Not many companies can legitimately celebrate a century of success, but Mercedes-Benz can. When it has been a hundred thirty five several years considering that the Benz Patent-Motorwagen adjusted the deal with of own transportation, the German automaker celebrated a distinctive anniversary this 7 days, specifically, 120 several years of the Mercedes model title and the female who impressed it. The formal date of the legendary mark was on April 2. The 11-calendar year-previous girl’s title, of program, was Mercedes, the daughter of Austrian businessman Emil Jellinek.
Residing in Nice, Jellinek registered Daimler vehicles for racing activities, the Mercedes 35 PS remaining 1 of them. But it was on April 2, 1900, that the Mercedes title initially graced the automobiles of Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft. The formal trademark was registered on June 23, 1902, but yet another 24 several years handed before the title morphed into Mercedes-Benz as we know it currently, next Daimler’s merger with Benz.