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2008 Mercedes-Benz Concept FASCINATION Hits Paris

2008 Mercedes-Benz Concept FASCINATION Hits Paris

Long the purveyor of impossibly elegant hardtop coupes like the CL550, Mercedes takes "sense and sensuousness"--Jane Austen is surely rolling in her grave--to a new level in its concept FASCINATION coupe, an early predictor of the next E-Class lineup due in 2010. The mechanicals are based on a... read more

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2000 Mercedes ML430

Mercedes Issues Second Recall for M-Class Power Steering

The first-generation Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUV is undergoing a second recall for problems with its power steering. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)... read more September 26, 2008 by  0

2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC

'09 Benz BlueTEC Vehicles Get Big Tax Credits

Big news for Mercedes trio of BlueTEC diesels; Uncle Sam has graced the ML 320 BlueTEC, GL 320 BlueTEC, and R 320 BlueTEC with diesel consumer tax credits. Going on sale... read more September 19, 2008 by  3

Charlie Rangel Benz

Charlie Rangel's Deadbeat Benz Sparks Ire

While you've been renting a storage bin somewhere to keep your prize 240Z "project car," House Rep. Charlie Rangel (D.-New York) has been using a spot in Washington at the... read more September 18, 2008 by  2

2009 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid

2009 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid: Lithium-Ion Hits the Streets

With the advent of its new S400 Hybrid, Mercedes-Benz says it has the greenest internal-combustion-powered luxury sedan on the planet. It may sound like a mouthful, but each... read more September 17, 2008 by  2

Mercedes BlueEfficiency four-cylinder diesel

Benz Shows Off New BlueEFFICIENCY Diesel

Making even its recent V-6, aluminum block diesel (E320 BlueTEC, ML 320 BlueTEC, GL320 BlueTEC, and R320 BlueTEC) a thing of the past, Mercedes-Benz is set to rattle the... read more September 12, 2008 by  1

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLC Spy Shots

Spy Shots: 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLC

AMG engineers have begun hot-weather tests of a production-spec prototype of the 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLC gullwing supercar in the California desert. It was just over a year... read more August 19, 2008 by  0

Mercedes-Benz Attention Assist

Benz "Attention Assist" Targets Drowsy Drivers

We've all been there--cruising at 80 mph down a deserted highway, air conditioning full blast, stereo nearly the same, desperately trying to stay awake until a Starbucks... read more August 11, 2008 by  0

2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC

Benz Diesels Make Tax-Cut Cut, Too

Last week we told you the Volkswagen Jetta diesels were eligible for a federal tax credit because they get such good fuel-economy ratings. This morning it's Mercedes-Benz... read more August 11, 2008 by  0

2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC

Benz Pulling the Plug on Hybrid ML-Class?

Mercedes-Benz might have to postpone--or even cancel--the arrival of the hybrid M-Class SUV, over a dispute with onetime battery supplier Cobasys. The hometown newspaper for... read more August 7, 2008 by  0

2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

Mercedes-Benz Goes HD--Radio, That Is

That spiffy new diesel 2009 Mercedes-Benz GL 320CDI you're eyeing will come with HD Radio technology--along with many of its Stuttgart-bred brethren, as Benz applies the new... read more August 4, 2008 by  3

2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

Off-Road with the 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

Yesterday, had its first short stint behind the wheel of the new 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK. This morning, after a brief autobahn run southeast from... read more July 24, 2008 by  0

2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

First Drive: 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

Earlier this year at the Detroit auto show, Mercedes-Benz showed us its new GLK, a compact SUV with a crisp shape and the promise of city-sized utility. This week, I'm over... read more July 23, 2008 by  0

2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK

2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK Gets Glass Roof

Mercedes-Benz is in the midst of torture testing its retractable-glass-roofed 2009 SLK in the desert. One can only wonder if the engineers on board are being torture-tested... read more July 14, 2008 by  2

2009 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series

Benz Goes Back to Black with SL65 AMG

You knew it wouldn't take long: last year we brought you the new 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL range, and before the ink is dry on those road tests, Benz has ushered in a Black... read more July 11, 2008 by  0

2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC Preview

Mercedes-Benz Maps Out 20 Percent Fuel Economy Boost

While a wide range of powertrain possibilities, including gasoline and diesel hybrids along with fuel cells, are possible over the long term, the German automaker plans to... read more July 7, 2008 by  5


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