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Daimler Charged $185 Million Over Bribery Scandal

Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, has been charged $185 million by a U.S. court because of several violations to bribery laws spanning the past decade. Daimler was essentially offering gifts, including luxury cars, to foreign officials in an effort to secure business deals. The $185... read more

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Daimler Seeking Small Car Partner

Daimler is reportedly in talks with several firms over a deal to form a new partnership to help build a new generation of compact cars. One of these firms is thought to be... read more December 30, 2009 by 

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Report: Facelifted Maybach Coming Next Year

It’s no secret Maybach has been a major flop for Mercedes-Benz. At a time when Rolls-Royce and Bentley were both making record sales, Maybach has struggled to move just... read more December 15, 2009 by 

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Official: Mercedes-Benz Will Build C-Class In U.S.

Despite the recent downturn in the U.S. economy, luxury brands like Mercedes-Benz continue to see sales growth in the world's biggest car market. The falling dollar has made... read more December 2, 2009 by 

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Rihanna Cuts A Rug In The Back Of A Daimler Sprinter

We understand that this isn't Rihanna's personal ride. But hey, we're called "Celebs And Cars", not "Celebs And Cars They Own", so please do cut us some slack. What we DON'T... read more November 18, 2009 by 

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Daimler Launching car2go Smart ForTwo Rental Program In Texas

We first brought you news of Daimler's plans to launch its car2go short-term rental service for the Smart ForTwo in Austin, Texas back in March. Now that the date is drawing... read more November 17, 2009 by 

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Mercedes-Benz Considering Bringing Small Cars To U.S. By 2012

The trend towards smaller and more fuel efficient cars has caused Daimler to reconsider importing the next-generation of its compact cars to the U.S., with the CEO of the... read more November 16, 2009 by 

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Mercedes-Benz Offers Sharia-Friendly Financing In Middle East

  Mercedes-Benz is hoping to increase its presence in the lucrative Middle-Eastern market by establishing a pair of financial firms that are fully compliant with the... read more October 15, 2009 by 

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Electric Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coming In 2013

Electricity is held by many in the industry to be the true way of the future, but so far only a tiny handful of companies have made serious attempts at a highway-capable... read more September 15, 2009 by 

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Chrysler Sues Daimler Over Supply Contract

Daimler and Chrysler may have gone their separate ways back in 2007 but the two companies are still closely linked, especially since several of their models share common... read more August 25, 2009 by 

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Edition Highstyle Adds Extra Touch Of Class To Smart ForTwo

  'Small' and 'luxury' don't really fit in the minds of many 'go big or go home' Americans, and, given the type of small cars we're typically exposed to, rightfully so. But... read more August 25, 2009 by 

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Daimler loses more than $1.5 billion in second quarter

The financial crisis has made it difficult for automakers to make any profits as demand slumps for cars in major markets, especially in the luxury sector. This is a situation... read more July 30, 2009 by 

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Mercedes-Benz to offer 58 BlueEfficiency models by end of 2009

Green isn't always green - sometimes it's blue. Or at least that's what Mercedes-Benz wants us to think when we think of efficient, environment-friendlier motoring. And to... read more July 22, 2009 by 

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Report: BMW, Daimler to end hybrid partnership

BMW and Daimler have been working more and more closely together over the past several years, especially since the need to share costs and improve bottom lines has become so... read more July 15, 2009 by 

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Abu Dhabi investment firm buys 4% of Tesla stake from Daimler

Tie-ups between traditionally European brands and Middle Eastern investment firms are becoming increasingly common. Aston Martin's primary shareholder is the Kuwaiti firm... read more July 13, 2009 by 

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Lexus tops J.D. Power Initial Quality study, Porsche and Cadillac close behind

When it comes to luxury-car quality, taste often plays as big a role as fact, but J.D. Power tries to boil the issue down to a simple metric: problems per 100 cars. The... read more June 22, 2009 by 


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