DaimlerChrysler is one of the world's leading automotive, transportation and services companies. Its passenger car brands include Mercedes-Benz, Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge and smart. Commercial vehicles are produced under the Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, Sterling, Thomas Built and Setra brands. It offers financial and other services through DaimlerChrysler Services. With 416.500 employees, DaimlerChrysler achieved 2000 revenues of 162,4 bn ?.