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2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Coupe

Take it to the limit, one more time.<p>It seems like just yesterday we were falling over ourselves at the New York auto show debut of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC coupe. The remarkably beautiful and powerful full-size two-door seemed to be Benz's ultimate answer to the Bentley Continental GT, …

2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 / C400 Sedan

S-class essence distilled into a fun-size decanter.<p>The past few years have seen Mercedes-Benz product planners systematically make their way through the lineup, increasing AMG’s role, revamping the top-shelf S-class, and adding entry-level bait in the form of the CLA-class sedan and GLA-class SUV. …

Oh Là What? Carlsson CS50 Versailles Attempts to Rule Geneva

Does this <b>Carlsson CS50 Versailles</b> makes you think of Louis the Great’s palace? If so, then the folks at Carlsson did their job because that was the source of inspiration for this golden Mercedes-Benz S-Class-based sedan, which will undoubtedly drop jaws at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.<p>Customized as …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S-class Coupe: Benchmarking Luxury and Style

The most beautiful Benz in quite some time.<p>Before Mercedes-Benz got lost in its quest to fill ever more niches and ever higher sales—an expedition that’s taken the brand further downmarket than it’s ever been—the three-pointed star was unquestionably the benchmark for luxury, engineering, and …

2015 Ferrari California T Debuts With Twin-Turbo V-8, F12berlinetta Styling

The "entry-level" Ferrari gets a massive makeover.<p>Ferrari’s been busy. After recently unveiling the epic LaFerrari and the 458 Speciale, the Maranello-based sports-car maker has pulled the wraps off the 2015 California T ahead of its debut at next month’s Geneva auto show. We find it somewhat …

2015 Ferrari California T First Look

"T" is for Turbos<p>For the first time since the legendary F40, a turbocharged engine has found its way under the hood of a Ferrari. The 2015 Ferrari California T was just unveiled ahead of its Geneva Motor Show debut, and unlike the Ferrari Mondial T, the “T” doesn’t stand for ‘terrible.’ This time …

We Hear: Daimler CEO Zetsche Open to Future Alliances

With the fiercely competitive nature of the global auto industry, it’s imperative that executives be strategic, agile thinkers, and consider possibilities that in the past would seem shocking or sacrilegious. Ford and General Motors are collaborating on their second major transmission …