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Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe Reportedly Being Developed

Reports have emerged that Mercedes-Benz is working on a coupe version of its GL model SUV. The reported vehicle will allow the Luxury vehicle manufacturer to enter a new niche in the market. Production of the new GLC is set to start in 2016. It will be a five-door crossover SUV featuring an angled roof similar to the one featured on the BMW X6. However, the new vehicle will not compete with the BMW vehicle. The new GL Coupe will supposedly compete in the market of another BMW vehicle, the supposed BMW X7, along with the Audi A9. The GLC may prove to be appealing in the Chinese and American… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG Given A Makeover By Brabus

Brabus recently gave the Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG a makeover, boosting its power while increasing the width of its body. The Brabus B63-620 Widestar is another high-performance SUV from the tuning specialist from Germany. The output of the 5.5-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine of the GL63 AMG was increased to 611bhp through the PowerXtra plug-and-play software of Brabus. This also made the acceleration of the vehicle from 0 to 62 mph faster by 0.2 seconds compared to the standard variant of the vehicle. Its speed also tops at 174 mph. In addition to the enhancements on the engine, Brabus also lowered the ride height and increased the width of the GL63 AMG…. Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz Gets Strong Sales in Canada Last Month

Today, Mercedes-Benz Canada released its sales report for the month of May. So far, it showed a strong performance of the brand in the country. According to Canada Newswire, a grand total of 3,300 Mercedes-Benz, Sprinter and Smart cars were sold last month in Canada. This year marks a total of 14,028 units sold via the MB Canadian retail network alone. There was a recorded figure of 2,820 units retailed for the passenger cars luxury light trucks sold in the country. The breakdown is as follows: 1,618 passenger car units were sold while the luxury light truck’s side accounted for the remaining 1,202. On a year-on-year comparison, the numbers indicate… Continue Reading »

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BRABUS Gives B63 – 620 WIDESTAR its World Debut at Geneva Motor Show

The Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG served  as the basis for the BRABUS B63 – 620 Widestar, a powerful performer that showcases superior styling as well. With its forged wheels, muscular exterior, and a beating heart in the form of a 620-horsepower 5.5L Bi-turbo V8 engine, the vehicle turned heads at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, which served as the world debut stage for one of the German tuner’s latest creations. The WIDESTAR name entails a body conversion for the GL 63 AMG, and foremost among the modifications are the fender flares at the front and the back of the vehicle, adding a full 8 centimeters to the SUV’s width. The… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz India Introduces the Premium Segment with the New A-Class

Based on a report by The Hindu Business Line, Mercedes-Benz India will be entering the premium segment with the A-Class this coming summer. Eberhard Kern, Managing Director and CEO of Mercedes-Benz India, said that although it would be the first time for the A-Class to hit the Indian market, it would be the refreshed version of the model. He stated that the move is aimed to go against the BMW X1. Starting next month until the rest of the year, the company will also be releasing the new GL, CLA, E-Class and the diesel type B-Class. The position of the company in the Indian market seemingly remains strong which is… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz GL-Class: “The Best of the Best”

The official website of Mercedes-Benz USA stated that one of their vehicles is about to be bestowed another award. Based on the report, the second-generation GL-Class SUV of Mercedes-Benz bagged the “Best of the Best” award from AutoWeek magazine under its truck group. The GL-Class beat the other contenders of this category like the Acura RDX, Infiniti JX35, Ford Escape and Mazda CX-5. Steve Cannon, president and CEO of MB USA, said that they are extremely honored to get the award. He added that beating the competition was mainly due to the impressive performance, features and functionality of their product especially with U.S. customers. For more information about this story,… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz GL Class Miniatures Now Offered

New collectibles are coming to Mercedes-Benz sales partners and the online store—this time, fans will be able to grab Mercedes-Benz GL Class miniature replicas. These are true to the original, as they use the same CAD data used to manufacture the parts of the vehicle. The hand-assembled models are available in five different paint schemes and in two scales: 1:18 and 1:43. For this new set, Mercedes-Benz is taking the detail to a whole new level. The decorations—the details that include pattern painting, stickers, chrome-plating, et cetera—total up to 253 for the 1:18 scale models, which usually just get around 150 decorations. The 1:18 scale models have more than 120… Continue Reading »

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