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Brabus SV12 R Roadster – The Big Red Machine

The Brabus SV12 R Roadster. The Big Red Machine or the Red Devil of the Middle East. You can call it anything you want but the bottom line still remains… this vehicle is the most powerful open air sports car in the world. The two-seater vehicle is powered by the BRABUS SV12 R Biturbo 750 twelve-cylinder engine with 730 hp and 1100 Nm. From 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.0 seconds and to 200 km/h (124 mph) in 10.5 seconds combined with an electronically limited top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph) is impressive proof of the car’s prowess. The features are also dynamic. The exterior the SV12… Continue Reading »


Mercedes GP won’t appeal for Schumacher penalty in Monaco

Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose. That’s what Mercedes GP Petronas had in mind and finally decided not to proceed with the appeal to Monaco. The appeal is about the Monaco stewards’ decision on penalizing Michael Schumacher. In a media statement issued on Tuesday, the Brackley based team said it “cannot be happy with the outcome” but has decided not to appeal “in the best interests of the sport”. “Mercedes would like to emphasize that we fully support the inclusion of past drivers on the stewards panel and are completely satisfied that the Monaco Grand Prix stewards acted professionally, impartially and properly in this matter,” the statement said. According to the… Continue Reading »


NHTSA to investigate Mercedes Benz E-Class Airbags

There’s a saying when you have a car “Drive Safely”. And that’s what NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) will do exactly to Mercedes Benz E-Class. The NHTSA will investigate 2005 & 2006 Mercedes Benz E-Class models about Airbags and it’s wiring system connected to it. This is to prevent any further accident on the road. NHTSA received 4 complains about failures of the wiring harness. Mercedes Benz spokesman Robert Moran mentioned about the flaw of the E-Class wiring harness. The harness could pull out of the connector block, causing an open-circuit condition in the driver’s airbag circuits. Thus making the harness disconnects from the connector. They came up with… Continue Reading »


Mercedes to offer Driving Experience to UK Journalist

UK Journalist won’t be driving home a Mercedes Benz but they will have chance to drive a wide range of vehicles which includes the new E-Class Cabriolet and the Actros truck in the upcoming SMMT (Society of Motor Traders and Manufacturers) Test Day. The event will be held at the Millbrook Proving Ground on 27 May 2010. It’s going to be a big annual motoring media event where the newest models in Mercedes’ passenger cars and commercial vehicles ranges will be available to drive on Milbrook’s famous Bowl, Alpine Route and off-road course. Mercedes Benz will be showcasing top vehicles. This are the Sprinter 4×4, Smart fortwo cdi coupe, Atego… Continue Reading »


Monaco GP: Disappointing finish for Mercedes GP

We came, we saw, they conquered. That’s is installed in the minds of Mercedes GP Petronas drivers Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher as they finished the Monaco Grand Prix in seventh and twelfth places respectively yesterday, following an action-packed race around the Monte Carlo streets. The Monaco Grand Prix is widely considered to be one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world. And it was important for Mercedes GP Petronas to make a good impression. Rosberg started from sixth and Schumacher from seventh place on the grid, hoping their position will elevate their rankings. But Lady luck didn’t shine on them as they had their share… Continue Reading »


The Best of SLS AMG Reporter

Ever wonder if there’s one certain individual who knows everything about Mercedes Benz? Well meet Matthew K.,  He is one of the editors of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG staff and popular website His extraordinary passion for speed, cars and excitement makes the readers crave for more. Having access to some of  the most exciting SLS AMG information and events Matthew will document all his behind-the-scenes knowledge on this blog to share it with everybody who is equally excited about the sports car. Just recently, SLS AMG Reporter have compiled the best videos and articles done by Matthew K. From Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Tokyo, California, Abu Dhabi, Berlin, and New York…. Continue Reading »


Mercedes GP Petronas and Deutsche Post now a team

Things keeps on getting better for Mercedes GP Petronas as Deutsche Post is now part of their team. Starting this weekend, spectators will able to see the famous “Post Horn”, which is the icon of Deutsche Post, on the chassis and front wings of the MGP W01 cars of Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg at the Monaco Grand Prix in Monte Carlo. The popular German communications company will be fully supported by Mercedes Benz and Mercedes GP Petronas. Deutsche Post’s new “Online Letter” initiative will be making use of this new method of online communication in their day-to-day business operations. Below are a few comments of top company officials: Jurgen… Continue Reading »


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