Mercedes -Benz is one of the oldest automobile brands in the world. The company was founded in 1926 by Daimler-Motoren -Gesellschaft by Gottlieb Daimler, sold their vehicles since 1899 under the name Mercedes, and the firm of Carl Benz. The automobile pioneer Benz announced in 1886 but on his three-wheeled motor car, which is considered the first car in history, a patent. Today Mercedes -Benz is known for premium cars and a brand of Daimler AG based in Stuttgart.