The new car was to be sold in France; but another company had already licensed the exclusive use of Damier name in France. Emil Jellinek, an Austrian business partner, was the Daimier representative in France.
To get around the existing license for the Damier name in France, the decision was made to name the new car after Emil Jellinek's oldest daughter - Mercedes. Despite their professional interest in each other, Benz and Daimler never met. In fact, Daimler died in , before the Mercedes name was given to the new car. The Daimler company continued to do business after its founder died. The Daimler and Benz companies both suffered a downturn during the economic depression after World War I.
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To strengthen their chances of survival, the companies merged to form Mercedes-Benz in By that time, Benz was no longer closely involved with the operation of the business, although he continued to receive recognition for his accomplishments as an automotive pioneer. His cars were collected by museums, and he was honored with a special procession of hundreds of automobiles from the city of Heidelberg to his home in Ladenburg in On that occasion, a number of prominent people made speeches in his honor and proclaimed him the inventor of the automobile.
Two days later, on April 4, , Benz died at his home in Ladenburg. German inventor Carl Benz is one of the many individuals given credit for the creation of the first automobile. In he invented the motorized tricycle, which became the first "horseless carriage" to be driven by an internal combustion engine. Benz's contributions to automotive design also included the creation of such features as a carburetor and an electrical ignition system. Although later automotive innovators such as Henry Ford turned the car into a more successful product for the general public, Benz is remembered for his inventive genius and his groundbreaking work to create and market the first commercial automobile.
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They had five children. He was a pioneer of internal-combustion engines and automobile development. He invented the high-speed liquid petroleum fueled engine.
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