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The New Mercedes-Benz GLE 580 With Electrified V-8

The New Mercedes-Benz GLE 580 With Electrified V-8

The all- new Mercedes-Benz GLE introduced a host of new innovations that established new benchmarks in the industry. For example, the GLE is the first SUV in the Mercedes-Benz line up to introduce the revolutionary new E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL suspension – the world’s first 48-volt active suspension system. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz USA Partners with Mattel to Create a Toy Car That Challenges Gender Stereotypes

Mercedes-Benz USA Partners with Mattel to Create a Toy Car That Challenges Gender Stereotypes

ATLANTA--If you give a girl a toy car, would she imagine winning a race or would she trade it in for a tea set? According to researchers, most young girls would go for the tea set, thanks to beliefs formed at an early age that some toys are meant for boys and others for girls. To challenge these perceptions, Mercedes-B ... Continue reading

Auto Dealers React to President’s Decision to Label Imported Autos and Parts a National Security Threat

Auto Dealers React to President’s Decision to Label Imported Autos and Parts a National Security Threat

“The truth stands: imported autos and auto parts are simply not a national security threat," said AIADA President and CEO Cody Lusk. "Using this spurious claim as justification to force our trading partners into new negotiations will only create more uncertainty for America’s entire auto industry, including our cou ... Continue reading

Explore More With the Garmin Overlander, Enjoy Your Adventure Drives +VIDEO

Explore More With the Garmin Overlander, Enjoy Your Adventure Drives +VIDEO

Explore more with the Garmin® Overlander, a whole new navigation experience for adventure travelers OLATHE, Kan. May 17, 2019; Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. ... Continue reading

Management Changes at Mercedes-Benz Cars - USA, China And Russia

Management Changes at Mercedes-Benz Cars - USA, China And Russia

Nicholas Speeks will become new CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA and Head of Sales NAFTA Mercedes-Benz Cars. Jan Madeja will be Head of the Chinese sales company for passenger cars, Beijing Mercedes-Benz Sales Service. ... Continue reading

NHTSA: Most Deadly Cars To Drive In U.S.

NHTSA: Most Deadly Cars To Drive In U.S.

By Julie Blackley Small Cars and Sports Cars are the Most Deadly Occupant fatalities from car crashes occur almost twice as often in subcompact cars and sports cars compared to the average vehicle, according to the latest study from the U.S. Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) and more than 25 million cars from t ... Continue reading

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4Matic EQ Review by Andrew Frankl

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4Matic EQ Review by Andrew Frankl

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4Matic EQ Review By Andrew Frankl European Bureau Chief The Auto Channel I have three regular partners at the Belvedere Tennis Club. One is a heart surgeon, one a former diplomat and one who works for a major oil company. ... Continue reading

2019 Spanish Grand Prix - Sunday

2019 Spanish Grand Prix - Sunday

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport win in Barcelona Lewis took his 76th career victory today - his third of the 2019 season and fourth at the Spanish Grand Prix Valtteri finished the Spanish Grand Prix in P2, completing a 1-2 for the team Lewis claimed his fifth fastest lap in Spain, equaling Italy for the most he’s sc ... Continue reading

NHTSA Safety Recalls Indexed May 13, 2019

NHTSA Safety Recalls Indexed May 13, 2019

Recalled Vehicles: Ford; RAM; Mercedes-Benz; BMW; Jeep; Tiffin Bus; Thomas Built; Freightliner; Kenworth; Peterbuilt; Road Rescue; Genie; Newmar; Supreme; Labrie; Eldorado; Hackney; Yamaha ... Continue reading

Does Green Matter To You? Find Greenest And Most Fuel Efficient Vehicles: Including MPG, Air Pollution Score and Greenhouse Gas Score By Make, Year and Exact Model

Does Green Matter To You? Find Greenest And Most Fuel Efficient Vehicles: Including MPG, Air Pollution Score and Greenhouse Gas Score By Make, Year and Exact Model

This Green Vehicle Guide will help you find the most fuel-efficient (MPG) car or truck that meets your vehicle needs. ... Continue reading

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Now on Sale

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Now on Sale

The new Mercedes-Benz GLS is available to order, with prices starting from £73,995 OTR for the GLS 400 d AMG Line Premium. The GLS 400 d features a 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine, which produces 330 hp and 700 Nm of torque. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz EQC Electrified Mercedes Hits The Road

Mercedes-Benz EQC Electrified Mercedes Hits The Road

Stuttgart May 6, 2019; EQC (electricity consumption combined: 20.8 – 19.7 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 0 g/km)* *Electric energy consumption and range have been determined on the basis of Regulation (EC) No. 692/2008. ... Continue reading

2019 Mercedes-Benz E 450 4MATIC Review By Larry Nutson - Luxury and Innovation

2019 Mercedes-Benz E 450 4MATIC Review By Larry Nutson - Luxury and Innovation

I say the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E 450 4MATIC is exhilarating to drive, whether in be on city streets, along an interstate or carving through some scenic back roads, a very well balanced car that can go from the sublime to the aggressive. Mercedes say the E-Class Sedan (and Wagon) are the most advanced vehicles in the Merc ... Continue reading

F1 - 1000th Race, Nicholas Frankl Shares Memories

F1 - 1000th Race, Nicholas Frankl Shares Memories

I don’t recall much of my first F1 championship race. It was May 1971, Monaco (where else you, might say) and I was traveling with my yet-to-be-discovered twin sister, Annabelle, who was still ‘cooking’ beside me inside our mother, June. ... Continue reading

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