The british sports car builders aston martin negotiates with daimler about a possible cooperation. In addition to conceivable partnerships, for example, in engine construction, the motorbach edelmark der stuttgarter manufactured in small seria is also concerned. That said aston martin boss ulrich’s handelsblatt (monday). It could be that the british take over the maybach construction. "We have proven in recent years that we can expect cars in small stucco numbers. There are not too many alternatives to us", said be in the conversation with the leaf. Corporate circuits confirmed the news agency dpa on monday that the stuttgart is in conversation with aston martin.
A daimler spokesman did not want to look for himself and said on request only that there is nothing new to the maybach to report. Daimler has been superimposed for a long time whether the maybachs are completely adjusted or developed with around 200 units per year or developed with a partner. This year, a decision is expected. Daimler boss dieter zetsche said in june: "there are obviously companies that have more experience with little stucco numbers than we." at that time, a concept study had also been speculated, which the swabians with aston martin was created and shown in the world-growing automobile fair iaa in mid-september. The company showed these reports.
Be said to the "handelsblatt", that aston martin is currently negotiating with other possible partners. A decision on the new cooperation should fall until the end of the year.