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Daimler will cease to exist
Daimler will cease to exist

This change is the latest in a series of structural changes for the automaker, which began life as Daimler-Benz AG in 1926. In December 2021, as part of the reorganization, the production of trucks and buses was spun off from Daimler into a separate enterprise, Daimler Truck AG. Since then, Daimler AG has been producing… More

Presented an unusual concept Project Maybach
Presented an unusual concept Project Maybach

Concern Daimler showed a concept car called Project Maybach in Miami. This huge coupe with an electric motor does not fit the traditional image of Maybach cars. The Project Maybach two-door, which looks about 6 meters long, has an angular design. The luggage compartment pillars on the roof form an imitation of a roll cage…. More

Daimler sold its stake in Renault
Daimler sold its stake in Renault

In 2010, Daimler agreed on a strategic partnership with the Renault-Nissan alliance, and at the same time received 3.1 percent of the shares of both companies, and they, in turn, divided the same stake in Daimler in half among themselves. In the spring of this year, both Renault and Nissan sold their shares, and now… More

Less, but more expensive: plans of BMW and Daimler for the sale of cars
Less, but more expensive: plans of BMW and Daimler for the sale of cars

Concern Daimler, which owns Mercedes-Benz, and BMW will limit the supply of cars even when the shortage of electronic components is a thing of the past. Thanks to this, they will be able to maintain the high prices for their products, which were established during the pandemic, according to the Financial Times. Demand exceeded supply,… More

The End of the Chip Crisis: Daimler’s Forecast
The End of the Chip Crisis: Daimler’s Forecast

Ola Kallenius, CEO of Germany’s Daimler, suggested that the automotive industry may continue to face semiconductor shortages in 2023. As part of his recent interview, before the opening ceremony of the car show in Munich, Mr. Kallenius, who is the CEO of the German concern Daimler, pointed out that the shortage of semiconductor chips will… More

Happy birthday, motorcycle!
Happy birthday, motorcycle!

Exactly 136 years ago, a self-propelled two-wheeled vehicle with an internal combustion engine was born. Hurray! Self-run two-wheelers began to be produced in the sixties of the XX century, but weak steam engines were used on them, and the very design of those vehicles was based on bicycles. On August 29, 1885, the legendary German… More

Great Wall Motor acquires Daimler plant
Great Wall Motor acquires Daimler plant

Great Wall Motor has a new plant outside of China. The company acquired from Daimler the Brazilian plant that builds Mercedes-Benz C-Class and GLA models. The new venture will be the fourth for Great Wall Motor outside of China. The Chinese company already has factories in our country, India and Thailand, which they once bought… More

VW and BMW fined $1 billion
VW and BMW fined $1 billion

German automakers have been fined € 875 million ($ 1 billion) for a cartel conspiracy to restrict the use of their diesel cleaning technology. This case is not related to the Volkswagen Dieselgate. The head of the antimonopoly committee of the European Union Margrethe Vestager announced at a press conference in Brussels about the sanctions… More

Mercedes will pay its customers again
Mercedes will pay its customers again

If the court upholds the claim, it will allow some Mercedes owners to receive compensation after the software was allegedly used to cheat emission tests. Germany’s largest consumer advocacy group filed a lawsuit against Daimler on Wednesday, which it said will make it easier for Mercedes-Benz owners to recover damages in the wake of the… More