Johann Puch registered his Styrian bicycle factory.
- 1900: First car built by Puch.
- 1904: Puch motorcylces
- 1928: Puch and Austro Daimler
(who started by building Daimler cars under licence)
merged to form Austro Daimler Puch Werke AG.
Austro Daimler Puch and Steyr Works merge to
form Steyr Daimler Puch AG.
- 1952: First scooters.
- 1954: First mopeds.
Puch 500 car, based on the Fiat 500 but
with 2-cylinder 500cc Puch engine.
It is hard to believe but the car was successfully rallied!
- 1959: Haflinger.
Pinzgauer 4×4 and 6×6.
production in cooperation with Mercedes Benz.
VW Transporter Syncro (4x4)
production (to 1992).
Motorcycle and bicycle business sold to Piaggio of Italy.
built the Chrysler Voyager
(Daimler Chrysler bought out Eurostar in 1999).
Production of Jeep
Grand Cherokees, LHD and all RHD models.
Production of Mercedes Benz E-class 4MATIC (4x4).
Steyr Daimler Puch AG bought by Magna Int. Inc..
- - from Steyr and other sources.
Steyr sold the Pinzgauer production facilities
to Automotive Technic Ltd. of Aldershot, Hampshire;
the former importer for Pinzgauer in England had a contract
from the [British] Army
for new Pinzgauers.
- ( 2005: Stewart and Stevenson
acquired Automotive Technic.
2006: Armor Holdings bought Stewart and Stevenson.
2007: BAE Systems bought Armor Holdings and
thus Stewart and Stevenson.)