It’s fitting that the man in the clip below is called Shmee. That’s probably the sound he made when he first put the hammer down in the Gemballa-modified Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren. The legendary tuner of Porsches tweaked the hypercar’s ECU, bumping the 5.4-liter supercharged V8′s output up to 666 horsepower. Of course, it also customized […]

Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 by Vath Slider

Just follow these two simple steps, and then you can boast to all your friends that you are cooler than they are.

Brabus CLA45 AMG

The new Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class has been doing well — so well, in fact, that the company has added a third shift at the Hungarian factory that builds them in order to meet demand for the sedan. Brabus has taken the baby Benz and done what it does so well: tune it.

W211 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG with 3-inch Exhaust Featured

You are about to hear the magic that occurs when someone puts a full three-inch exhaust and C63 mufflers on a W211 E63 AMG. It is a beautiful phenomenon when a car can move you just as vigorously with its exhaust noise as it can when it’s slamming your skull back into the headrest. Cheers […]


This first set of Photos of the Week comes from forum member “WhoaDude“. When he posted these images into our C63 AMG Picture Thread, fellow users immediately praised it with their words and emoticons. They also asked about his grille, to which he replied, “It’s an OEM 2012 grille (part number 2048802483) that I ordered online from” As […]

W211 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Featured

Some people on here fancy their Benzes as much as Tom Hanks fancied food and water in Cast Away. That’s the kind of passion we admire, and that’s the kind of passion that has made its way into this edition of “Photos of the Week”. These videos and photos come from forum member GunMoto, who easily […]


If you’re into the idea of passing through the pearly gates, you probably have a concept of how you would like to cross through them. One category of people I know would like to enter them while being greeted by the smiling faces of friends and family. Another category of people I know would prefer […]


Mercedes-Benz has cooked up a snack-sized container of alphabet soup: the 2015 GLA45 AMG. Its hand-built, direct-injected and turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine serves up 355 horsepower and 332 lb.-ft. of torque.  Those figures make it “the most powerful series-production four-cylinder engine in the world.”  AMG’s 4MATIC all-wheel-drive and SPEEDSHIFT DCT dual-clutch seven-speed transmission digest that […]


Welcome to this week’s edition of the AMG Monday Morning Wake-Up Call. Today we’re serving up to 119.6 dB of exhaust noise. Belting out your morning song is a Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG fitted with an Fi Exhaust system, which is comprised of catless downpipes leading to an x-pipe that dumps into “Valvetronic” rear mufflers finished […]


Equipped with a 360-horsepower 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine (the most powerful production four-cylinder engine in the world), the Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG’s strength will never be called into question. That doesn’t mean the A45 AMG is immune to engineering companies looking to boost it even further. One of those companies is mcchip-dkr. Their stage-one tune constitutes a […]