BMW i2 rumored as first BMW-Daimler joint project, could replace i3

BMW and Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler appear to be setting aside their decades-old rivalry for the good of cost-cutting. A new report claims the two German auto giants will pursue joint development of a platform for future electric cars. For BMW, this model is reportedly set to be called the i2, German publication Manager Magazine …

Tesla eyes Mercedes-Benz as potential platform for electric service vans, suggests Daimler CEO

By Simon Alvarez Posted on February 6, 2019 A collaboration between electric car maker Tesla and veteran automaker Daimler appears to be in the works. Following Elon Musk’s mention of Daimler’s Sprinter vans on Twitter last November, the two companies have reportedly been holding talks over potential cooperation for an all-electric version of the iconic …