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Automakers resume in China, Polestar 2 launched
Automakers resume in China, Polestar 2 launched

While the production of cars and components in Europe slowed due to the outbreak of coronavirus, Daimler, Volvo and vendors report that their plants in China back to work. The Daimler company reopened its factory in China, where demand for cars recovers. In an interview with Handelsblatt newspaper reported the company’s CEO Ola Kallenius (Ola… More

Germany asks automakers assistance for the production of medical equipment
Germany asks automakers assistance for the production of medical equipment

The German government appealed to the manufacturers of the country with the request to consider the possibility of production of medical equipment (masks or mechanical ventilation devices) to help in the fight against fast-spreading coronavirus. The request is one of a number of actions taken by the authorities to attract engineering and production resources and… More

Daimler engaged in a security-unmanned taxi
Daimler engaged in a security-unmanned taxi

German Corporation Daimler has started the tests of robotaxi which have the system of Autonomous driving. According to representatives of the company, the unmanned taxi was not so “smart”, as originally intended and to improve the level of safety of such boards, it is necessary to solve a number of issues. At the same time,… More

Daimler was fined 870 million euros
Daimler was fined 870 million euros

German prosecutors acknowledged the Daimler guilty of negligence and fined him EUR 870 million. The Department found that the company sold 684 thousand cars, which is not in conformity with applicable ehkonorm. The statement of the Prosecutor’s office of Stuttgart stated that Daimler since 2008, implemented cars, the emissions of which (speech, in particular, oxides… More

Daimler will create only electric cars
Daimler will create only electric cars

Employees of Daimler, which includes the premium Mercedes-Benz, just announced the decision to halt all future development of gasoline engines. The German automaker will focus exclusively on developing all-electric powertrains. This means that Mercedes-Benz will follow this development strategy. “The future of the automotive industry purely electric. Daimler switches over completely to the creation of… More

Today is the birthday motorcycle
Today is the birthday motorcycle

On this day, August 29, marks 134 years since the first motorcycle with an internal combustion engine. In 1885 it was patented by none other than Gottlieb Daimler. // Actually even if the motorcycle was not a motorcycle and two-wheeled cart, which in 1885 Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach was used as a booth to demonstrate… More

Daimler can get a huge fine for Mercedes-Benz

Daimler can get a huge fine due to emissions of diesel vehicles of Mercedes-Benz. Fraud indicators in the environmental performance of vehicles involved, almost all German manufacturers, and one of the world’s top producers also got their number. The parent company of Mercedes-Benz Daimler faces a fine from EUR 800 million to EUR 1 billion… More

Ex-Director of Daimler makes a sensational statement
Ex-Director of Daimler makes a sensational statement

Within his recent interview, the former CEO of the German company stated that the engines now ceased to be a fundamental consideration when selecting a new auto. CEO of Daimler Dieter Zetsche resigned earlier this year after retiring from his post after more than 40 years in the concern, 13 of which were at the… More

BMW and Mercedes will engage in joint development of the autopilot
BMW and Mercedes will engage in joint development of the autopilot

BMW and Daimler have signed an agreement on long-term cooperation in the field of systems of automatic control of the next generation. This is reported by the press service of the manufacturers. The strategic partnership envisages the creation of control systems with high level of automation and “speedy conclusion to the mass market”. We are… More