Environment-friendly paint for A-Class

  • Date
    March 1996
  • Description
    At the Rastatt plant, which is being readied to produce the A-Class, an innovative paint shop goes into trial operation. The A-Class is to be painted using the powder-slurry method, which largely does away with solvents in the topcoat and clear coat.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class, model series 168, production at the plant in Rastatt/Germany, 1997.
The A-Class was painted using the powder slurry process, which largely dispensed with solvents in the cover and clear coat.
A-Class, Saloon - W 168, production