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Revisiting the Mercedes-Benz 500 Okay Particular Roadster

The Mercedes-Benz 500 Okay Particular Roadster was on prime of the posh automotive phase available on the market when it got here out within the 1930s. The automotive made its most up-to-date look once more on the Concours d’Class, which reminds us simply how spectacular it’s as much as this present day. The Mercedes-Benz 500 Okay Particular Roadster was launched on the 1934 Berlin Motor Present with a manufacturing facility designation “W29”. The “500 Okay” in its title stands for “Sort 500 Kompressor (German for supercharger)”. The automotive spawned eight totally different physique variations and the Particular Roadster was the range-topping trim of the collection. Solely 29 500 Okay Particular Roadsters had been ever made, which makes it very uncommon. The 500 Okay mannequin’s manufacturing on the Sindelfingen plant of Mercedes was overseen by Hermann Ahrens beneath the particular automotive development division based in 1932. The mannequin later paved method for the....




Mercedes-Benz G-Class Vs BMW X6: Which Midsize SUV Greatest Represents German Engineering?

It’s no secret that the Germans at all times had a expertise for creating really spectacular machines. Each the BMW X6 and the Mercedes-Benz G-Class stand true to that narrative and are every a worthy illustration of that reality. Nevertheless, like in each monarchy, there can solely be one true king whom the throne solely belongs to. So, between the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the BMW X6, which midsize SUV can really declare the mantle of the king of German Engineering? Barring the value level, each these beasts are virtually an identical, with one usually gaining a marginal benefit over the opposite. They each come outfitted with highly effective V-Eight engines with the X6 gaining a slight benefit due to its 567-hp Four.Four-liter engine over the 563-hp 5.5-liter engine of the G-Class. Each SUVs function an all-wheel-drive drivetrain however as soon as once more, the BMW X6 features a small benefit....




New Mercedes-Benz B-Class Will Debut At Paris Auto Present In October

After seeing the next-generation Mercedes-Benz B-Class minivan in a collection of spy photographs, it’s lastly taking off its camouflaged wraps on the Paris Auto Present on October 2, 2018. Based on Mercedes, the B-Class can be becoming a member of the brand new Mercedes-AMG A35, Mercedes-AMG 43 Four-Door Coupe, Mercedes-Benz EQC, Mercedes-Benz GLE and new Good idea automotive on the Paris occasion. To this point, Mercedes is mum on the options of the automobile. The spy photographs don’t reveal a lot about it too. The official assertion of the corporate solely says that the B-Class can be extra spacious inside. In fact, it’s already on condition that it is going to be extra dynamic and agile than the outgoing mannequin however we shouldn’t anticipate a lot from it since it’s a minivan in spite of everything. The B-Class can be driving on the MFA2 front-wheel-drive platform of Mercedes. Included within the lineup of....




New Mercedes-Benz CLA On account of Arrive within the US Subsequent 12 months

New Mercedes-Benz CLA spied by Motor1. When there was a affirmation in regards to the arrival of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan, there have been speculations that the Mercedes-Benz CLA will probably be discontinued within the US. Nevertheless, it will unlikely be the case. In line with RoadShow, the approaching of the A-Class Sedan available in the market is not going to sign the tip of the CLA’s manufacturing. The supply claimed new mannequin of the CLA will probably be on sale subsequent yr. With that, the automotive will proceed to be supplied in US dealerships alongside the A-Class Sedan and the redesigned GLA. Mercedes is trying to make the CLA because the extra upscale model of the A-Class. That’s just like the therapy made by the luxurious automotive model to the E-Class and the CLS. The A-Class is anticipated to hold a price ticket underneath $35,000, and it is going to....




Brabus Upgrades the Inside of the 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63

Brabus simply revealed its inside package for the 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63. The bundle fully transforms the upholstery of the car’s cabin with its putting blue appears. In line with the German tuner, they eliminated a lot of the AMG G63’s normal leathers. They changed the covers of the seats, dashboard, ceiling and facet panels with Blue Alcantara. The brand new materials is adorned with contrasting white stitching that includes straight and diamond patterns. Even the flooring of the auto received the identical blue leather-based wraps and similar stitching. The steering wheel additionally acquired leather-based scroll wheels in blue. We’re not certain if the cargo compartment of the enduring Mercedes SUV took the identical therapy because the photographs offered by the tuner don’t embody that space. It’s seemingly that they simply left every little thing intact there. The Brabus customized inside package for the AMG G-Class is anticipated to be showcased....




Mercedes-Benz Imaginative and prescient EQ Silver Arrow

At Pebble Seaside in California, Mercedes-Benz unveiled the Imaginative and prescient EQ Silver Arrow present automobile throughout Monterey Automobile Week, which was held from 18 to 26 August 2018. The occasion attracts automobile aficionados and collectors from all around the world. The one-seater automobile can be an homage to the profitable record-breaking W 125 automobile from 1937. The paintwork in alubeam silver is harking back to the historic Silver Arrows which, for weight causes, didn’t have a white paint layer. The inside is dominated by conventional, high-quality supplies akin to real leather-based, polished aluminium and strong walnut. The digital cockpit, in the meantime, factors instantly into the longer term: It features a curved panoramic display with again projection, in addition to a touchscreen built-in into the steering wheel.“Over 80 years in the past, the historic Silver Arrows demonstrated that Mercedes-Benz was a pioneer when it got here to hurry thanks,....




A Have a look at the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A220 Sedan

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A220 Sedan sits between the entry-level A180 and the A250. It is without doubt one of the trims supplied by the primary sedan variant of the A-Class, and it’s the most inexpensive mannequin of the vary within the US with round $34,000 price ticket. What does the Mercedes-Benz A220 Sedan supply to clients? Exterior The four-door A220 Sedan has a wheelbase measuring 107.four inches. The burden of the automotive is about three,200 to three,300 lbs. for the front-wheel-drive (FWD) and all-wheel-drive (AWD) variations. The automobile follows the design of the A-Class hatchback however traces of the CLA styling could be seen at its rear. In the meantime, the physique of the A220 options clean and clear surfaces. Inside The cabin of the automotive has a five-passenger structure. Mainly, the design displays all the weather discovered within the A-Class hatch. The spotlight of the A220’s inside is its....




Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Coupe with Inferno Physique Equipment Unveiled

TopCar Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Coupe Inferno Final April, Russian tuner TopCar teased its new tuning package deal for the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Coupe, which is part of its Inferno sequence. Throughout that, the specialist already gave us a glimpse of the crossover’s physique equipment. Now, we’ve extra data and images of the automobile. The ultimate type of the AMG GLC 63 Coupe Inferno exhibits greater than the brand new massive air intakes, aggressive facet skirts, boot lid spoiler, customized diffuser, large wheels and carbon fiber parts previewed by TopCar months in the past. The market-ready model of the package deal will get extra carbon fiber components. Most of that are concentrated on the rear. The hood can also be revised with a lighter materials. Furthermore, the suspension of the crossover seems to be decrease than the earlier variants featured within the teaser. Consumers have the choice so as to add a....




Confidence of Valtteri Bottas Diminishes As a result of Lack of Wins in 2018

Being partnered to a four-time Components One world champion Lewis Hamilton and belonging to the highest workforce within the sport at this time places numerous strain to Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas. The Finn has not received a race because the begin of the 2018 F1 season. His final victory got here in Abu Dhabi final 12 months. The highlights of his profession this 12 months up to now are his six podium finishes. The statistics of Bottas undoubtedly pales compared with Hamilton’s seven wins this season. It was additionally nothing in comparison with his efficiency in 2017, which gained him three wins, 10 podiums finishes, and 4 pole positions. Bottas admitted in his interview with Autosport that it’s arduous to beat Hamilton within the race, and he’s not gunning for the championship anymore. He stated that he solely needs “no matter is feasible within the championship” now. The Mercedes driver....




Mercedes-AMG A35: Exterior, Inside and Efficiency

The brand new Mercedes-AMG A35 has lastly been revealed. The “A35” moniker hadn’t been utilized by Mercedes since 1997. The A35 is the A-Class’ first entry into the AMG lineup. This mannequin of the hatchback sits between the Mercedes-Benz A250 and the Mercedes-AMG A45. Listed below are the important thing options of the automotive: Exterior The AMG A35’s exterior design is a slight step up from the styling of the usual Mercedes-Benz A-Class. The entry-level mannequin of the hatch within the AMG line has a extra outstanding entrance lip spoiler, flics on the air intakes, winglets on the perimeters of the entrance bumper and rear roof spoiler. Inside The inside of the auto is highlighted by seats wrapped in both Artico leather-based or Dinamica microfiber. The alternatives for the covers are black and Digital Gray. These are adorned by crimson stitching. The cabin of the automotive additionally will get the....




Mercedes-AMG Undertaking One Photographs Leaked

The much-awaited Mercedes-AMG Undertaking One is already present process testing. Lately, the hypercar was noticed on the Milbrook Proving Floor in Millbrook, Bedfordshire, UK. Based on Mercedes, the automotive was too loud throughout testing for the locals to not discover. The leaked photographs present the prototype coated in camouflage—as if that may disguise the distinguishable options of the Undertaking One. “The profitable completion of [engine] dyno exams was adopted by the set up of the extremely advanced powertrain into the primary prototypes, which since then have been driving round unnoticed on a secret check floor in England,” the automaker’s press assertion stated. “However at this time it seems to be tougher to maintain this testing confidential: the camouflaged prototypes of the Mercedes-AMG hypercar are nonetheless being pushed on closed off check grounds and racetracks. Nevertheless, due to their attribute F1 sound they’re laborious to maintain from the general public,” the....




Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic debuts – 306 hp, 400 Nm!

Mercedes-AMG has lastly revealed its a lot anticipated scorching hatch, the model new Mercedes-AMG A 35 4Matic, forward of its international debut on the Paris Motor Present subsequent month. It’s positioned because the entry-level mannequin to the AMG household, and slots between the A 250 and upcoming A 45 4Matic within the mannequin line-up. Design-wise, it will get the acquainted twin-louvre radiator grille that’s completed in silver chrome, AMG Line entrance apron with flics on the air intakes, in addition to a entrance splitter. Around the aspect, it sits on 18-inch twin-spoke gentle alloy wheels shod as customary, however the mannequin right here comes with the non-compulsory 19-inch AMG wheels. A pair of aspect sills full the profile view of this dashing hatch. The rear view is dominated by the aggressive rear apron with a brand new diffuser insert completed in gloss black, full with twin spherical exhaust exits. That....




Posaidon Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet Can Go Zero-62 MPH in Simply 2.9 Seconds

Posaidon not too long ago unveiled its new tuning package deal for the Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet. The engine improve permits the convertible to take off from Zero to 62 mph in a whopping 2.9 seconds. Crunching the Numbers Posaidon selected the pre-facelifted model of the AMG S-Class Cabrio that bears a 5.5-liter biturbo V8 engine. The unique configuration of the facility unit produces 577 hp and 664 lb-ft of torque. Nonetheless, including the upgrades from the German tuner raises the stakes at 1,005 hp with 1,033 lb-ft of torque. The highest velocity of the automobile is introduced as much as 218 mph too. The Upgrades The efficiency increase was made doable by the modification of the AMG S63 Cabrio’s twin-turbochargers. Posaidon additionally launched a few reinforcements within the automobile’s engine , notably within the metal bushings for the cylinder. The primary bearing line, the facility unit’s compression ratio, and valve springs had been....




Drive Your Mercedes-Benz The Eco-Pleasant Method

We’re positive that you just’re already conscious of simply how necessary it’s to take care of our environment by being environmentally acutely aware once we make choices in order that we are able to lead an eco-friendly life. Because of the large-scale results of local weather change, lots of us have began to recycle and attempt to decrease our use of plastics, that are each nice issues to do. Nonetheless, do you are concerned about driving your automotive? Vehicles do pump out lots of emissions however, fortunately, they don’t need to be so dangerous for the surroundings on a regular basis. In truth, there are a number of methods you possibly can drive your Mercedes-Benz in a reasonably eco-friendly means. Learn on to search out out extra! Hold Your Tires Inflated It’s extremely necessary that you just hold your tires inflated as a lot as potential. That is for a....




Manufacturing of Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Coupe Begins in Germany

There’s a excellent news for patrons who’re ready for the deliveries of their Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Coupe sports activities automobiles. Mercedes-Benz simply introduced that the manufacturing of the automobile has already commenced on its Sindelfingen plant in Germany. Arrival The primary items of the AMG GT Four-Door Coupe are anticipated to succeed in European prospects in October. In the meantime, US consumers must wait till early 2019 for his or her automobiles. The AMG GT Four-Door adopts the identical look supplied by the two-door Mercedes-AMG GT automobiles and mixes it with the rear styling of the CLS. The product is being assembled along with the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and E-Class, together with the mentioned fashions’ Mercedes-Maybach variations, in Sindelfingen. Powertrains The AMG GT Four-Door Coupe is out there in three trims. The picks embrace the AMG GT 53, AMG GT 63 and AMG GT 63 S. However, the vary presents two....




Pitting the Mercedes-Benz EQC In opposition to the Tesla Mannequin X

It’s laborious to not examine these two when the Mercedes-Benz EQC, which stands for electrical intelligence, was made particularly to compete with Elon Musk’s Tesla Mannequin X. So let’s pit the brand new Mercedes electrical SUV towards its American rival by way of exterior, inside, and efficiency. Exterior The Mannequin X has a futuristic and but easy design. It has a fairly primary physique construction that’s engaging sufficient however doesn’t actually shine out. The small headlights and the one slat grille are standouts, in addition to the Tesla brand and air dams on both facet of the bumper. The EQC, then again, has a chic construction that we couldn’t assist however discover. It has an enormous grille with the Mercedes badge connected to it. The funky blue headlights which can be related by a slat that runs from one headlight to a different make the automotive cooler. Inside The Tesla....




Assist, My Mercedes Gained’t Begin!

If someday, you ever discovered that your Mercedes gained’t begin, don’t fret! A number of the widespread automobile issues stands out as the culprits. Earlier than calling your service middle or mechanic, you would possibly wish to have an thought what’s mistaken together with your automobile first. That approach, it is possible for you to to guage whether or not or not you possibly can repair the issue your self, or you’ll at the very least know the type of restore or upkeep that your automobile wants. Search for the Indicators You’ll be able to simply discover out what’s mistaken together with your Mercedes by way of the indicator lights on its dashboard. Be careful if the Verify Engine Gentle, Battery Gentle or Fuel Gentle are on. If the Verify Engine Gentle is on, the malfunction most definitely comes from the engine administration system, gas injection system, exhaust system, ignition....




SPY: 2018 Mercedes-Benz A-Class noticed in commonplace and A 45 our bodies (W 177)

The W 177 era of the A-Class will arrive available on the market in spring 2018, some 6 years after the introduction of the present W 176 collection. The compact premium hatchback from Stuttgart will characteristic a daring, extra mature and fully new physique language. The important thing visible parts of the brand new A-Class styling would be the streamlined, triangular and slimmer headlights and taillights. As nicely, the entrance fascia will likely be blessed with the inverted Star grille with Diamond sample, one other design motif that begins to develop into very widespread at Mercedes-Benz. Aside from than, the silhouette of the brand new W 177 mannequin collection will likely be characterised by the absence of any pointless creases and contours and the entire reign of pure, sculptural, plain steel physique varieties.The design of the upcoming A-Class has been previewed by the Idea A-Class Sedan and Idea EQA showcars....




Quintet of success – Greater than 5,555,555 compact vehicles offered by Mercedes-Benz

The compact automobile household of Mercedes-Benz modified a paradigm and helped the model entice youthful consumers. With the assistance of the brand new and extremely enticing fashions which have been regularly launched since autumn 2011, the Stuttgart-based constructor managed to lower its common shopper age by as much as 15 years, with an enormous majority of immediately’s purchasers having lower than 30 years. The B-Class W 246 was the primary milestone of the race, however it was the A-Class W 176 hatchback that stated goodbye to the outdated MPV structure and actually set hearth to the entire compact recreation. One yr after its premiere in spring 2012, it was adopted by the first-ever compact four-door coupe within the guise of the CLA-Class C 117. Late summer time of 2013 noticed the arrival of the GLA-Class X 156 crossover, whereas throughout fall of 2014 the CLA Taking pictures Brake X 117....




SPY: Important knowledge on the new-generation Mercedes-Benz C-Class household (BR205)

In December this 12 months, we are going to witness the arrival of the up to date Mercedes-Benz C-Class from the BR205 mannequin collection. From the limousine as much as the cabriolet, normal or AMG, every variant will bear an intensive refreshment process. The brand new premium mid-class fashions are anticipated to characteristic new, state-of-the-art applied sciences and a extra crisp and engaging exterior and inside styling.The brand new C-Class will get the MULTIBEAM LED expertise from the E-Class (BR213), which implies new headlamps with bolder interior design are in to make an impressive presence. Most certainly, every lighting machine shall be composed of 84 individually controllable LED items. The signature single LED strip above the primary gentle projector will stay a attribute id ingredient within the facelifted C-Class as effectively. The tail lamps can even get new graphics and, in all probability, the star-dust impact premiered on the brand....




SPY: Full perception into subsequent technology Mercedes-Benz CLS (C 257) – Coming mid-December with model new design philosophy

Issues are about to go dramatic when Mercedes-Benz lastly takes the veils off its model new CLS Four-door coupe in mid-December this yr. Programmed for the official world premiere in January 2018 at NAIAS in Detroit, the C 257 technology of the CLS shall be a frontrunner in lots of fields. Bearing the “S” letter in its title means the four-door coupe should be able to impressing the S-Class viewers with refinement and elegance whereas additionally conserving an accessible standing and decreasing the hole to the E-Class (W 213), which serves as a platform donor.The choice to not rename the automobile into CLE got here as a matter of buyer notion and mannequin renowness. Holding on to the well-known CLS nameplate was at all times the most secure alternative and now, with the third technology, Mercedes-Benz is about to launch a daring, highly effective contender into the unique market of....




The brand new Mercedes-AMG S 63 4MATIC+ and S 65: Replace for the efficiency luxurious saloon

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASEAffalterbach, Germany, Apr 18, 2017 – New engine, new transmission, new all-wheel drive, new exterior and inside design: On the S 63 4MATIC+ (gasoline consumption mixed: Eight.9 l/100 km; CO2 emissions mixed: 203 g/km), Mercedes-AMG has dramatically honed the driving dynamics and appears additional. For improved efficiency with considerably decreased gasoline consumption, the AMG four.Zero-litre V-Eight Biturbo engine with cylinder deactivation replaces the earlier 5.5-litre V-Eight Biturbo. Regardless of the smaller displacement, the brand new engine places out 450 kW (612 hp) and thus precisely 20 kW (27 hp) greater than the previous mannequin. With a dash time of three.5 seconds from zero to 100 km/h, the efficiency luxurious saloon is on par with full-blooded sports activities automobiles. The AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9‑velocity sports activities transmission replaces the earlier 7-speed gearbox. This has enabled extra agile response instances to be achieved. The absolutely variable AMG Efficiency 4MATIC+ all-wheel-drive....




The brand new Mercedes-Benz S-Class: The automotive benchmark in effectivity and luxury

The All New Mercedes-Benz S-Class era (W/V/X 222): The supreme luxurious chief undergoes deep rejuvenation course of on all frontsThe present BR222 era of the all-time trendsetter of the posh phase has been round since Summer time 2013. Proper in time for the recent season of 2017, the S-Class receives a radical facelift which brings in a contemporary design and a load of know-how, plus the highly-appraised uber premium really feel that made this mannequin so profitable and engaging to this point. The 2017 version of Auto Shanghai has been chosen as the proper stage to unleash the brand new S-Class era throughout the three manufacturers of the Star: Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Maybach and Mercedes-AMG.The primary styling variations from the pre-facelift era could be seen on all sides of the automobile and inside as nicely. The brand new headlights sport a extra interesting and highly effective form, as additionally they have to....




The brand new Mercedes-Benz S-Class: The automotive benchmark in effectivity and luxury

The brand new S-Class celebrates its world première with in depth improvements in a number of days on the Auto Shanghai (19 to 28 April). Among the many highlights is an all-new and extremely environment friendly engine vary with a sequence of recent applied sciences for electrification of the powertrain. Clever Drive takes one other step in direction of autonomous driving. And the undisputed chief within the premium section with regard to consolation and wellness units new requirements within the inside. The market launch of the brand new S-Class begins within the European markets in July.A number of new engines are deliberate for the brand new S-Class: in-line six cylinders as diesel and petrol engines in addition to a brand new V-Eight biturbo petrol engine. As well as, Mercedes-Benz plans a plug-in hybrid with an electrical vary of about 50 kilometres. On the identical time, ground-breaking applied sciences such because....




The brand new Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC+ and GLC 63 4MATIC+ Coupé: Mercedes-AMG combines Efficiency SUV with V8 experience

Mercedes-AMG is a remarkably stable development engine for Daimler AG. The efficiency division of Mercedes-Benz, now seen as a completely bred automotive model, is venturing onto new, unexplored lands with its all new GLC 63 4MATIC+ fashions, provided in each SUV (X 253) and Coupe (C 253) variants. The brand new efficiency autos from Affalterbach are additionally absolute pioneers of their respective class segments, as they’re the very first V8-powered fashions of their type.The muscular character of the GLC 63 and GLC 63 Coupe is underlined by the brand new key visible ingredient of the entrance fascia: the Panamericana grille with vertical chrome slats, that was reserved for the AMG GT household to date. Moreover, the generously dimensioned entrance air intakes, the enlarged aspect sills, the gargantuan rear diffuser and the outstanding quad exhausts intensify the putting design of the GLC 63 household.Beneath the hood lurks the guts of the....




Australian F1 Grand Prix 2017: Sunday – Race Report

Formulation One comes again with a bang, because the Silver Arrows rating double podium in Melbourne. Lewis Hamilton got here house in P2 on the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit to assert his 105th Formulation One podium end. Valtteri Bottas accomplished a double podium for the Silver Arrows in P3 on his debut for the group, taking his profession tally of high three finishes into double figures. Lewis (18) sits P2 within the Drivers’ Championship, seven factors shy of Sebastian Vettel (25), with Valtteri (15) an additional three factors behind in P3. Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (33) path Scuderia Ferrari (37) by 4 factors within the Constructors’ Championship.Race at a lookLewis HamiltonChassis No.: F1 W08 EQ Energy+/01Grid: P1Consequence: P2Quickest Lap: 1:27.zero03 (Lap 44)Valtteri BottasChassis No.: F1 W08 EQ Energy+/03Grid: P3Consequence: P3Quickest Lap: 1:26.593 (Lap 56)TechniqueNo. 44Begin: UltraSoftCease 1: Tender (Lap 17)No. 77Begin: UltraSoftCease 1: Tender (Lap 25)ClimateDry, Heat, ClearTemperaturesAir: 24 – 25°CObserve:....




Australian F1 Grand Prix 2017: Saturday – Qualifying Report

The Silver Arrows crew have been on prime after qualifying at Melbourne as Lewis Hamilton took pole place forward of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel. Lewis Hamilton as we speak took his 62nd profession pole – his sixth on the Australian Grand Prix. Valtteri Bottas will begin his first race for the Silver Arrows from third. Each drivers ran the UltraSoft compound tyres all through Qualifying.Qualifying at a lookLewis HamiltonChassis No.: F1 W08 EQ Energy+/01FP3 stats: P3Q1 stats: P1, 1:24.191, 5 LapsQ2 stats: P2, 1:23.251, three LapsQ3 stats: P1, 1:22.188, 6 LapsValtteri BottasChassis No.: F1 W08 EQ Energy+/03FP3 stats: P2Q1 stats: P4, 1:24.514, four LapsQ2 stats: P1, 1:23.215, three LapsQ3 stats: P2, 1:22.481, 6 LapsClimateDry, Delicate, Clear (AM), Overcast (PM)TemperaturesAir: 27 – 30°CObserve: 31 – 40°CSubmit-qualifying FeedbackLewis HamiltonIt’s been a improbable weekend thus far. It’s superb to be right here for the 11th time. It looks like solely yesterday that I got....




Australian F1 Grand Prix 2017: Friday – Free Follow Report

The 2017 Formulation 1 season kicks off with the standard Australian opener at Albert Park, Melbourne. On Friday, it was a recreation of playing cards on the desk. For the primary time, all groups have proven their muscle tissues and early potential. The hidden benefits that weren’t revealed through the winter pre-season exams have begun to form up for many of the contender. The brand new laws are aimed to spice up the present to new heights because the vehicles are actually massively quicker in comparison with the earlier generations.Mercedes-AMG Petronas shortly emerged as the highest workforce, the one to beat this 12 months, adopted by Ferrari and Crimson Bull Racing, which additionally confirmed a exceptional improvement. The brand new F1 W08 EQ Energy+ Silver Arrows pushed by Lewis Hamilton and Valteri Bottas touched the Australian soil for the primary time and felt proper at residence, impressing with their robust....




New tripolar concentrate on social platforms: Mercedes-Benz-Weblog sticks to Fb, Instagram and Twitter

In a world that appears to grow to be ever extra simplified, going minimal is the best way to strategy. Mercedes-Benz-Weblog perceive the position of the social platform and, thus, realigns its on-line presence. Having recognized the important thing sources of constant progress and the fitting channels, we are going to now strengthen our social exercise. Any further, other than the web site, our strategy shall be to focus on the three key platforms for our enterprise – Fb, Instagram and Twitter. In different phrases, a easy and environment friendly plan with a tripolar focus for a sustainable future on-line growth of Mercedes-Benz-Weblog.Fb >> https://www.fb.com/MercedesBenzBlog/Instagram >> https://www.instagram.com/mercedesbenzblog_official/Twitter >> https://twitter.com/MBZ_BLOG/www.mercedes-benz-blog.blogspot.com#mercedesbenzblog #mbzblog #fb #instagram #twitterCopyright © 2017, Mercedes-Benz-Weblog. All rights reserved.




Mercedes-AMG GT Idea – Driving Efficiency of the longer term

Proper on the stage of the Geneva Worldwide Motor Present 2017, Mercedes-AMG introduced its imaginative and prescient of a four-door efficiency coupe. The GT Idea embodies all of the important AMG attribute that outline the efficiency division from Affalterbach. Its exterior styling is clearly derived and developed the design of the present GT fashions. The hallmark AMG Panamericana grille is current in a futuristic and visionary kind, whereas the total LED headlights boast a hanging interior design when lit up due to the Nano Energetic Fibre know-how that’s premiered for the primary time. The silhouette is clear and muscular, with no creases on the aspect profile. The rear finish is a typical AMG enterprise with its slim LED back lights and the centrally-located exhaust pipe, which very a lot reminds us concerning the AMG GT R mannequin.It’s value mentioning the Mercedes-AMG GT Idea is a near-production prototype and it’ll finally....




The brand new Mercedes-AMG E 63 4MATIC+ Property and E 63 S 4MATIC+ Property: Dynamism meets house and intelligence

Affalterbach, Germany – Within the new E 63 4MATIC+* Property and E 63 S 4MATIC+* Property, Mercedes‑AMG combines the model’s hallmark Driving Efficiency with excessive utility worth and the intelligence of the E‑Class. As within the Saloon, the four.Zero‑litre V8 biturbo engine with an output of as much as 450 kW (612 hp) and the absolutely variable AMG Efficiency 4MATIC+ all-wheel drive ship excellent driving dynamics. Acceleration from Zero to 100 km/h in three.5 seconds units a brand new document on this class. On the similar time the engine is now much more environment friendly because of a cylinder deactivation system fitted as customary.Just like the Saloon, the E 63 4MATIC Property and E 63 S 4MATIC+ Property provide progressive drive know-how and excellent efficiency coupled with a novel design, unique appointments and the most recent infotainment options for a variety of related multimedia functions.The brand new Property boasts much more agile response than its predecessor: the AMG SPEEDSHIFT....




The brand new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet (A 238): Open for intense pleasure

Open-top luxurious fashions are the head of exclusivity within the automotive trade. With the all new E-Class Cabriolet of the A 238 mannequin sequence, Mercedes-Benz builds a historic arch by time from the very first open-top E-Class variant represented by the 25-year outdated A 124 technology as much as the primary trendy iteration of the E-Class Cabriolet, constructed on a technical platform derived from the BR213 sequence. The fifth mannequin of the brand new E-Class vary will probably be formally premiered in March, on the Geneva Motor Present 2017.The brand new A 238 model will not be solely a drop-top model of the E-Class Coupe, however a automotive which delivers a formidable assertion on design and innovation. The outside styling options plain surfaces and muscular shoulders, which additional intensify a few of the placing particulars of the E-Class Cabriolet, similar to slim LED tail lights with star mud impact and....




Mercedes-Benz advances design idiom constantly: “The times of creases are over”

Mercedes-Benz advances design idiom constantly: “The times of creases are over”With the appearance of the longer term technology A-Class (W 177), Mercedes-Benz will premiere a brand new design philosophy that’s derived from the present one, Sensual Purity. It’s, in truth, Part 2 of the profitable design language that was launched again in 2012 on the then new A-Class (W 176). The styling might be diminished to a minimal degree, with only a few creases and stripped down of any pointless particulars. The brand new E-Class Coupe (C 238) has given the primary glimpse into such a puristic design idiom with its clear facet profile, with absent character traces and pronounced, muscular rear wheel shoulders.The Aesthetics A design examine, which is in truth a sculpture, affords additional perception onto the subsequent section of Sensual Purity. It embodies the silhouette of the forthcoming Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine (attainable inner codename: V 177), which....




SPY – First sighting of a 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class (X 247) check prototype

There isn’t a secret that, within the close to future, Mercedes-Benz will develop its compact automobile portfolio with further fashions. The MFA 2 front-driven platform, that may underpin the forthcoming technology of compact-sized automobiles carrying the Three-Pointed Star, will provide extra versatility and higher dynamics, with at the least three model new fashions to be premiered, amongst which the A-Class Limousine, A-Class Cabriolet and the GLB compact SUV are value mentioning. We channel our consideration to the intensively rumored GLB-Class 4×4 mannequin, which was not too long ago photographed, for the primary time, carrying the ultimate manufacturing physique. Up till now, engineers have been testing the powertrain and different technical bits utilizing a modified GLA (X 156) mule.The longer term GLB will sit alongside the GLA within the compact lineup. Internally codenamed X 247, the brand new mannequin might be extra of an SUV than a crossover, in comparison with....




The Mercedes-AMG Mission ONE: Outrageous hypercar set to storm the trade

What higher option to have fun half a century of refined motoring and state-of-the-art efficiency than with a dream hypercar? Within the 12 months when AMG turns 50, the Affalterbach-based efficiency division of Mercedes-Benz will formally introduce its first hypercar after the Mercedes-Benz CLK-GTR AMG of the mid 90s. As confirmed a number of days in the past, the Mission ONE can be a spectacular trying hypercar with pinnacle Formulation 1 know-how.Rumored to obtain the R50 title (the place “R” stands for Renn, which is the German for “racing”, and the “50” particle signifies the half-century anniversary of AMG), the hypercar is being co-developed with Mercedes-AMG HighPerformancePowertrains (or HPP) in Brixworth, which is in control of producing the complete F1 powertrains utilized by Mercedes AMG Petronas Formulation One Workforce. The physique of the R50 can be extraordinarily glossy and aerodynamic to create a sensational drag and diminish air friction. The....




Half a century of Driving Efficiency: Celebrating 50 years of Mercedes-AMG success

Affalterbach – AMG: these three letters stand worldwide for supreme automotive efficiency, exclusivity, effectivity and extremely dynamic driving pleasure. In 2017, the corporate based by Hans-Werner Aufrecht and Erhard Melcher is celebrating its 50th anniversary. In the midst of this half-century, Mercedes-AMG has recorded quite a few successes in motor sport and thru the event of distinctive road-going autos, thereby repeatedly underlining its place as a extremely profitable sports activities automotive and efficiency model – and as we speak that is more true than ever. At this time, as an entirely owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, the Affalterbach-based firm represents the sporting spearhead of the Group. On this anniversary 12 months, with a watch to the longer term, Mercedes-AMG will stick with it the distinctive success story of what started as a two-man firm. For every of the now round 1500 staff, the main focus will probably be on the....




Mercedes-AMG extensively upgrades AMG GT household: Extra sports activities vehicles from Mercedes-AMG on 50th anniversary

12 months 2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of AMG. To kick off celebrations which is able to span over the whole 12 months, the Affalterbach-based efficiency division of Mercedes-Benz will current a bunch of latest and particular version fashions. The very first on the checklist are the brand new Mercedes-AMG GT variants, which acquired a bundle of thorough optical and technical upgrades proper in time for the brand new yr.The AMG GT household underneath the C 190 and R 190 mannequin collection now contains at least six variations in each Coupe and Roadster guises, as follows: GT Coupe, GT Roadster, GT S Coupe, GT C Coupe, GT C Roadster and GT R. The face of the brand new GT and GT S is now characterised by the hallmark AMG Panamericana grille, which first made its official debut on the GT R variant. The GT C is now additionally provided....




The brand new Mercedes-AMG GLA 45 4MATIC Yellow Evening Version: Celebrating success

The Yellow Evening Version is formally premiered with the arrival of the brand new era GLA 45 4MATIC and is meant to have fun the excellent success of the AMG compact automobile portfolio. With the A 45 4MATIC, CLA 45 4MATIC, CLA 45 4MATIC Taking pictures Brake and GLA 45 4MATIC fashions Mercedes-AMG has tapped into new buyer teams and spurred on the success of the sports activities automobile and efficiency model. The Affalterbach firm is now celebrating the best-sellers with an unique Yellow Evening Version, which is accessible for all 4 compact vehicles and features a significantly sporty host of apparatus.The particular fashions are painted completely in night time black or cosmos black and with their distinctive mixture of matt graphite gray and yellow appliqué sections they’re instantly identifiable. The unique impression is underscored by the light-alloy wheels in matt black with yellow rim flanges and the black painted....




The brand new Mercedes-AMG GLA 45 4MATIC: The compact athlete

Affalterbach/Detroit – Mercedes-AMG is continuous its mannequin initiative with full steam forward and is enhancing the GLA 45 4MATIC each visually and technically. With clever aerodynamic measures just like the restyled entrance apron and the spoiler lip on the roof spoiler it was potential to extend driving dynamics and driving stability, but wind resistance was concurrently diminished. Regardless of the sportily configured raise stability the cd worth of Zero.33 is decrease than on the previous mannequin.The attribute distinguishing characteristic of the brand new Mercedes-AMG GLA 45 4MATIC is the sharpened entrance part. The entrance apron was given an much more dynamic form, new air consumption grilles, a entrance splitter insert in silver chrome plus flics in high-gloss black. These information the cooling air flows to the car radiators much more successfully. Some earlier elective extras just like the LED Excessive Efficiency headlamps are actually a part of the usual host....




Mercedes-Benz Unveils All-New 2014 B-Class Electric Drive For US

With an increase in popularity of electric vehicles, automakers are either developing new electric vehicles from scratch or modifying the drivetrains of existing vehicles. Popular German marque, Mercedes-Benz, has unveiled the all-new 2014 B-Class Electric Drive which, obviously, is an emission-free vehicle based on the Mercedes-Benz B-Class for the US market. The car will be launched in US during this summer. Based on the conventionally powered B-Class, the 2014 B-Class Electric Drive has been developed in collaboration with Tesla Motors. Previously, Tesla has provided the battery for the predecessor of the smart fortwo EV. And this time as well, Mercedes-Benz looked no further than the electric car pioneer. The 2014 B-Class Electric Drive is powered by Tesla drive system that consists of an electric motor capable of generating 177 hp of power and peak torque of 251 lb-ft or 340 Nm. Compared to a modern 3 liter petrol engine, the....




Mercedes-Benz Unveils 2014 SLS AMG Black Series: Details Inside

Mercedes-Benz has presented the 2014 SLS AMG Black Series, a Black Series model from Mercedes-AMG that is inspired by the SLS AMG GT3. Based on the AMG Lightweight Performance strategy, the car only weighs 3,417 pounds and achieves a power to weight ratio of 5.49 lb/horsepower. With such a brilliant power to weight ratio in hand, the SLS AMG Black Series delivers outstanding driving dynamics. Powering the 2014MY SLS AMG Black Series is a fine tuned AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine that puts out 622 hp and a peak torque of 468 lb-ft, making it the most powerful AMG-built vehicle with an internal combustion engine, to date. With that much power on tap, the Black Series propels from 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and can reach a top speed of 196 mph. Paired to the mighty AMG powerhouse is AMG-built SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports automatic transmission that offers four....




All New Mercedes-Benz CLA250 Unveiled: Details Inside

Expanding its lineup, Mercedes Benz has unveiled the all new 2014 Mercedes Benz CLA. The new four door coupe styled compact sedan takes its design cues from the Mercedes CLS and does not deviate much from the Concept Style Coupe on which it is based. Launched in the CLA250 specification, the car is expected to arrive in US dealerships come September. The exterior carries the radical design of the Concept Style Coupe and features seamless integration of convex and concave surfaces. There is a diamond look grille, a muscular hood with power domes, headlamps with flame effect, daytime running lights, a coupe-like sloping roof line, prominent character lines, optional panorama roof and more. The premium look and feel of the CLA is also reflected on the inside, credit going to anthracite finished elements, black ash wood, burl walnut wood and aluminum trims. Other highlights include black piano-lacquer trim display with....




Mercedes-Benz Unveils All New Concept Coupe SUV

Talk about Coupe SUVs and the only word that crosses your mind is BMW X6. Until recently there was no competition to the X6 but with the unveiling of Mercedes Benz’s latest creation, it seems the threat is on its way. Mercedes Benz has unveiled the all new Concept Coupe SUV and for sure, it is one of the best attempts by any manufacturer at mixing the utility of an SUV with the sensuousness of a coupe. The design of concept is contemporary and imposing, credit goes to the high beltline, large wheel arches, muscular wings and massive 22 inch wheels. In terms of dimensions, the 4-door, all wheel drive concept is nearly 5 meters long, 2 meters wide and has an overall height of 1.75 meters. The exterior is painted in Alu Beam color which is not only unique but reminds of the Mercedes Benz Silver Arrows from the....




Mercedes-Benz Launches SL400 Sport In UK: To Replace SL350

Today, Mercedes-Benz has launched the all new member of its SL-Class family, the SL400 Sport. The SL400 Sport has not been launched as a separate model but replaces the entry level SL350. In brief, the SL400 Sport is 27 hp more powerful, offers 110 Nm of more torque and is even quicker than the outgoing entry-level SL model. Powering the SL400 is an all new 6-cylinder, 2996 cc engine that equips two turbochargers to produce a lovely 333 hp of max power and peak torque of 480 Nm. Despite being half a liter smaller than the currently available unit, the new engine offers a 0 to 62 mph sprint time of 5.2 seconds. The engine is completely compliant with EU6 emissions. Features wise, the new entry level replacement model is thoroughly loaded including 19-inch AMG 5-spoke alloy wheels, AMG aprons at front and rear, AMG side skirting, body colored boot....




2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 4MATIC Coupe: Details Inside

Adding a new member to the already big family of AMG products, Mercedes-Benz has launched the 2015 S63 4MATIC Coupe today. The S63 4MATIC Coupe is AMG version of the newly introduced Mercedes-Benz S-Class coupe. Thanks to AMG, the new model not only looks more exciting than the coupe it is based on but also talks performance, real performance. Starting with the styling of the car, AMG has done a commendable job in enhancing the appeal of the coupe. AMG has added plenty of aerodynamic and styling elements such as a 3D AMG “twin-blade” radiator grille, AMG lettering, a 3D body colored A-wing which acts as a ducting element, a front splitter, AMG side sill panels, exclusive AMG alloy wheels, V8 BITURBO lettering, gloss black rear diffuser, AMG sport exhaust system, and more. The interior of the S63 4MATIC Coupe is just as special and sporty as the exterior is.....




Mercedes SL 2LOOK and SLK CarbonLOOK Edition Models Introduced

Come spring, Mercedes-Benz will introduce two new special models based on the SL- and SLK-Class. These special models have been named SL 2LOOK Edition and SLK CarbonLOOK Edition which look strikingly attractive, thanks to their unique exterior profiles and a high quality interior. The special edition models are available for order now, while the deliveries are expected to begin later. Starting with the SLK CarbonLOOK edition, the model comes with a number of cosmetic upgrades such as a muscular front apron, new side sill panels, new rear apron, 5-spoke titanium grey-painted alloy wheels by AMG, anodized aluminum inserts on roll-over bars, dark surrounds on headlamps and more. On the technical front the model equips a sports suspension which is 10 mm lower, and a new braking system. The interior of the SLK CarbonLOOK edition features plenty of highlights pleasing enough for the customers. The list includes two upholstery choices: designo....




Mercedes-Benz AMG To Showcase Two Sport Concepts At Miami International Boat Show

Mercedes-Benz’s performance division AMG,in collaboration with Cigarette Racing has developed two visionary super sports concepts that are ready to be unveiled at the 2014 Miami International Boat Show scheduled to take place on February 13, 2014. This is the fourth consecutive these two legendary brands have joined hands to develop futuristic vehicles. The first of the two cars is the Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo, a radical looking sports car developed specially for the the new PlayStation3 racing game Gran Turismo 6. The car is extremely eye catching and packs a punch under the hood. Powering the Vision Gran Turismo is a AMG developed V8 engine that is capable of putting out 577 hp (430 kW) of peak power and a max torque of 590 lb-ft. As mentioned above, the concept sports car is radical from head to toe. Some of the highlights include extraordinary headlights, an expressive hood, red....




All New Mercedes-Benz GLA250 SUV Unveiled: Details Inside

With the compact SUV market getting more attention than other segments lately, global car manufacturers are putting in best of their efforts to create the best of the compact crossovers. Mercedes-Benz, one of the most loved carmaker, has unveiled the all new 2015 GLA250 a.k.a GLA Class for the US and the car is all set to hit nation-wide dealerships this fall. Lately, Mercedes Benz has changed its design philosophy by focusing more on character lines and sculpted contours and the GLA is one of the best examples of the same. The car carries a unique appeal that is accentuated by the clear contours and smooth surfaces. There are a number of bodily elements that add to the appeal of the car and the list includes optional Bi-Xenon headlamps with LED daytime running lights, front bumper integrated fog lamps, skid plate, standard 18-inch wheels and optional 19-inch set, curved rear....




2015 Mercedes Benz S-Class Coupe Unveiled: Details Inside

After a not so long wait, Mercedes-Benz has revealed the first images and details of the production version of the S-Class Coupe. The car is all set to make its official debut at the Geneva Motor Show which is scheduled to take place in the month of March this year. What is really interesting about the S-Class Coupe is that Mercedes-Benz has not deviated much from the concept version it showcased at the Frankfurt Motor Show last year. This means that it looks like the saloon model yet pretty sporty and aggressive. In fact, the S-Class Coupe is one of the most beautiful coupes developed till date. Proportion wise, Mercedes Benz has kept the overall length same while reducing the wheelbase from 124.6 inches to 116 inches. A very evident feature at the front is the diamond grille which was first seen on Mercedes CLA. Complementing the innovative grille is....




2014 Mercedes-Benz V-Class MPV Details and Pictures

Mercedes-Benz has finally released the first images of its highly anticipated MPV. Yes it is the new Viano but, as per previous reports, has been renamed as Mercedes-Benz V-Class. Mercedes says it is the “Mercedes Among MPVs” and certainly, that statement holds true for every aspect. The new V-Class talks luxury and sportiness from every possible angle. Some of the highlights. in brief include an available Exterior Sports package and an Interior Design package, two wheelbase options, a seating capacity of up to 8, two engine options, and plenty of other optional goodies. The styling is just as modern as you would expect. There is a fascinating radiator grille with the three dimensional badge, progressively designed headlamps with all lighting functions in LED – a first in class feature, a sculpted bonnet, lowered air intakes, strong character lines and more. The powertrain options include a state-of-the-art 2.1 liter 4 cylinder....