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World Premiere For The Fourth Generation SMART Electric Drive - Electrification Of All Smart Models

World Premiere For The Fourth Generation SMART Electric Drive - Electrification Of All Smart Models

STUTTGART/PARIS - September 25, 2016: The new smart electric drive* is making electric mobility more attractive than ever. This is because it combines the agility of a smart with emission-free driving – the ideal combination for urban mobility. This is the fourth-generation electric smart, which is now available in a ... Continue reading

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Washington DC August 12, 2016; The AIADA online newsletter reported that according to the website Priceonomics the Toyota brand and its gas-electric hybrid Prius are the winners in keeping maintenance costs low in the long run and luxury brands like BMW and Mercedes-Benz are on the high end of maintenance costs. Over t ... Continue reading

The smart Roadshow travels to Orange County this weekend

The smart Roadshow travels to Orange County this weekend

ATLANTA - August 10, 2016: The smart fortwo is rolling into Orange County this weekend to give city dwellers a few 'smart' options for their travels on the 405. At The Shops at Mission Viejo on Saturday, August 13th and Sunday August 14th from 10 a.m – 6 p.m., participants can see firsthand how the smart fortwo could ... Continue reading

smart Offering Brabus Sport Package for 2017

smart Offering Brabus Sport Package for 2017

New BRABUS Sport Package available on smart fortwo coupe and cabrio ATLANTA - August 6, 2016: BRABUS is returning to the smart lineup in the U.S. market, featuring a sport package on fortwo coupe and cabrio models. Available as a $1,900 option, the BRABUS Sport Package allows customers to further customize their smart ... Continue reading

First Drive Review: 2016 Smart fortwo and Smart forfour DCT by Henny Hemmes +VIDEO

First Drive Review: 2016 Smart fortwo and Smart forfour DCT by Henny Hemmes +VIDEO

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor COLOGNE - July 12, 2015: The Smart fortwo and forfour models made their world debut in Paris last year and are already successful in Europe.(LINK TO FIRST DRIVE) Following the US and Chinese premieres in Europe, both countries will have to wait somewhat longer. But by then, it wil ... Continue reading

The 2016 smart Roadshow travels to Atlanta this weekend

The 2016 smart Roadshow travels to Atlanta this weekend

ATLANTA, July 6, 2016 -- The smart fortwo is rolling into Atlanta this weekend to show city dwellers how to make their commute a 'smart' one. At Lenox Mall on Saturday, July 9th and Sunday July 10th from 10 a.m – 6 p.m., participants will have the chance to experience how the smart fortwo can help them defeat Atlanta ... Continue reading

June 2016 Mercedes-Benz USA Sales - Best Ever

June 2016 Mercedes-Benz USA Sales - Best Ever

ATLANTA, July 1, 2016 -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported June sales of 28,473 vehicles, which closes out the second-quarter at 162,777 year-to-date. Mercedes-Benz Vans also reported best-ever June sales with 3,085 units, and smart reported 407 units, bringing MBUSA grand total to 31,965 vehicles for the month, ... Continue reading

The 2016 smart Roadshow travels to D.C. this weekend

The 2016 smart Roadshow travels to D.C. this weekend

ATLANTA, June 30, 2016 -- This weekend the smart fortwo is rolling into the Woodrow Wilson Plaza in Washington, DC on Saturday, July 2nd and Sunday, July 3rd from 10 a.m – 6 p.m. to show city dwellers how to make their city driving experience a smart one. As a city known for its traffic problems, smart is stopping ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Announces Pricing On All-new smart fortwo Cabrio

Mercedes-Benz Announces Pricing On All-new smart fortwo Cabrio

Mercedes-Benz offering most affordable convertible on the market Atlanta. June 29, 2016; Mercedes-Benz USA today announced pricing for the 2017 smart fortwo cabrio. Arriving in U.S. dealers this fall, the smart fortwo cabrio will start at just $18,900, launching as the most affordable convertible on the market. A twina ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, growing EV hype is not only strange and unsettling but good for Big Oil and very dangerous for America. Big Power has aligned itself with Big Oil to take American eyes off of a quick, easy and very doable solution to rid the United States' of its addiction to both foreign and domestic oil based fuels ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz USA Reports May 2016 Sales

Mercedes-Benz USA Reports May 2016 Sales

ATLANTA, June 1, 2016 -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported May sales of 29,299 vehicles, down 1.0% for the month. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported 2,848 units, and smart reported 420 units for the month, bringing MBUSA grand total to 32,567 vehicles for the month and 149,167 sold year-to-date. "Sales continue at a st ... Continue reading

International Automakers in America: Building More Than Cars

International Automakers in America: Building More Than Cars

Washington DC May 12, 2016; The growth of international automakers and dealers in the U.S. is an American success story. It's a story about American jobs and the profound economic impact of a $73 billion investment in the U.S. economy. It's also about providing American consumers with an abundance of vehicle choices th ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz April 2016 US Sales - All-time Best April Sales

Mercedes-Benz April 2016 US Sales - All-time Best April Sales

ATLANTA, May 3, 2016 -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported best-ever April sales with 29,236 vehicles sold, up 0.2% for the month. Vans reported 2,589 units, and smart reported 466 units for the month, bringing MBUSA grand total to 32,291 vehicles for the month and 116,600 sold year-to-date. "We are heading into ... Continue reading

Dr. Dieter Zetsche Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars "We are and will continue to be the pioneers of mobility."

Dr. Dieter Zetsche Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars "We are and will continue to be the pioneers of mobility."

BERLIN, April 6, 2016 -- "2015 was the most successful year in the history of Daimler AG," states Dr. Manfred Bischoff, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG, when welcoming the expected approximately 6,000 visitors to today's Annual Shareholders' Meeting at the CityCube in Berlin. "This success is no acciden ... Continue reading

Most And Least Expensive Places In USA To Own a Car

Most And Least Expensive Places In USA To Own a Car

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2016 -- There's a $7,216 cost difference between owning a car in Michigan and New Hampshire, finds a new study from personal finance website GOBankingRates.com. The study considered the costs of six key factors affecting the expenses of owning a vehicle in all 50 U.S. states and the District of C ... Continue reading

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