Daimler takes a jab at Tesla e-trucks plan as rivalry heats up

Daimler cast doubt on Tesla's plan to deliver electric heavy trucks next year, saying its more modest goal to start selling battery-powered big rigs by 2021 is more realistic.

Ford aims to set up German bank this year to offset Brexit risk

Ford hopes to set up a bank in Germany in the second half after applying for a license in the country as part of its strategy to mitigate any risk from the UK leaving the EU.

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