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Video and Photos of the Mansory Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe Diamond Edition

The 2016 Mercedes-Maybach Pullman was definitely a show-stealer at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. It debuted alongside the 2016 Mercedes-Benz C350e Plug-In Hybrid and the V-ision Plug-In Hybrid concept van based on the V-Class. Popular aftermarket tuners also took the opportunity to highlight their work with some Mercedes cars. Among the ones that stood out were the 850 hp Brabus Mercedes S-Class Rocket 900, and the more powerful Mansory Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe Diamond Edition. According to Carscoops, the Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe’s 5.5-liter biturbo V8 engine was fitted with Mansory’s M1000 tuning kit. It allows the car’s original 577 hp with 900 Nm of torque AMG engine to build an astonishing output of up to 972… Continue Reading »

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Official: Mercedes-Benz Pickup in the Works

Mercedes-Benz recently revealed its plan to develop a luxury pickup truck. The project was unveiled by Voker Mornhinweg in Germany through a life-size clay model, according to Wall Street Journal. Based on the report, the Mercedes-Benz pickup will have an estimated carrying capacity of 2,200 pounds. The power of the vehicle will be provided by a four- or six-cylinder engine. Looking at the picture, the design appeared to have some of the styling elements of the GLA-Class and the brand’s vans. The article stated the cabin of the truck will be able to hold up to four passengers, and it will be adorned with opulent leather seats with chrome furnishings…. Continue Reading »

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Ouch! 1955 Mercedes SLS 300 Smashes Into a 1959 Jaguar

Last Saturday, two iconic cars with a combined value of around £5 million were on a collision course during a qualifying race at the 73rd Goodwood Members’ Meeting. The two involved were a 1955 Mercedes SLS 300 “Porter Special” and a 1959 Lister-Jaguar “Knobbly”. According to Daily Mail, the 1955 Mercedes SLS 300 had an estimated value of £4 million while the Jaguar was priced at approximately £1 million. Both cars were left in a really bad shape after the incident on the Goodwood track. The source said the Mercedes was owned by Dr. Klaus Lahr, a German car collector. It came from the factory as a Mercedes 300 SL, but it was customized after a very serious car… Continue Reading »

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Lewis Hamilton Vows to Set Another Record in Formula One

Coming off from a Formula One World Championship win last season as well as a fresh and perfect victory in Australian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton promised everyone that he will set another record in the sport with his Mercedes Silver Arrow. According to Daily Mail, one of the targets in Hamilton’s sights is breaking the record his team set last year when it comes to number of victories in a season. It should be noted that F1 team Mercedes-AMG Petronas won 16 out of the 19 races in 2014. So far, that’s the highest number of wins in a season, surpassing the previous 15 victories set by McLaren in 1988 together with Ferrari… Continue Reading »

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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE with Facelift Strips Down Its Camo

  The facelifted 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE finally shed off its camouflage. Here are the official photos showing the beauty outside and within the interior of the M-Class successor: These photos provided by Carscoops may not have the best quality or size, but the images definitely show how much the Mercedes-Benz GLE evolved into a sporty yet elegant mid-size SUV. It is indeed worthy of taking the mantle of the M-Class and a worthy rival of the BMW X6. Based on the pictures, the facelifted GLE is not much different than its coupe counterpart. It does, however, carry redesigned headlamps, front grille, bonnet, tail lamps, bumpers, and exhaust tips. In the cabin, it… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes Alabama Plant Workers Have the Highest Pay in US

It really pays off working with Mercedes, in a literal sense. According to Reuters, citing a study conducted by the Center for Automotive Research, workers at the Mercedes Alabama plant have the highest hourly pay and benefits compared to other car factories in the US. On the other hand, the people in the rival luxury car makers of the brand, namely BMW and Volkswagen, are the least earners based on the same study. The findings showed that each worker at the Mercedes Alabama plant earn an average of $65 per hour. The laborers at the Chattanooga, Tennessee plant of Volkswagen make an average of $38 hourly while the ones at the… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes Targets 10 Plug-In Hybrid Cars by 2017

Mercedes-Benz recently revealed that it is planning to add 10 more models in its plug-in hybrid cars. The company said it is targeting that number by 2017. The German luxury car maker revealed that it is expecting to release at least one new model carrying the technology in every four months. Based on the new naming system of Mercedes, the individual powertrain designations of its vehicles will be indicated by a small letter following the model name. In this case, its plug-in hybrid variants will be identifiable with an “e”. The latest example of a model to adopt the updated naming scheme is the C 350 Plug-In Hybrid, which has been renamed as the… Continue Reading »

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