In a twist of fate, DaimlerChrysler AG, which in the past has ridiculed Chrysler Group’s weak sales and quality problems, today reports a significantly weaker financial and sales performance for the Mercedes-Benz car group in the year’s third quarter. Overall, the DC organization reports total third-quarter net income of $1.2 billion, a drastic increase compared with a $2.1 billion loss reported in like-2003. Revenues increased 2% to $43.3 billion, while worldwide vehicle sales rose 2% to ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.