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Daimler: Cars outperform trucks

Daimler's latest quarterly results showed improvement in sales of Mercedes cars, but falling demand for its trucks.

Daimler's latest quarterly results showed improvement in sales of Mercedes cars, but falling demand for its trucks.

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European car sales strong in September

European car sales grew by a strong 7.3 percent last month with increases for smaller so-called volume vehicles and luxury premium cars alike.

European car sales grew by a strong 7.3 percent last month with increases for smaller so-called volume vehicles and luxury premium cars alike.

Sport

Rosberg to stay with Mercedes until 2018

Nico Rosberg has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Formula One’s powerhouse Mercedes until the end of 2018.

Nico Rosberg has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Formula One’s powerhouse Mercedes until the end of 2018.

Business

VW counts cost of emissions scandal as other German carmakers join massive recall

Volkswagen will take a 16.2 billion euro hit over its emissions-test cheating scandal as other German carmakers agreed to recall 630,000 vehicles to fix diesel engine technology.

Volkswagen will take a 16.2 billion euro hit over its emissions-test cheating scandal as other German carmakers agreed to recall 630,000 vehicles to fix diesel engine technology.

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Daimler faces US emissions investigation

Mercedes owner Daimler's shares fell on Friday after the United States Department of Justice asked the carmaker to investigate its emissions certification process for vehicles.

Mercedes owner Daimler's shares fell on Friday after the United States Department of Justice asked the carmaker to investigate its emissions certification process for vehicles.

Business

Growth slows but European car sales remain on the up

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

Sport

Hamilton agrees new Mercedes deal

After weeks of speculation, double world champion Lewis Hamilton has extended his contract with current championship leaders Mercedes. The

After weeks of speculation, double world champion Lewis Hamilton has extended his contract with current championship leaders Mercedes. The

Sport

Rosberg claims first win, Buemi triumphs in Monaco

Welcome to Speed, our programme dedicated to the world of motorsport. This week we’ll be looking at the Formula E Grand Prix which took place here in

Welcome to Speed, our programme dedicated to the world of motorsport. This week we’ll be looking at the Formula E Grand Prix which took place here in

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Hamilton storms to victory in Australia

Welcome back to Speed​​, our programme dedicated to the world of motorsport. Formula One’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix got underway on

Welcome back to Speed​​, our programme dedicated to the world of motorsport. Formula One’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix got underway on

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Formula One: Lotus release images of 2015 car

It has been hailed as a ‘massive step forward’ by its technical engineers. Lotus will certainly hope so. The British stable presented their new car

It has been hailed as a ‘massive step forward’ by its technical engineers. Lotus will certainly hope so. The British stable presented their new car

Business

North American International Auto Show opens in Detroit

The North American International Auto Show opens in Detroit this week showcasing what carmakers hope will be the future. Style and performance is

The North American International Auto Show opens in Detroit this week showcasing what carmakers hope will be the future. Style and performance is

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Mercedes-Benz unveils latest self-driving concept car

The race to be the first carmaker to offer true autonomous driving just hit the fast lane as Mercedes-Benz unveiled its futuristic F 015 concept at

The race to be the first carmaker to offer true autonomous driving just hit the fast lane as Mercedes-Benz unveiled its futuristic F 015 concept at

Business

China slams Mercedes for big fix on spare parts

Foreign carmakers are feeling the heat in China with the news that Mercedes has been found guilty of price-fixing concerning after-sales services

Foreign carmakers are feeling the heat in China with the news that Mercedes has been found guilty of price-fixing concerning after-sales services

Sport

Rosberg extends contract

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has signed a new long-term contract with Mercedes. The 29-year-old, who has enjoyed an impressive

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has signed a new long-term contract with Mercedes. The 29-year-old, who has enjoyed an impressive

Sport

Hamilton shines in Bahrain

Britain’s Lewis Hamilton outsmarted Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to clinch a thrilling Bahrain Grand Prix, which saw Pastor Maldonado pick up a

Britain’s Lewis Hamilton outsmarted Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to clinch a thrilling Bahrain Grand Prix, which saw Pastor Maldonado pick up a

Business

Europe car makers look to the US growth market

Looking your best is vital if you want to impress the Americans and polish and posture were present everywhere at the Detroit Motor show which opened

Looking your best is vital if you want to impress the Americans and polish and posture were present everywhere at the Detroit Motor show which opened

Sport

Sergio Perez to join Force India next season

Formula one driver Sergio Perez will race for Force India next season. The Mexican will replace Scotland’s Paul di Resta and partner German Nico

Formula one driver Sergio Perez will race for Force India next season. The Mexican will replace Scotland’s Paul di Resta and partner German Nico

Business

France: Mercedes coolant ban unfrozen

German luxury car maker Daimler has scored a victory against the French government, which had banned the sale of some of its models. France’s top

German luxury car maker Daimler has scored a victory against the French government, which had banned the sale of some of its models. France’s top

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New Popemobile for Benedict XVI

The Vatican has taken delivery of two brand new vehicles, designed specifically for the pope. German luxury carmaker Mercedes Benz, which has

The Vatican has taken delivery of two brand new vehicles, designed specifically for the pope. German luxury carmaker Mercedes Benz, which has

Business

Daimler profit helped by financing unit

German carmaker Daimler has reported a surprise increase in first-quarter operating profit. It said that was partly thanks to stronger than

German carmaker Daimler has reported a surprise increase in first-quarter operating profit. It said that was partly thanks to stronger than

Business

Daimler upbeat on rising sales

German car maker Daimler says rising vehicle sales and revenue have it on track to meet its earnings targets for this year. At the group’s annual

German car maker Daimler says rising vehicle sales and revenue have it on track to meet its earnings targets for this year. At the group’s annual

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Happy birthday car

The motor car is 125 years old. Carl Benz, as in Mercedes Benz, is credited with having applied for the first patent for a car back in 1886. To

The motor car is 125 years old. Carl Benz, as in Mercedes Benz, is credited with having applied for the first patent for a car back in 1886. To

Business

Daimler turnaround disappoints

Mixed news from Germany’s Daimler as its profit rebounded but was less than expected. Fourth-quarter earnings in 2010 before interest and tax –

Mixed news from Germany’s Daimler as its profit rebounded but was less than expected. Fourth-quarter earnings in 2010 before interest and tax –

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Some signs of car sales recovering

The latest earnings from some of the world’s biggest carmakers suggested the industry may be past the worst of the slump. Germany’s Daimler said

The latest earnings from some of the world’s biggest carmakers suggested the industry may be past the worst of the slump. Germany’s Daimler said