In 1990 a cooperation contract was signed, in 1999 DaimlerChrysler AG then bought a 51 percent share, becoming majority shareholder, becoming sole owner in 2005.
Today Mercedes-AMG GmbH has a staff of over 1100 in Affalterbach. The endeavour to reach top performance, precision and efficiency is part of the professional self-conception of AMG. Every AMG High-Performance car promises exceptional performance, fascinating driving enjoyment and the highest level of quality right down to the last detail.
In the framework of the "AMG Performance 50" strategy, every new AMG model aspires to be the market leader in terms of fuel consumption and emission levels. Many AMG vehicles are already today "best in class" in terms of fuel consumption, emissions, top power output and torque.