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  • Mercedes hits back hard with 600kW AMG GT

    The 2017 Geneva Motor  Show is now fully underway with manufacturers giving the public tastes of their new models coming to market, and glimpses of what might come further in the future. Mercedes stole the show on Tuesday with the debut of the Mercedes GT Concept- a 600 kW...
  • Merc’s latest E63 S Estate is a 290km/h superwagon

    Just a few days after BMW revealed their new wagon, the  5 Series Touring, Mercedes have unveiled their 450kW answer to BMW – the new E63 S Estate. Expected to debut in March this year at the Geneva Motor Show, the new ‘superwagon’ has come back with even more...
  • Bottas to replace Rosberg in championship team

    Mercedes Benz has signed Valtteri Bottas to replace F1 world champion Nico Rosberg alongside Lewis Hamilton, with both parties confirming the deal Monday morning. Bottas has raced his entire career with Williams and  scored nine podiums, but he is yet to win a race or start from pole position....
  • Mercedes working on 400HP engine for A 45 AMG

    About four years ago when the Mercedes A 45 AMG broke cover, it made headlines as the world’s most powerful hot hatch. Back then, its 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine produced 265kW, but with the facelift came a power boost, too, to 280kW early last year which allowed it to...
  • Efficient Mercedes C 350 e comes at a price

    Hybrids can easily make a bad first impression. Take the new C 350 e from Mercedes as an example. When it was dropped off for road test the battery was flat and because I had no opportunity for a quick charge and barely had enough time to acquaint myself...
  • X-Class is the Africa’s new Mercedes C-Class

    The Mercedes X-Class has finally been revealed after countless renderings and spy shots! The new model has been developed in a close collaboration with Renault-Nissan, partner to Mercedes’ parent company, Daimler, and is set for production in Spain and Argentina alongside the Renault Alaskan and the Nissan Navara. Five...
  • Tested CLA 250 4MATIC is cool C-Class

    A troublesome car to understand since its inception, the new 2017 Mercedes Benz has received a minor cosmetic and material upgrade but neither affect the car’s quirky uniqueness. One wonders why the Mercedes CLA has leapfrogged the evergreen C-Class in receiving the latest batch of upgrades since we’ve always...
  • Mercedes-AMG goes aero crazy with C63 R

    Get a taste of DTM with the recently launched Mercedes-AMG C63 R When you think ‘Hardcore track-ready German Coupe’, chances are you’ll think of the fresh BMW M4 GTS and, well, nothing else. We can only imagine that this thought had been doing the rounds between the employees of...
  • C-Class scores well in IIHS safety despite lights

    The 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class joins the Chrysler Pacifica, Honda Civic, Chevrolet Volt, Audi A4, BMW X1, and more in getting a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The German premium midsize vehicle received good ratings in all five of the IIHS crashworthiness evaluations: Small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side,...