Mercedes-Benz is a German luxury vehicle automotive brand established in 1926. The automaker provides various cars, such as SUVs, trucks, and buses. Mercedes-Benz has been highly regarded for its dependability, durability, and high-performing parts. It is one of the main distributors in the automotive industry. In 2018, it sold 2.31 million passenger cars. The slogan for the company is "the best or nothing". The manufacturer has a long history. The corporation began with Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz. They were both engineers.
In 1884, with the help of Wilhelm Maybach, Daimler created an internal combustion engine. It was one of the original gasoline engines. Daimler and Maybach founded Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft (DMG) in 1890. Benz founded Benz & Co Rheinische Gasmotoren-Fabrik in 1883. In 1886, he built the first petrol-powered vehicle. Its name is the Benz Motorwagen. It used a combination of bicycle technology and a four-stroke engine. To survive the economic crisis, the two companies merged to create the birth of Mercedes-Benz in 1926. Its logo is a combination of the two companies' logos: the three-pointed star of the Mercedes brand and the laurels of Benz. The merger was successful. The production of Mercedes-Benz cars rocketed to 7,000 in 1927.