Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Peugeot, Daimler Motor Company, Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft, Knight Engine, Brewster a Co., Panhard, Minerva, Stoddard-Dayton, Columbia Automobile Company, Avions Voisin, Mors, Moline Automobile Company, Willys-Knight, Stearns-Knight. Excerpt: The Daimler Motor Company Limited was an independent British motor vehicle manufacturer founded in London by H J Lawson in 1896, which set up its manufacturing base in Coventry. The right to the use of the name Daimler had been purchased simultaneously from Gottlieb Daimler and Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft of Cannstatt, Germany. As of 2011, the brand appears to be dormant. The Daimler Motor Company Limited is still registered as active and accounts are filed each year though it is currently marked qnon-trading.q All the Daimler shares were purchased from BSA by Jaguar Cars in 1960. After the introduction of the Daimler DR450 new models used Jaguar bodies with Daimler grilles and badging. Daimler remains in the ownership of Jaguar Cars which now belongs to Tata Group of India. Before 5 October 2007 Jaguar, while still controlled by Ford, reached agreement to permit then de-merging DaimlerChrysler to extend its use of the name Daimler. The announcement of this agreement was delayed until the end of July 2008 and made by Jaguar's new owner, Tata. This agreement might have substantially reduced the price paid by Tata. As of 2008, Jaguar's use of the Daimler brand was limited to one model, the Daimler Super Eight. Some of the men who led qThe Daimlerq and some whose work gave special assistance. The name Daimler is used by two completely separate groups of car manufacturers. The history of both enterprises can be traced back to the German engineer Gottlieb Daimler who built the first four-wheeled car in 1889. This German firm, initially operating at Cannstatt near Stuttgart, was t...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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