Mercedes-Benz E300 BlueTec Hybrid Africa to UK

A standard E300 BlueTec Hybrid Mercedes, fitted with the optional 21-gallon fuel tank traversed from Tangier in Morocco to the U.K. at Goodwood on a single tank of fuel.

S65 AMG Featured

Because the world is opulent enough, Mercedes decided to go and make an S-Class coupe, and by George is it a thing of beauty. The coupe will be pretty much the epitome of grand touring elegance.

The CLA250's Sport Package Plus Slider

It’s hard to tune someone out after they say the word “plus.” Mercedes-Benz recently announced the Sport Package Plus for its CLA250 entry-level sedan – and we were listening.

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Convertible Slider

Now that Mercedes-Benz’s entry-level positions for various markets are established by the A-Class, B-Class, or, as in the U.S., by the CLA four-door coupe, the new C-Class chassis (W205) will be positioned as a more premium family of cars including a cabriolet model.


Here we have the new C-Class wagon almost completely without camouflage covering it’s beautiful body panels. Like it? Well, if you’re lucky, it’ll come to a show room near you before the year is out. If you live in the US, honestly, you’re probably out of luck. Mercedes hasn’t stated explicitly that they’re shipping the […]

Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupé SUV

Mercedes broke new ground several years ago by introducing the CLS-Class four-door coupe. The company’s German competitors responded with the 6 Series Gran Coupe and the A7. BMW then couped-up the traditional sport utility vehicle with its X6 and X4 models. They probably won’t be alone for long, though. The house of the three-pointed star […]


There are certain things to which we all look forward: that unnecessarily slow walk to the front door after a great first date, the next episode of Top Gear, pay day … and AMG converting a standard Mercedes-Benz into a velvet-wrapped sledgehammer.

11 Mar 2014

Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (R 129, 1989 bis 2001), erste Generation (1989 bis 1995).

Whenever I watch television from the 1980s, I almost always end up saying, “Ugh … the clothing from back then looks awful!”  (I’m talking about you, “Golden Girls”!)  Couple loud colors and big shoulder pads with puffy, teased hairstyles, and the Reagan era comes across as an optical atrocity.  Some of the cars of the […]


Mercedes should be quite pleased with itself after looking at their sales numbers over the past month. In February they moved 22,609 cars. It’s the best February they’ve had ever. According to their “tooting-our-own-horn” press release, they bulk of sales came from the C-, E-, and M-Class model lines. That’s unsurprising considering those lines are […]


The world has been waiting for the 2015 S-Class Coupe for quite a while.  And now that it’s finally here, it’s hard to pay attention to it…as a whole. Mercedes-Benz can blame its own active curve tilting function. “The vehicle leans into bends much like a motorcyclist, thereby reducing the lateral acceleration acting on the […]