BMW, Mercedes-Benz Might Form Car Parts Alliance
LONDON – BMW AG and Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz Cars division are in talks to explore
teaming up in developing, producing, and purchasing car components, according
to the Wall Street Journal and
www.forbes.com. The companies are discussing how the companies could jointly buy car
parts, including seat frames and air-conditioning modules.
sides are also exploring possible cooperation, on a project-by-project basis,
in developing and producing components, including engines.
for both Daimler and BMW said the two companies are exploring further
cooperation on components.