Tag: Mercedes

Rowing Your Own No More: Mercedes To Kill Manuals In Europe From 2023

If you live in Europe and want to buy a Mercedes-Benz with a manual transmission you should better hurry up as the carmaker will phase it out from its entire range as early as 2023, as confirmed by a Mercedes spokesperson. As reported by German publication Automobilwoche, the company’s spokesperson said: “With increasing electrification, we […]

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EV Successor Of The Mercedes-Benz A-Class To Move Upmarket

Mercedes-Benz is ready to unveil the facelifted A-Class range as evidenced by our spy shots. However, the German automaker is already working on the next and fully electric generation of the compact hatchback that’s set to become the smallest member of the EQ range. Mercedes recently announced it will reduce its range of compact models […]

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2023 Mercedes GLE Coupe Hits The Ring With Minor Styling Updates

BMW isn’t the only automaker working on a facelifted crossover coupe as arch rival Mercedes is wrapping up development on the updated GLE Coupe. Recently caught undergoing testing on the Nürburgring, the 2023 GLE Coupe has been given a light refresh that mainly focuses on the front end. The changes are barely noticeable, but we […]

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Tail-Happy Mercedes-AMG E 63 And Audi RS6 Drivers Manage To Run Into Each Other

Luxury performance cars don’t get much more desirable than the Mercedes-AMG E 63 and Audi RS6 Avant but thanks to a recent mishap, there are now two fewer on our roads. This video recently found its way onto Facebook and initially shows the driver of a dark grey E 63 powersliding through a parking lot. […]

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The Electric Mercedes-Benz EQG Can Do Rivian-Style Tank Turns

Mercedes-Benz is hard at work developing an all-electric version of the iconic G-Class and has just previewed one of its intriguing features. Branded ‘G-turn’, the EQG has the ability to perform a tank turn, spinning around in circles on loose surfaces. A short video of the feature was showcased during the automaker’s recent strategy conference […]

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Daimler Boss Says Board Must Have Been Drunk When Approving AMG One Hypercar

Mercedes-Benz chief executive Ola Källenius has acknowledged that the car manufacturer’s supervisory board must have been “drunk” when they decided to approve the AMG One hypercar for production. The German car manufacturer first unveiled the car at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 2017. It made headlines because it features a Formula One-derived hybrid powertrain using […]

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California Police Find Mercedes Involved In Burglary With James Bond-Style Flipping License Plate

Police seizing a Mercedes-Benz from two burglary suspects after receiving a resident’s tip in Irvine, California, doesn’t sound surprising (unfortunately), what does though, are the MI5-level gadgets they used and which would make Q proud, including a push-button rotating license plate. “The suspect vehicle was something out of @007 movie [sic],” the Irvine Police Department […]

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Mercedes Teases Maybach SL, SL Speedster, EQE SUV, And Entry-Level Luxury Sedan

During the “Economics of Desire” presentation where Mercedes outlined its future strategy, the company teased not one but four of its upcoming models. Those include the Mercedes-Maybach SL, a more exclusive SL Speedster from the new Mythos Series, the fully electric EQE SUV, and a yet-unnamed entry-level luxury car. Gorden Wagener, chief designer at Mercedes-Benz, […]

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