smart won this year’s Interactive/Physical Innovations at the International Art Director’s Club awards. This is for the interactive game called eball which shows off the dynaminism of the e-driven smart car. The eball game works like the ping pong game that we play years ago. In this game however, instead of using a joystick to drive the ball back and forth on the court, you use two smart electric drives. Dr. Annette Winkler, Head of smart said, “We wanted participants to experience the incredible driving fun of the electric smart and smart eball achieved that perfectly.” She added, “The aim of the game was understood immediately and anyone can just… Continue Reading »
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Chris Harris of Autoblog made a video of three of the most dashing cars in the market today. How often do you find German mean machines together in one clip? Rare, I bet. In one of those rare occasions, the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series is featured with he BMW M3 GTS and Porsche GT3 RS 4.0. For two days, the three super cars were pitted, analyzed and examined thoroughly. On the first day, the features of the cars were highlight while on the second day, the cars were raced on the track. Want to know who won? Errr… watch the video! Source: Autoblog
In celebration of hitting the 2 million video view mark, the official Mercedes AMG YouTube channel released a special thank you video. While the rationale for having a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe drift haphazardly through some Laguna Seca corners escapes us, it’s a nice little showcase of the raw power and ability of the C63. The reception to the video hasn’t been very warm, with just over 32,000 views as of the time this article was written. Some commenters even pointed out that the video could have been much, much better if better angles or better editing could have been used. Still, at least the channel went out of its… Continue Reading »
Mercedes-Benz Head of Designs Gordon Wagener presented the Concept Style Coupe at the Avant/Garde Diaries event in Los Angeles. In the video, you would see that the emphasis is on the new headlight design that looks like a human’s eye, with “eyebrow and eyeball. What’s notable too is the futuristic look that the CSC has. Texts will not be able to fully explain the beauty and magnificence of the new Concept Style Coupe so just check out the video to appreciate its “avant garde”.
Tuner Wald International released a video of their version of the Mercedes S and CLS Class Black Bison. In the video, you will see that both cars are in black with the S-Class getting an R13 RENOVATIO matte black x black alumite rims that measures 22 inches. The Wald CLS on the other hand, looks grat with its P21C Portofino II polished in matte black x polish. “The stylish front face and aggressive rear bumper design create the difference from other W221 on the street” can also be seen in the Black Bison. The W218 or Wald CLS has ventilated fenders, really masculine front fascia and aerodynamic side skirts. Meanwhile,… Continue Reading »
This is a video of the Mercedes G63 AMG, inviting us to drive the new vehicle. To give you an idea of how the car performs, you should know that the G63 delivers 544 HP and 760 Nm of torque. The acceleration is from 0 to 62 mph in 5.4 seconds and its maximum speed is at 130 mph or 210 km/h. Meanwhile, G65 AMG produces 612 HP and a torque of 1,000 Nm and accelerates at 5.3 seconds in 0 to 62mph. The top speed is at 143 mph, this is all because of the twin-turbo 6-liter engine that it is equipped with.
Brought to our attention by regular reader Jay, here’s a teaser video that can be found in Mercedes-Benz’s official YouTube channel on design fundamentals. Forget brand names, designer Luke Leitch says. He goes on to describe what he feels are what you should look for in a design. Curiously, the video doesn’t show a car or a detail but a seat, done with highlights of lime green. Definitely not a color normally associated with factory cars from the German automaker. The end of the video shows the phrase, “do you dare challenge your perception?” Well, Mercedes may be preparing us for something truly different, as we shall see with the… Continue Reading »