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2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

Go for less.<p>“Less is more,” AMG chief Tobias Moers says with a straight face. He is referring to the new S63 AMG, which is definitely more. Way more. A group of journos has just ripped wormholes in space out of Salzburg, over autobahns and twisty mountain roads, into Kitzbühel, Austria. The engines …

Mercedes Is The Most-Stolen Luxury Car Brand In The Nation

Here’s a dubious distinction: Mercedes-Benz makes the luxury cars most likely to be stolen nationwide, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau.<p>Three Mercedes models—the C Class, E Class and S Class—landed in the top 10 cars listed on a NICB report on luxury-vehicle thefts.<p>But it’s not as …

By the Numbers: 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan

The press release extensively covering the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan may just be the lengthiest we’ve encountered so far. Totaling over 100 pages and divided into six sections, the official press release details almost everything there is to know about Benz’s new flagship sedan. For those …

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Official Details Revealed

The new S-Class, coming to America this fall, includes a slate of super-luxurious features and even more horsepower—the big V-8 is up to 455 ponies.<p><b>By now you've seen the photos of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class</b> online and are hankering for the details. You're in luck, because Mercedes-Benz has …

Mercedes CEO: GLA Crossover is 'Royal Baby'

Mercedes makes big debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show: the GLA compact crossover. Mercedes CEO Dieter Zetsche calls it their "Royal Baby"<p>FRANKFURT -- Though German automaker Mercedes-Benz has a massive presence at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show and brought a host of new S Class concepts, their most …

The GLA 250 is the new baby SUV from Mercedes-Benz

Hatchback? CUV? Who cares? It's sharp.<p>If you happen to find the GLK-Class too small for your tastes, Mercedes-Benz has something for you. The automaker unveiled its new GLA2 50 at the FrankfurtMotor Show. The smallest of the Mercedes-Benz utility range, the GLA250 is little more than a stylish …

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class hits the matte

The Mercedes-Benz stand here in Frankfurt was indeed buzzing following the debut of the swoopy S-Class Coupe Concept, but another big debut from the German automaker came in the form of this, the 2015 GLA-Class compact crossover. As its nomenclature would suggest, the GLA is essentially a …

Mercedes goes small, rugged with the GLA250 - Roadshow

@way4ne<p>8:44 AM PDT<p>FRANKFURT -- Car buyers may not be quite ready for a premium compact sedan, but a compact SUV might just be the right bait to get wealthier buyers looking at smaller cars. Or such seems to be Mercedes-Benz's logic with the new GLA-Class, which debuted at the 2013 International …

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Mercedes CLA revealed

We revealed leaked pictures of the new Mercedes CLA a few weeks ago, but now the wraps have been pulled off officially at the Detroit Motor Show.<p>Auto …

Auto Shows

Drive On: Mercedes-Benz prices seductive CLA at $29,900

Mercedes-Benz is going to offer a "seductive" price for its newest, smallest car. The CLA will start at $29,900, as disclosed on the Super Bowl commercial that will run Sunday.<p>Mercedes is showing off the long form of the commercial ahead of the big game. In the ad, the devil, played by actor Willem …

Test Drive: 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

Firmly rooted in the luxury, 40+ market, Mercedes-Benz has been working hard to evolve its brand image and become more appealing to younger customers. The all-new 2014 CLA sedan, which was first unveiled during the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, is a strong step in that direction offering style and …

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2014 Mercedes-Benz S550 review: New S-Class takes the lead with self-driving tech - Roadshow

<b>The Good</b> Mammoth cabin space and smooth ride quality make the <b>2014 Mercedes-Benz S550</b>'s cabin the place to be, whether in front or back. LED lights and big LCD dashboard panels keep the tech ahead of the pack. A new Steering Assist feature eases driving in heavy traffic.<p><b>The Bad</b> App integration loads …

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