Daimler drops plan to gain approval to sell U.S. 2017 diesel models

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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 […]

Daimler to stop selling combustion engine Smart cars in US and Canada, will focus on electric cars

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Daimler will quit selling combustion engine Smart cars in the United States and Canada and focus the brand on electric vehicles in both countries, the company stated. Dietmar Exler, head of Mercedes-Benz USA, stated in a letter to dealerships evaluated by Reuters that the sale of Smart vehicles with gasoline engines would quit when the […]