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News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2018  

EU probes BMW, Daimler, VW over emission systems

Received information the automakers held meetings to discuss clean technologies aimed at limiting car exhaust emissions.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 28, 2018  

Germany gives Daimler deadline to submit fix for diesel vans

Automaker ordered to recall over 6,000 Mercedes-Benz Vito delivery vans last week for emissions violations.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 26, 2017  

Daimler stands by diesel despite growing controversy

Q2 net profit up a scant 2% compared with a year ago, to $2.9 billion.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Production Sustainability
July 24, 2017  

German automakers’ shares fall on diesel emissions concerns

Newsmagazine report claims the automakers have colluded for years over diesel technology.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
July 18, 2017  

Daimler recalls 3 million vehicles to ease diesel doubts

Automaker expects recall to cost $254.21 million.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 14, 2017  

Germany checking Daimler cars amid diesel emissions probe

Daimler claims it is “behaving in accordance with the law.”

News Automotive Food & Beverage Manufacturing Transportation General
July 14, 2017  

Germany checking Daimler cars amid diesel emissions probe

Newspaper report claims over a million vehicles may have had engines whose software manipulated emissions levels.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 4, 2017  

Daimler, parts firm Bosch team up to make driverless cars

Combining expertise in car making, sensors and software.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 17, 2016  

Daimler CEO gets contract extension after record profits

Dieter Zetsche’s new contract runs through the end of 2019.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
January 19, 2016  

Daimler’s truck business returning to Iran as sanctions lift

Deal arranges a “comprehensive re-entry” into the country where the transportation company started doing business in the 1950s.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
November 23, 2015  

Daimler Trucks investing $375M to bring medium-duty engine production to Detroit

Facility in Redford Township will add more than 158 jobs.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 16, 2015  

Magna to buy Getrag transmission group for $2.5B

German company supplies transmissions to automakers including Ford, BMW, Daimler and Volvo.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations
January 29, 2015  

German automakers lobby for US-EU trade deal

Europeans remain skeptical over concerns about environmental protections, labour security and other issues related to TTIP.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
July 4, 2014  

BMW building $1B luxury car factory in Mexico

Plant will produce 150,000 cars per year.

News Manufacturing Production
February 20, 2014  

German automakers expand car sharing options to lure new buyers

Daimler is following in the tire tracks of DriveNow, a joint venture between its rival BMW and car rental firm SIXT.