About Us

After a Truck or Bus? Then you need to speak to us at Daimler Trucks Melbourne - Somerton. As one of only two factory owned commerical vehicle dealerships in Australia, we are the one-stop shop for all your commercial vehicle needs.

Daimler Trucks Melbourne - Somerton is located within a short drive from Melbourne CBD and offers three of the world’s best brands; Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner and Fuso. We back up our vehicles with a first class Service and Parts departments which also offer late night servicing and 24 hour assistance, including emergency roadside assistance for all our vehicles.

History and Tradition

Daimler Trucks Melbourne - Somerton is owned and operated by Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd (“DTBAuP”) a company within the global corporation Daimler AG Group of Companies (“Daimler”)

Daimler has a proud tradition that stretches back over more than a hundred years and is marked by the pioneering achievements of automotive engineering.

Today, Daimler is a leading supplier of premium passenger cars as well as one of the world‘s largest manufacturers of commercial vehicles. With its strong brands and its comprehensive portfolio of automobiles, from compact cars to heavy-duty engine trucks which are complimented by tailor-made services along the automotive value chain, Daimler is active in nearly all countries in the world.

Our Brands

DTBAuP is the importer, wholesaler and retailer of a range commercial vehicles including:

  • Mercedes-Benz Truck
  • Mercedes-Benz Vans (service and parts only at Daimler Trucks Somerton)
  • Mercedes-Benz Buses and Coaches
  • Freightliner Trucks
  • Fuso Trucks and Buses

We can also offer some of the best used trucks from not just our own brands, but all brands in the market through our used truck business SelecTrucks, also located in Somerton.


At Daimler Trucks Melbourne Somerton we stock the following commercial vehicle brands imported by DTBAUP; Mercedes-Benz Trucks, Freightliner Trucks, & Fuso Trucks and Buses.

Our dedicated sales team combines over 100 years of experience in the automotive industry to provide you with the quality service we pride ourselves on. The team has a varied background of experiences including sales, technical, parts and service. These factors combined ensure you can be certain you will receive the best possible introduction to our products with the assurance that you are in the hands of trained professionals.  


As an authorised repairer for Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner and Fuso, we have a team of trained specialist technicians who will keep your vehicle on the road, or get it back there as fast as possible. We’ll minimise your downtime, maximise reliability and protect your investment. Our factory trained service technicians will ensure your vehicle is maintained to the highest of standards. We have the facilities to complete all jobs you may require within a timely manner.

Our customer lounge area with free WIFI will ensure you can enjoy a quality cup of coffee in comfort while waiting for your vehicle.

We also have VicRoads Certification to enable us to complete Roadworthy Certificates.


At Daimler Trucks Melbourne Somerton, we take parts very seriously. That’s because parts mean productivity – your productivity. You need parts to keep your vehicle on the road, or to get it back out there, earning money.

That’s why at Daimler Trucks Somerton we carry virtually every spare part in stock and if we don’t have it we’ll get it for you, fast. When you deal with us, you’ll be dealing with parts experts who have over 100 combined years of experience, over $4 million on shelf stock available, with access to same day local factory. Your productivity is our goal.

Finance and Insurance

We can also help you with the money. Daimler Truck Financial has 35 years’ experience in commercial vehicle finance industry and we will be there to help in the good times and the bad. Our finance representative will provide you with a finance package to suit your business application. We can also provide competitive insurance rates for your vehicle.

Our Products:

  • Asset Hire Purchase
  • Asset Loan
  • Finance Lease
  • Comprehensive Insurance
  • Gap Insurance

Please contact us on 03 9305 4152 or via the below contact form for any further information.

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At Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd (A member of the Daimler Group) we share your concerns regarding privacy and data security. When you provide us with your personal details, we will only disclose such details with companies associated with the Daimler Group, our authorised dealer network and/or third party service providers who are acting on our behalf. You can either view our policy statement at www.daimlertrucks.com.au or by contacting our Data Protection Officer at 44 Lexia Place, Mulgrave, Victoria 3170.

Future Communications

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In relation to this, please communicate with me via:

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