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Abu-Dhabi Company To Take 9.1 percent stake in Daimler AG

Abu-Dhabi Company To Take 9.1 percent stake in Daimler AG

Aabar Investment PJSC has announced it will pay almost 2 billion euro (approx. $2.72 billion) to take a 9.1 percent stake in Daimler AG, the parent company of the Mercedes-Benz luxury marque. This will make Aabar Mercedes-Benz' largest single shareholder. Aabar is itself an investment vehicle... read more

March 23, 2009 by  -
 
Mercedes-Benz SLK 2LOOK

Mercedes-Benz SLK '2LOOK' Edition Says Opposites Attract

Opposites attract. So sang Paula Abdul back before she was reduced to incoherent babbling on American Idol and drunk appearances on morning news shows. Mercedes agrees with... read more March 5, 2009 by 


 
Mercedes SLS Spy Shot

Mercedes SLS Resurrects Spirit Of Iconic '50s 300SL

Mercedes is reviving the spirit of its hugely famous 300SL ("Gullwing") roadster of five decades ago in a new roadster set to debut in the fall at the Frankfurt Motor Show... read more March 2, 2009 by  1


 
Heidi Montag atop a Camaro

Link Love From The Car Connection: Mercedes Gullwing FAIL, GM's Aim Is Off, And Who Is This Heidi Montag Person Anyway?

Thursday is like an amuse-bouche: not quite Friday, but tantalizingly close. Here are some links to keep you occupied while we finish watching Top Chef on TIVO. Cue the sad... read more February 26, 2009 by 


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe

2009 New York Show: 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe Joins Sedan

•    What is it: The two-door flavor of the newly revamped E-Class •    Key facts: Same engine lineup as the sedan, at launch; convertible due in 2010 •    On... read more February 17, 2009 by 


 
Repo Man

Madoff Employee Stuck With Mercedes-Benz S550

When explaining the difference between a schlemiel and a schlemazel, folks often use the analogy of two guys in a restaurant: the schlemiel is the guy who trips carrying a... read more January 30, 2009 by 


 
Mercedes SLK Gullwing

Link Love From The Car Connection: Laser Guns, Winged Cars, And Marketing Decisions From Bizarro World

A handful of mixed nuts for your Thursday newsday snack: The wheels of politics: Congress wants to put you behind the wheel of a new car, and our elected officials are... read more January 29, 2009 by 


 
2009 Mercedes Benz S Class 5.5L V8 RWD

Mercedes-Benz Wins Award For First Lithium-Ion In Production Car

With the introduction of its S400 BlueHYBRID occurring this summer, Mercedes is set to become the first automaker to offer extremely efficient lithium-ion battery technology... read more January 19, 2009 by 


 
Mercedes Star

Veggie Across America: Trial, Error, Stupidity, And Success.

Attempting to drive to Los Angeles and back in an old car with over 330,000 miles (the odometer has stopped countless times over its life, so true mileage is probably above... read more January 18, 2009 by  3


 
Mercedes Star

Veggie Across America: 1982 Benz 300TD Gets Makeover

In addition to driving 3,000 miles on waste vegetable oil in an old-skool Benz that I converted, the December cross-country adventure had an admittedly vain component; a... read more January 18, 2009 by  1


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz G Class 4WD 4-door 5.5L Audio System

Happy Birthday To Ute: Mercedes G-Wagen turns 30

On February 5th, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class (or G-Wagen, short for Geländewagen, or cross-country vehicle) turns 30. And, incredibly, it sits on its original chassis and... read more January 16, 2009 by 


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz E Class 4-door Sedan 3.0L BlueTec RWD Angular Front Exterior View

Car and Driver Predicts Dim Future For Diesels In America

My oil burning heart beat appreciably slower last night as I read through Car and Driver's February article entitled "Long Rangers." The test of four gas/electric hybrid... read more January 14, 2009 by  6


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Stirling Moss

2009 Detroit Show: Stirling Moss SLR

Mercedes-Benz says it's celebrating the end of the production run of its SLR McLaren with a final edition that's stripped down, stoked up and named for the most famous racer... read more January 10, 2009 by 


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz Concept BlueZERO

2009 Detroit Show: Benz Concept BlueZERO

Mercedes-Benz has an idea of what its zero-emissions future will look like--and it's going to take the form of the Concept BlueZERO, a small hatchback with big interior room... read more January 10, 2009 by  1


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Preview

With more ridges and more resistors, the 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is certainly the edgiest and most technologically complex mid-size sedan ever produced by the German... read more January 10, 2009 by 


 
Mercedes versus Shuanghuan

Mercedes Hits The Wall

Last month, Mercedes-Benz USA shelled out almost $29 million to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, after being fined for the poor fuel efficiency of its... read more January 7, 2009 by  2


 
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