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The new GLB will sit in the Mercedes range between the existing (and just-facelifted) GLC SUV and the upcoming new GLA compact crossover

Mercedes wants to take on the likes of the Audi Q3 and BMW X1 by harking back to a time when SUVs were not a thing, and off-roaders were square, chunk(...)

Daimler AG and Mercedes Benz chairperson Dieter Zetsche: “Our industry is changing. And we do some things different today to underline that.”

It would have seemed anathema just a couple of years ago but the co-operation between Mercedes-Benz and long-time arch-rival BMW is a sign of the time(...)

Daimler chief executive Dieter Zetsche (right) with BMW chief executive Harald Krüger in Berlin on Friday. Photograph: John MacDougall / AFP

German carmakers Daimler and BMW unveiled a joint ride-hailing, parking and electric car-charging business on Friday to compete with mobility services(...)

US threat of a 25 per cent tariff on European-produced cars is the biggest worry for the continent’s carmakers in 2019. PHotograph: Markus Schreiber/AP Photo

Volkswagen chief executive Herbert Diess has warned import tariffs from the US could cost the German carmaker billions of euro each year. Mr Diess sa(...)

Daimler said the return on sales at Mercedes-Benz cars fell again in the fourth quarter and the company expected that to continue in 2019. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Top automakers reported mixed results and cautious outlooks on Wednesday. Germany’s Daimler saw fourth-quarter operating profit fall 22 per cent as t(...)

Daimler last week said its full-year operating profit would fall by over 10%   because of “government proceedings and measures in various regions” in what amounted to the company’s second profit warning in four months

Daimler chief executive Dieter Zetsche on Thursday said customer demand remains strong even as a regulatory crackdown on diesel cars and a 13 per cent(...)

Peugeot’s stunning concept car, the e-Legend coupe

The Paris motor show 2018 has been more low key than in previous years, due to some big name car companies ignoring the event. However, that seems to (...)

Ola Kallenius, head of research and development at Daimler, is to replace long-serving CEO Dieter Zetsche in May 2019

Daimler has named Swede Ola Kaellenius as its next chief executive as part of a succession plan which also seeks to install current CEO Dieter Zetsche(...)

Mercedes-Benz chose Stockholm Sweden as the launch venue for its new EQ electric vehicle sub brand and its first production vehicle the EQC on Tuesday(...)

The Mercedes-Benz EQ C we are in is eerily quiet, even at autobahn speeds of up to 190km/h (118mph), the only noise being that of the wind rushing by, and even that’s pretty muted.

The manufacturer that invented the automobile will reinvent it for 2019, when Mercedes-Benz’s EQ C finally hits the streets. That’s the pledge at leas(...)

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