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Mercedes F1 Rewards Valtteri Bottas Equal Alternative for the Championship in 2019

All that Lewis Hamilton must bag his fifth drivers’ championship is to win the subsequent Components 1 Grand Prix in the US and hope that Sebastian Vettel finishes under the second place throughout the race. A few of his victories will be attributed to the efforts of his teammate Valtteri Bottas although. Mercedes AMG Petronas boss Toto Wolff warns that the complete potential of the Finn shall be unleashed within the 2019 season. Bottas has been labeled with a whole lot of names throughout his 2018 run. He was known as the “wingman“, “butler” and “second fiddle” by F1 personalities and the media due to his willingness to play as a assist to Hamilton more often than not. The most recent show of cooperation on his half was throughout the Russian GP when he gave up his place within the lead for his companion. In keeping with Specific, Wolff mentioned....




Paul Logan’s Mercedes-Benz G500 four×4² Will get a Snow Plow

Controversial YouTube star Paul Logan simply had his Mercedes-Benz G500 four×4² custom-made. He had a snow plow put in into the car. The work was performed by the Los Angeles-based store referred to as RDBLA. It was fairly an uncommon request as a result of house owners of the car often don’t put snow plows into their G-Class models. What makes it actually bizarre although is that the local weather in LA does probably not current snow plowing alternatives. Regardless, that now makes the G-Class of Logan distinctive. To assist the burden of the heavy snow plowing rig, RDBLA outfitted a customized bracket to maintain it in place. The mechanism additionally permits the short set up and elimination of the plow. RDBLA examined the energy of the G-Class’ bracket by letting one in every of their crews experience the plow. After that, they’d the car ram a Jaguar on the....


Mercedes-Benz Not Giving Up Not Diesel But

Mercedes-Benz is specializing in the speedy electrification of all its fashions earlier than their 2022 goal by pouring greater than $12 billion into the challenge. With the calls of politicians within the luxurious model’s key markets to ban the sale of diesel automobiles by 2030s, we are able to’t assist however marvel how the need firm react to it. In Irish Instances’ interview with Johannes Reifenrath, head of Mercedes-Benz Automobiles product technique and planning, it was revealed that the German luxurious automaker will not be but giving up on their diesel fashions. He stated they are going to proceed providing diesel powertrains going to 2030. One of many key duties of Reifenrath at current is operating a workforce composed of 100 folks whose jobs contain making ideas and future mannequin plans for Mercedes. His group is accountable in forecasting future traits within the automotive world throughout the minimal margin of....




Facelifted 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Spied

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is getting a makeover for subsequent 12 months’s lineup. These have been revealed by the brand new spy pictures of the automotive that simply surfaced. In keeping with Motor1, the spy images have been taken whereas the automotive was present process testing in Europe. Though the topic within the pictures is the wagon mannequin of the E-Class, it needs to be understood that the opposite variants of the vary just like the sedan, coupe, and convertible fashions may also characteristic the adjustments proven within the photos. The E-Class wagon right here is available in a grey end, so the white wraps in entrance of it are actually noticeable. As we’ve been accustomed to, the lined areas normally point out the place the beauty adjustments will happen. Due to this fact, a better take a look at the automobile reveals solely its bumper and headlamps in wraps. Though....


Mercedes-Benz EQA Spied on the Street

A brand new Mercedes-Benz hatchback is on the unfastened. We consider that the automobile is likely to be the Mercedes-Benz EQA. A brand new spy video places concentrate on an A-Class-like automobile getting take a look at pushed. The automobile seems unmistakably a Mercedes due to its nostril structure, and though hidden by a camouflaged wrap, the entrance grille suggests three-pointed star emblem is beneath it. What’s uncommon in regards to the automobile although is that it’s too quiet. An in depth take a look at its rear reveals that it’s lacking one key essential component. Sure, the exhaust pipe is nowhere to be seen! These particulars may solely imply that the unit is an electrical automobile. For the reason that EQ lineup has formally been launched with the approaching of the Mercedes-Benz EQC, the automobile is probably going a comply with up within the new vary. Because of its....




2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class to Characteristic Degree three Self-Driving System

Audi has overwhelmed the competitors in the case of the combination of Degree three autonomy in manufacturing automobiles when the A8 sedan got here outfitted with it. To not be outdone by its German rival, Mercedes-Benz is elevating the stakes with its S-Class automobiles. In keeping with the corporate, the 2020 lineup of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class will already characteristic Degree three autonomy. Principally, the Degree three system permits the automotive to drive itself in most circumstances with out human intervention. Nevertheless, emergency measures will nonetheless be carried out. There might be occasions when the automobile will request for the driving force’s enter throughout crucial conditions. Although not talked about by the supply, it’s understood that automobiles with the self-driving tech will probably stay outfitted with the Consideration Help system of Mercedes too. The system detects when drivers are drowsy, which is a strategy to make it possible for they are....


2020 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 Spied on a Check Drive

There’s a sighting of one other Mercedes-Benz sport utility automobile within the works. This time, it’s the 2020 mannequin of the Mercedes-AMG GLS 63. Even with the heavy zebra camouflage masking nearly every thing, the scale, physique form, stance, and home windows design positively recommend that what we’re is most certainly the GLS SUV. Nonetheless, those that are very accustomed to the model would possibly discover that the auto is a high-performance variant. We have now already seen the 2019 GLS in one other spy video earlier. It must be recalled that Mercedes didn’t even hassle hiding the entrance grille of the automobile. The one right here although has its radiator grille lined, which hints that there may very well be modifications there. Maybe the camo on that half is concealing a Panamericana grille, which is now an ordinary with AMG fashions. Different clues that the SUV might be the AMG....




Mercedes-Benz W111 Coupe Coronary heart Transplant Boosts Its Energy to 360 Hp

A 1970 Mercedes-Benz W111 Coupe obtained some restoration works and engine upgrades from Mechatronik. With its energy enhance, the automobile now has an output of 360 hp. In line with Auto Zeitung, Mechatronik relies in Pleidelsheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The corporate makes a speciality of classic vehicles and is understood for its works with basic Mercedes autos. One in every of its tasks concerned a 70s W111 Coupe, which was restored to nearly its authentic look when it rolled out from the manufacturing plant. Mechatronik was right down to the element on this one, however its mechanics have taken out its three.5-liter V8 engine to switch it with a 5.5-liter V8 sourced from an SLK55 AMG. Throughout its time, the W111 was a drive to be reckoned with on the highway with its 200 hp engine. Nevertheless, the brand new energy unit raises it by 160 hp extra. The tuner complemented the....


Mercedes-Benz GLE PHEV Might Have at Least 62-Mile Vary

The Mercedes-Benz GLE is getting a plug-in hybrid model quickly. The plug-in hybrid electrical automobile (PHEV) is deliberate to have no less than a 62-mile electrical vary. The data was revealed throughout the interview of Ola Kallenius, head of Daimler group analysis and Mercedes-Benz vehicles growth, with Automotive Information. He claimed that if they may attain the 62-mile determine, then the GLE will turn into the primary PHEV to attain such feat within the WLTP cycle. It must be famous that the 2018 GLE 550e plug-in hybrid is just able to 10 miles electrical driving. So the improve will certainly be an enormous leap for the GLE vary. Mercedes stated that the GLE PHEV is due within the second half of 2019. Different fashions from the S-Class right down to the A-Class are certain to comply with. The corporate said that each automotive in its lineup is getting a partial electrification and a....




Mercedes-Benz S560 e Plug-in Hybrid Order Books Now Open

Mercedes-Benz simply opened the order books for its third-generation plug-in hybrid electrical automobile (PHEV) mannequin. Beginning yesterday (October 10) the corporate has began promoting the Mercedes-Benz S560 e. In accordance with the press launch of Daimler, the costs for the S560 e PHEV begins at €96,065 (excluding VAT), which is $111,023.76 based mostly on the present conversion charges. The automobile is scheduled to achieve dealerships earlier than October ends. Being an S-Class, anticipate all the usual luxuries supplied by the flagship automobile of Mercedes within the S560 e, together with the local weather management in addition to the infotainment and driver help methods. What makes the automobile additional particular is its powertrain although. The S560 e carries the identical three.Zero-liter biturbo V6 engine discovered within the newest S450. The unit produces 367 hp and 500 Nm of torque. It additionally has an electrical motor with an output of 90 kW. Combining the....


Mercedes-AMG C63 S Coupe Vs Alfa Romeo Giulia QV in a Drag Race

Which one wins should you pit the Mercedes-AMG C63 S Coupe towards the Alfa Romeo Giulia QV in a drag race? The blokes at Motor1 Turkey just lately took each high-performance automobiles on the race monitor to search out out the reply to this query. The automobiles featured within the video embody a grey AMG C63 S Coupe and a sky blue Giulia QV. The automobiles have been fitted with Pirelli P Zero tires however the Mercedes had wider tires, measuring Zero.Four-inches greater than the Alfa Romeo automotive. However, the Giulia QV advantages from carbon-ceramic brakes which can be mild and supply higher efficiency throughout braking. Beneath the hood of the AMG C63 S Coupe is a Four.Zero-liter biturbo V8 engine with an output of 503 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque. In the meantime, the Giulia QV is supplied with a 2.9-liter dual-turbo V6 engine that’s good for 505 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque. The....




Watch the Customized-Wrapped Mercedes-AMG GT R Do a Half-Mile Run

The Mercedes-AMG GT R is presently probably the most highly effective road-legal automobile of AMG out there. Nevertheless, the arrival of recent fashions just like the Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door and Mercedes-AMG One to dealerships is about to dethrone the automobile from its place on prime of Mercedes’ efficiency division. Nonetheless, it by no means fails to impress us due to its spectacular options. The video above reveals an AMG GT R with a customized look. In line with its description from Gumbal, the outside of the car was wrapped, which fully hides its Magno Inexperienced Hell paint. However, the photo voltaic yellow coloration in entrance paired with an city camo wrap within the rear presents a pleasant contact to the high-performance automobile. The video, in addition to the outline, doesn’t inform us a lot concerning the topic. What it tells us although is how briskly the Mercedes-AMG GT R can go on....


Mercedes-Benz Gross sales Go Down by eight.2% in September

The record-breaking Mercedes-Benz gross sales figures are over. In September 2018, the general gross sales of the three-pointed star marque slumped by eight.2% in comparison with the identical month of 2017. The January to September gross sales of the model additionally noticed a fall of zero.1% compared to the identical interval of final yr. Mercedes nonetheless offered a complete of 202,819 models final month although. In the meantime, the January to September numbers was at 1,715,087 models. The good model of Daimler offered 10,850 in September however had a double-digit drop of 15% on a year-on-year comparability. Altogether, the automobiles offered by Daimler within the earlier month was 213,669, which was down by eight.6 % when trying on the 2018 and 2017 information. Nearly all the important thing markets of Mercedes premium automobiles worldwide took a dive besides in China. Gross sales in that half have been up by 6.9%....




Prior Design Brings Up the Energy of the Mercedes-AMG GT to 650 Hp

The Mercedes-AMG GT is undoubtedly superb. Though a really completely different automobile, it has stood out as a worthy successor to the Mercedes-Benz SLS. However for homeowners who need to squeeze extra energy and provides their AMG GT a custom-made look, Prior Design simply launched an aftermarket package deal for them. Energy The spotlight of the tuning package deal is the sequence of modifications made by the corporate to the four.Zero-liter biturbo V8 engine of the automobile. The bottom AMG GT trim gives 469 hp and 465 lb-ft of torque in its fresh-from-the-factory kind. Bringing it on the mercy of the specialists of Prior Design will convey the ability as much as a complete of 650 hp and 590 lb-ft. It must be famous that the output of the modded AMG GT from the tuner even surpasses that of the range-topping AMG GT R by 73 hp and 74 lb-ft. Exterior Figuring....


Transfer Over Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6, Right here Comes the Mercedes-Benz X-Class 6×6

Carlex Design simply launched the photographs of its new mission for the Mercedes-Benz X-Class. The Poland-based tuner is taking a web page from the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 playbook so as to rework the premium pickup of the three-pointed star model right into a six-wheeler. The Mercedes-Benz X-Class 6×6 continues to be an idea, and Carlex Design hasn’t launched a lot details about it but. Nevertheless, the corporate hinted that it will likely be known as the “X-Class Exy 6×6”. The recipient of the overhaul is almost certainly the Mercedes-Benz X350d 4Matic mannequin of the pickup. It’s the most potent model of the X-Class by far with a three.Zero-liter V6 turbodiesel underneath its hood. The unit is able to producing 258 hp with 550 Nm of torque. Carlex Design will add an additional axle to the auto to extend its hauling and off-road capabilities. The package deal consists of heavy modifications for....




Mercedes-Benz Earns $1.2M Hourly

The historical past of the Mercedes-Benz title goes all the best way again to 1926. It additionally traces its roots to Karl Benz who’s credited because the inventor of the trendy vehicle. Through the years, the model has change into synonymous with luxurious, making it one of many largest firms worldwide. Being the producer of premium automobiles, the revenue of Mercedes is unquestionably mind-blowing. In line with Stavely Head, a automotive insurance coverage supplier within the U.Okay., the automaker makes a revenue of $339 per second. That interprets to a median of $20,310 per minute, $1,218,656 per hour and $29,247,743 per day! Stavely Head primarily based the figures on the 2017 annual report of Mercedes. To get the every day common earnings of Mercedes, it divided the general 2017 revenue of the corporate by 365 days. Primarily based on the evaluation of CNBC, doing the mathematics means Mercedes makes a $1,017 revenue....


Lewis Hamilton Poised to Win Fifth World Title

Lewis Hamilton is on his strategy to tying the report of the legend Juan Manuel Fangio as his win on the Formulation 1 Japanese Grand Prix allowed him to increase his lead towards Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel within the driver standings. It’s solely a matter of time till he clutches a fifth world championship within the sport. The Japanese GP noticed a one-two victory for Mercedes F1 with Hamilton on high whereas his teammate Valtteri Bottas settled on the second place. The Briton closest rival within the standings, Vettel, was disregarded on the sixth place through the end resulting from an early collision with Pink Bull’s Max Verstappen that left him struggling from the 19th place. The race noticed the same old faces from the sixth place and up as Pink Bull’s Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo captured the third and fourth locations, respectively. Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen landed on the fifth place.....




Mercedes-Benz SL: One of many Longest Surviving Automobile Fashions within the World

The Mercedes-Benz SL is the three-pointed star marque’s oldest mannequin up to now that’s being produced till now. Launched in 1954, the SL is among the longest surviving automotive fashions on the planet at the moment. The identify “SL” stands for “Sportlich-Leicht” or “Sport Light-weight”. Max Hoffman, a luxurious car importer primarily based in New York through the post-war interval, was the one who pitched the concept of a toned-down Gran Prix automotive that aimed to draw efficiency automotive fanatics. The primary to be produced within the vary was the 300 SL Gullwing. The 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing got here with a three.Zero-liter inline-six engine with 212 hp, which was fairly spectacular for its time. The automotive featured a timeless magnificence with its design that was characterised by a two-door format, sculpted physique traces, skinny fenders, single-bar radiator grille, rounded headlamps, skinny taillights, and curvaceous physique. Many of the car’s styling....


Info About Leasing a Mercedes-Benz with Carvoy

Carvoy automobile leasing firm is quickly rising out there at the moment. It’s because it supplies one of many newest, best, and handy solution to lease or purchase a automobile. It has one of the vital digital platforms that enable a buyer to order a automobile on-line on the consolation of their properties or enterprise locations. Carvoy permits one to lease or purchase any kind of car they need. One of many automobiles obtainable on this on-line platform is the Mercedes-Benz.  This automobile is among the most luxurious automobiles with a strong engine. It’s a beloved automobile on account of its type, efficiency, high quality, and sophistication. This platform has all fashions and makes of the Mercedes-Benz that embrace, sedans, convertibles, SUV’s, unique automobiles they usually all have the magnificence that comes with the model. Easy methods to Lease a Mercedes-Benz The steps adopted when leasing a Mercedes-Benz are identical....




Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain four×4² Goes Excessive

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon is a pleasant household automobile however it isn’t constructed for off-roading. Even in its All-Terrain guise, shouldn’t be designed for very rugged terrains—regardless of what its title suggests. Nonetheless, in the event you flip it right into a Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain four×4², that’s a unique story altogether. The four×four squared setup might have labored within the Mercedes-Benz G500 four×4², which is a correct SUV, however will it work with the household wagon? Earlier than we get to that, let’s study what the E-Class All-Terrain four×4² is all about. The E-Class All-Terrain four×4² was launched final yr. It was in its prototype construct again then and we haven’t heard from it ever since. The E-Class All-Terrain four×4² carries a three.5-liter turbo V6 engine that’s good for 329 hp and 354 lb-ft of torque. That’s the identical energy unit discovered within the Mercedes-Benz E400. What makes the wagon stand out is....


Mercedes-Benz SLC May Get Axed From the Manufacturing Line

The low gross sales figures of the Mercedes-Benz SLC was just lately confirmed by Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche. This places the way forward for the convertible in jeopardy. “These speciality vehicles have misplaced their share in our complete portfolio,” Autocar quoted Zetsche. “For a very very long time, China has led progress, and China exhibits little curiosity in vehicles akin to these,” the Daimler boss added. “Our portfolio shouldn’t be one thing outlined for eternity. We revisit continuously, and that’s what we’re doing. Any choices we’ll talk sooner or later,” the Daimler boss additional mentioned. Though the SLC was not explicitly talked about, he was clearly referring to the class the place the convertible belongs. Ola Källenius, Mercedes’ head of growth, said that they want to make modifications of their product line-up sooner or later. He identified that Mercedes has 20 years of increasing their portfolio with out interruptions, and up....




good forease Makes Its Public Debut at 2018 Paris Auto Present

The good division of Daimler celebrates its 20th anniversary on the 2018 Paris Auto Present. To commemorate the momentous event, the model debuted its good forease idea electrical car to the general public. Sensible identifies itself as sensible. Due to this fact, the good forease was made with that think about thoughts. To maintain up with it, the corporate made positive that the idea automobile is just outfitted with the necessities of driving to the purpose that they even ditched its roofing and made its windscreen shorter than their different compact automobiles. In response to Daimler, the good forease stands for “emotionality, life-style and angle”. Among the many idea’s key highlights is its open cabin that goals to make driving extra fulfilling and carefree too. The design of the good forease relies on the good EQ fortwo cabrio. It additionally will get inspiration from the sooner idea automobiles of good particularly the crossblade launched in....


New Mercedes-Benz B-Class Makes Its Debut

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class often is the least in style luxurious car of the three-pointed star model however that didn’t cease them from making a 2019 mannequin yr model of the auto. Upgrades have been launched to the minivan to make it extra interesting to consumers when it goes on sale on December 2018. The press launch of Mercedes mentioned, “The brand new Mercedes-Benz B-Class places the emphasis on sport with the Sports activities Tourer.” With that, the minivan will get a extra dynamic design, which additionally interprets to a extra agile efficiency on the street and extra consolation for its occupants. Design Britta Seeger, Member of the Board of Administration of Daimler AG and accountable for Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Advertising and marketing & Gross sales, identified that the B-Class is extra stylish and extra sensible than earlier than. She added that for a compact, the car is ideal for the household.....




Mercedes-Benz GLE Takes the Middle Stage on the Paris Auto Present

The eve of the Mondial de l’Auto Paris or Paris Auto Present noticed the world premiere of the most recent premium sport utility car of Mercedes-Benz, which is the brand new GLE mannequin. Highlighting one of many many choices of the vary was the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450. Britta Seeger, Member of the Board of Administration of Daimler AG and accountable for Mercedes-Benz Automobiles Advertising & Gross sales, did the honors of introducing the brand new GLE to greater than 400 friends on the Resort Molitor in Paris, France. Among the many highlights of the brand new GLE is its cd determine of Zero.29, which is taken into account to be Mercedes’ “best-in-class”. The German luxurious automaker touts the SUV as having “a compelling new working idea, progressive driver help programs, a brand new engine line-up and significantly more room.” One of many improvements of the GLE referred to by Mercedes is....


Mercedes-Benz 190E Takes a Mercedes-AMG C63 Engine

The manufacturing of the Mercedes-Benz 190E may be traced again to 1982. Greater than 30 years later, the highlight over the automobile appeared to have dimmed till the Frankenstein Benz occurred. The Frankenstein Benz is the challenge of Piper Motorsport that contains a Mercedes 190E with the ability of the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG sedan. The work took 5 years within the making, which dates again to October 9, 2013. What took them so lengthy? Apparently, placing the drivetrain of the C63 AMG right into a 190E will not be as straightforward because it sounds. Piper Motorsport mentioned that the work includes placing the engine, transmission, driveline suspension, brakes, firewall, sprint, electronics and flooring pan of the extra trendy automobile to the older one. The principle drawback encountered by the specialist is becoming the elements into the 190E, which doesn’t have the identical dimensions because the C63 AMG. Piper Motorsport has reduce out....




Lewis Hamilton Wins in Russia, Due to Group Orders

Lewis Hamilton grabs one other victory whereas extending his lead within the Driver Standings. The win got here after crew orders got. The conclusion of the Formulation One Russian Grand Prix noticed Hamilton crossing the chequered flag first adopted by Bottas. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel emerged third whereas his teammate Kimi Raikkonen completed fourth. Each Purple Bull drivers grabbed the fifth and sixth positions respectively with Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo. The triumphant Hamilton will increase the hole between him and Vettel by 50 factors. In the meantime, Bottas climbs within the standings on the third rank with 189 factors, overtaking Raikkonen by three factors. The large win of Hamilton could be attributed to Bottas. With lots of stress behind him, Bottas appeared to regulate the race from pole place. Alongside the best way although, he was instructed to let Hamilton previous to guard him from Vettel. There have been a....


Mercedes-Benz Goes All-In on Electrical Automobiles with Extra Than $12B Funding

Mercedes-Benz simply launched the Mercedes-Benz EQC crossover on September four, 2018, nearly marking the start of its assault on the electrical automobile section of the market. The transfer places the German luxurious automotive maker head-to-head towards the California-based Tesla. In keeping with Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, they’ve initially deliberate to take a position €10 billion ($12 billion) for his or her EV push. Nonetheless, he instructed reporters that they’ve spent “greater than that”. He didn’t specify the figures although. “There isn’t a various to betting on electrical automobiles, and we’re going all in,” Zetsche said. “It’s beginning proper now,” he added. The arrival of the Mercedes-Benz EQC appears to be a nasty time for Tesla because it struggles to fulfill the manufacturing targets of its Mannequin three electrical crossover. Apart from the Tesla EV, the EQC is competing towards the Porsche Taycan, Audi E-tron and Jaguar I-Tempo. The sale of the....




Spy Vid Takes a Peek on the Inside of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

A brand new spy video of the next-generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class simply emerged. This time, the clip takes a peek on the inside of the upcoming flagship sedan of the three-pointed star marque. Final month, we noticed spy pictures of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class whereas present process testing. The sooner spy video reveals the auto in a heavy zebra camouflage and bulges that disguise its true form. Even the door handles had been hidden, which makes us marvel what is going on on that half. What we all know up to now is that the 2020 S-Class will get extra legroom due to its seemingly longer wheelbase in comparison with the present mannequin of the automotive. Then as a consequence of its standing because the flagship of the Mercedes model, we count on nothing much less with regards to its inside detailing and onboard tech. The brand new spy video of walkoARTvideos takes....


Hofele Design Turns into a Contractual Associate of Mercedes-Benz

It’s been some time since we final heard from Hofele Design. Not too long ago, the German tuner introduced that they’ve partnered with Mercedes-Benz. In keeping with Hofele, they’ve turn into a contractual accomplice of Daimler AG for its Mercedes passenger automobiles final January. After seeing the likes of the Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 and Mercedes-Benz G-Class getting upgrades from the tuner, they’re now turning their consideration in direction of the saloon fashions of the German automaker. The brand new partnership permits them to formally work on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and even the ultra-luxurious Maybach models. As we have now witnessed thus far, Hofele gives each engine increase and styling enhancements to the autos they get their fingers on. Not like different tuners, the corporate doesn’t present ridiculous quantities of power-ups or exterior overhauls to the Mercedes automobiles. The press launch of Hofele stated that their bundle for the Mercedes and Maybach S-Class fashions....




Getting Your Palms On The New Mercedes-Benz CLA

Because the launch of the Mercedes-Benz CLA on the North American Worldwide Auto Present in January 2013, many automobile lovers have been hoping to get their fingers on one of many new coupé fashion automobiles from the German producer. Designed to be essentially the most aerodynamic manufacturing car on sale—the primary fashions even carried out higher than Tesla Mannequin S on this occasion—and essentially the most inexpensive Mercedes-Benz automobile in america, it’s straightforward to know how the CLA grew to become so well-liked. Nonetheless, Mercedes-Benz later mulled on discontinuing its manufacturing, and the American public was left in turmoil ready for a constructive information. Fortunately, the winds modified as the brand new Mercedes-Benz CLA is because of arrive the US. Right here’s how one can afford to purchase the Mercedes-Benz CLA in case you are tight in your funds: Good Information: They Gained’t Be Discontinued within the US Certainly, the....


A Take a look at the Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Coupe’s AMG GT 43 and AMG GT 53 Trims

September marks the beginning of the Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Coupe’s manufacturing. The sports activities automobile is the third to be developed fully by the Mercedes-AMG division of Daimler AG. The automobile is touted as having the dynamism of the two-door AMG GT however constructed for on a regular basis use with its cabin able to accommodating as much as 5 folks. The AMG GT Four-Door is on the market in AMG GT 43 4MATIC+, AMG GT 53 4MATIC+, AMG GT 63 4MATIC+ and AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ guises. However for now, allow us to check out its entry fashions, the AMG GT 43 and AMG GT 53. Energy A light-hybrid three.Zero-liter inline-six is utilized by the AMG GT 43 and AMG GT 53 trims. The outputs of the fashions are 367 hp with 500 Nm of torque and 435 hp with 520 Nm of torque, respectively. The electrical motor....




Undertaking One Renamed because the Mercedes-AMG One

Simply when the identify “Undertaking One” had already caught in our heads, Mercedes-AMG renamed its hypercar merely as “One”. So beginning now, we will probably be referring to it because the “Mercedes-AMG One”. We don’t learn about you, however we discovered the “Undertaking One” identify to be very cool. So what was making the change? There’s not a lot rationalization from Daimler but in regards to the identify change. The guardian of firm of Mercedes simply mentioned that “The identify stands for the best automotive ambition: to carry System 1 hybrid know-how to the highway.” It may very well be that “One” was what AMG had in thoughts in spite of everything this time. It is perhaps the corporate’s means of distinguishing the manufacturing mannequin from the idea type of their hypercar. Additionally it is doable that they need to beat their opponents from the utilization of the “One” identify.....


Brabus 700 Widestar Package deal for the Mercedes-AMG G63 Launched

The Mercedes-Benz G-Class simply underwent a facelift for the 2019 mannequin 12 months. Meaning its range-topping trim, the Mercedes-AMG G63, additionally acquired a brand new look. Nevertheless, for many who are in search of extra methods to make the enduring sport utility automobile stand out extra, Brabus simply launched its 700 Widestar package deal for it. The Brabus 700 Widestar package deal is specifically made for the AMG G63. The product contains an exterior physique package that enhances the styling of the high-performance G-Class. It gives engine upgrades for the auto too. The Look Beginning on the surface, the Brabus package deal provides the AMG G63 an additional width of four inches, because of its prolonged wheel arches. The hood has been revised as properly and it’s outlined by its twin vents. Subsequent, its roofing will get two mounted mild bars with 12 LEDs. The opposite adjustments embrace a rear roof....




No Level in Setting a New Nurburgring Document with the Undertaking One

Mercedes-AMG CEO Tobias Moers is assured that the Undertaking One can set a document of its personal on the Nurburgring observe. Nevertheless, he presently doesn’t see a cause why they must do it. Final July, Porsche accomplished a record-breaking lap with the heavily-modified 919 Evo Le Mans race automobile. Pushed by Timo Bernhard, a works Porsche driver, the automobile coated a lap in 5 minutes and 19.55 seconds. The time was nearly a minute quicker than Stefan Bellof’s document lap run in 1983 along with his Porsche 956. Moers instructed Motoring that he noticed the lap document run of the modded 919 Evo and he was impressed by it. When he was requested if AMG might beat it, he answered that they in all probability might. He added that the battle can be shut however he doesn’t know why they need to even take into account it. The AMG boss....


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....




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....