Mercedes-Benz has maintained its lead in the Luxury car segment as Particular success was enjoyed by the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which won the “Luxury Car of the Year 2015 Award” and the Mercedes-Benz Trucks – voted the “Truck brand of the year 2015”. These prizes were awarded by the National editorial team at the just concluded Nigeria Auto Journalists Awards (NAJA) organized by the Guild of Motoring Correspondents.
The Mercedes-Benz brand also took double honors recently at the 10th edition of The Nigeria Auto Awards (TNAA), where the Mercedes-Benz Trucks triumphed as ‘The Truck of the Year 2015’ while in the premium car segment, the E-Class was honored as ‘The Luxury Car of the Year 2015.’
At leadership levels, the Managing Director, Mr. Mirko Plath and the General Manager, Mrs. Elisabeth Itegbe won personal awards of recognition for their immense contributions to the automobile sector.
“These accolades for us, is a motivation to do more. It wouldn’t have been a reality without our customers and that’s why we use this medium to thank them all for being a part of our success story,” Mr. Mirko Plath MD/CEO, Weststar Associates Limited said.
Publisher of ‘On Wheels Magazine,’ an auto industry publication in Nigeria instituted “The Nigeria Auto Awards” in 2004 and held the maiden edition in the first quarter of 2005.
Mr. Umoh Ekanem, Sales Manager, Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles, Weststar Associates Limited represented the company.