Mercedes to make compact EV in FranceMay 18
Daimler plans to invest $589 million into its plant in Hambach, France, to start producing a compact electric car for Mercedes. The new car, which will be part of Mercedes' EQ electric subbrand, will be built alongside the battery-powered Smart ForTwo.
AMG boss pushes motorsports expansionMay 21
Mercedes-Benz recalls 42,800 Smart ForTwos for fire riskMay 11
Battery-powered brandingMay 14
Ford halts F-150 production in Kansas City after supplier fireMay 7
Lessons learned from DaimlerChryslerMay 7
MERGER MEMORIESMay 7
Former Chrysler President Tom Stallkamp was a firsthand witness to the 1998 grouping of Daimler-Benz and Chrysler — and was the first victim of the "merger of equals." Today, he says DaimlerChrysler was neither a merger nor equitable.