German brands race to update crossovers, SUVsAug. 6
Smart keeps its electric ForTwosAug. 6
Daimler names sales, HR expert Karen Adt as new Smart bossJune 22
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.
Daimler says EVs on target after report of launch delaysJune 5
Daimler reboots Smart management for electric-only futureMay 29
Daimler's Annette Winkler to step down as head of SmartMay 29
Mercedes to make compact EV in FranceMay 18
Daimler plans to invest $589 million into its plant in Hambach, France, to start producing a compact electric car for Mercedes. The new car, which will be part of Mercedes' EQ electric subbrand, will be built alongside the battery-powered Smart ForTwo.