Car2Go (Daimler) & DriveNow (BMW) Carsharing Services May Merge

Car2Go (Daimler) & DriveNow (BMW) Carsharing Services May Merge

The carsharing divisions of Daimler and BMW — Car2Go and DriveNow, respectively — may end up being merged, if recent talks between the companies prove successful. That insight follows from an interview that Reuters conducted with an unnamed senior executive at one of the two German auto manufacturers. Notably, though, the official line is that this is all unfounded speculation — despite the unnamed source stating that talks were now in the “final” stages. Interestingly, the merged firm will be independently run separate from either of the two auto manufacturers — with the two firms simply staying on as […]