"No current car industry player is likely to win this battle against the invaders from outside without friends... One has to adapt a new way of thinking in terms of sharing and combining strength. My investment in Daimler reflects this vision," Li said.
"We are estimating that we could have pay back within a year-and-a-half based on energy usage as well as lower maintenance cost," says DHL executive Jim Monkmeyer.
He might also be interested in a 25-cent hike in the federal gasoline tax.
"This is an alarm for the traditional automakers such as Mercedes. It says a smaller but smarter brand such as Tesla can beat them at home."
Hybrid powertrains, sleek new looks, safety tech galore and, wait, 0-62 mph in 4.8 seconds? You'd better believe it!
The 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV gets a larger, Atkinson-cycle engine and more powerful electric drivetrain components.
Hyperloop competitors are also eyeing Chicago-Cleveland, India routes
The compact diesel truck market is about to expand.
Cayenne is long-gone, and now the diesel Panamera and Macan are pulled from production.
Neodymium, used in magnets, is pricey, and its supplies are in doubt
Diesel turbine single-seater sounds fantastic as an idea.
It also kind of looks like a lot of other electric sedans.
Video captures "quickest car in the world" going through its paces
Ruling on diesel bans in German cities could hurt demand for the vehicles
"The documents available to Bild have obviously selectively been released in order to harm Daimler and its 290,000 employees," said a spokesperson for Daimler.