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Daimler employees receive highest profit-sharing bonus in history

Daimler employees receive highest profit-sharing bonus in history

The year 2017 was the successful business year for Daimler. To mark this achievement, the company has given away highest profit-sharing bonus in its history. Board of Management and General Works Council decided to pay entitled tariff-scale employees a bonus up to 5,700 euros. The bonus applies to roughly 130,000 entitled tariff-scale employees in Germany,

Mercedes-Benz opens new body and paint workshop in Chennai, India

Mercedes-Benz has opened a state-of-the-art body and paint workshop in 34,820 sqft space at Ambattur Industrial Estate, in Chennai, India with an investment of Rs 24 million. The facility is equipped with 21 bays (including floor bays, Paint booth, Prep Bays, Cellette, Aluminum, FI, Assembly Bay, WA, Washing and mopping bays). Staffed with 22 trained

Mercedes-Benz introduces dynamic C-Class ‘Edition C’

Mercedes-Benz enhanced its C- Class portfolio with the addition of the new ‘Edition C’. The ‘Edition C’ hosts new exterior and interior upgrades, enhancing the sportiness of the existing C-Class. With the Edition C, Mercedes-Benz now adds yet another exciting paint option to the C- Class in India–the designo Hyacinth red. The C-Class ‘Edition C’

Mercedes-Benz opens AMG Performance Center in Chennai, India

Mercedes-Benz India has launched Chennai’s first and India’s seventh AMG Performance Center at Trans Car India. The inauguration of the AMG Performance Center (APC) in Chennai is a part of Mercedes-Benz’s current AMG network expansion plan to newer markets. The AMG Performance Centers are the key pillars of the Mercedes-AMG growth strategy in India and

Mercedes-Benz’s Rastatt plant to produce EVs in 2018

Mercedes-Benz compact car plant in Rastatt, 90 km west of state capital Stuttgart, will start producing the next generation of compact cars in 2018. The Rastatt plant is part of the electric offensive of Mercedes-Benz and will be a centre of competence for the production of future electric vehicles. At the beginning of June, management

Mercedes-Benz’s Bremen Plant Commences Series production of E-Class Cabriolet

Series production of the new E-Class Cabriolet has started at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Bremen. The open four-seater with a classic fabric soft top combines puristic, sensuous design with long-distance comfort for four occupants and the latest technology. This includes comprehensive smartphone integration with a wireless charging and key function, a widescreen cockpit and the

WABCO Signs Long-term Supply Agreement with Daimler Trucks for AMT

WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, today announced that Daimler Trucks has extended its long-term supply agreement with WABCO for new heavy-duty automated manual transmission (AMT) control technology to support its series production mainly in Europe, North America, Japan, and South America. Headquartered

Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for new passenger car plant in Russia

Mercedes-Benz is starting construction work for a new fully flexible passenger car plant, thereby strengthening Daimler’s industrial commitment in Russia, which so far has concentrated on commercial vehicle production. “Establishing a passenger car production in Russia is a strategic investment in an important sales market for Mercedes-Benz. We are extending our local footprint and, at

Mercedes-Benz Starts Production of Fuel-efficient Axle at Kassel

Production of the new fuel-efficient truck axle started yesterday at the Mercedes‑Benz plant in Kassel. The rear axle reduces fuel consumption of the Mercedes-Benz Actros by up to 0.5 percent. In addition to the weight savings, the New Final Drive (NFD) particularly benefits from the actively controlled oil regulation in the final drive, the heart

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