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Car2go suspends service in Miami

Daimler’s ride-sharing service car2go is suspending its service in Miami effective March 1, citing ‘soft demand’ in the area. That is despite some 32,000 individuals who have signed up for the service, which is backed by 300 smart vehicles for the Miami fleet. According to a company spokesperson, the $1 charge applied by the state for rental-car services is stifling car2go’s prospects. This is especially true because other ride-sharing platforms–such as Uber–as well as taxis are not subject to that same charge. $1 may not seem like much, but people who get used to ride-sharing services will depend on those services, and people will be discouraged by a constant $1 charge… Continue Reading »

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New Mercedes-AMG GT Caught On Camera Again

The Mercedes-AMG GT was caught on camera again while going through testing in cold weather conditions, as shown on a report from gtspirit.com. The venue for the cold-weather tests conducted by engineers of the luxury vehicle manufacturer was northern Sweden. While the heavy camouflage on the AMG GT did not make it easy to look into the details of the exterior of the vehicle, the emergence of the photos gives an indication that a faster version of the original AMG GT is still in the plans of the German luxury vehicle manufacturer. It remains uncertain whether this particular model will be the Black Series model or not due to the… Continue Reading »

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Possible Mercedes-Benz Pickup Mule Spied

Industry watchers are already aware of the possibility that a Mercedes-Benz Pickup may be released into the market. Recently, spy photos emerged showing a modified version of a Nissan Navara/NP300 that industry watchers think will be the pickup truck of the German luxury vehicle manufacturer, as shown on a report from autoevolution.com. Mercedes-Benz already indicated that the pickup truck will be a mid-size vehicle designed mainly for South Africa, Latin America, Europe and Australia. Sales volume in the segment is expected to reach high levels by the end of the decade. It is possible for the vehicle to feature six-cylinder gasoline and diesel engines. They are also expected to enter… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-AMG C63 Convertible Spotted Going Through Cold Weather Testing

Spy shots of the camouflaged Mercedes-AMG C63 Convertible emerged recently as it went through testing under cold weather conditions, as shown on a report from worldcarfans.com. For the most part, the C63 Convertible is a C63 Coupe with a soft top. It is equipped an impressive-looking front fascia featuring a singer bar grille along with a set of large-size air intakes. It also comes with sportier side skirts and AMG-style exhaust system. It sits on a set of lightweight alloy wheels featuring high-performance brakes. While the interior cabin will be similar to the C63 Coupe, a number of enhancements may be made, including the switchgear used in controlling its retractable… Continue Reading »

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Presenting the Brabus Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG 4MATIC

The famous Mercedes-Benz tuner Brabus recently unveiled their new work with the AMG Sport variant of the C-Class. The car specialist chose the Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG 4MATIC for their new project and gave it a significant power boost as well as some visual enhancements. According to the source, the tuner increased the output of the C450 AMG’s 3.0-liter biturbo V6 from 367 PS and 520 Nm of torque by putting an extra 43 PS and 50 Nm of torque to it. The engine boost raises the overall power of the car to 410 PS and 570 Nm of torque. That means, the output of the C450 is already near the power that the… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes says engines will be louder in 2016 F1 season

Because of revised F1 rules on exhausts, Mercedes AMG Petronas technical chief Paddy Lowe said that F1 cars are sure to be ‘significantly’ louder this upcoming 2016 season. Since the shift to the new power units, many fans and enthusiasts have complained that the sound you hear as an F1 car speeds by just isn’t the same anymore–and it’s not a very good change. The sound of an engine’s roar is part of any F1 race’s atmosphere, and the power units just aren’t providing the same kind of auditory oomph as engines of many seasons past. In a video via Mercedes, Paddy Lowe said that the changes in the regulations will… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz planning Texas regional distribution and training facility

Mercedes-Benz will be constructing a regional distribution center for parts along with a training facility in Grapevine, Texas, set to be completed in 2017. In order to boost the flow in the supply chain of spare parts headed to dealers and customers, Mercedes-Benz is counting on this new regional parts distribution center. It is planned to have a total area of 254,000 square feet. On the other hand, the learning and training facility is a planned technical facility that will cater to the ongoing training of technicians in Mercedes-Benz’s Southwestern USA dealerships. The current training center is in Houston, Texas, and is slated to relocate to the Grapevine facility once it is completed. Some… Continue Reading »

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