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Daimler and BAIC signs framework agreement

In the presence of German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Daimler AG and its Chinese partner BAIC Group today signed a framework agreement on further strengthening their strategic collaboration through investments for New Energy Vehicles in China. Hubertus Troska, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for Greater

Daimler Trucks Launches New FUSO Truck In Japan

Presenting its all new heavy duty truck FUSO Super Great (above 15t) Daimler Trucks is determined to expand its position in the Japanese market. With the latest generation of the FUSO flagship, the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles sets a new benchmark for efficiency, safety and connectivity in Japan. With the FUSO Super Great

Daimler and Anna University celebrate innovation with first “Mobile App Garage” hackathon

Daimler and Anna University (AU) celebrated innovation with their first collaboration, the ‘Daimler AU Mobile App Garage’, organized by Anna University’s Centre for University-Industry Collaboration, Chennai, and supported by Daimler India Commercial Vehicles and Daimler Financial Services India. 500 students from over 20 colleges across India had made submissions on the topics of strategic digitalization

WABCO Receives Daimler Supplier Award 2016

WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, was recognized for its extraordinary performance by Daimler AG. WABCO received the Daimler Supplier Award 2016 in the category Partnership. Headquartered in Germany, Daimler Trucks is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles. Daimler

Daimler plans new passenger car plant for Mercedes-Benz in Russia

Daimler AG expands its worldwide production network and plans to establish its first passenger car production in Russia. At Esipovo Industrial Park, about 40 kilometers northwest of Moscow, a flexible production of SUVs and the E-Class Sedan will be established. Daimler will invest more than 250 million euros in the new production facility, where the

DICV Emerges As Cornerstone Of Daimler Trucks Asia’s Success

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) – the wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of Daimler AG, the world’s leading CV manufacturer with a global reach – is looking back at a successful year 2016. Despite a mixed year in its domestic business, DICV was able to hold to its own especially thanks to its export business which more

Daimler Advances Connected Car Technology through Open Source and Automotive Grade Linux

Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a collaborative open source project developing a Linux-based, open platform for the connected car, today announced that Daimler is joining The Linux Foundation and Automotive Grade Linux. Daimler is the tenth automaker to join AGL and will actively contribute to developing the Unified Code Base (UCB), AGL’s connected car platform. The

AMG S-Class CFRP rear panel receives Innovation Award

Until now, CFRP materials have been used above all in premium vehicles and in small quantities on account of high material costs and time-consuming manufacturing processes that are not suitable for series production. In the context of a joint project, researchers at Daimler AG and a Canadian specialist for CFRP body structures, have successfully developed

Daimler To Build Engine Plant In Jawor, Poland

Daimler AG has reached a final decision for a new engine plant in Jawor, Poland, signing the property purchase agreement for the site with its Polish partners. For the official announcement of the project Markus Schäfer, Member of the Divisional Board of Mercedes-Benz Cars, Production and Supply Chain Management, Beata Szydło, Prime Minister of Poland,

New automotive lighting revolutionizes road safety

A German research alliance with well-known members from industry and research has developed the basis for smart, high resolution LED headlights, which takes adaptive forward lighting to a new dimension. The demonstration model was developed by overall project manager Osram in collaboration with the project partners Daimler, Fraunhofer, Hella and Infineon. Both headlights contain three