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.
Specially designed and crafted to compliment the SLS AMG, the Santoni driving shoes are certified by the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile. Currently available in classic black, these shoes will soon be available in a variety of colors to match your luxurious car.
Mercedes-Benz is now offering special editions of the SL and SLK, both of which feature a stylish interior with numerous sophisticated highlights. Both of these new special models combine the advantages of a roadster with those of a coupe, and are both thoroughbred sports cars and comfortable everyday cars. The SL Night Edition is not … Continued
Where else but Dubai would Mercedes-Benz’s AMG show a special edition of the SLS AMG sports car with a bespoke livery called AMG Desert Gold? Every chrome accent on the regular SLS has been dipped in a glossy black finish to accentuate the matte gold paintjob. Black wheels continue the unique color scheme. Inside, designers … Continued
Mercedes-Benz have worked with famed fashion photographer Nick Knight to shoot the newest Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG campaign. Given a completely open brief, the english photographer teamed up with Gareth Pugh and model Julia Stegner to create a completely modern aesthetic fitting of the new vehicle, and the brands own aesthetic.
Car maker Mercedes-Benz will debut new in-car technology that allows multiple media to be shown on one screen at Los Angeles Auto Show 2009. The technology will dramatically increase the safety of in-car entertainment by limiting multimedia images to the passenger. Splitview delivers multiple images from one screen, depending on the direction from which the … Continued
Excitingly sensible, sporty and attractive: itâ€™s the new special model of the A-Class by Mercedes-Benz. With design features reserved only for this edition, plus extensive, high-grade appointments, the Special Edition 2009 is not only eye-catching. It also combines the well-proven basic virtues of this compact Mercedes-Benz model with more than a touch of passion.
Mercedes-Benz has launched the new S400 hybrid model: the first series-production Mercedes-Benz passenger car with hybrid drive and the world’s first car with a lithium-ion battery. “The S400 HYBRID is a major milestone on our road towards emission-free mobility”, says Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of Daimler AG and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Cars.
The slogan for the new E-Class is â€œwelcome homeâ€. Itâ€™s a promise for Mercedesâ€™ owner. Just by getting in and closing the door, you can find a totally different world where the rush of everyday life is replaced by an overriding feeling of comfort and relaxation. Elegant forms, fine materials, attractive colours, comfortable seats and … Continued
The Geneva Motor Show is one of the 5 major auto shows in the world, the only one in Europe that takes place every year, always in early springtime. Rolf Studer, General Manager of the Show, said: “We know it is of key importance to offer automobile manufacturers an attractive platform which guarantees them an … Continued
With the new E-Class, Mercedes-Benz is presenting the first car in the world whose headlamps adapt to the traffic situation and respond automatically to avoid dazzling other drivers. It is also a very safe car, as well as being well-equipped, stylish and comfortable, with the option of night vision and radar-assisted brake mitigation. Moreover, thanks … Continued
Two customized Mercedes-Benz SL600, Luxury Crystal Benz, studded with 300,000 Swarovski crystal glass, are displayed at the pavilion of custom car accessory company Garson/D.A.D at Tokyo Auto Salon 2009 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, east of Tokyo, January 9, 2009. The annual auto show, which showcases custom cars and accessories for cars, will be held … Continued
The latest entrant to the SLR range is the Stirling Moss, a sports car inspired by the Mercedes 300 SLRs driven by racing legend Sterling Moss in the â€˜50s. It might be the last SLR from the duo. The Mercedes SLR Stirling Moss enjoys the same supercharged V8 engine that allows the roadster to achieve … Continued
Christmas is coming. You may say: â€œitâ€™s November! Why are you talking about Christmas already?â€, and of course youâ€™re right , but if you want to buy something special for your kids, you canâ€™t wait until last moment. Mercedes has unveiled an exclusive range of gifts for the upcoming festivities, like this cute Bobby Benz … Continued
The entrants for the 2008 Design Los Angeles Challenge have been officially released, with the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Center of North America unveiling the Formula Zero. Built around the theme of motor sports racing in the year 2025, the Formula Zero concept aims to combine “the thrill of Formula One, the track dynamics of the … Continued