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Facelifted Mercedes-Benz E-Class Previewed, Will Offer Seven Plug-In Hybrid Variants

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will also get some interior and exterior styling tweaks. |

Mercedes-Benz Beats BMW, Audi In Global Luxury Brand Sales Race For 2019

BMW might be the top-selling luxury brand in the U.S., but Mercedes is still the leader worldwide . |

Mercedes And Geely Launch $780 Million ‘Smart Automobile’ EV Joint Venture In China

The Smart Automobile joint venture will build next-generation Smart electric cars from 2022. |

Daimler Investors Seeking €900 Million in Diesel Damages

Over 200 investors are seeking 900 million euros in damages over claims that Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler failed to disclose the use of emissions cheating devices similar to those that got Volkswagen

Mercedes-Benz Sold Just 55 EQC EVs In Germany In November

In comparison, the Mercedes-Benz EQC's rival Audi e-tron posted 192 sales in Germany. |

Daimler And Volvo Talking R&D Collab For Internal Combustion Engines

The two automakers could work together in an attempt to cut the costs of developing combustion engines. |

Beijing BJ90 Is A Rebodied Mercedes GL That Costs More Than The New GLS

The cheapest Beijing BJ90 costs nearly $8,000 more than the latest-generation Mercedes GLS. |

Best of CH 2019: Cars + Tech

From the return of the Motorola Razr to a test drive of Volvo's future-forward vision, this year will be remembered for its innovations This year marks a significant shift in attention and intention.

Mercedes Settles Mold Lawsuit With 2.5 Million U.S. Owners

Mold was found to grow in the heating, air conditioning and ventilation system of various Mercedes-Benz models. |

Daimler And BMW Withdraw From The Car-Sharing Business In North America

The two German car makers will focus their car-sharing unit on the European market. |

Mercedes to Pay $13 Million U.S. Regulatory Fine As NHTSA Keeps Watch

Mercedes Benz will pay a $13 million penalty to U.S. safety regulators over a failure to report a string of necessary recalls. A signed settlement on file with the National Highway Traffic Safety
Virginia has big plans for electric school buses in 2020

Virginia has big plans for electric school buses in 2020

The buses will store excess power and return it to the grid when needed.
Share Now Is the Latest Car-Share Service to Fold

Share Now Is the Latest Car-Share Service to Fold

The Daimler- and BMW-owned service says it will leave North America as part of an ongoing shakeout in the industry.
IBM’s new cobalt-free battery uses materials extracted from seawater

IBM’s new cobalt-free battery uses materials extracted from seawater

IBM on Wednesday said it has come up with a new battery technology that uses materials extracted from seawater and requires no cobalt.

Car2go will shut down in North America by February 29th, 2020

Car sharing in the US is about to take another hit. Share Now is shutting down its Car2go service in North America by February 29th, 2020, with "fewer vehicles available" as that date approaches. The

Daimler is bringing electric school buses to Virginia

The state of Virginia has taken a big step toward greener school transportation by ordering 50 of Daimler's Thomas Built electric buses, Daimler announced. The Saf-T-Liner C2 Jouley models with 134

Mercedes delays the US launch of its all-electric SUV until 2021

Mercedes' EQC all-electric SUV was initially scheduled to arrive in the US in early 2020. If you were hoping to buy the vehicle stateside, you'll have to wait a little longer. Mercedes has rescheduled

BMW And Daimler’s FreeNow Venture Will Fight Uber In Europe And Latin America

Ride-hailing venture FreeNow is expected to double its revenue this year, and the next. |

BAIC’s Plan To Become Daimler’s Largest Stakeholder Has Been Set In Motion

China's BAIC Group wants to increase its stake to 10 percent and win a seat in Daimler's board. |
Bosch and Daimler launch self-driving car pilot in San Jose

Bosch and Daimler launch self-driving car pilot in San Jose

Bosch and Daimler launched a self-driving car pilot in San Jose, roughly a year after the two jointly announced a plan to do so.