Tag: Mercedes GLA

Mercedes Shutting Down Passenger Car Production In Brazil Due To Pandemic-Related Issues

Back in 2013, Daimler announced plans for building a new facility tasked with the manufacturing of passenger cars for the Brazilian market. It would be located in Iracemapolis, in the state of Sao Paulo. Three years later the factory was finished and was churning out C-Class and GLA crossovers. Unfortunately, this year’s coronavirus pandemic has […]

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How On Earth Did This Mercedes GLA End Up Into The Pitlane At Interlagos?

<!––> <!––> In late October, we wrote about a woman who mistakenly drove her Mini Cooper onto the Interlagos circuit in Brazil during a race. It would appear that someone else has made the same mistake. This clip was recently shared on Reddit, but very few details about the incident are known, such as when […]

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Mercedes Admits They Went “A Bit Too Far” With Their Cheaper Compact Range

Mercedes-Benz has no less than eight compact cars in its lineup today. The range includes the Hatchback and Sedan versions of the A-Class, as well as the long wheelbase sold in China, the B-Class minivan, CLA and CLA Shooting Brake, and the GLA and GLB SUVs. The range will grow to include two zero-emission models […]

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Mercedes Announces 2021 Changes, E-Class All-Terrain’s Coming While S-Class Coupe & Cabrio Are Dead

Mercedes has announced a number of updates to their lineup in the United States for the 2021 model year. Starting with the entry-level A-Class Sedan, the model gains Blind Spot Assist and new 18-inch bi-color wheels. MBUX Interior Assistant also becomes a new standalone option. Unsurprisingly, the changes to the CLA echo those to the A-Class […]

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Mercedes-AMG Opens Order Books For The GLA 35, 45 and 45 S Crossovers

Mercedes has opened the order books for the new AMG GLA 35 and GLA 45 models in its home market in Germany. AMG’s latest compact performance crossovers are priced from €54,204 ($61,230) in the case of the GLA 35 4Matic and from €62,772 ($70,909) for the GLA 45 4Matic+, while the GLA 45 S 4Matic+ […]

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Mercedes Confirms Three New AMG Models For Geneva, Including Two SUVs

The Geneva Motor Show is less than two weeks away and Mercedes will use the event to introduce a handful of new products. The company didn’t go into too many specifics, but confirmed they will be unveiling the facelifted E-Class, new compact hybrids and three models from AMG. Speaking of the latter, Mercedes will introduce […]

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32 New Mercedes Models On The Horizon, Five Will Be EVs

According to Autocar, Mercedes is planning to launch 32 new models by the end of 2022. That’s a staggering number, but they’re not necessarily all-new models as many of them will simply be new variants of existing vehicles. In particular, there will be a range-topping GT Black Series and a high-performance GT 4-Door Coupe. Next […]

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Mercedes Settles Mold Lawsuit With 2.5 Million U.S. Owners

If you’re a diehard BMW or Audi fan, you might think Mercedes “stinks” due to various yet purely subjective reasons. However, if you’re one of the 2.5 million unlucky Mercedes owners with mold inside their HVAC systems, you definitely know your car stinks. Thankfully, the German carmaker has finally agreed to settle its HVAC mold […]

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