Daimler Motor Syndicate formed in London

  • Date
    26 May 1893
  • Description
    British businessman Frederick Richard Simms establishes Daimler Motor Syndicate, Ltd., in London. Although the company does not initially manufacture its own vehicles, this event marks the birth of the British automobile industry.
May 26, 1893: The British merchant Frederick Simms established "Daimler Motor Syndicate, Ltd." in London. Although to begin with the company did not manufacture vehicles or engines, it became the starting point of the British automotive industry
Frederick Simms