DaimlerChrysler AG (DCAG) will invest $600 million in a major expansion at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama, site to double production for the next generation Mercedes-Benz M-Class sport utility vehicle, it was announced today. The expansion is expected to generate up to 2,000 new jobs and could double production capacity from 80,000 units to roughly 160,000 units at the Tuscaloosa facility.