Young at heart? Mercedes cultivates its aging work forceJune 19
VW could face further fines from German authoritiesJune 15
Ford says fuel cell venture with Daimler will closeJune 13
Germany orders Daimler to recall 774,000 diesels in EuropeJune 11
Daimler was ordered to recall 774,000 vehicles in Europe after two meetings with Germany's top regulator failed to allay concerns about irregularities in the Mercedes-Benz maker's diesel emissions. The government cited "prohibited shutoff devices" for the recall.
Mercedes-Benz previews a Tesla fighter, the EQAJune 11
German automakers caught in the middle of looming tariff threatsJune 11
German regulator found 5 defeat devices in Daimler diesels, paper saysJune 11
Germany's road vehicle authority suspects emissions control devices are being used in the bulk of Mercedes owner Daimler's new Euro 6 diesel car fleet, encompassing 1 million vehicles, a newspaper said.
Mercedes throws down subscription fee gauntletJune 11
Horizon watch: Aguascalientes, MexicoJune 11
With the Trump administration putting the heat on automakers relying on Mexican assembly plants, the Nissan and Daimler joint-venture auto factory in Aguascalientes, Mexico has had a low profile for the past year.
Daimler Trucks CEO says possible listing is up to shareholdersJune 6
Daimler adds 2 electric truck models in race with Tesla, VWJune 6
Daimler's truck unit introduced two battery-powered models for the United States, bolstering its bid to fend off Tesla, Volvo and Volkswagen AG in the race to electrify big rigs. The Freightliner eCascadia is a highway hauler that can go as far as 250 miles, and the smaller eM2, with a range of about 230 miles, will target local delivery operators.
EV-only decision is right one for Smart despite possible lost sales, CEO saysJune 6
Smart chief Annette Winkler defended a decision to phase out the brand's combustion-engine models, even though she expects the marque will lose sales initially during the transition to an all-electric brand.