Daimler and BMW Joint Mobility Company to Be Established in 2019

Das gemeinsame Mobilitätsunternehmen von Daimler und BMW soll 2019 offiziell gegründet werden.
The mobility company of Daimler and BMW is expected to be established at the beginning of next year

The planned joint mobility company of Daimler and BMW is expected to be established at the beginning of 2019. This has been agreed by both companies. Following the approval of the project by the EU Commission, the two partners are continuing talks with the US antitrust authorities.

With their joint venture, Daimler and BMW plan to combine their mobility services in the fields of car sharing, ride hailing, parking, charging and multimodality, and to create one of the leading providers of innovative mobility services. Both automobile manufacturers want to shape the future of mobility in order to offer their customers unique experiences and to support partners such as cities and municipalities along the way to achieving sustainable urban mobility. In the future, customers will have a holistic, intelligent and seamlessly linked ecosystem of mobility services at their disposal at the touch of a button. In this way, the two partners are addressing the challenges of urban mobility as well as customers’ requirements and, together with cities, municipalities and other interest groups, are helping to improve the quality of life in metropolises.