Mercedes-Benz is a multinational division of German auto and truck maker Daimler. It's one of the best-known car brands worldwide.
The company is headquartered in Stuttgart in southern Germany and has gone from strength to strength under its motto "The best or nothing." This page collates the latest DW content on the iconic carmaker.
Lewis Hamilton won the Brazilian Grand Prix as Mercedes sealed the F1 constructors' championship for a fifth straight year. Max Verstappen led before a bizarre crash with Esteban Ocon and the pair clashed after the race.
Only Michael Schumacher has had more success in Formula 1. And Lewis Hamilton might yet haul him in. For DW's Mark Hallam, Hamilton's "greatest rival" Fernando Alonso summed up the Brit's place in the sport's history.
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton has secured his 81st career pole position and taken a major step toward his fifth career Formula One championship. Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel will start Sunday's US Grand Prix in fifth.