Testing methanol drive

  • Date
    2 March 1981
  • Description
    In Untertürkheim, an experimental O 305 bus with methanol propulsion is introduced. Three days later, a large-scale test with 30 methanol-powered 280 SE passenger cars starts in Berlin as part of the Alternative Drive Systems project supported by the Federal German Ministry for Research and Technology.
Mercedes-Benz O 305 methanol-powered
Mercedes-Benz O 305