Daimler AG’s worldwide vehicle brand and subsidiary.
Mercedes-Benz is a German global automobile marque and a division of Daimler AG. Mercedes-Benz is known for luxury vehicles, vans, trucks, buses, coaches and ambulances. The headquarters is in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. The name first appeared in 1926 under Daimler-Benz. In 2018, Mercedes-Benz was the largest seller of premium vehicles in the world, having sold 2.31 million passenger cars.
Mercedes-Benz origins’ come from Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft’s 1901 Mercedes and Karl Benz’s 1886 Benz Patent-Motorwagen, which is widely regarded as the first internal combustion engine in a self-propelled automobile.
The slogan for the brand is “the best or nothing”.
- Operating Status: Active
- Business Type: Private
- Headquarters: Stuttgart, Germany
- Founded Date: Jun 28th, 1926
- Founders: Karl Benz, Gottlieb Daimler