Supporting the driver in conserving energy and reducing emissions



Location: Stuttgart, Germany

Main contact: Roland Trauter, Manager Softwareintegration,

Role in ecoDriver:

  • Providing trucks for the ecoDriver system integration

Services/field of expertise:

  • Leading producer of premium passenger cars
  • Largest manufacturer of heavy-and medium-duty trucks
  • Financial services including vehicle financing, leasing, insurance and fleet management

Other projects:


Short overview of the organisation:

Daimler sells its products in nearly all the countries of the world and has production facilities on five continents. The current brand portfolio includes the world’s most valuable automobile brand, Mercedes-Benz, as well as smart, AMG, Maybach, Freightliner, Western Star, Mitsubishi Fuso, Setra, Orion and Thomas Built Buses.

The company is listed on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt, New York and Stuttgart (stock exchange abbreviation DAI). In 2010, the Group sold 1.9 million vehicles and employed a workforce of over 260,000 people; revenue totalled €97.8 billion and EBIT amounted to €7.3 billion. Daimler is an automotive Group with a commitment to excellence, and aims to achieve sustainable growth and industry-leading profitability.

As an automotive pioneer, Daimler and its employees willingly accept an obligation to act responsibly towards society and the environment and to shape the future of safe and sustainable mobility with groundbreaking technologies and high-quality products.

Role in ecoDriver:

Daimler AG will develop an ecoDriver application for heavy duty trucks. The project team comes from two different departments: truck advanced engineering and telematics research. This provides a wide expert know-how about existing activities and standards but also a clear focus on trucking business. Daimler AG will contribute to all Sub-projects.

ecoDriver Final Event 

16-17 March 2016, Stuttgart (Germany)

Presentations and photos now available


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