Substantially more agile and efficient, but as comfortable and spacious as ever – the new B-Class from Mercedes-Benz is a winner on all fronts. The vehicle’s lower height and more upright seat position provide for a first impression that hints at the compact sports tourer’s dynamic credentials. With a new four-cylinder petrol engine featuring direct injection and turbocharging, a new diesel engine, a new dual clutch transmission, a new manual transmission and new assistance systems, the front-wheel-drive car also rings in a new technological era for compact cars from Mercedes-Benz. “No model change in the history of Mercedes-Benz has ever seen so many new developments introduced in one fell swoop,”… Continue Reading »
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As the Canadian Grand Prix is underway this weekend, Schumacher and former rival Jacques Villeneuve shared the stage at the Canadian Automotive Association (CAA, Canadian branch of AAA) Safety Event. The event held in Blainville, QC, just north of Montreal, showcases the importance of in-vehicle safety and technological breakthroughs for keeping drivers safe and grounded on the road. According to the TorontoStar, “[s]ubjected to a question-and-answer period, Schumacher was asked if the blind-spot recognition system available in state-of-the-art road cars would have helped him avoid his infamous collision with Villeneuve.” Of course Schumi with his sense of humor defended himself by saying that ““It would have been a shame, because… Continue Reading »
The annual Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy will take place once again this summer in Canada. This exclusive event allows participants to experience the most powerful vehicles in the Mercedes lineup with exhilarating performance. A team of highly experienced driving instructors will work closely with a maximum of 12 participants in a safe and controlled environment to master and perfect your driving techniques under difficult, real life conditions reacting to emergency situations doing all that while you speed around the twisty race track. There is no vehicle sharing, so you will spend most of your time behind the wheel of a broad selection of our exciting Mercedes-Benz vehicles, including several of our… Continue Reading »
Our friends at SecretNewCars.COM have just posted this stunning image of the upcoming CLS’ front. The shot is much clearer than earlier spy shot. Looking great and very very modern and aggressive.
The stylish Edition GreyStyle will be joining the Canadian Smart showrooms with the rest of the special models offered in Canada. Edition Greystyle will be the forth limited run model along with Highstyle Edition, Limited Three and Light Yellow Edition. It is worth mentioning that the 50 units Edition Greystyle is unique in its very own ways that will make heads turn. Its distinctive matte-finish dark grey exterior is tastefully matched with exclusive carbon colored BRABUS Monoblock alloy wheels. The interior is a mixture of rich denim fabric with double stitched nappa leather seats matched with yellow accents. Pricing for the 50 units available in Canada starts from $21,750, and… Continue Reading »
In a short span of 4 years, Smart has gain a reputation on its own as a new lifestyle of eco-friendliness and also as a new approach in providing affordable efficient cars. Recently, the Smart fortwo has gain another award. This time the smart received the Canadian Black Book award for “Best Retained Value”. So if you are a Smart owner, it means your getting the best value for ur purchase. Here is the full press release after the jump.
The all new GLK has landed in Canada and are being delivered to its customers as we speak. At this point only the GLK 350 4Matic is available. Starting price for the GLK 350 is $41, 800 CAD, which translate to roughly 35-36K USD. This is the starting price for the top-of-the-line GLK. Since it follows the engine displacements as the C class, there could potentially be a GLK 300 4Matic with a GLK 300 (2 wheel drive) along with the anticipated GLK 220 CDI (BlueTech) 4Matic. First glance at the GLK results quite positively. The exterior proportions are great, interior furnishing and detailing is one of the best in… Continue Reading »