Tag: Mercedes AMG

Can The Decade-Old Merc C63 AMG Black Series Teach The New BMW M3 And Audi RS5 A Thing Or Two?

The new BMW M3 proves that while SUVs and crossovers are all the rage nowadays, high-performance sports sedans remain very desirable and can be a joy to drive. Eager to see how the new M3 Competition fares against an Audi RS5 Sportback and a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG, CarWow gathered the trio together for a series […]

Read More

2023 Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Spied, Ditches Twin-Turbo V8 For 4-Cylinder Hybrid Power

Spy photographers have snapped the redesigned Mercedes GLC on multiple occasions, but now we’re getting a glimpse at the high-performance variant. Spied undergoing testing in Germany, the 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 is heavily disguised but features an unmistakable Panamericana grille. While the front bumper is covered by camouflage, we can see the outlines of sizable […]

Read More

2022 Mercedes-AMG SL Reveal Delayed Until Oct 28; Means Bentley GTC Stays Desirable For An Extra 8 Days

Mercedes has delayed the unveiling of the 2022 SL sports car by just over a week. It will now be shown on October 28, rather than October 20 as originally planned. There was no word from Stuttgart as to why the reveal has been pushed back, but given the modest delay it’s unlikely to be […]

Read More

A Special Car Like A Brand New Brabus Rocket 900 Needs A Special Paint Protection

Brabus is building just 10 examples of its insane Mercedes-AMG GT 63 4Matic+ based Rocket 900 and the owner of the first unit to be delivered recently headed to a UK specialist to have the paint finish protected. This particular Brabus Rocket 900 started out life painted in a typical gloss black finish but the […]

Read More

This Carbon Fiber-Bodied Lotus Exige Has A Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG V8 Engine

The Lotus Elise and Exige have been used as the basis for the original Hennessey Venom GT and, more recently, the Radford Type 62-2. Down in South Africa, there is one particularly impressive Exige that was recently featured in a video from Cars.co.za. This particular Exige has been custom-built by an enthusiast and while it […]

Read More

Did Mercedes Suspend V8 Sales Over “Quality Issues” Not Supply Problems?

Last month’s revelation that Mercedes was temporarily discontinuing most of its V8 models in the U.S. would have been earth-shattering news five years ago. But given the mess Covid, the shortage of semiconductors, and global logistics problems have caused other carmakers, Merc’s explanation that supply chain issues were to blame seemed entirely plausible. Now though, […]

Read More

Mercedes Wants VW In Formula 1 And Will Make Compromises To Make It Happen

Mercedes would agree to simplified engine set-ups from 2026 in order to attract Volkswagen to the Formula 1 grid. The statement came from Mercedes F1 boss, Toto Wolff, on the weekend that a crucial meeting took place surrounding new engine regs. The discussion involved members of F1 Management, FIA Officials, and representatives from existing and […]

Read More

The 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe Is Getting An Aggressive Makeover

Mercedes is working on a minor facelift for the 2023 GLE, so it comes as little surprise that spy photographers have now caught an updated GLE Coupe. Snapped in 53 guise, the prototype features a more expressive front bumper with sportier air intakes. While the grille appears to carryover, it’s flanked by revised headlights that […]

Read More