“Think of it as the Subaru WRX STI in an Armani suit.”
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— Mercedes-Benz USA (@MBUSA) May 19, 2015
The all-wheel drive S550 is super nice, but has an even nicer ride-quality when you drive the 2-wheel drive version.Continue Reading →
Mercedes-Benz introduces their night vision technology in Amsterdam, Netherlands:
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GT Spirit takes us on a tour of the MBZ museum in Stuttgart in their wonderful walk-through article.
Some interesting factoids:
The architecture was designed by UN Studio and is inspired by DNA’s double-helix shape see more in Mercedes below:
The museum has 177605 square feet of displays
They offer 2 different tours daily
7 legend rooms detail different legendary times in Mercedes-Benz historyContinue Reading →
Expecting to fetch 1-1.3 million US Dollars at auction, the Lotec / Mercedes-Benz C1000, a supercar dreamed up by a billionaire in the United Arab Emirates was produced in 1995 and is called “C1000” because of it’s all carbon-fiber body and it’s 1000 horsepower MBZ engine. The original car specs state that the car has a 0-60 time of just over 3 seconds, this hasn’t yet been independently verified. The auction house RKM Collector Car Auctions will be in charge of ...Continue Reading →
Apparently, the new Mercedes-Benz C-class will follow a short list of Google Map nav systems to feature Google Maps as the native navigation app. Cnet reports that recently published interior photos of the new C-class shows Google Earth and Maps embedded into the controls of the infotainment system in the dashboard.
From the article:
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“Audi uses Google Earth satellite imagery for its navigation system, although the head unit’s computer performs all route calculation. The Tesla Model S offers ...
MotorTrend’s Frank Markus takes the new 4-cylinder E250 Bluetec for a trip through the wilderness in Washington. Some takeaways, they didn’t get above 36MPG, the power is adequate and the navigation routes you to gas stations that have changed since the nav was updated. That’s a harsh finding in a brand new luxury Diesel hybrid from a leading automaker like Mercedes-Benz.[link_button href=”http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/sedans/1309_2014_mercedes_benz_e250_bluetec_first_drive/“]Read MotorTrend First Drive here[/link_button] Continue Reading →