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  • C-Class retains relevance for 2018

    The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been heavily tweaked in an effort to remain competitive going into 2018 and will make its world debut at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. The facelift includes new front- and rear-bumpers and improved headlights and taillights. Although the revisions on the exterior are subtle, the...
  • Mercedes Benz A-Class continues its quest for dominance

    This is the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class, which is longer and wider than its predecessor. This is good news for the typical customer looking to buy into this segment and even better news for existing A-Class drivers looking to upgrade. The interior is the real highlight. Mercedes has taken the...
  • Mercedes Benz C63 now Proudly South African

    Wednesday, 31 January 2018, saw the first-ever locally manufactured Mercedes-AMG C63 roll off the production line in East London. Mercedes-Benz South Africa confirmed that three AMG-models would be manufactured in South Africa for worldwide sales, specifically the Mercedes-AMG C43, C63 and C63S models. A total of more than 1700...
  • Mercedes S-Class line-up expands even more

    Mercedes-Benz recently launched the latest evolution of the Mercedes S-Class, featuring improvements to the design, interior and new engines. The leather and wood layered cabin are signature Mercedes S-Class, with two massive 12,3”-displays curving in front of the driver to make up the instrument cluster and infotainment unit. The...
  • New G-Class Mercedes, the story continues

    The G-Class has been around since 1979, and almost 40 years later, Mercedes has introduced another one. The latest evolution of the G-Class was revealed at the Detroit Motor Show in G500 guise, powered by a 4.0-litre turbocharged V8 making 364kW and 610Nm of torque. The 3.0-litre diesel G350d...
  • Mercedes nips and tucks its S-Class

    The World’s most beautiful car just got even prettier. Meet the facelifted Mercedes S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet. The first major change is immediately noticeable to fans of the AMG GT R, and that is the Panamericana grille. The S63 Coupe, S65 Coupe and the GLC63 models are the only...
  • Mercedes Steals the show with Project One Hypercar

    No sooner had the Frankfurt Motorshow started, when Mercedes-AMG stole the show with the Project One Hypercar. The 740kW Electric Hybrid Hypercar had been rumoured for months but this was the first time the concept had been shown to the public and what a showing it was. The Stats...
  • Meet the Mercedes Benz E63S 4Matic+

    Ever since the big three started the power war a few decades back, most asked how long it would last, and when would it end. Surely rear wheel drive had it’s limitations and as the torque figures increased up to nearly 1000Nm, eventually something had to give. In 2017...
  • Mercedes doubles down on compact segment

    With sales of Mercedes compact cars doubling each year, it makes sense that the manufacturer has shirked its image of only driving older owners around in comfort, and taken on the role of catering for the younger, first-time Mercedes owner.  A minor facelift has been implemented to its compact...