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Is This the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG?

The S63 got an early reveal thanks to a factory video.<p>Mercedes-Benz unveiled the 2014 S550 last month and put the new flagship sedan into production just last week. However, in a video of the W222-generation S-Class rolling off the assembly line, we may have had our first glimpse at the new 2014 …

Automotive Design

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 …

This is it! This is the new 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class. Is it the compact luxury crossover you never knew you wanted? More -> http://bit.ly/16PPcIp

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-class

It's just like the A-class, only Americanized.<p>It’s a good thing Mercedes-Benz’s compact front-wheel-drive platform is versatile. The foundation for the brand’s A-class hatchback, the high-roof B-class, and the U.S.-bound CLA-class, this architecture serves as the basis for Benz’s assault on BMW’s …

Mercedes gives a crash course in S-Class history

The new S-Class might be the latest and greatest from Mercedes-Benz, but the groundwork for its emergence at the forefront of automotive development was laid back in the 1950s with the Type 300 – also known as the Adenauer. Mercedes chose the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance to showcase the 2014 …

Mercedes-Benz Shows Off Self Driving Car

<b>With its S 500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE research vehicle, Mercedes-Benz became the world's first automobile manufacturer (that is if Google doesn't start</b> …

Self-driving Mercedes-Benz that should be on sale by 2020 is unveiled

It really is hands free! Self-driving Mercedes-Benz is unveiled - and it should be available within seven years<p><b>Car will be able to hand control back</b> …

Autonomous Cars

Mercedes-Benz reveals recent test of self-driving car

In yet another sign that self-driving cars are rapidly approaching reality, Mercedes-Benz announced Monday that it had successfully driven an autonomous S-Class sedan 62 miles on German city streets.<p>The test, which happened at the end of August, used a full-size 2014 S500 with only slight …

2014 MERCEDES-BENZ GLA-CLASS by Maro Onokpise

The cat is officially out of the bag. <b>Mercedes-Benz</b> has unveiled the visuals for its 2014 GLA-CLASS a month ahead of its scheduled September debut at …

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA

by Kirby Garlitos, on September 12, 2013, 08:00<p>The Mercedes CLA-Class has only been on the market less than a year, and it’s already gathering steam …

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG

The first official images of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG have surfaced, ahead of next week’s public debut in New York. The AMG version of the …

Refreshing or Revolting: 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA is a new entry-level luxury sedan that will open new doors for car buyers when it goes on sale in September. As the most affordable Benz in the lineup, the swoopy coupe-like four-door not only bears new styling cues in the three-pointed-star family, but it also poses a …

License Plates

Mercedes-Benz Exec: Hybrids Will Dominate Diesels As Performance Cars

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG still offers ballistic performance, but uses only a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine--albeit turbocharged to 355 horsepower.<p>AMG has now said that it's a trend it expects to continue — while hybrids knock high-performance diesels aside in the pursuit of both power …

Engines

Wunderkind Benz: Testing the 2014 Mercedes CLA on Ignition

In the U.S., Mercedes-Benz is known as the manufacturer of big, expensive, rear-drive coupes and sedans. The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class is none of those things, and this week on <i>Ignition,</i> technical director Frank Markus heads to France to see if the 2014 CLA250 can live up to the three-pointed …

Automotive Industry

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG Priced From $48,375

The all-wheel-drive 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG coupe-like four-door will start at $48,375, including destination, when it goes on sale this November. That’s a $17,550 premium over the 208-hp front-drive CLA250’s $30,825 base price as well as a $6070 premium over the rear-drive 302-hp C350 Sport …

Spied: Refreshed Audi A8 Prepping for 2014 S-Class

We recently got our first peek at the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class and it’s safe to say the competition should be paying attention, Audi included. Now, it appears the folks at Ingolstadt are preparing for battle, as evidenced by this Audi A8 test mule recently snapped on the streets of Germany. …

Audi A8

With Trendsetting Technology, 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Gets All Up In Bentley's Business

Cameras and cell phones go on a table under watchful eye. Names are checked off a list.<p>Through a darkened archway flanked by stern-looking security personnel are three 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedans. The front and rear of each car are hidden with black plastic and tape. The room is pitch black. …

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 …

Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Spied Testing on Wet Roads

On the same day Mercedes-Benz officially unveils the 2014 S-Class sedan we bring you new spy shots of the S-Class coupe testing on wet roads. Whether it’s called the S-Class coupe, SLC-Class, or the CL-Class, the two-door will again function as the automaker’s luxury flagship coupe for those who …

Discovery Communications

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Overwhelms With Innovation

It’s hard to pick a starting point with the all-new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.<p>This full-size luxury sedan, which hits showrooms in September, is absolutely bristling with technology: 3D cameras, radar, night vision, LED headlights and taillights that adjust their brightness automatically.<p>And that …

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 …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Extra-Long Wheelbase Spotted Testing

The S-Class grows to fill Maybach's shoes.<p>The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class range is growing. Earlier this summer we drove the all-new 2014 S550, and earlier this week we spotted the 2014 S63 AMG sports sedan. Now, our spy photographers have given us another look at the extra-long-wheelbase …

Discovery Communications

2014 Mercedes Benz S-Class accessories unveiled - Luxurylaunches

Mercedes Benz S-Class has always been considered as the pinnacle of automotive engineering and 2014 model isn’t any exception. Along with all the …

Mercedes S-Class stretch variant to command $200,000+

We recently spotted a stretched version of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, but it sounds like this new ultra-luxurious version of the sedan might not be quite as much of a Maybach-replacing model that we initially expected. <i>Automotive News</i> says that the car has somewhat more modest targets, with the …

2014 Mercedes S-Class priced lower from $92,900*

The massively overhauled 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class will start at $92,900, not including a $925 destination fee, when it arrives at US dealers in October. That's a 2.8-percent drop over the 2013 S-Class, although Mercedes is fast to point out that a drop in price doesn't equate with a drop in …

Mercedes Concept S-Class Coupe is two-door indulgence [w/videos]

Back in July, we drove the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class and called it the segment's "new standard bearer" thanks to its heady mix of technologies and sybaritic accoutrements. And while we came away from the new S-Class thinking the new generation had visually improved on its predecessor, we were …

2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG is fast, not furious [w/video]

Now that we've already seen (and driven) the new-for-2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class in its standard, S550 form, it's time to set our sights on the rest of the model range. The next iteration to make its debut is this, the S63 AMG, taking the stage here in Frankfurt. No, the S63 isn't quite the top dog …