Who Owns the Mercedes-Benz Corporation?

Front end view of a new Mercedes-Benz car

Our Toronto customers know that the Mercedes-Benz name stands for luxury, precision engineering, and comfort. That reputation has stood for decades. Everyone who owns a Mercedes-Benz automobile belongs to a tightly-knit culture of automotive enthusiasts with refined tastes. But who owns the Mercedes-Benz corporation? Is it the same entity that owns the Mercedes-Benz stadium? Who makes Mercedes-Benz models? You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers. So, we’ve put together this interesting information below.

Who Owns the Mercedes-Benz Corporation?

Who is Mercedes-Benz owned by? Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz were each automotive pioneers in their own rights. Carl Benz founded Benz & Cie (originally named “Benz & Co. Rheinische Gasmotoren-Fabrik) all the way back in 1883, and immediately started innovating to bring a working automobile to the public. Gottlieb Daimler spent his fortune to found Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft in 1890. Both companies would make their mark in developing the automobile and revolutionizing travel. The two companies would merge in 1924 after creating the Mercedes-Benz brand. The new company would be known as Daimler Benz AG, now known as Daimler AG. It is Daimler AG that owns the Mercedes-Benz corporation today.

Who Owns Mercedes-Benz Stadium?

Now that you know who Mercedes-Benz is owned by, let’s take a look at who owns the Mercedes-Benz stadium? That would be the state of Georgia. Mercedes-Benz entered into a sponsorship agreement in 2015 that is set to last 27 years. This sponsorship agreement grants Mercedes-Benz the naming rights for the stadium. Hence, the name!

Who Makes Mercedes-Benz?

Skilled technicians at the 93 Mercedes-Benz factories in 17 countries across 4 continents. Mercedes-Benz’s factories are located in Germany, Brazil, the U.S., Thailand, Vietnam, India, Indonesia, Romania, Hungary, France, South Africa, and beyond! Chances are, the Mercedes-Benz you buy at Mercedes-Benz Durham will be built in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in the States!

The Joy of Mercedes-Benz Ownership

Each one of our Oshawa customers who own a Mercedes-Benz automobile can testify to the style and sophistication of these vehicles. Here are some of the great Mercedes models you can find at Mercedes-Benz Durham of Whitby:

Check Out the Impressive Mercedes-Benz Lineup at Mercedes-Benz Durham

With just a quick stroke of a pen, you could be someone who owns a Mercedes-Benz automobile.  We make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can even apply for financing online. Our dealership is conveniently located near Markham, but you can also browse our entire inventory from the comfort of your own home! So, contact us today! And if you have more questions about who makes Mercedes-Benz or who Mercedes-Benz is owned by, don’t hesitate to ask!

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