Althoughthese rumors have been around before, they refuse to die, and there may be goodreason for that. Following last year's partnership agreement that will provideAston Martin with Mercedes-AMG technology, it seems that parent company,Daimler, is still interested in purchasing a larger stake in the Britishautomaker. Currently, the Germans own five percent of the company, butaccording to Car and Driver, they are now looking to expand that number.
A deal like this could provide Aston with a further boost for its modellineup, gaining further AMG technology and platforms for its future vehicles. Thisnews joins reports claiming that Daimler is also looking to take over Italianmotorcycle manufacturer, MV Agusta.