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Teaser for 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R debuting at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-AMG GT R coming with 577 horsepower

The hardcore version of Mercedes-AMG’s GT sports car is set for debut June 24 at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom. In the lead up AMG has been dropping several teasers, and now the Affalterbach tuner has confirmed some of the performance specs. Called a GT R, the new... read more

June 21, 2016 by
Teaser for 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R debuting at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-AMG GT R teased ahead of June 24 debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The hardcore version of Mercedes-AMG’s GT sports car is now a little over a week away from its debut. The official tuner to Mercedes-Benz has confirmed the car will be... read more June 15, 2016 by

Flat lithium-ion battery back for next-generation Mercedes-Benz electric cars

Mercedes: Next-gen batteries to double density, halve costs

The biggest hindrance to electric cars has been their limited range and poor battery durability. However, thanks to companies like Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] electric cars are... read more June 15, 2016 by

Mercedes-Benz wireless inductive charging system

Mercedes confirms wireless charging for S550e plug-in hybrid

Anyone that’s owned a plug-in car of some sort will know the pain of coming home late, fiddling around with a cable and actually plugging the car in for charging. The... read more June 14, 2016 by

Mercedes-Benz integrated starter generator (ISG)

Mercedes announces inline-6 with 48-volt mild hybrid system

Mercedes-Benz is spending up big on technology to reduce the average emissions of its fleet. The automaker has committed to spending almost $8 billion in just the next two... read more June 14, 2016 by

Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell prototype

GLC F-Cell previews Mercedes fuel cell car coming in 2017

Mercedes-Benz first tested the waters with a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell with the unveiling of the B-Class F-Cell in 2009, which the automaker didn’t... read more June 13, 2016 by

Mercedes-Benz modular platform for electric cars

First look at Mercedes' modular platform for electric cars

Mercedes-Benz has crafted a dedicated platform for its next-generation electric cars. Revealed this week during a tech briefing at the automaker’s headquarters in... read more June 13, 2016 by

Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Hamilton shrinks 2016 Formula One Championship gap with Canadian GP win

There are now just nine points separating the top two drivers in the 2016 Formula One World Championship after an impressive performance put in yesterday by Mercedes... read more June 13, 2016 by

2017 Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4² (European spec)

Rugged Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4² on sale early 2017

One of the biggest, baddest SUVs in production, Mercedes-Benz’s stoic G-Class, is about to get a whole lot tougher with the arrival of the new G550 4x4² variant... read more June 10, 2016 by

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon

New Mercedes-Benz E-Class spawns wagon

Mercedes-Benz’s new E-Class sedan has impressed us with its handsome lines, advanced technology and sumptuous, S-Class-mimicking interior. Now we have our first look at... read more June 6, 2016 by

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Cabrio (European version), Trieste region, May 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet first drive review

With the arrival of the small CLA sedan three years ago as its entry vehicle, Mercedes-Benz has moved the latest version of its C-Class range up in size, style, and features... read more June 4, 2016 by

Jay Leno's 1950 Mercedes-Benz Racecar Transporter

Jay Leno shows off his vintage Mercedes race car transporter

What's the coolest vehicle you've seen today? Whatever it is, it has nothing on this 1950 Mercedes-Benz race car transporter owned by Jay Leno and featured in the latest... read more June 2, 2016 by

2017 Mercedes-Benz G-Class (European spec)

2017 Mercedes-Benz G-Class preview

Mercedes-Benz’s G-Class has been in production for almost four decades but the rugged, go-anywhere SUV only gets better with age thanks to the series of updates made... read more June 1, 2016 by

Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton after winning the 2016 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix

Hamilton wins Formula One Monaco GP after Red Bull stuff up

Lewis Hamilton took home his first victory in the 2016 Formula One World Championship at an eventful Monaco Grand Prix yesterday. It was only the second time in eight years... read more May 29, 2016 by

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (S500)

Mercedes expanding use of particulate filters to gas-powered cars

Mercedes-Benz says it will equip particulate filters not only on vehicles powered by diesel engines, but those that use gasoline as well. The move applies for now only to the... read more May 27, 2016 by

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB spy shots

Mercedes-Benz is out evaluating a test mule for what’s believed to be a new compact crossover SUV to be called the GLB. Mercedes already competes in this space with the... read more May 24, 2016 by


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