Hack My Van

Think it. Pitch it. Win it. Build it.



We’ve put the innovation in the front.
Now you put it in the back.

For those who see the potential, innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit of the Mercedes-Benz Vito, we invite you to Hack My Van on August 17. 

If you’re a small business, start-up,  product developer, industrial designer, creative technologist, hustler or hacker - Mercedes-Benz Vans invites you to pitch us an amazing, innovative idea using our van as the canvas.

Entries are open until 5pm AEST, 28 July for anyone self-employed or with a registered small business in Australia or New Zealand. 6 finalists will then have a fortnight to develop their idea and workshop it with a Mercedes-Benz engineer before being flown to Melbourne to present their ideas to a panel of judges.

The winning business gets a brand new Mercedes-Benz Vito.


How to Hack. 


Think it.

Think of an innovative idea for your business that can be run out of a Mercedes-Benz Vito.

Pitch it.

Apply on the website by 5pm AEST,  July 28.

The 6 teams with the most innovative ideas will be invited to present in Melbourne on August 17.

Win it.

Finalists are given access to mentors & resources to bring their idea to life.

Build it.

The ultimate winner gets build their brand new Mercedes-Benz Vito dream machine.





Two Ton Max
124 Langford St, 
North Melbourne

Date & Time

Thursday 17 August
9am - 1pm


If you have any questions,
contact Dominica


Prize  Mercedes-Benz Vito Van HP Sprout Immersive computer HP 3D Capture Stage HP Elite x2 1011


1st - Mercedes-Benz Vito
2nd - $5k from RedZed
3rd - $2.5k from RedZed