style, environmental conditions and the conditions of the route.

E 350 e Saloon: urban/extra-urban/combined fuel consumption: -/-/2.5-2.1 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 57–49 g/km.The figures shown for fuel consumption and CO2 emissions were obtained in accordance with the prescribed measuring methods (§2 Nos. 5, 6, 6a of the "Pkw-EnVKV" [German Ordinance on Fuel Consumption Labelling for Cars] as amended). The figures are not based on an individual vehicle and do not constitute part of the product offer; they are provided solely for purposes of comparison between different vehicle models. Figures will vary depending on the wheels/tyres. Under real driving conditions, there may be deviations from the certified standard values. The actual values are influenced by numerous individual factors, e.g. the driver's driving style, environmental conditions and the conditions of the route.