Car Distributors Assembly Ltd. begins producing vehicles under contract to
Daimler-Benz AG acquires a 50.1 % share in United Cars and Diesel
Distributors (UCDD). The company is registered as Mercedes-Benz of South
Africa (Pty) Ltd (MBSA).
Expansion of the plant: first right-hand drive models of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.
The 100,000th C-Class rolls off the assembly line.
Production launch of the current C-Class.
Investment decision for the production of the successor generation of the C-Class.
More than 60,000 cars produced for the first time.