Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Nov 25, 2021 -
Due to the split of Daimler into two independent companies on 1 December, Daimler Truck transferred the first batch of historical Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles and parts of its truck and bus archive to the location in Wörth at the end of November.
Stuttgart/Dortmund, Nov 24, 2021 -
In the future Daimler Buses will concentrate on its core business and therefore on the production of complete buses and chassis over 8 tons. In light of this renewed focus Daimler Buses sold the Dortmund-based Mercedes-Benz Minibus GmbH to the Munich-based owner-managed industrial group AEQUITA.
Berlin, Nov 18, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz will build ultra-high-performance axial-flux electric motors at its Berlin site, as the world’s pre-eminent luxury car brand prepares to go all electric by 2030, where market conditions allow.
Stuttgart/Beijing, Nov 16, 2021 -
The Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG has appointed Dr. Holger Scherr as the new President and CEO of the Chinese joint venture Beijing Foton Daimler Automotive Co. Ltd. (BFDA). Scherr, who holds a doctorate in engineering, succeeds Kelley Platt, who will take well-deserved retirement by the beginning of 2022 after more than 30 years with the company.
Stuttgart / Tokyo, Nov 15, 2021 -
Daimler Truck is going full speed ahead to win the race to zero emissions. A good example: the all-electric light-duty truck FUSO eCanter. Global customer deliveries have now surpassed the 300 vehicle mark from small series production.
Stuttgart, Nov 11, 2021 -
Prior to the intended stock market listing in December 2021, Daimler Truck hosts its Capital Market Day, revealing profitability ambitions for each segment and laser-focused financial discipline.
Stuttgart/Reykjavík, Nov 3, 2021 -
Shortly before the highlight of the League of Legends World Championship (Worlds 2021 for short), Mercedes-EQ and Riot Games provide an insight into the design and development process of the 2021 League of Legends World Championship Ring.
Stuttgart, Oct 29, 2021 -
Achim Puchert (42), currently Head of the sales organization Daimler Trucks & Buses Overseas (DTO) and Head of International Sales, Marketing & Customer Services at Daimler Trucks Asia, will become the new Head of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda, responsible for the Latin America region of Mercedes-Benz Trucks and Buses, with a planned start date of 1 January 2022.
Stuttgart (Germany), Oct 29, 2021 -
Daimler AG‘s (ticker symbol: DAI) business performance demonstrated resilience in the third quarter ending September 30, 2021. Despite considerably lower production and sales due to the semiconductor shortage, revenue remained at the prior-year level.
Stuttgart, Oct 28, 2021 -
On its way to the expected listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange by the end of this year, Daimler Truck had approached S&P Global Ratings (S&P) and Moody’s Investor Service (Moody’s) for setting up first time credit ratings.
Stuttgart, Oct 27, 2021 -
Daimler is aligning the Management Board responsibilities between Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AG to enable leaner decision-making in the wake of the separation of Trucks and Buses from Cars and Vans.
Stuttgart/Neu-Ulm, Oct 27, 2021 -
The Center of Competence 3D-Printing at Daimler Buses is expanding its portfolio and is now also offering additive manufacturing services to customers of other industries.
Stuttgart / Sunbury, Oct 27, 2021 -
Daimler Truck AG and BP Advanced Mobility Limited („BP“) today announced plans to work together to help accelerate the introduction of a hydrogen network, supporting the roll-out of a key technology for the decarbonization of UK freight transport.
Stuttgart, Oct 25, 2021 -
Daimler Truck is consistently pursuing its technology strategy for the electrification of its vehicles and has now reached the next milestone: In October, the further enhanced prototype of the hydrogen-based fuel-cell truck Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck received approval from German authorities for use on public roads.
Stuttgart/Reykjavík, Oct 21, 2021 -
The winners of the League of Legends World Championship 2021 (Worlds 2021) in Reykjavík, Iceland, have a special trophy waiting for them this year. During the Trophy Ceremony, the World Champions will not only lift the Summoner’s Cup but also a Championship Ring exclusively created for each team member.
Stuttgart/Peking, Oct 20, 2021 -
Today, Daimler officially started operations of its new “R&D Tech Center China” in Beijing. With an investment of 1.1 billion RMB, the company is further strengthening its R&D footprint and technological capabilities in the world’s biggest car market.
Stuttgart, Oct 13, 2021 -
In the current episode of his podcast Transportation Matters, Martin Daum, CEO of Daimler Truck AG, talks with Austin Russell, CEO of Luminar Technologies. Luminar is a U.S. based high-tech specialist in the field of autonomous driving.
Wörth am Rhein, Oct 7, 2021 -
The world premiere of the Mercedes-Benz eActros took place at the end of June, and today the first series-production vehicle rolled off the production line in the new Future Truck Center at the Wörth plant.
Gaggenau / Mannheim / Kassel, Oct 4, 2021 -
The Mercedes-Benz powertrain plants in Germany are starting production of key components for the battery-powered eActros. They include the electric axle and the battery packs, which are produced and assembled at the plants in Gaggenau, Kassel and Mannheim.
Stuttgart (Germany), Oct 1, 2021 -
At the virtual Extraordinary General Meeting of Daimler AG (ticker symbol DAI) on 1 October 2021, the shareholders decided by an overwhelming majority on the historic realignment of the company.
Stuttgart, Sep 29, 2021 -
For the past two years, Daimler Truck and Torc Robotics have intensified their collaboration with their common goal to enable safe deployment of autonomous trucks (SAE Level 4) and shape the future of the trucking and logistics industry at large.
Stuttgart, Sep 27, 2021 -
Daimler Truck announces the appointment of two important key positions in the finance division. Claus Bässler will take charge of overall management of the “Treasury & Tax” unit at Daimler Truck AG on December 1, 2021.
Stuttgart, Sep 24, 2021 -
On its path toward an all-electric future, Mercedes-Benz is taking an equity stake in European battery cell manufacturer Automotive Cells Company (ACC) to scale up development and production of next-generation high-performance battery cells and modules.
Stuttgart/Boston, Sep 23, 2021 -
The Laver Cup is back. From 24 to 26 September 2021, the global tennis elite will serve at the tournament for the fourth time after 2017, 2018 and 2019. Since the first edition, Mercedes-Benz has provided the vehicle fleet to ensure the mobility of the players, officials and selected guests.
Stuttgart, Sep 16, 2021 -
After 35 years in various management positions in the Daimler Group, Hartmut Schick (59), Member of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG, responsible for Daimler Trucks Asia, will retire on December 31, 2021.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Sep 14, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has presented the fully electric eO500U bus chassis. The bus chassis was specially designed for Latin American cities and will be produced in São Bernardo do Campo, in the Brazilian state of São Paulo, from 2022 on.
Buenos Aires, Sep 10, 2021 -
During seven decades, Mercedes-Benz produced various models of cars, vans, buses, trucks in Argentina. Today the Mercedes-Benz factory in Buenos Aires is the only one in the world that produces vans, trucks and buses at the same site.
Stuttgart/Munich, Sep 6, 2021 -
Creating an encounter rather than purely presenting vehicles: Mercedes-Benz is pressing forward with its dialogue-based and experiential brand presence at trade fairs. At the IAA MOBILITY from 7 to 12 September 2021 in Munich, the luxury automotive brand is taking advantage of all the opportunities offered by the new format of the International Motor Show (IAA).
Stuttgart, Sep 1, 2021 -
The Board of Management, General Works Council and World Employee Committee of Daimler AG and the international trade union federation IndustriALL Global Union have adopted the Principles of Social Responsibility and Human Rights.
Stuttgart, Sep 1, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is taking another important step on the way to a green steel supply chain. To this end, the company has launched a partnership with the Swedish steel manufacturer SSAB for CO2 free steel.
Stuttgart, Aug 24, 2021 -
The brand with the three-pointed star is adapting its development organisation to focus on two key topics of the Mercedes-Benz strategy – vehicle software and electrification – with the objective of further enhancing its position as a leading technology company in the automotive luxury segment.
Stuttgart/Oslo, Aug 24, 2021 -
"Vy Buss AS", Norway's largest bus corporation, is operating 13 new Setra S 531 DT double-decker buses on its express routes. The photo shows part of the new luxury bus fleet.
Stuttgart/Munich, Aug 18, 2021 -
Munich-based Geldhauser Linien- und Reiseverkehr GmbH & Co. KG is currently supporting a pilot project initiated by the German Alpine Club (DAV), with eight Setra double-decker coaches.
Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Aug 12, 2021 -
Tobias Wöllmer from the Gressel haulage company in Neustadt an der Aisch recently collected his Actros Edition 2 from the Customer Centre at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Wörth. The driver now drives a special model limited to 400 units.