News & ReviewsLast 7 days
CarAdvice

ola kallenius

  1. Home
  2. Tag
  3. ola kallenius
BAIC: Chinese carmaker acquires 5% stake in Daimler
News
24th Jul 2019
1 min read

BAIC: Chinese carmaker acquires 5% stake in Daimler

One of China's largest automakers has acquired a five per cent stake in Mercedes-Benz's parent company, Daimler. BAIC Group has been working with Daimler since 2003, and their Chinese joint venture sold 485,000 cars in 2018. Beijing Benz, as the JV is known, is responsible for building the E-Class LWB and C-Class. Another joint venture between the pair, known as Fujian Benz, builds the Viano, Vito and Sprinter in China.
Profile picture of Scott Collie
Scott Collie
Mercedes-Benz: We operate as a software company
News
8th Jan 2019
3 min read

Mercedes-Benz: We operate as a software company

Mercedes-Benz says it has changed its operating rhythm to operate more as a flexible software company rather than a traditional hardware company in order to better deal with the requirements of a digitally connected car going into the future. Speaking to CarAdvice at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the member of the board and head of group R&D at Mercedes-Benz, Ola Kallenius, confirmed the company’s directional change.
Profile picture of Alborz Fallah
Alborz Fallah
Mercedes-Benz EQC: Of course it's an SUV
News
6th Sep 2018
3 min read

Mercedes-Benz EQC: Of course it's an SUV

"Shame it's an SUV," wrote one of our Instagram followers on Tuesday, following the global unveiling of the all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQC in Sweden. There was a time, early in this modern era of electric vehicles, when car enthusiasts couldn't possibly get on board with the thought of owning an EV.
Profile picture of Mike Stevens
Mike Stevens
No more articles