DaimlerChrysler intends to launch its first global e-bond in the near future, subject to market conditions. The company has selected Goldman, Sachs & Co. to lead-manage the offering. The e-bond offering is expected to be approximately $1.5 billion.

The issuing entity of the e-bonds will be DaimlerChrysler North America Holding Corporation. The bonds will be guaranteed by DaimlerChrysler AG.