Category: mercedes benz

2019 Mercedes-AMG A35: This Is Apparently Benz’s New 300 HP Hot Hatch

We found it pretty hard not to like the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class, a sleek sedan and hatchback combo that seemed to really up its game over the current family of Mercedes compacts. But everyone had one question: where’s the AMG version? Apparently…

2019 Mercedes-AMG A35: This Is Apparently Benz’s New 300 HP Hot Hatch

We found it pretty hard not to like the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class, a sleek sedan and hatchback combo that seemed to really up its game over the current family of Mercedes compacts. But everyone had one question: where’s the AMG version? Apparently…

This is How Daimler and Bosch’s Automated Valet Parking Works

There are very few things worse than handing over your keys to a stranger and praying they take care of your car and don’t stuff it into a wall or, y’know, a Subaru. The struggle of valet parking is something I’m sure we all have to deal with on a ver…

The 2020 Electric Mercedes EQC Doesn’t Have a “Frunk” Because Efficiency

At last, Mercedes has given the world a sneak peak at its battery-powered electric EQC crossover before it goes into production next year. It’s a highly anticipated arrival in the electric car market, as it’s expected to kick off some lively competiti…

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC’s 200-Mile Range Is A Disappointment 

Earlier today, Mercedes premiered its first-ever production fully electric car, the Mercedes-Benz EQC SUV. It boasts 402 horsepower and 564 lb-ft of torque, which is impressive, but the EQC’s range seems to leave a lot to be desired.Read more…

The Mercedes-Benz EQ Silver Arrow is a Gorgeous 1937 Throwback Electric Concept 

There’s something pretty damn intoxicating about a vintage-looking car loaded with high-powered modern technology. Mercedes-Benz saw that appeal, so they took inspiration from their record-setting 1937 W 125, loaded it up with an electric powertrain, …

Buy This Manual Mercedes SLK So I Don’t Have To

“You know what,” I often say to myself, “I’m really a Mercedes Man at heart.” This is an aspirational declaration, as I’m not actually sufficiently wealthy to afford the Benz that I want: manual, rear-wheel drive, with some power. Oh wait, I can afford…

GM Engineers Went on Public Tours of a Ford Plant for ‘Intelligence Gathering’ in Their Bid to Beat the F-150

The truck wars continue, the trade wars also continue, Elon Musk continues, and, well, Maserati. This is The Morning Shift for Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.Read more…

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 Is a Glorious Return for the Straight Six Engine

Back in 2004, Mercedes “invented” the four-door coupe with the very first Mercedes-Benz CLS, which was basically an E-Class intentionally bent out of shape in a tragic styling exercise incident. Now there’s a third generation with an exciting new strai…