Mercedes-Benz is to produce a limited-edition electric version of its A-class, according to reports in the US. The “E-Cell” version of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class will debut at the Paris Motor Show, a spokesperson for the company told the New York Times. The vehicle, which will go on sale from early next year, will have a … Continued
Mercedes-Benz has officially released photos and details on the upcoming 2012 CLS-Class which will make its debut at the Paris motor show in October. The flared wheel arches along with the broad shoulder lines and a flattened nose give the CLS a far more muscular look than its sleeker predecessor. New technology on the CLS-Class … Continued
Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong have launched their flagship sports car SLS AMG in the city, making Hong Kong one of the first Asian markets to get the Gullwing super sports car within the first few weeks of its production. The car is the first Mercedes automobile designed in-house by AMG and is described by Mercedes as … Continued
Mercedes-Benz has passed Audi to become the second-best selling premium car brand for the first half of 2010, according to reports released in the last week. Mercedes posted a 13 percent rise in global sales for the month of June, enough to push it past Audi’s year to date sales, despite Audi having held the … Continued
Mercedes introduced a new armoured truck concept to the defence industry. The Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon Light Armoured Patrol Vehicle 6.X was shown off for the first time last month during Eurosatory 2010 in Paris. Running a high torque common rail diesel engine, the 6.X is capable of 150km/h speeds while being able to transport 1.3 tonnes … Continued
German tuning firm Kicherer has unveiled a new styling and performance package for the Mercedes SLS AMG. Known as the Black Edition, the Kicherer modified SLS AMG gets a matte black exterior, a front spoiler lip, a restyled rear diffuser and 20-inch RS-1 wheels. Other goodies include an adjustable sports suspension (with a lift feature), … Continued
The first details and images of the electric Mercedes SLS AMG E-Cell have leaked over the web last night. The Mercedes SLS AMG E-Cell, showing a bright yellow exterior paint job in these official images, is ready for its debut. Power for the E-Cell will be provided by four electric motors â€“ one at each … Continued
Kylie Minogueâ€™s car, which was given to her by her sister Dannii, is to be sold by British auction house Bonhams next month. The black 1999 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 will be sold as part of the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed sale on July 2. “We are delighted to have been appointed by the Minogue family … Continued
Mercedes-Benz has constructed an all-new â€œiPad Loungeâ€ in their state-of-the-art museum that is based in Stuttgart, Germany. It shows you technical information about scores of historical Mercedes models which went on display for the special â€œSuper Sports Car Exhibitionâ€ exhibits. Visitors have been able to test out the tablet device using this app since the … Continued
A Peugeot for the French President, a Mercedes for the German Chancellor and a Cadillac for the US President — a look at the powerful cars that transport the world’s most powerful people.
Mercedes-Benz AMG in cooperation with hi-fi specialist Bang & Olufsen have developed a custom-designed sound system for the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. The BeoSound AMG high-end sound system has a total output of 1,000 watts, eleven loudspeakers and customizable sound distribution. The music signals can be distributed to the driver’s seating position, the passenger’s seating position … Continued
German automaker Daimler has just released the details and images of the Mercedes Eurocopter EC145 helicopter which had its debut in Geneva. The Mercedes Eurocopter EC145 helicopter is built by EADS and has received the styling touch of the German carmaker. Designed at the automotive manufacturer’s studio in Como, Italy, the EC145 is a mid-sized, … Continued
Mercedes-Benz and Citroen have released pictures of new concept cars, days ahead of the models’ debut at Auto China. The Concept Shooting Break is a continuation of Mercedes-Benz’s exploration of the possibilities of the coupe and gives some indication of the direction the firm is likely to take in future design. The concept follows Mercedes’ … Continued
Joining the launch of the very popular Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, Mercedes-Benz have unveiled the SLS AMG GT3. Designed to comply with FIAâ€™s GT3 specifications, the SLS AMG GT3 is designed as a race car for â€œcustomers competing in sprints and long-distance racesâ€. Besides carrying a heftier price-tag, the SLS AMG Black Series will get a … Continued
Mercedes-Benz received about $2.5 million in lease or loan payments through its iPhone and smartphone apps, said Andreas Hinrichs, the companyâ€™s vice president of marketing. About $2 million came from the iPhone app launched six months ago and the rest from the smartphone options introduced in late February. The apps allow Mercedes-Benz financial customers to … Continued
Robb Reportâ€™s panel of 50 VIP judges have selected the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG as â€œ2010 Car of the Year.â€ In taking the award, the SLS AMG beat out 11 other worthy contenders to the throne. Robb Report’s Car of the Decade trophy has been awarded to the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport.
Daimler has unveiled today the official Mercedes SLS AMG F1 Safety Car which will have its debut in Bahrain in the middle of March. The Mercedes SLS AMG F1 Safety Car is the most powerful of its kind since the racing series began. Powered by the German power house’s 6.3-litre V8 engine, the Mercedes SLS … Continued
Ahead of the Geneva Motor Show (March 4 – 14), Mercedes-Benz has released pictures of its latest concept, a car with sliding rear doors. The F 800 Style research vehicle, dubbed the “sedan of tomorrow,” gives a glimpse into the vision that Mercedes Benz has for its future models. Most strikingly, the rear doors of … Continued
Speed boat makers Cigarette Racing have partnered with Mercedes tuning division AMG to release a speed boat together inspired by the new Mercedes SLS AMG.
The first in a series of Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG ads featuring Michael Schumacher was released today. It shows Schumacher driving the car through a tunnel at high speed, steering it off the road, up one wall, across the ceiling, down the other wall, before safely and smoothly getting the car back on the road.