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Mercedes-Benz Receives Awards At The Fleet World Honours

Significant changes implemented by Mercedes-Benz resulted to its receiving the Most Improved Fleet Manufacturer Award during the 2013 Fleet World Honours. Some of the changes the company implemented were the creation of a Strategic Account Manager team and the Small Business Partnership plan. The company also introduced the Direct Sales Programme and the Chauffeur Programm. The retailer training and development of the company was also accredited by the IMI. Fleet sales in the UK market of the company increased by seven percent in 2012. More than half of the sales of the company came from the fleet market. Mercedes-Benz was also praised by Steve Moody, the Fleet World editor. He… Continue Reading »

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SL Body Structure Reaps Design Award

Mercedes-Benz’s new SL has picked up yet another award in recognition of its groundbreaking advances in the car’s design. Garnering 1st place at the 2012 EuroCarBody Awards, the SL was recognized for the intelligent design methods that were adopted in producing the all-aluminum structure. As has been pointed out by the carmaker, the new SL’s body is 110 kilos lighter compared to a similarly-sized body that would use traditional steel structures. In fact, the current SL’s structure is 140 kilos lighter than the SL it replaced. All this was recognized by the more than 500 industry representatives who cast their votes at the 14th Global Car Body Benchmarking Conference held… Continue Reading »

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SLK named as Germany’s Most Beautiful Car

It doesn’t come much as a surprise but rather a flattering affirmation that Mercedes-Benz is one of the most awarded premium vehicle manufacturers ever. The company’s latest in its long list of achievements is the awarding of AUTO BILD magazine’s Design Award to the Mercedes-Benz SLK. Following the tire tracks of the E-Class back in 2009 and the SLS AMG last year, the SLK makes the company proud by bagging the prize for 2011. Almost 90,000 loyal readers of the popular AUTO BILD specialist magazine voted for Mercedes-Benz’s latest SLK roadster. Now, proudly sitting on top of its hood are bragging rights as Germany’s most beautiful car, a title the… Continue Reading »

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And the Golden Steering Award goes to the new CLS

When you’ve been voted by almost 250,000 readers and a mix of 40 auto experts and public figures, then it only means one thing—you’ve got it made. It should be no surprise that the car which hooked the Golden Steering Award for best new product in the executive and luxury class segment is none other than the new Mercedes-Benz CLS. If you’re guessing who gave the award, it was a joint effort by Bild am Sonntag, Auto Bild and 26 other publications across Europe. The award is actually one of the most prestigious in the entire European continent. In Berlin to receive it was Daimler AG Chairman and CEO of… Continue Reading »

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E-Class Cabriolet and SLS AMG Gullwing vested the Autonis Design awards

With 21,000 readers taking part to vote for their favorite vehicles, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet takes the biggest piece of the cake to clinch the Auto, Motor Und Sport Autonis Design award for most beautiful cars under the Convertibles category. The Sports car category meanwhile was dominated by the Cabrio’s sister, the SLS AMG Gullwing supercar. It’s easy to understand how the Cabrio won the hearts of readers. Apart from the open-air-convert sensation that the Cabrio instills with its graceful fabric soft top, it also has clear attractive side proportions that creates a lovely silhouette at dusk and dawn. Technological prowess? The Cabrio boasts a neck-level AIRSCARF® heating system to… Continue Reading »

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SLS AMG wins Golden Classic Steering Wheel award

It’s unanimous—the SLS AMG is this year’s AUTO BILD KLASSIK’s Golden Classic Steering Wheel awardee. With the help of 7300 votes, the Gullwing supercar outstripped each and every one of its competitors, which includes sport coupes and convertibles from all over Europe, namely Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and France, and through the help of all the loyal AUTO BILD KLASSIK readers that participated in the contest. Numbering around 23,500, the readers went on to vote for their favorite sports coupe or convertible. As the leading publications for both vintage and classic vehicles, AUTO BILD KLASSIK called upon its readership to vote for whichever sports vehicle for them was best… Continue Reading »

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Atego crowned king of trucks at IAA

Which is the International Motor Show (IAA) Commercial Vehicle’s Truck of the Year 2011? None other than the Mercedes-Benz Atego of course. This 12-ton heap of German engineering perfection bagged the most votes for it to win the prestigious award of being crowned the big daddy of all commercial vehicles. Around 23 automotive journalists from all over the world were on hand to witness the awarding ceremony and saw the Atego win in all its splendor. The Atego is an extremely versatile truck for both short and long-distance services. The series-built Atego 1222 EEV BlueTec Hybrid is even better. Apart from pioneering hybrid technology into commercial vehicles, it now offers… Continue Reading »

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