Mercedes

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's limousine arrives for a wreath-laying ceremony in Vladivostok, Russia, Friday, April 26, 2019.
Alexander Khitrov/AP Photo
April 26, 2019 - 12:54 pm
By Eric Talmadgeg, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — German automaker Daimler, which makes armored limousines used by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says it has no idea where he got them and has no business dealings with the North. Kim has raised eyebrows by using Daimler-branded stretch limousines...
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This June 25, 2017 file photo shows TK Holdings Inc. headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich.
Paul Sancya/AP Photo
February 08, 2019 - 10:19 am
By Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — Subaru, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen, Daimler Vans, Mercedes and Ferrari are recalling about 1.7 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators made by Takata Corp. of Japan. The inflators can hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. At...
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Dreamstime
Ian Bush
June 05, 2018 - 9:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You'll soon be able to get a Mercedes just like you get a copy of Car & Driver: by subscription. Mercedes-Benz released its app-based subscription service that gives drivers the opportunity to get behind the wheel of different luxury cars — for up to as much as $3...
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Children were found working alongside adults at cobalt operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
CNN
May 01, 2018 - 10:03 am
By Alanna Petroff (CNN Money) -- Car and tech companies are scrambling for supplies of cobalt, a mineral they need to power electric vehicles and smartphones. But they have a problem: Much of the cobalt used in lithium-ion batteries comes from a country where children work in mines. A CNN...
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