German automaker Daimler stated on Tuesday it had dropped plans to look for U.S. approval to offer 2017 Mercedes-Benz U.S. diesel models, however had not chosen whether to leave the American passenger diesel market. “We continuously evaluate our portfolio offerings and make changes to satisfy instant customer need,” Mercedes-Benz USA representative Rob Moran said in
Dietmar Exler, chief executive of Mercedes-Benz USA, is frequently asked why it’s taking so long to construct self-driving automobiles. It’s not technology, he informs them. That’s advancing fast. It’s not insurance and liability problems. “I do believe in lawyers,” he stated. “I’m a lawyer myself. We will solve these concerns out.” It’s not client acceptance.