Tag: Mercedes S-Class

Australia, This Is Your All-New 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, And It Starts At AU$240,700

Mercedes-Benz has brought the new generation S-Class to Australia, where it will launch next month in a single trim level with two wheelbase lengths. Pricing for the S450 4Matic starts at AU$240,700 (US$191,361), excluding on-road costs and dealer fees. Its standard equipment includes a 12.8-inch OLED infotainment system, 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, head-up display, sat-nav, […]

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QOTD: Forget BMW, What’s Going On With Mercedes’ Styling?

Lately, the motoring press seems to agree on one thing: panning the designs of BMW. I can’t recall the last time any car company has come under heavy fire for their design blueprint. And I’ll gladly admit to being one of the many critics lambasting the ever-increasing grille size and buck-toothed form factor. But since […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG S63e Loses More Camo For Our Best Look Yet

The upcoming Mercedes-AMG S63e has been spied again, this time winter testing and with minimal camouflage. Previously seen wearing a full-body disguise, the latest shots show the most significant changes will be to the bumpers. The Panamericana grille is on full display, with only the large, centrally-mounted Mercedes-Benz badge covered up. Although camouflaged, it’s evident […]

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Mercedes Reveals Why The C-Class’ 6-Cylinder Had To Go For 2022

Mercedes‘ chief engineer, Christian Früh, has revealed that handling and packaging were behind the brand’s decision to drop the 6-cylinder engine from the C-Class lineup. We’ve all heard and processed the news that there will be no C-Classes (not even AMGs) offered with a V8 in the upcoming generation. Emission regulations being what they are, […]

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Genesis Spied Testing All-New 2023 G90 Flagship Sedan, Korea’s Plush Alternative To The S-Class

For the second time this past week, our spy photographers have come across a disguised prototype of Genesis’ next generation G90 sedan undergoing development in northern Europe. You can get a closer look at it in the fresh pictures we’ve added in the gallery below. [Updated 2/14/2021] If it feels like only last year that […]

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The 50-Millionth Mercedes-Benz Car Produced In 75 Years Is A Maybach S-Class

The Mercedes-Benz brand has achieved an important milestone, as car number 50 million in 75 years recently rolled off the assembly line at the Sindelfingen plant, Germany, in their global production network. The milestone model happens to be the very first new Mercedes Maybach S-Class, which comes to life at ‘Factory 56’, along with the […]

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Mercedes-Benz Apologizes To Customers For Having To Recall The New-Gen S-Class

The paint is barely dry on the new generation S-Class, but Mercedes-Benz has already announced a recall for it. Certain units of the German brand’s flagship sedan were apparently equipped with shorter inner tie rods, which “could not permanently withstand the stresses of driving”, leading to loss of steering ability and thus increasing the risk […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG S63e Promises To Be A High-Performance Plug-In Hybrid

Mercedes introduced the 2021 S-Class last fall and now the company is turning its attention to the AMG variants. That’s clear today as a high-performance prototype was spotted undergoing cold weather testing in Sweden. While the model is heavily disguised, it features a Panamericana grille and a more aggressive front bumper. The latter is covered […]

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Coachbuilt W126 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Convertible And Wagon Are An Odd Couple

For those who feel their Mercedes-Benz S-Class isn’t luxurious or exclusive enough, there are many coachbuilders out there that have you covered. In the case of the two classics below, those coachbuilders would be Straman and Caro, and each one did an excellent job at their respective conversions. 1986 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC Convertible The convertible, […]

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Vancouver Couple Sues Mercedes-Benz For S-Class They’re Afraid To Drive

Three years ago, Datong Yang and Guifang Huo purchased a brand new Mercedes-Benz S-Class for $160,000. What the couple didn’t expect for a car of that price, or any car for that matter, was for the steering wheel to seize up on multiple occasions before the vehicle was even a year old. As reported by the […]

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