The winter test season in northern Scandinavia comes to an end with a big bang: Here’s the first shots of the future Mercedes C-class, showing the model completely free from camouflage and in showroom trim. The C-class is due to hit the market in late 2013 or early 2014. While so far development engineers at [...]
Content Provided Courtesy of Benz-Insider Hildesheim-based tuner KTW Tuning has just outed a C63 AMG-based beast with obvious Black Series influences and aspirations. The tuned car comes with a tweaked engine that gets an output of just a shade under 518 horsepower (386 kW rating, per EU standards). KTW has also disabled the Vmax speed limiter [...]
It’s been a few weeks since the Super Bowl, and its equally anticipated commercials, aired. During the game, Mercedes- Benz ran a short starring Willem Dafoe, Kate Upton, Usher, and newcomer Sebastian Deacon aimed at highlighting the glamorous, and seductive, lifestyle that accompanies Mercedes ownership. As the devil, Dafoe tempts a young Deacon but is [...]
Eyewitnesses recently reported seeing a new Mercedes-Benz prototype. According to Motor Authority, the car is the new C-Class which will be available sometime in 2014. The source stated that it will be manufactured in the Tuscaloosa Plant in Alabama. Apparently, the design of the new car is not much different from its predecessor. However, the [...]
Looking like an art car reminiscent of the ones popularized by BMW, German tuner mcchip-dkr has managed to turn the already great C63 AMG into a car that packs both a visual and a performance wallop.
Upon first sight of this tuner car, what grabs your eye are the decidedly eye-catching graphics, courtesy of CoverEFX. While the graphics package will definitely be loathed by some, it does give the beastly C63 AMG a whimsical look that will make you think that it’s a cute designer car with fancy 20-inch wheels.
This lovely slab of silver is the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Edition 507. Essentially, this is the C-Class for the guy who wants the power of the Black Series without the racy styling. As you might expect, “507″ refers to the amount of power it makes. If you’re thinking this would be an amazing sleeper, you’re [...]
Mercedes has just dropped the details on the upcoming E-Class, but the C-Class is due for a update soon as well. The features offered by the latest C-Class are supposed to give it a more modern attitude as it goes up against BMW’s stalwart 3-Series. Mercedes is reportedly trying do away with the concept that the C-Class is an old car. To that end, they’ve made a number of enhancements to make it more appealing to the next generation of car buyers.
Content provided courtesy of Benz-Insider An autocar.co.uk report revealed that a new turbo-charged V8 engine may be being developed by AMG for the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG. Unnamed sources have indicated that the naturally-aspirated 6.2-L V8 engine on the C-Class will be replaced with a turbo-charged 4.0-L V8 engine by AMG. The new V8 engine will [...]
These two cars are not competitors. At all. Anyone considering the Mercedes C63 AMG is probably not weighing it against the Mustang GT500. That said… Who wouldn’t want to see them in a drag race? Besides massive difference in luxury, the two cars have a remarkable amount in common. They both pack V8s under the [...]
Choosing between these two is like the Sophie’s choice of modern Mercedes. On one hand you have the CLK63 AMG Black. The guys at AMG finally decided that America was ready for a full-fat sportscar and brought it over in 2008. 500hp and 465 lb-ft of torque later, it won the hearts and minds of [...]