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  1. Volvo Names Rival Scania's Lundstedt to Replace CEO PerssonRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Jan Gurander, Volvo's chief financial officer, will serve as president and CEO in the interim until Lundstedt assumes the position in October, the Gothenburg, Sweden-based company said in a statement Wednesday. Volvo shares surged the most in more than six years.

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  2. Mercedes Shrinks SUV Coupe to Compact as Buyers Flock to SegmentRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Almost 7 inches shorter than the mid-sized GLE coupe that's due to start sales in 2015, the "near- production" concept car with a low sloping back end would be pitted against the curvy BMW AG X4 SUV that went on sale last year. The prototype, dubbed the GLC coupe, gives a "foretaste of future SUV models from Mercedes-Benz," Gorden Wagener, head of design at parent company Daimler AG, said in a statement for its unveiling Sunday at the Shanghai Auto Show.

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  3. Ex-Daimler engineer files $2 million discrimination suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Oregonian reports the former employee seeks $2 million, alleging his supervisor often called him "bin Laden" and suggested he was a member of al-Qaida in front of others. The Portland-based truck company is a subsidiary of German automotive giant Daimler AG.

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  4. April 16, 2015: Traveling elephants; Trucker travels 625 miles to say ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    A truck driver traveled 625 miles to personally thank the firefighters and medics who extracted him from his overturned tractor-trailer back in October 2013, the Salisbury Post reported. Two Seattle elephants boarded a flatbed truck and are traveling 2,000 miles to the Oklahoma City Zoo, OurWindsor.ca said.

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  5. Daimler Group announces name change to - boost brand recognition' in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Sun-Star

    DAIMLER Group Services Philippines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler AG in Germany, changed its entity name in the Philippines to Mercedes-Benz Group Services Philippines, Inc. to boost brand recognition and promote the company as an employer of choice in the country, Mercedes-Benz being the flagship brand that defines luxury in the automobile industry in the Daimler group of companies. Heiko Nitsche, the CEO of Mercedes-Benz Group Services Philippines, will be formally introducing this change through the lighting of the Mercedes-Benz star logo on top of the Mercedes-Benz Tower at the Cebu Business Park, Cebu City.

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  6. German holiday firm offers 'once in a lifetime' motoring package for car loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Small World News Service

    A travel agent specialising in holidays to Germany is targeting car lovers - with package holidays to one of the world's most famous motoring cities. The package includes flights, a stay at the V8 Hotel, visits to the Porsche and Mercedes museums and a factory plant tour at Daimler AG.

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  7. DGAP-PVR: Daimler AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of...Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Daimler AG 15.04.2015 14:30 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  8. These Three Scenarios Could Significantly Impact Daimler's ValuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Forbes.com

    Daimler AG is the world's third largest automaker in terms of volume sales, behind Toyota Motors and Volkswagen AG . The most significant division for the company is Mercedes-Benz, which forms approximately 63% of Daimler's valuation, according to our estimates.

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  9. Visio.M partners showcasing energy efficient passenger climate control for EVsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Green Car Congress

    As part of the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research collaborative project Visio.M , scientists of the TU MA1 4nchen have developed an energy efficient solution for passenger climate control in EVs. The researchers are presenting the results of their work, as implemented in the Visio.M prototype vehicle, in the German government stand at the Hannover Messe.

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  10. South Carolina-built X5 helps BMW to best March sales everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    The Munich-based maker of the 3-Series sedan and X5 sport-utility said Tuesday it sold 195,593 vehicles worldwide under the BMW brand. The company said sales rose for its X-family of SUVs and SUV-like crossovers.

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  11. German automaker BMW has best March sales everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Munich-based maker of the 3-Series sedan and X5 sport-utility said Tuesday it sold 195,593 vehicles worldwide under the BMW brand. The company said sales rose for its X-family of SUVs and SUV-like crossovers.

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  12. BMW says it had best March sales everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    The Munich-based maker of the 3-Series sedan and X5 sport-utility said Tuesday, April 14, it sold 195,593 vehicles worldwide under the BMW brand. That was an increase of 5.1 percent over the same month a year ago.

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  13. Daimler's truck business to introduce new software servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    German car and truck maker Daimler AG is mulling the expansion and update of its software services division to cater for the needs of freight operators, according to the trucks unit boss. The new strategy is aimed at securing long-haul partnerships with the largest customers, thus producing further sales of its heavyweight vehicles.

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  14. At VW, It May Only Have Been A Matter Of Time Before Piech's Relationship With Winterkorn FrayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I've covered the auto industry for nearly two decades from Paris, Frankfurt and Detroit, winning national awards for breaking news and in-depth projects. I've handled stories ranging from GM's bankruptcy to the breakup of DaimlerChrysler and a resurgent Volkswagen's goal to supplant Toyota as the industry leader.

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  15. Mercedes-Benz pick-up rendered, to be sold in the US?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    No doubt everyone remembers the big news in March - that Mercedes-Benz was venturing into the world of pick-up trucks by introducing a mid-size one-tonne hauler within the end of the decade. Now master manipulator Theophilus Chin has whipped up his Photoshop brushes to envision what the three-pointed workhorse would look like.

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  16. Inevitably, relationships fray at the top of VWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I've covered the auto industry for nearly two decades from Paris, Frankfurt and Detroit, winning national awards for breaking news and in-depth projects. I've handled stories ranging from GM's bankruptcy to the breakup of DaimlerChrysler and a resurgent Volkswagen's goal to supplant Toyota as the industry leader.

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  17. Daimler Launches Electric Vehicle Driving CoursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | PC Magazine

    Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler AG is co-launching electric vehicle driving courses at ACADEMY driving schools in Stuttgart, Germany, the company said. The initiative, sponsored by Daimler and ACADEMY Holding AG, was designed to "prepares novice drivers for a future of electric mobility," the auto maker said.

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  18. Passenger-focused air conditioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Science Blog

    How can a pleasant vehicle climate be achieved efficiently? Researchers at the Technische Universitat Munchen pursued this question in the context of the research project Visio.M funded by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research with a total of 7.1 million euro. The results of their research show that the potential of energy efficient air conditioning is all but exhausted.

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  19. e-smart The Market Leader for the 3rd Time in a Row: Hat trick for the Silent HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    April 13, 2015: Statistics are boring? Not for smart, because when it comes to new registrations of electric cars in Germany the same name takes first place every year: smart fortwo electric drive. This is a hat trick for the battery-electric two-seater - for the third time in a row it has beaten all competitors with all-electric drive .

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  20. MeteoViva Takes Energy-Saving Software to U.S. After BMW UpgradeRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    MeteoViva GmbH, a German engineering company that's reducing energy use at Dusseldorf Airport and Bayerische Motoren Werke AG facilities, plans to add large customers in the U.S. MeteoViva's software works out the future heating and cooling needs of a building, which it says can reduce energy costs by as much as 40 percent. The application is installed via a router-sized box, Managing Director Stefan Hardt said in an interview.

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