Concern Daimler and the alliance Renault-Nissan, Five years ago concluded a strategically important partnership, expanding its launch in the city of Aguascalientes in central Mexico. One half of it belongs to Daimler, the remaining 50% Nissan. Partners are going to invest in the project, a total of $ 1 billion.
The plant will be built near the Nissan plant in Aguascalientes. In the year he will be able to produce 230,000 cars and will create about 3,600 jobs in the region. Production of Infiniti cars will begin in 2017, the first Mercedes-Benz vehicles will go off the assembly line in 2018.
As it was announced in June 2014, Daimler and Infiniti will cooperate in the development of a new generation of compact cars Mercedes-Benz brand and Infiniti. The two partners will collaborate closely at all stages of the product. The individuality of each brand will be retained, model Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti will be different design, driving properties and configuration.
Production of the new generation of compact premium cars Daimler and Nissan will be carried out at other factories around the world, including Europe and China.