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Diesel woes fuel second Daimler profit warning; Christophe Georges back atop Bentley Americas; Trump adviser talks tariffs; Porsche chief: IPO not needed; Northwood CEO retiring.
Daimler's turnaround in recent years made Zetsche a celebrity in German business circles, but as he prepares to hand the keys to a new CEO, he's starting to look tarnished.
Daimler issued its second profit warning in four months, saying that costs arising from recalling some of its diesel vehicles were mainly to blame.
Bill would extend EV tax credits for GM, Tesla; Tesla secures China factory site; Detroit gives Ford a break; BMW plugs big gap in lineup; Mercedes Instagram promo for A class.
Daimler CFO Bodo Uebber this month announced he will leave the company after Ola Kallenius was chosen as the next CEO.
Daimler could be the first automaker to offer a combustion engine car with a 62-mile electric range, when it launches the Mercedes GLE plug-in hybrid vehicle in the second half of next year.
Mercedes's next S class, which is due in 2020, will offer the brand's first Level 3 self-driving system capable of eyes-off conditional autonomy.
Magna's Stronach sues daughter, grandkids; Small Silverado engine, tough sell?; Nissan UK ad flap; Benz S class getting AV tech; Sources: Fiat drops diesel Panda; Raining on Aston's parade.
Mercedes will soon start handing over its GLC F-Cell model to fleet customers in a bid to refine its fuel cell technology through real-world testing.
Daimler AG is working with its biggest investor to start ride-hailing and car-sharing services in China, taking on industry leader Didi Chuxing on its home turf, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Daimler will start building a battery plant as part of its planned $1 billion investment to upgrade its U.S. factory in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Daimler CFO Bodo Uebber will leave the company, marking the first top-level departure after the automaker picked Ola Kallenius to take over as CEO from Dieter Zetsche.
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