2009

10 January 2009 New E-Class presented at Detroit Motor Show
11 - 25 January 2009 Concept BlueZERO and SLR Stirling Moss
29 January 2009 Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd.and Daimler AG sign letter of intent to form a 50:50 joint venture
13 February 2009 G-Classe special limited-edition models
24 February 2009 Mercedes-Benz opens new production plant in Pune, India
26 February 2009 Mercedes-Benz becomes first car manufacturer to offer car leasing in China
27 February 2009 Daimler Trucks North America opens truck production plant in Saltillo, Mexico
4 - 26 March 2009 New E-Class available as Guard model
5 - 15 March 2009 Mercedes-Benz at the International Motor Show in Geneva
11 March 2009 Shortened working hours at German truck production plants
18 March 2009 New truck navigation system for Mercedes-Benz trucks
22 March 2009 Aabar Investments (Abu Dhabi) becomes major Daimler investor
25 March 2009 Trainees build car of the future
25 March 2009 Mercedes-Benz Gallery opens in Munich
26 March 2009 car2go for all
29 March 2009 Three Formula One teams with engines from Mercedes-Benz
March 2009 Pilot test for lightweight robots
10 - 19 April 2009 Mercedes-Benz at the New York International Auto Show
15 April 2009 Restructuring of the Daimler Hero Commercial Vehicles Ltd. joint venture in India
22 - 28 April 2009 Mercedes-Benz at the 2009 Auto Shanghai
23 April 2009 CL 500 "100 years of the trademark” special anniversary model
27 April 2009 Daimler reaches agreement over split with Chrysler
4 - 15 May 2009 New generation of diesel engines for the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
19 May 2009 Daimler takes a stake in Tesla
5 June 2009 High environmental compatibility: E-Class wins environmental certificate
7 - 11 June 2009 World premiere of the Mercedes-Benz Citaro FuelCELL hybrid
15 June 2009 TecDay Safety 2009
17 June 2009 First public hydrogen filling station opens in Baden-Württemberg
17 June 2009 International Engine of the Year Awards 2009
24 June 2009 Ground-breaking ceremony for new stamping facility in Kuppenheim
25 June 2009 Clean, high payload and economical: world premiere for the Fuso Canter Euro 5
6 July 2009 Daimler and Evonik produce lithium-ion batteries at Kamenz, Saxony
13 July 2009 Daimler and Aabar make joint investment in Tesla
13 July 2009 TecDay "On the Road to emission-free Mobility"
July 2009 Daimler Trucks North America introduces further truck with natural gas drive
July 2009 1,000,000th truck sold in Brazil
27 August 2009 Photovoltaic system at the Mercedes-Benz Berlin plant
31 August 2009 Mitsubishi Fuso and Nissan Diesel plan increased cooperation concerning bus production
10 September 2009 1,000,000 Mercedes-Benz M-Class vehicles built in Tuscaloosa
17 - 27 September 2009 Mercedes-Benz at the IAA in Frankfurt am Main
28 September - 9 October 2009 Sprinter also boasts BlueEFFICIENCY
September 2009 E-Class chassis for special bodies: Binz in Lorch starts production
8 October 2009 smart fortwo electric drive in large-series production from 2012 at French Hambach plant
13 October 2009 Econic NGT to be produced in future at the Mercedes-Benz Wörth plant
16 October 2009 Foundation stone laid for new Mercedes-Benz plant in Hungary
16 - 21 October 2009 New bus and coach models presented at Kortrijk
18 October 2009 Jenson Button crowned Formula One world champion before last race of season
25 October 2009 Gary Paffett becomes DTM championship runner-up
October 2009 Mercedes-Benz InCar Hotspot: wireless in-car Internet access
16 November 2009 Daimler AG and McLaren Group change form of their cooperation
19 November 2009 car2go goes USA
11 December 2009 Logistics innovation for truck assembly at the Mercedes-Benz Wörth plant
17 December 2009 First electric smart delivered to customers
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