Two Classic Mercedes-Benz 300SL Models Up for Auction

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Mercedes-Benz News on Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 9:45 PM
two classic Mercedes-Benz 300SL models up for auction

This August, two Mercedes-Benz 300SL models will be up for auction at Pebble Beach. The 1955 Gullwing and 1957 Roadster are both unrestored, one-family vehicles that have racked up just 53,000 miles combined. The two classic models will be auctioned off separately and are expected to go for $1 million each. In fact, with more than 100 instances where a 300SL model hit the 7-digit price range, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL is the vehicle that most often sells for over $1 million. Despite their age, these classic 300SL models have been very well taken care of and remain in great condition. Check out the video below to learn more. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz Electric Hatchback Concept to be Featured at Frankfurt Motor Show

By blogsadmin | Posted in Concepts, Future Mercedes-Benz Products, Mercedes-Benz News on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 4:53 PM
Mercedes-Benz EQ A Concept features and design

At the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show this fall, Mercedes-Benz is featuring its electric hatchback concept known, for now, as the EQ A. The Mercedes-Benz EQ A concept will be a part of the EQ sub-brand and help the automaker achieve plans to launch 10 new EVs by the year 2025. Here’s what we know so far about the new Mercedes-Benz electric hatchback concept. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-AMG Expected to Offer Smaller, More Affordable Performance Cars

By blogsadmin | Posted in CLA-Class, Future Mercedes-Benz Products, Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Benz News on Thursday, June 1st, 2017 at 8:57 PM
Mercedes-AMG CLA and A-Class models

In an effort to provide a few more affordable options for drivers interested in luxury performance vehicles, Mercedes-AMG is expected to introduce a second AMG model for its smaller cars. This new option will reside below the AMG 45 models that are already available for the CLA and European A-Class. Read the rest of this entry »

Drivers Can Now Talk to Mercedes-Benz Cars Via Google Home and Amazon Echo

By blogsadmin | Posted in Future Mercedes-Benz Products, Mercedes-Benz News, Technology on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 9:20 PM
Mercedes-Benz connects cars to Google Home and Amazon Echo

Mercedes-Benz Connects Cars to Google Home and Amazon Echo

Recently, Mercedes-Benz announced its 2016 and 2017 vehicles will be able to connect with both Google Home and Amazon Echo. Mercedes-Benz owners can now utilize voice commands with these home automation devices to control certain vehicle functions, such as starting the engine or sending an address to the vehicle. In order to utilize this new capability, drivers must have an active Mercedes me account with an mbrace® subscription. Here’s a glimpse of what this new connection may be able to achieve in the near future. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the Mercedes-Benz Energy Storage Unit?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Future Mercedes-Benz Products, Mercedes-Benz News, Technology on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 10:08 PM
what is Mercedes-Benz energy storage unit

It’s no secret that Mercedes-Benz, along with other automakers, is constantly searching for new and innovative ways to improve the automotive experience and reduce carbon emissions. Back in 2015, Mercedes-Benz announced its home energy storage unit to rival Tesla’s Powerwall. If you are interested in learning more about Mercedes-Benz’s next-level energy storage technology, you are in the right place. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz Reveals Concept A Sedan to Introduce New Design Era

By blogsadmin | Posted in Concepts, Future Mercedes-Benz Products, Mercedes-Benz News on Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 9:46 PM
Mercedes-Benz Concept A Sedan design and features

In order to illustrate its future design plans, Mercedes-Benz recently unveiled the new Concept A Sedan at the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show. The Concept A Sedan includes a number of innovative design elements and features aimed at displaying a simplified version of the brand’s “sensual purity” styling. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz Unveils New Engines and Semi-Autonomous Technology in 2018 S-Class and AMG S 63

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Cars, S-Class on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 9:27 PM
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class and AMG S 63 New Design and Features

At the recent Shanghai Motor Show, Mercedes-Benz revealed the new S-Class along with its updated mechanics and advanced technology features. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class lineup also includes the refreshed Mercedes-AMG S 63 that is designed for next-level performance. Here’s what we know so far about the updated features and design of the 2018 S-Class. Read the rest of this entry »

Benefits of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Column Shifter

By blogsadmin | Posted in E-Class, Mercedes-Benz News on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:21 PM
Benefits of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class column shifter

Driving a new vehicle can be confusing for many reasons, especially if it has an unusual or confusing shifter. Consumer Reports recently released a report on how some shifters on automatic cars have become more and more confusing for drivers. In the report, it commended Mercedes-Benz for its column shifter in the 2017 E-Class and highlighted a few benefits column shifters offer. Read the rest of this entry »

Classic Mercedes-Benz Models Featured at 2017 Techno Classica

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz News on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 1:38 PM
Classic Mercedes-Benz models featured at 2017 Techno Classica

At the 29th Annual Techno Classica show for vintage and classic cars, Mercedes-Benz displayed a number of models that span over 110 years of the automaker’s history. The Techno Classica takes place in Essen, Germany and features vehicles from a wide variety of automakers. Here are the classic Mercedes-Benz models that were on display at this year’s event. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz CLA Receives Design Updates for 2017 Model Year

By blogsadmin | Posted in CLA-Class, New Cars on Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 7:54 PM
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA new design

The CLA, Mercedes-Benz’s four-door coupe, has been taking style cues from the CLS ever since it was first introduced back in 2014. On the outside, the CLA is known for its aerodynamic shaping and seamless coupe-like design. For the 2017 model year, the Mercedes-Benz CLA has received a number of notable exterior design updates as well as enhancements to the interior. Read the rest of this entry »